SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine – Home sales in Maine are bucking inhabitant and informal trends, as a series of existent single-family homes jumped by some-more than 6 percent in Sep when compared to a year-ago month.
The Maine Association of Realtors reported Tuesday that 1,393 homes were sole final month, adult from 1,307 in Sep 2013.
The median cost rose a small some-more than 1 percent to $175,000 in September.
Both nationally, and in a Northeast, sales volume was down in September, nonetheless median prices rose.
Realtors’ boss Angelia Levesque says a total uncover that a people are feeling improved about a economy and are assured they will keep their jobs.
The biggest jumps in a series of single-family homes sole were in Somerset, Waldo and York counties.