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Navigating a Hot Housing Market

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The weather is heating up and so is our real estate market. Being a buyer in a seller’s market can be stressful, but it doesn’t need to be. If you follow these tips, you will be in a better position to edge out the competition in a hot housing market. 1. Get yourself a good agent It is particularly important …

What You Need to Know About Buying a Condo

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Have you been considering buying a condo but weren’t sure about the details specific to purchasing in Maine? Condominiums associations have varying rules, regulations, and fee structures that differ from buying a single-family home, but your broker can help you navigate the buying process with ease. The Maine Condominium Act does a great job protecting buyers of condominiums in Maine. …

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4 Myths of Owning a Vacation Home

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Forget what you’ve heard about owning a vacation home. Sunday River Real Estate is here to debunk the myths and help you find your Happy Place. 1. I will need a minimum of 20 percent down to purchase a second home. According to one of our lending partners, Chad Fletcher with Blue Water Mortgage, you can buy a vacation home …

Why Buy This Spring

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The snow is melting and the river is rising, along with the real estate market!  As we head towards spring and the ski season winds down, more home and condominium owners will decide to put their property on the market.  With more properties to choose from, there is more than one reason why it is a great idea to make …

Have You Found the Right Agent?

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Buying your home is a journey and for that, you need your own real estate agent, a licensed professional who is familiar with local home values, neighborhoods, real estate trends and can write an offer and negotiate on your behalf. When finding your new home, try to think of your agent as a therapist/consultant/collaborator all in one. A good agent …

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Knowing Your Home’s Value

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The family has grown from 3 to 4, your vacation home no longer fits your needs, or a new job is taking you somewhere new—whatever the reason, it’s time to sell. As a buyer or a seller, there is an extensive checklist built into the buying and selling process. The Sunday River Real Estate team is here to guide you …

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What to Do with Multiple Offers on Your Home

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I often hear sellers say, “I hope we get multiple offers and drive the price up.” Be careful what you wish for because more isn’t always better. There are many facets to a multiple offer situation, so let’s break it down. How Sellers Can Handle Multiple Offers At first glance, it appears that sellers are in the driver’s seat when …

Sunday River Market Update

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2019 is almost here, which makes it the perfect time to look back on 2018 and reflect on trends and changes in the real estate market. At Sunday River Real Estate, we are often asked what the local real estate market is like, especially compared to hotbed market areas such as Boston or Southern Maine.  Typically, we follow the trends …

The Latest Mountain Home Trends

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When you think about a mountain house, you probably picture a traditional; cabin style home with antler chandeliers, red plaids and an overwhelming amount of wood and rock. Nowadays, that look seems to be fading, and a more contemporary look with cleaner lines emerging. The Inside Scoop To get the inside scoop on up and coming trends in mountain homes, …

Why You Should Work with Sunday River Real Estate

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Why Choose Us? We know you have many options when buying and listing your home in the Sunday River region, but what our slopeside office and experienced brokers can offer you during this process is unsurpassed. Here are our top reasons to buy or sell with Sunday River Real Estate, the official agency of Sunday River Resort. Insider Knowledge It’s …