On June 22nd of this year, a young moose showed up behind the Lakepoint Real Estate building. Her visit attracted may onlookers and many calls to the game warden. After a couple days of hanging out by the dam, the warden showed up to shoo her into the [...]
This week the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the second time this summer. What does this mean for your mortgage rates and pre-approval amounts?
We aren’t going to get into a full analysis of economic trends, but here’s a quick summary of what this means.
The Federal Reserve sets the cost of borrowing short-term money. This [...]
Belgrade Lakes Region Real Estate Update 2021
The Belgrade Lakes Region has become a destination spot for those looking for their own “piece of Maine”. A trend that unfolded from the pandemic is significant movement of people from urban areas to destinations like Maine. The COVID pandemic allowed for many people to [...]
Every year the Maine Audubon Society partners with volunteers around the state to promote healthy lakes, clean water and quality habitat for loons. On the third Saturday each July over 1,000 volunteers head to the lakes and ponds here in Maine to observe and count the number of adult loons, chicks and nests. The [...]
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Starting a new hobby can be both exciting and intimidating, luckily ice fishing is a winter hobby that can be enjoyed with a few pieces of equipment and there are endless opportunities throughout the state. For many outdoor enthusiasts, ice fishing is one of [...]
The Belgrade Lakes Region experienced a year like no other. In 2020, there were 415 properties sold in the area, 159 of those being waterfront properties. Along with an increase in sales prices, the region realized a 31% increase in overall sales, and a 55% increase in waterfront sales [...]