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  05/30/2017   Maine developers seek ways to calm the neighbors about new projects
Portland Pres Herald
 
     
  05/18/2017   Experts say Maine needs more housing, more workers to build it
WCSH6
 
     
  05/18/2017   Maine Real Estate Trade Group: 'All Segments are Strong'
Maine Public Broadcasting
 
     
  05/18/2017   With post-recession climb, Maine real estate economy reaches 11-year high
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  05/18/2017   Real estate industry says Maine market isn’t due for bubble-bursting
Bangor Daily News
 
     
  05/18/2017   With post-recession climb, Maine real estate economy reaches 11-year high
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  05/17/2017   MEREDA to release report on health of Maine real estate
WMTW
 
     
  05/17/2017   Real Estate Forecast
WCSH 
 
     
  05/17/2017   Community Growth & Development
Maine Public Radio
 
     
  05/04/2017   MEREDA announces 2016's top real estate projects
Mainebiz
 
     
  05/04/2017   MEREDA announces 2016’s top real estate projects
Avesta Housing
 
     
  03/14/2017   Bill seeks to streamline reviews of some apartment building projects in Maine
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  02/08/2017   People & Business
The Forecaster
 
     
  02/08/2017   Real Estate Group Recognizes Clark
Bangor Daily News
 
     
  01/24/2017   Construction Worker Shortage Causing Higher Building Costs in Maine
Builder Online
 
     
  01/22/2017   Week in review: Hotel projects booming; paper industry group folds
Portland Pres Herald
 
     
  01/20/2017   MEREDA conference highlights 'worker gap'
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/19/2017   Construction worker shortage causing higher building costs in Maine
WCSH
 
     
  01/19/2017   Shortage of Construction Workers Hampering Maine Real Estate Market, Group Says
Maine Public Radio
 
     
  01/19/2017   Podcast with Paul Peck
WGAN
 
     
  01/19/2017   In the Community
The Maine Mag
 
     
  01/19/2017   Job Growth Low Unemployment Create Need For More Portland Area Office Space
Portland Pres Herald
 
     
  01/19/2017   Southern Maine retail real estate sector looks robust
Portland Pres Herald
 
     
  01/19/2017   Brokers: Portland area’s hot multi-family housing market only got hotter in 2016
Portland Pres Herald
 
     
  01/19/2017   Hotel occupancy flat in Maine with more supply on the way
Portland Pres Herald
 
     
  01/19/2017   Rebounding regional economies push development
Portland Pres Herald
 
     
  01/19/2017   Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) 2017 Annual Real Estate Forecast Conference & Member Showcase
Bangor Daily News
 
     
  01/18/2017   Bangor has plenty of big buildings to fill, but the demand is all small
Bangor Daily News
 
     
  05/18/2016   MEREDA Index dips after strong showing in previous reports
Mainebiz
 
     
  05/17/2016   Maine real estate index inches toward pre-recession level
Bangor Daily News
 
     
  05/17/2016   Lack of huge office-property sales causes dip in MEREDA Index
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  04/13/2016   Law enacted to speed legal process for development disputes
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  02/24/2016   People & Business: Feb. 24
The Forecaster
 
     
  02/10/2016   MEREDA hosts meeting in Bangor on lake conservation
WLBZ 2
 
     
  02/05/2016   Conference show optimism for Maine real estate in 2016 – MEREDA Index at 100
New England Real Estate Journal
 
     
  02/02/2016   MEREDA notes industry return to pre-recession levels
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/27/2016   'Rentals meant for millennials': India Street condos tap into hot real estate trends
Portland Phoenix
 
     
  01/24/2016   Week in review: Oil prices down, pot sales up, plus good economic signals
Maine Sunday Telegram
 
     
  01/22/2016   Warehouse shortage fueled by nontraditional uses
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/22/2016   Hoteliers brace for impact of Airbnb
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/22/2016   Holden forecast: Slow, steady for L-A in 2016
Lewiston Sun Journal
 
     
  01/22/2016   Video: Real Estate Report: Industy outlook for 2016
WGME
 
     
  01/22/2016   Positive Trend in 2016 Seen for Maine Real Estate
REXE News
 
     
  01/22/2016   Ready for Business, but No Place to Go
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   As office space fills up, pressure to build in downtown Portland rises
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Office, industrial and retail space all tight, tight, tight in Portland
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Maine real estate index shows positive trend
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Brunswick Landing poised for continued growth
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Old Port keeps retail dominance, analysis shows
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Downtown Portland hotels report robust year
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Breweries, pot growers taking over Portland area’s industrial properties
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   'Caution and optimism' advised as real estate index dips
BDN Maine
 
     
  01/21/2016   More jobs plus low interest and unemployment rates bode well for real estate in 2016
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Prices, volume of Portland multi-family unit sales rebound to 2005 levels
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Downtown Portland hotels report robust year
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/21/2016   Video: 2016 MEREDA Forecast Conference
WCSH6
 
