Newcastle Realty Agent Sara Rogers Educates First-Time Home Buyers

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 11:30am

For first-time home buyers, relying on information obtained from internet sources can be overwhelming and misleading. Newcastle Realty Sales Agent Sara Rogers is passionate about helping first-time home buyers make educated and well-researched decisions during the home search and financing process. Sara can help avoid pitfalls with her practical advice and step-by-step guidance, coupled with her knowledge of the process. She works hard to to help clients be successful while making a big investment with minimal stress.

The first step Sara recommends to her first-time buyer clients is determining a realistic budget, which is much more than filling out a computer based pre-approval form. Sara helps factor in a number of variables, resulting in what a new home buyer can comfortably afford and get financing approval for. She has access to a number of loan programs that help first-time buyers, including lower interest rates, and assistance with down payments and credit issues. She has developed close relationships with local lenders, property inspectors, and area contractors, which is invaluable to all buyers, regardless of their experience buying and selling real estate.

A Midcoast native, Sara is enthusiastic about helping people love the Maine she has grown up in. She enjoys sharing her real life experience with local school systems, area culture, the local beauty, and the welcoming nature of our local neighborhoods. Along with her love of community, Sara is excited by the property research process, getting the line on homes as soon as they hit the market. She loves showing her clients properties that fit their criteria and seeing the potential they offer, and is excited to help folks see how they can make their dream home an affordable reality.

Sara’s diligence, enthusiasm and wealth of knowledge makes choosing her and Newcastle Realty a compelling choice. Contact Sara for an initial consult, a first-time home buyer packet, and learn face-to-face what resources are available. Sara may be contacted at Newcastle Realty’s office at 87 Main Street in Damariscotta, and can be reached at 207-563-1003 ext 121, or on her mobile at 207-380-7218.  Her email address is To learn more about Newcastle Realty, please visit