Year after year, New Hampshire has ranked in the Top 10 and often in the Top 3 for “Best Places to Live” in the nation. In fact, some surveys rank New Hampshire in the top three best places to raise a family. There is so much to see and do, from New Hampshire’s picturesque mountains to its sandy beaches to its lakes and hiking trails. As much time as you can spend enjoying scenic New Hampshire, you can equally spend in some of New England’s biggest cities with Boston just a short drive away. Basically, New Hampshire offers a whole lot for everyone.
In 2020, we saw a great amount of people put their home buying dreams on hold to wait out the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, as of May 2021, reports show a spike in home buying, especially in the metropolitan areas— perhaps as buyers take advantage of the low mortgage rates. We are also seeing a great amount of people relocating from out of the city, resulting in many of the coveted luxurious properties finally becoming available.
Although one of the smallest coastlines in the country, spanning just 18 miles, New Hampshire’s beautiful seacoast is a popular destination for tourists, vacationers, and potential home buyers. Residents particularly enjoy the close proximity to popular places such as Hampton Beach, a favorite beach of the state known for its array of family-friendly activities and local events.
Located entirely on islands, New Castle, NH is rapidly growing in popularity as one of the most quintessential summer spots in the state. Homes in this ocean side town are some of the most desirable in the area, with an array of different styles and designs sure to offer something for everyone. Whether you’re looking to buy or sell a home in New Castle, however; navigating the housing market amidst the current climate of the pandemic is challenging to say the least. Now more than ever, the need to work with a qualified real estate professional has never been more important.
The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically affected the housing market, sparking a surge in home sales and low inventory across the country. With the entire home selling and buying process turned upside down due to new policies and new demands, the need for a real estate agent to walk you through the process has never been greater.
You, like many others, may be ready to take the next step in real estate but are concerned about the possibility of a “bubble." In fact, over the last few months we’ve seen a resurgence of the use of the word “bubble” in regard to the hot market in 2020, and a concern that it will lead to a burst in 2021.
We know that home rental sites, particularly Airbnb, have become very trendy and popular in recent years. What is even more interesting is that Airbnbs have continued to increase in popularity because of the pandemic.
If you’re seeking a waterfront home in the Lakes Region, Meredith, NH is a great option. Located on the shorelines of Lake Winnipesaukee, Meredith is home to a little over 6,000 residents. This town is filled with charm and beautiful views, especially from its popular downtown.
Londonderry, NH - 03.22.2021 - Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Verani Realty was named the #21 HomeServices Franchise Company in the network on March 22nd at the 2021 Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Sales Convention. The BHHS Affiliates network consists of 1,462 franchisees and 50,490 agents across the United States, Canada, Europe and Mexico. In 2020, the BHHS Network had 72% industry share of voice, 1 billion global impressionas and over 360,000 transactions, which resulted in $138.8 billion in volume.
Kittery Maine is a small town nestled in the southernmost corner of Maine. Inhabited by early English settlers, Kittery received its name from a town founder, Alexander Shapleigh, and his family home of Kittery Court. Today, Kittery, ME is a bustling tourist town just over the border of New Hampshire. Home to just under 10,000 residents, Kittery spans over 75 square miles, 57 of which is water and only 18 is land based. As one of the top five best places to live in York County, this close-knit community is a great place to call home.