First Choice Real Estate helps people buy, sell homes

9 years ago

HOULTON, Maine — Providing quality service to both homebuyers and sellers is the goal of First Choice Real Estate. “We assist people in buying and selling real estate,” said Lisa Collett, office manager/associate broker. “We handle residential, commercial, recreational property and land.”

Located at 46 North Street, First Choice Real Estate began operations under its current ownership in January 2000. Owner Becky Day has been in the real estate business since 1987.

“As southern Aroostook’s largest real estate company, we are proud of our reputation for honest and straightforward service to our buyers and sellers,” said Collett.

They have three full-time and five part-time brokers. First Choice Real Estate belongs to the statewide Multiple Listing Service, which puts its listings in the offices of over 300 brokers in Maine. They frequently have brokers from all over the state showing their listings.

“Plus it puts our listings on, which is advertised nationwide by the National Association of Realtors,” Collett said. “We also have our own website.”

“For the buyer, First Choice pledges to provide knowledgeable and courteous assistance in selecting the property to fit your specific needs,” Collett added.

“For the seller, we pledge to market your property utilizing many proven marketing tools, and keep you apprised of the activity concerning your property. We follow the process from listing to closing to make sure it closes as smoothly as possible,” said Collett.

A large, full-service agency, First Choice Real Estate coves the greater Houlton area and north in addition to the Sherman, Patten and Katahdin area.  With many brokers, we can meet our customer’s needs.  We are knowledgeable, professional and courteous.

First Choice Real Estate is open from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday and weekends by appointment.