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Amazing ship channel views!

Amazing views of shipping channel from almost every room. Spectacular sun-drenched, 1930’s colonial. Wonderful layout with hardwood floors, three fireplaces, updated kitchen and possible in-law apartment. Heated outbuilding could be guest cottage, art studio

Tax Information on Extended First Time Homebuyer Credit

The new Worker, Homeownership and Business Assistance Act signed into law on Nov. 6, 2009 extends the first time homebuyer credit of $8,000 to sales made on homes purchased before April 30, 2010. The credit remains a fully refundable credit and does not have to be repaid. It is available to taxpayers whose income is […]

Homebuyer Tax credit is extended and expanded!

Common questions regarding the new tax credit- The UI bill including the homebuyer tax credit extension and expansion has passed the House by a vote of 403-12 after passing the Senate last night 98-0. The new provisions take effect as soon as President Obama signs the bill, which we expect will be before the weekend. […]

Boston Financial times article regarding Munjoy Hill

ARTS & WEEKEND House & Home By Rebecca Knight Portland, Maine, is one of those idyllic American cities. With a population of nearly 65,000, it’s not too big and not too small. It’s clean and safe and has plenty of culture: a symphony orchestra, an acclaimed art museum and more restaurants per capita than most […]

Change in October Show

During the month of October, we will be showing the photographic work of Sophie Sunrise Doughter. Sophie’s show… Roadside Attractions is a journey through what many of us do not see… her work for this show is printed directly on stretched canvas which yields a beautiful and original piece of artwork. Please visit her website […]

Gallery 1 3 2

Townsend Real Estate spent over nine thousand hours restoring our two hundred year old building with the end result as our office space & an active art gallery with the capabilities of showing over twenty five pieces… Gallery 1 3 2 has focused on local artists for the last two years & opens a new […]

Spectacular turnout!

For those of you who don’t know, Portland galleries and art museums sponser an art walk on the first Friday of each month. Townsend Real Estate’s own Gallery 132 had a spectacular turnout this past Friday due to the winning combination of local artist Tita Townsend’s abstact work, bluegrass music from members of the renowned […]


The Task of downsizing can be daunting. It most often can be an adult child’s largest challenge. Frequently, downsizing occurs as a result of a crisis in the life of your loved one. This leaves them feeling out of control and important decisions are often made too quickly by their family. A home is often […]