For the month ending October 31st, 2009, Happy Halloween :), the city of Portland saw 49 residential real estate transactions take place at a median price point of 200K, down 9% in pricing from October 2008, but representing a volume increase of 25%, perhaps due largely to the Maine first time homebuyer purchasing prior to the possible expiration of the federal housing tax credit. The current inventory of homes as of today was 432, down marginally from last mont.
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Maine Buyers Agent