The real world for local real estate values is not just the MLS search brackets you peddle for property listings in your local burg.
Other places on the dark blue, deep green marble for the starter house fetching $400,000. The dirty but nice blue light special costs varying amounts of clams.
But knowing there are spots on the Earth where for that kind of money, you could buy ten houses or more for the same pile of coins.
Maine is like that. More for less. Plenty more. Start on the low end of the Maine real estate price range.
Work your way up to check out the middle weights, the heavy hitters and you find way less zeroes in the Maine property prices.
Around all the types of Maine real estate listings.
So shaking my head happens when the price seems so high for the little that you get in some real estate markets outside Maine.
Or other smaller rural states not loaded with people. But double, triple dosed in more space, acreage included with all the property sales.
Banks from outside the state also have the same thinking. Used to six zero place property prices hanging off the real estate listings they mortgage.
If the Maine home with fireplace, tin ceilings, patterned hardwood floors and two baths is priced in the $50's, it must be a dump. NOoooooot in Maine Toto.
Then when you venture away from the low property price and the oohs and ahhhs shift to look at all the space, natural beauty of Maine.
The eye candy of the surroundings make the heart of a buyer used to nose bleed high property listings have a heart that lub dubs. Harder, quicker and excitement builds.
Maine, big state, low cost property, friendy people. What are you waiting for?
Make the call, send the smoke signal or text. Get on your horse and ride. But in the meantime, we bring the property listings in Maine to you. Tap into our videos of local events, the real estate in Maine. Visit our Maine real estate video channel.