     
  10/16/2015   Letter to the editor: Question 2 on Portland ballot is simply bad business
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  05/13/2015   Cloud hovers over Maine's fertile farming future
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  05/13/2015   Maine real estate activity rises 25%
Mainebiz
 
     
  05/12/2015   Maine real estate market shows record strength, one measure shows
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  05/12/2015   Food, real estate groups discuss city growth
WCSH6
 
     
  06/01/2014   Maine real estate index rises again
Foster’s Daily Democrat
 
     
  05/25/2014   Our View - We can learn a lot from Utah’s development
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  05/23/2014   It takes more than ‘good bones’ — Maine business leaders explore lessons from Utah’s economic success
Bangor Daily News
 
     
  05/21/2014   For better business climate, Maine should look at Utah
The Portland Press Herald
 
     
  05/21/2014   Utah business leader offers economic development tips for Maine
The Lewiston Sun Journal
 
     
  05/20/2014   Boosting Maine's Forbes' List Ranking: Biz Leaders Hash it Out
Maine Public Broadcasting Network
 
     
  05/20/2014   Conference discusses ways to help Maine's business climate
WCSH 6
 
     
  01/24/2014   Reports - Maine real estate market brightening
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/24/2014   Maine home sales up 11.5 percent in December
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/23/2014   Maine Realtors Upbeat About State's Economy
MPBN
 
     
  01/23/2014   Maine real estate ranking shows signs of economic recovery, group says
BDN Maine
 
     
  01/23/2014   Maine real estate poised for growth
WCSH6
 
     
  01/23/2014   Maine realtors say 2013 was a very good year
WGME
 
     
  01/23/2014   Real estate, tourism experts see positive economic signs for Maine
WMTW
 
     
  05/28/2013   New index predicts ‘slow, steady’ recovery for Maine real estate
Bangor Daily News
 
     
  05/25/2013   Real estate index: Maine in slowdown
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  05/23/2013   MEREDA unveils real estate activity index
Mainebiz
 
     
  05/21/2013   Zoning Conversation on Tap for TOMORROW’s Conference in Portland; Municipal Officials Eligible for Free Admission
Maine News Simply
 
     
  05/17/2013   Maine’s Most Notable Commercial Development Projects to be Recognized on Wednesday
PR Maine
 
     
  02/04/2013   MEREDA conference spotlights movement
Mainebiz
 
     
  02/01/2013   Costin: More Architect Hiring Signals Better Times Ahead
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/31/2013   Adams: Housing makes comeback in 2012
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/29/2013   Levesque: Stabilize energy rates nationwide
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/29/2013   Malone: Medical sector to grow in 2013
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/28/2013   Industry leaders talk improvements in 2013: Drew Sigfridson, president of the Maine Real Estate and Development Association, talks with Mainebiz at the annual MEREDA conference about what he thinks could boost business in 2013
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/25/2013   New index captures real estate trends
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/24/2013   Real Estate market showing signs of rebound
WCSH6
 
     
  01/24/2013   Record number of Maine real estate leaders gather to sort through mixed signals; MEREDA Index unveiled
Maine News Simply
 
     
  07/23/2012   Renewed activity, especially in the Portland market, bodes well for Maine development
Mainebiz
 
     
  05/14/2012   Creating the post-auto city
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/27/2012   MEREDA Conference Highlights Real Estate Growth
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/27/2012   Insiders at MEREDA event share real estate forecasts
Mainebiz
 
     
  01/27/2012   Maine's real estate market making slow recovery
Boston Globe
 
     
  01/27/2012   Outlook for Maine real estate brighter
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/27/2012   Experts: Incremental, steady growth in Maine commercial real estate for 2012
Bangor Daily News
 
     
  11/01/2011   Maine Ahead Magazine - Member Q&A
Maine Ahead Magazine
 
     
  10/03/2011   Editorial - LURC Reform Draws Scrutiny
Mainebiz
 
     
  10/01/2011   Maine Ahead Magazine - Member Q&A
Maine Ahead Magazine
 
     
  08/29/2011   Augusta in Focus 2011
Maine Ahead Magazine
 
     
  08/01/2011   Unraveling Red Tape; MEREDA Scores Legislative Successes for Developers
Mainebiz
 
     
  07/01/2011   Mega Trends: Planning with 2030 in Mind
Maine Ahead Magazine
 
     
  06/01/2011   MEREDA: There's Strength in Numbers
Maine Ahead Magazine
 
     
  05/01/2011   Tom Lea: Maine Real Estate & Development Association
Maine Ahead Magazine
 
     
  02/07/2011   Property Predictions: A Breakdown of Maine’s Real Estate Market from MEREDA 2011
(reprinted from Mainebiz’s Feb. 7th issue, Vol. 17, No. 3)

Mainebiz
 
     
  01/28/2011   'Normal' Just Fine For Retail Real Estate
Portland Press Herald
 
     
  01/27/2011   Real Estate Conference
WGME
 
     
  01/27/2011   Real estate professionals 'cautiously optimistic' about 2011
WLBZ
 
     
 
     
 

 

 
     
     
 
 
 

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