A for sale sign graces a window of a building in Portland on Friday, May 6, 2022. Credit: Troy R. Bennett / BDN

Real estate agents will tell you that around one-third of their home sales are to out-of-state buyers. But what about the other two-thirds?

Mainers have been buying homes in the Pine Tree State as well, whether it be to add space for parents, downsize, move from an apartment to a home or relocate for a job.

For those wanting to move within the state but feeling timid in the current housing environment, we would like to know what questions you have about the market. And for those who have moved, what advice would you give to other Mainers ready to take the plunge?

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Lori Valigra, investigative reporter for the environment, holds an M.S. in journalism from Boston University. She was a Knight journalism fellow at M.I.T. and has extensive international reporting experience...