STATEWIDE – March was a banner month for Maine’s real estate market.
The healthy market led to major gains in both sales and prices for single family homes. Sales were up 6.5 percent compared to numbers from one year ago. Not to mention, the median sales price shot up nearly 5 percent to 170,000 dollars.
Nationally, single family homes sales rose nearly 11 percent in the last year, with a nearly 9 percent rise in sale prices..
May 2nd and 3rd is Maine open house weekend.
Marie Flaherty, the president of the Maine association of realtors said “If you are in the market to sell your home, this is the ideal event to capture maximum buyer attention.”