Posts By: Kristy Battles

Our Final Real Estate Market and Sales Update for 2020

Wow, what a year in Maine’s residential real estate market, which thrived during 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Statistics released recently by the Maine Association of Realtors and Maine Listings show a sales increase of 9.82 percent for all single-family existing homes sold during 2020. Values increased by double digits with the statewide median… Read more »

Meet Team JMZ at Newcastle Realty

Teams of Real Estate brokers are the new trend in Real Estate firms across the country, with Newcastle Realty on the forefront in this area. Lorrie Zeiner, a seasoned broker with over 35 years experience reaching from Camden to Kennebunk, became Dean Jacobs’ mentor two years ago. Dean’s business background prompted him to approach Lorrie… Read more »

Newcastle Realty Finishes Strong in 2019

Newcastle Realty completed another banner year in 2019 with 168 transactions and $43 Million in sales, putting them in the forefront of the Damariscotta area market. In spite of a very tight supply of for-sale inventory, the number of homes sold during 2019 is at a statistical dead heat with 2018, Maine’s best year ever… Read more »

Cheney Financial Group Recognizes Outstanding Service at Awards Dinner

Dennis Hilton, CEO of Cheney Financial Group, and Suzanne Strachan, President of Cheney Insurance, hosted the annual celebration dinner at The 1812 Farm. The spirit of cooperation, comradery, and team-work by the entire team of 35 CFG associates was recognized. CFG, comprised of Newcastle Realty, Cheney Insurance and Newcastle Vacation Rentals are the leading providers… Read more »

Helping to combat hunger in Lincoln County!

In the spirit of Community Giving, employees from Cheney Financial Group volunteered to help the Rotary and Lions Clubs of Damariscotta-Newcastle fight hunger in Lincoln County. One in seven persons is hungry in Lincoln County. The bell ringing season starts each November and runs through Christmas Eve. Volunteers are the difference between an empty kettle… Read more »

Cheney Financial Group Wraps Up Season’s Events Supporting Local Art, Music and Food!

Cheney Financial Group is comprised of Cheney Insurance, Newcastle Realty and Newcastle Vacation Rentals, all locally owned and managed by a group of dedicated employees. Together, and separately, all three companies have a strong commitment to supporting local businesses and bringing together community.           This summer, CFG hosted three Local Flavors… Read more »

Local Flavors Summer Series- A Huge Success!

Cheney Financial Group hosted the second of three fun summer events for the community filled with laughter and networking on Thursday, August 15. The events support and showcase local artists, local musicians, local food, local brews and wine.  Delicious hors d’oeuvres and tastings of Oxbow and Allagash beer and Cellardoor wine were provided by Lurie… Read more »

Spacious Custom Cape in Damariscotta!

Don’t miss making this your next family home… at 66 Back Meadow Road. Extended Cape privately sited, conveniently located and beautifully built by one of the area’s finest local builders. The home features an open concept kitchen/dining/living area, first floor master bedroom suite, den or office, three large bedrooms on the second floor and a… Read more »

Picturesque cottage in New Harbor offered by Newcastle Realty!

Dine or just unwind on the turreted front porch… at 154 State Route 32, New Harbor. Picturesque, shingle-style cottage with unobstructed views of the ocean! Here is the all-season home you have dreamed about! Built to perfection with tile and wood floors, granite and soapstone counters, fieldstone fireplace and spectacular trim and finish work. Enjoy a… Read more »

Greek Revival Cape in the Mills offered by Newcastle Realty!

Right in the heart of Damariscotta Mills… at 27 Main Street, Nobleboro . This Greek Revival Cape has been meticulously maintained and beautifully restored. Relax on the screened porch overlooking the large, sunny yard with dappled light and mature plantings. Many built-ins, period trim and original floors and windows. Carriage house has room for one… Read more »

Custom Contemporary on the Sheepscot River!

Experience the Maine way of life… at 52 Falls Road, Newcastle. When this local well known carpenter built this house not much was left to be desired. This private custom built contemporary cape on the Sheepscot River offers amazing features such as Corian counter tops, first floor Master bedroom with attached en-suit, soaring cathedral ceilings with a… Read more »

Waterfront Estate on Greenland Cove!

Escape to the coast… at 7 & 16 Periwinkle Point, Bremen. This light-filled, waterfront home offers the peace and serenity you have been searching for! Enjoy your own dock and float on pristine Greenland Cove. Open ocean just minutes away! Polished wood floors greet you the moment you walk in the door. The captivating granite… Read more »

Great Opportunity in Damariscotta!

Great location, great opportunity … at 61 & 63 Church Street, Damariscotta. This is the perfect opportunity to owner occupy this quaint residence located within a short walk to downtown Damariscotta. Get help with your mortgage from the two unit Gambrel cottage on the same lot! Main house has two bedrooms, two & a half bathrooms and… Read more »

Broker Debi Fox Goes the Extra Mile at Newcastle Realty

Debi Fox, one of Newcastle Realty’s seasoned broker team, has been selling real estate in Lincoln County for 18 years.  After selling her business, Fox Glass Works in Damariscotta in 2000, she re-activated her broker’s license. Debi comes by her involvement with real estate naturally.  Her husband, Bruce Lilly, is a local area builder, and… Read more »

Waterfront Condo w/Boat Slip in Newcastle offered by Newcastle Realty!

Location, location, location … at 75 Main Street, Unit #2, Newcastle. Walk to downtown Damariscotta from this waterfront condominium complete with your own boat slip! This two bedroom, two bath, first floor home offers lovely views down river and a deck to view them! Sellers have added their own special touches to this already beautiful unit:… Read more »