A Comprehensive Guide to Portland and Southern Maine
Southern Maine, and particularly the Portland area, has been the winner of many recent life style and business awards. Most recently Portland, Maine has been honored with the following:
Top 10 Best Places to Live (#5) - Men's Journal 2015
#3 Best Citiy for Families - Parenting Magazine 2012
Top 10 City for Job Prospects - Forbes.com 2012
Ranked as 7th Greenest City in the US - Travel & Leisure 2012
Top 100 Places to Live in the US - Relocate America 2010
#5 America's Coolest Small Towns - Jetsetter 2015
America's Foodiest Small Town - Bon Appetit 2009
Maine Regions Geographically Diverse
you are moving from across town or from another state, it's always a
major event in your life! We have helped many families and individuals
relocate to and from the Greater Portland area and many communities
throughout Southern Maine.
Maine is a large and varied state and
includes 16 counties, of which Cumberland and York are the most
populous. For more details of each Maine county:
Maine is a large and varied state offering crisp ocean air, majestic mountains, crystal clear lakes and abundant outdoor recreation, making it a perfect place for the adventurous or those who simply enjoy beautiful scenery and solitude.
We often find that people relocating to Maine or considering a vacation home are not aware of the size and scope of the state. Cities, towns and villages along the coast can often be hundreds of miles apart. Southern Maine, which includes both Cumberland and York counties, is home to Portland, the business center of the state. Here you will find many of the coastal communities for which Maine has become famous. Lake Sebago, well known for lakefront homes and excellent public beaches is about 40 minutes from the Greater Portland area.
Search for Homes
As you begin your property search we can easily correspond by email and phone. Together, we'll determine what type of home, price range, and neighborhoods you are interested in. We'll send you every home or property that is currently available that matches your criteria. Our detailed MLS Search system is designed with this in mind. We have developed an expertise of working with clients from out-of-state. It is our job to make sure you have enough information about schools, sub-divisions, local market conditions and local culture so that you feel comfortable and confident in making a real estate decision.
When you visit, we'll be ready! Together we will visit the neighborhoods and homes that interest you the most.
Remember - As top Portland and Southern Maine Realtors®, it's our job to know this area inside and out, and we want to make your transition as smooth as possible.