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Three Dogs, Two Cats And How Many People Living In The Maine Rental Home?

Three Dogs, Two Cats And How Many People Living In The Maine Rental Home?

Maine rental homes.

The wear and tear on a property listing for sale in Maine can be impacted big time when the occupants are many in number. And the number of animals mirrors what the man with the beard did.

The one with the big boat that took 100 years to round up and build the vessel they took a ride in.

Animals can be scary to buyers.

Real estate agents and brokers too. Fear of getting bitten is not a good mix. With the natural property showing jitters of to buy ot not to purchase this place currently being toured. Garbage removal in Maine rental homes is a big issue too.

Sellers, owners of Maine homes need to help with the financial burden of a place for sale and often carry two mortgages.

The one back here on the home in Maine for sale. Reaching deep, digger hard for the extra money to juggle. To pay the costs of the new place where they relocated, retired, moved to out of town to hang their hat.

So Maine rental homes, as long as they are short term and don’t have the wrong occupant can create income to offset even if not totally cover the expenses of the property.

If the tenant pays the rent on the Maine home faithfully. And if animals, the way the tenant keeps the property are ship shape. And if not lots of “guests”, couch surfers are coming and going like planes at LAX airport.

Wear and tear. Sometimes the Maine home renter is a better fit for the residential listing on the market to sell. Because I love kids, was a single full time Dad, had four raised from grasshopper stage to completion to set free from the nest. But more people, no matter how respectful is wear and tear.

And in some case, bring in some angry kids with personal issues that cause they to take it out on the property. The holes in the walls of the Maine rental home do not help in the marketing. The walk throughs of the place for sale suddenly so sour. Cold not hot to trot and buy happens.

 So Maine rental homes.

We have them to lease out to help out the seller.The renter too until hopefully they can buy their own four walls, roof, floor. farm barn cows photo

Renting out Maine homes.

To for the seller if not at least break even on the expenses of the property. To at least help remove the burden of some of the financial strain.

That the Maine property owner carries and worries about late at night.

Of mowing lawns, plowing driveways and heating a place in the Maine winter.

The expenses can be great running an empty Maine home for sale on remote control. With all the bills following the owner who has relocated to another replacement home. That are steadily landing in their new postal forwarding address box.

Long term Maine home rentals are not in the interest of an owner who needs to sell.

Because lucky to break even happens and it is just waiting for a buyer. Who is less apt to come along, or hang around if there is a year’s Maine home rental lease making a sale pretty hard. houlton maine photos

People need Maine homes today, like yesterday.

Not now but right now.

Or can wait the six to eight weeks for a bank loan process paperwork to be shuffled.

But not able to put their life on hold longer than that.

Most of the Maine home rentals happen for two reasons. The tenant is only going to be here for a year and does not want to buy. Or the credit of the buyer is such that buying a home in Maine is not in the cards.

The stars are just not lining up to allow a purchase because of credit problems getting in the way of buying a house for sale in Maine.

Too high a debt ratio or too low a credit score. Or loss of employment, in the middle of a divorce or some other calamity with sickness that makes buying a Maine home impossible at this time. And not too likely for the foreseeable future either if the credit problems are very serious and long lasting to correct. MooersRealtySearch photo

Here to help with Maine rental homes for tenants who don’t want to sleep in their cars.

Or rack up big expenses in a motel. For property owners of houses in Maine that are empty. Hellooooooo. No one home.

And needing assistance to keep expenses current or close to it by finding a quality renter. for the Maine home to help carry the monthly bill load. 

I’m Maine REALTOR Andrew Mooers, ME Broker

207.532.6573 | [email protected] |

MOOERS REALTY 69 North Street Houlton Maine 04730


Andrew Mooers

Welcome to our Maine real estate website. I am the father of four grown children, have listed, marketed, sold properties for over forty years. Lots of changes in the real estate industry over that many decades and daily we re-invent our job. I grew up on a Maine farm that I bought from by three older brothers. My youngest son continues in the tradition on that same Maine farm. Here to help with property searches for homes, farms, land, waterfront, multi housing rentals, small mom and pop business listings.

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