In this episode I sit down with Elizabeth Polansky with The Styled Home. Getting your home ready for sale is critical when trying to get top dollar. Elizabeth talks about her staging business which includes staging, interior design and a new retail component. For more information or questions you … [Read more...]
Podcast and Video Podcast Episodes
Here you can watch or listen to episodes of the Make Maine Your Home podcast and video podcast. If you are going to Make Maine Your Home you don't have to do it alone!
This podcast will feature local business owners, real estate experts, mortgage loan professionals, home inspectors, contractors and other members of the community sharing their knowledge of Greater Portland and its real estate market. These panel discussions will be led by host Doug Schauf, owner of Make Maine Your Home and a licensed broker and Realtor® with RE/MAX Oceanside in Cape Elizabeth, Maine.
The Make Maine Your Home podcast will include in depth discussions of how to sell or buy a home in Maine, financing a home purchase, home renovation, what to expect during a home inspection, closing on a home and other topics that provide practical advice to Maine home buyers and sellers. The podcast will also include neighborhood spotlight features, in which residents from different neighborhoods in Greater Portland share their thoughts on what it’s like to live in their respective neighborhoods.
The Make Maine Your Home podcast is available in audio and video formats. To watch to the Make Maine Your Home video podcast, visit www.YouTube.com/MakeMaineYourHome. To listen to the audio podcast, search in iTunes, Google Podcast, or any other podcast mobile application for Make Maine Your Home. Be sure to subscribe.
In this episode I sit down with Casey Hamlin, NMLS #374491, at NorthPoint Mortgage. We discuss interest rates, refinancing a home and selling a home. If you are thinking about either refinancing or selling your home this will be help you make a decision. For more information or questions you … [Read more...]
In this episode I sat down with Tanner Campbell at The Portland Pod. Tanner has been a huge help getting this podcast up and running. We talk about how he came to Maine, how he started Portland Pod and how he can help you start a podcast. You can get more information or contact Tanner by going to … [Read more...]
In this episode I sat down with my brother, Kelly Schauf, to talk about life after his year long RV Trip. His trip ended on August 1st, 2019 so it was great to find about the final days of the trip and what it is like being back home. You can follow the family around country at their Facebook … [Read more...]
In this episode I talk about why it is a good time to both buy and sell in the fall. I also go through what is happening in the market right now to help you make an educated decision. Watch the full episode: Listen to the audio: To contact Doug you can call or text to … [Read more...]
In this episode I go through the Real Estate Brokerage Relationship Form. We are required to give it out so I go through it in detail. I talk about being a customer, being a client, appointed agency and disclosed dual agency. Watch the full episode: Listen to the audio: To contact … [Read more...]
In this episode I talk about 4 Things to Know about Open Houses. 1. When to do an open house; you will learn the best time to do an open house. 2. Getting Ready; this is about how to get ready for the open house and some security tips. 3. Hosting; what I do when hosting the open house. 4. … [Read more...]
In this episode I talk about three reasons why we live in Maine. 1. Safety; Maine is the #2 safest state when looking at violent and property crimes. 2. It is beautiful; ocean, mountains, lakes, rivers, trees, and small towns. What else is there to say. 3. It is fun; if you love the outdoors then it … [Read more...]
In this episode I do a real estate market update. I talk about when the next recession is coming, how it will impact the housing market and current inventory levels in the Greater Portland area. Watch the full episode: Listen to the audio: To contact Doug you can call or text to … [Read more...]
In this episode I went over to Fort Williams in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. I talk about the things you don't want to miss when you visit Fort Williams and Portland Headlight. Fort Williams was used during World War I and II. It is now open to the public and is home to Portland Headlight. There is a lot … [Read more...]