Author Archives: Shelly R. Clark

MEREDA’s Forecast Conference Highlights the Story of Supply & Demand in Maine Real Estate

On Thursday, January 20, over 600 of Maine’s real estate and development professionals gathered both virtually and in-person at the Cross Insurance Arena to learn about the latest trends and predictions in the real estate economy at the Maine Real … Continue reading

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Legislative Commission on Housing Opportunities Releases Recommendations to Alleviate Barriers to Housing Development

Maine has a housing crisis – there is not enough affordable, efficient, or convenient housing to support a sustainable economic future in our State. To begin to address this issue, policymakers at both the local and statewide levels have been … Continue reading

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MEREDA Panel: Vertical Harvest plants a seed in Downtown Westbrook

Last month, at the Maine Real Estate and Development (MEREDA) hosted “Morning Menu” roundtable, Moderator, Craig Young, Partner & Broker at The Boulos Company, and MEREDA Vice President, talked with an esteemed panel about how vertical farming is changing the … Continue reading

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The Post-Pandemic Business Model: What Construction Companies Need to Thrive During COVID-19

By David Jean, Principal, Albin Randall & Bennett As a contractor, your work requires logical forethought and mathematical precision. After all, you measure twice, cut once, right? In this industry, “re” terms generally have negative connotations. Words like “recut,” “reinstall,” … Continue reading

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MEREDA’s TD Bank Sponsored Forecast Conference & Member Showcase is back and better than ever!

This year, we’ll be live, in person in a much larger venue. We are moving across Spring Street to the Cross Insurance Arena located at 1 Civic Center Square in Portland. Two Formats: You Choose In-Person OR Virtual. Continuing Education Credits Available! Requirements for attendees … Continue reading

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MEREDA’s Annual Forecast Conference Back in Person on January 20, 2022

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PORTLAND, Maine — On Thursday, January 20, 2022, leaders from Maine’s real estate industry will be back in person for the Maine Real Estate & Development Association’s (MEREDA’s) Forecast Conference and Member Showcase, sponsored by TD Bank. … Continue reading

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How to Manage Your Second Property During the Off-Season

Article provided by Clark Insurance A vacation home is great when you need to escape, but maintenance can be a headache – especially when you are not there for prolonged periods of time. Not only is the process of closing … Continue reading

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May the “blended workforce be with you”: Policy and internal control considerations for a new era

by: Kaylyn Landry, Senior Manager | CPA, MSA at BerryDunn & David Stone, Manager | CPA, MBA, CFE at BerryDunn Read this if you have a blended workforce with both in-office employees and remote workers. It is hard to believe … Continue reading

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MEREDA panel: Developers take on emerging trends in Southern Maine

The demand for mixed-use spaces is trending upwards in Southern Maine, experts shared in a panel in September. Speaking at a Maine Real Estate and Development (MEREDA) “Morning Menu” roundtable, panelists explored current and evolving development trends throughout York County. … Continue reading

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MEREDA’s Morning Menu –Vertical Harvest Plants a Seed in Downtown Westbrook

December 16, 2021 – 7:30 – 9:00 AMIn-Person – Masks are Required The City of Westbrook in partnership with The Day Brothers, LLC has an exciting new mixed-use development project that will be breaking ground this Winter in the heart of … Continue reading

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