Buyer Tips

Real Estate Fraud Warning - It Can Happen to You

We've all seen it on the news. The horrible stories of sweet folks losing their life savings from phishing emails. Fraudsters have infiltrated the real estate world unfortunately. Like many other industries, ours is not immune to falling victim to the seemingly legit looking emails, which unlocks troves of information for the scammers to use. Often without us even knowing.

5 Important Things to Look for at an Open House

It's Sunday! With newspaper in hand, a steamy cup of Dunkin’ and a red jelly donut and you’re off to check out the day’s newest and brightest open houses. You’ve got a full day ahead judging by the size of the paper. Make the most of the day and look for the 5 important items of home buying.

Shhhhh Someone is Listening - Cameras in Homes For Sale

In this age of security systems, baby monitors, pet cams, nanny cams, and other readily available and inexpensive systems, the chances that you are being watched and heard are pretty high. It can be easy to forget this, especially when the cameras are not visible. Realtors are split on the legality of this so I reached out to Kevin Joyce, Cumberland County Sherriff, to find out what the real story was.

Buying a vacation home in Maine - Spotlight on Frye Island

As the weather finally warms up and our thoughts turn to BBQ's, beaches, and finally using some of that saved up vacation time, you might start to wonder if now is the time to buy a vacation home in [...]