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Maine Festival Season

by Fontaine Family

Can you believe it is going to be August in just a couple of days?

 August means camping, hiking, kayaking, back to school shopping, nice weather (hopefully), and the start of Festival season in Maine! 

Starting with the Bangor State Fair that is currently going on until August 3rd...all the way to the Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival at the end of the month…there is no shortage of Maine Festivals in August.

There is something for everyone…Topsham Fair, Great Falls Balloon Festival, Portland Chamber Music Festival, Wilton Blueberry Festival and so many more. 

Check them all out here and plan out the festivals you want to check out this month!


Homes Wanted

by Fontaine Family

We Have Buyers Looking For Properties That Meet Theses Criteria:

Buyer looking for a condo with 1st floor bedroom in Brunswick up to $300,000

1st Time Buyer looking for a 3 bedroom ranch in Lewiston/Auburn up to $140,000

Buyer looking for a waterfront property North of Lewiston/Auburn up to $275,000

Buyer looking for move-in ready home in Rural Development qualified area in the outskirts of Lewiston/Auburn up to $125,000

Investor/User looking for garage space for trucks in Lewiston/Auburn at any price

Investor/User looking for a gas station close to the turnpike between Brunswick and Fairfield up to $500,000

If you have a property to sell that matches any of these descriptions, call 784-3800 today...we could have your property under contract in 24 hours!

Fontaine Team Named One of America's Top 1,000

by Fontaine Family



Fontaine Family – The Real Estate Leader’s Team, From Auburn, Had an Impressive 333 sides and is One of Maine’s Top Professional Teams.



Fontaine Family – The Real Estate Leader was named one of America’s top real estate professional teams by REAL Trends and as advertised in The Wall Street JournalFontaine Team is once again a member of the “The Thousand Top Real Estate Professionals,” a prestigious national awards ranking sponsored annually by the two respected publications.  Fontaine Team is ranked in the top one half of 1 percent of the more than 963,000 REALTORS® nationwide.

The Thousand real estate professionals was announced on June 27, 2014, with four separate categories honoring the top 250 residential agents and agent teams for excellence in:

  • Individual Sales Professionals—Sales volume
  • Individual Sales Professionals—Transaction sides (in each real estate transaction, there are two sides that can be represented by a real estate agent: a buyer’s and a seller’s.)
  • Team Professionals—Sales volume
  • Team Professionals—Transaction sides                               

According to The Thousand, Fontaine Team had transaction sides totaling 333 transaction sides, ranking them 118th, in the nation.

“The best individual agents and teams—including Fontaine Team’s award-winning efforts—were nothing short of phenomenal considering the recovering real estate market,” said Steve Murray, founder of Denver-based publishing and communications company REAL Trends, which compiled the list. 

“Becoming a member of such an elite group as The Thousand is an incredible accomplishment in any market, but what Fontaine Team did during these challenging times is impressive on so many levels,” said Marti Gallardo, vice president of classified advertising for The Wall Street Journal.  “Their efforts topped 99.99 percent of the more than 963,000 REALTORS nationwide.”

“I am absolutely thrilled to be named to The Thousand,” said Brenda Fontaine, broker/owner of Fontaine Family – The Real Estate Leader.  “Even with the market’s challenges, it’s incredibly gratifying to help clients find their dream homes as well as help them sell their properties quickly and for the highest price possible.”

The ranking of The Thousand can be found at:

Happy 4th of July!

by Fontaine Family


July is prime time in the Real Estate market...our busiest time of the year, but we wanted to pause for a minute and say

Have a safe a happy Independence day weekend!

Camping, Barbequeing, Hiking, Biking, Kayaking, Fireworks, S'Mores....

What is your favorite thing to do on the 4th?

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