Buying a Home in Maine

Welcome to the Maine State Resource Center. Whether you are new to Maine, or a native, we have resources to help you get educated about buying and financing a home.


City Websites in Maine

You’ll find countless helpful resources and contact information for your questions at the local level.

City Websites in Maine


Maine School Ratings & Info

Maine Dept of Education
for information on schools and school “report cards.”
Maine School Report Cards

GreatSchools.org

School performance info at

GreatSchools.org for Maine


Property Research & Inspection Tools for Maine

Maine Coalition of Home Inspection Professionals

Frequently Asked Questions


Home Loan & Down Payment Assistance in Maine

US Dept of Housing & Urban Development: Maine Homeowner Assistance
HUD: Maine Homeowner Assistance Programs

Maine State Housing Authority: Various home buyer programs
Maine Housing Authority Programs


Good Neighbor Next Door Program

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Program that offers Police Officers, Fire Fighters, Emergency Medical Technicians, and Pre-K thru 12th Grade Teachers a 50% discount off the list prices of homes.

HUD Good Neighbor Next Door Program


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