Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Real Estate Sales down in June

SALES DOWN IN JUNE: Sales of single-family existing homes in Maine continued to decrease in June 2008. In a press release to the Maine media, MREIS reports 996 homes sold last month, a drop of 24.32% from last June’s sales figure of 1,316 homes. During the past 12 months, Maine's median sales price decreased nearly six percent to $188,000. The median sales price indicates that half of the homes were sold for more and half sold for less. NAR reports a nationwide sales drop of 14.8% in June. The national median existing single-family home price dropped 6.7% to $213,800. Regionally, sales in the Northeast fell 15.8% during the past 12 months. According to NAR, the regional median sales price decreased 12.6% to $256,700.

Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Real Estate, Market Change buyers sellers

Wow, sorry I have been away so long... but the market has picked up. Perhaps some of it is because there are fewer real estate agents, or perhaps it is repeat customers, but mostly it is because of the service I provide and when people have a pleasant experience they tell everyone.

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