January was not only banner month for snowfall in the state it was a super month for home sales localy here in Aroostook county! Again proving that real estate markets are local and driven by factors not related to the dismal news constantly beraded by the national news networks. The Maine Real Estate Information System is reporting Aroostook county single family home sales increasing 12.85 % in comparison to January 2007. Staewide sales decreased 28% for January 2008. This years large near record snowfall for the state may have had some influence however that trend was not the case for our area.
The stage s set with lower rates and plenty of opportunity for Maine home buyers. The season has provided bountiful snow for all who enjoy the winter sports and outdoor activities now that the end of February nears and and hopes of spring are close at hand get ready to take advantage of spring offerings in the market. Are you looking to purchase real estate in Houlton or Northern Maine? Check out maineproperty4u.com your dream home may be waiting for you here in Aroostook!