Monthly Archives: September 2014

Hiring a Commercial Real Estate Appraiser

So you find yourself needing to have a real estate appraisal performed by a certified appraiser in order to obtain a loan for a purchase transaction. Here are a few things you should know: As defined by the Uniform Standards of … Continue reading

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Maine Real Estate & Development Association (MEREDA) Hosts Annual Fall Social on October 23 on Portland’s Waterfront

Sponsored by:  Bangor Savings Bank, Preti Flaherty, and Libby Hill When:  October 23, 2014 | Time:  5:00 – 7:00 PM Where: Hilton Garden Inn, Portland Downtown Waterfront, 65 Commercial St., Portland, ME About the Event: Join MEREDA for Hors d’oeuvres, … Continue reading

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Appealing FEMA’s Newly Proposed Flood Maps

The roll-out of newly proposed flood insurance rate maps could hinder the rights of owners to develop their properties or dramatically increase insurance costs. In the coming weeks, communities across New England in close proximity to bodies of water will … Continue reading

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MEREDA’s “Morning Menu” Breakfast Event: Environmental Challenges Associated with Historic Redevelopment Projects

Maine’s State Historic Preservation Tax Credit has focused many development projects on the historic buildings in Maine, many of which were otherwise neglected, vacant and underutilized.  However, these older buildings contain environmental challenges that need to be addressed as part … Continue reading

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