Port Property Upgrades Availability Search on Website

Port Property is excited to share details on a new improvement to our website, reflecting our ongoing commitment to “making home happen.” To improve the apartment search process for potential residents and allow for easier customization, we have implemented a new “move-in date” filter on our website’s availability page! In addition, each listing now displays a subheader with… Read more »

Thanking Our Maintenance + Field Technicians with Facilities Director, Nate Levesque

This week, Port Property is proud to celebrate our Maintenance + Field Technicians with five full days of recognition! An annual team building event, this year’s schedule was coordinated by a new addition to Port Property: Facilities Director, Nate Levesque. Our team recently connected with Nate to learn more about his journey to Port Property,… Read more »

Port Property Founder Tom Watson Named a Mainebiz 2023 Business Leader of the Year!

We are excited to share that Tom Watson, Founder of Port Property, was named a Mainebiz 2023 Business Leader of the Year! Each year, nominees are submitted by the business community, then selected and profiled by Mainebiz.     Watson has lived and worked in Portland since 1993, when he moved to Maine and founded Port Property.… Read more »

Port Property Proposes 10-Year Development Plan For West Bayside

This week, Port Property submitted a comprehensive development plan, known as a Master Development Plan, to the City of Portland’s planning department for consideration. The plan proposes the creation of 800+ new units of rental housing while also introducing mixed-use community spaces, increased pedestrian access, and connectivity throughout the neighborhood. The plan includes five phases… Read more »

Port Property Acquires West Bayside Real Estate Portfolio

Port Property and their broker, Porta & Company, are pleased to announce the acquisition of a substantial real estate portfolio in the West Bayside neighborhood of Portland – a vibrant, evolving community in the heart of Maine’s largest city. In total, the multi-building portfolio comprises approximately 180,000 square feet of retail space that will now… Read more »

Port Property Announces Expansion into Wilmington Market

Port Property, a leading property management company based in Portland, Maine, has announced its expansion into the Wilmington, North Carolina market. The new Wilmington division marks Port Property’s first expansion of property management services outside of Maine, following almost 30 years of owning and managing a portfolio of multi-family buildings and commercial properties there. “We… Read more »

Port Property Receives MEREDA 2021 Notable Project Award for Riverdam

For the second year in a row, we are proud to announce that one of Port Property’s residential developments has been selected by the Maine Real Estate and Development Association (MEREDA) as a Notable Project! Our Riverdam community in Biddeford, Maine, was recently recognized as one of seven notable developments from 2021.   Held annually, MEREDA’s… Read more »

Port Property Highlights Impact of Operations Management 

Our team spans across a variety of different portfolios and departments in order to make home happen for our community – from handling property management in Portland’s West End to overseeing our commercial tenants in Biddeford. An important piece of that equation is our Operations Management team, who work to develop thoughtful initiatives, offer support… Read more »

Port Property’s 52 Hanover St. development starts construction

We’re breaking ground! Our development at 52 Hanover Street in Portland officially began construction last month. Open for occupancy in the Spring/Summer of 2023, 52 Hanover Street is set to become a vibrant, live-work-play community in West Bayside. The start of site work was featured in a recent Mainebiz article, written by Jessica Hall. “Construction… Read more »

A Year of Making Home Happen

Before we head into 2022, we wanted to take a moment to pause and reflect on the year we have had here at Port Property, the amazing communities we have been privileged to serve, the accomplishments we have made throughout 2021, and what we are excited for in the year ahead.   The beginning of 2021 saw Port Property continuing to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a time of uncertainty, our team continued to prioritize the safety and health… Read more »

Port Property Announces 2021 Charitable Giving Initiative with Continued Focus on Ending Childhood Hunger

Building on our annual charitable giving initiative launched last year amid the pandemic, Port Property is excited to announce the continuation of our partnership with Full Plates Full Potential! Established in 2014, Full Plates is a non-profit organization dedicated to addressing and finding solutions for childhood hunger across Maine. Beginning this month, Port Property has… Read more »

Port Property Honors Community With ‘Hometown Heroes’ Program

As a locally owned and operated company, we deeply value our connections to our local communities across southern Maine and we hold those relationships in high regard. We are committed to the communities we serve, and are steadfast in our dedication to “make home happen” for the residents that shape, serve, and better our communities… Read more »

Port Property Calls Attention to Detail Throughout Portfolio

Through our team’s ongoing, ever-present commitment to “making home happen,” Port Property is excited to shine a light on the unique details and notable characteristics found within our portfolio. We recently updated the “Our Properties” page on our website, expanding upon each building’s detail page with a new, streamlined layout for easy navigation and access… Read more »

Port Property Highlights 25 Years of “Making Home Happen”

For the last 25 years, Port Property has experienced tremendous growth and change. Throughout it all, we have never lost sight of the fact that our customers come to us needing a place to live, and our job is to help welcome them to their new home.    In 2019, after identifying the need for an updated… Read more »

Port Property Spotlights Expertise, Offerings in Commercial Management

Port Property is excited to highlight our commercial property management services through our new dedicated webpage. Along with our residential portfolio, we also provide commercial property management services in both Portland and Biddeford. Our website has been recently updated to represent our full offering of services and showcase our portfolio of commercial properties.   We understand that… Read more »

Port Property Sponsors Hope Acts’ 2021 Hope Rising Event

Port Property is proud to be sponsoring Hope Rising – An Evening of Celebrating and Supporting Hope Acts. Hope Acts is a local non-profit that provides housing and resources to immigrants and asylum-seekers transitioning to life in the Greater Portland area. Scheduled to be held virtually on Thursday, June 3rd, 2021, Hope Rising will celebrate… Read more »

Port Property Receives MEREDA 2020 Notable Project Award for 82 Hanover

We are thrilled to announce that 82 Hanover has been selected by the Maine Real Estate and Development Association (MEREDA) as a 2020 Notable Project! Each spring, MEREDA celebrates Maine’s most noteworthy and impactful commercial projects from the past year. As the state’s leading organization of commercial real estate owners, developers and related service providers,… Read more »

Port Property Takes Action to Keep Residents and Employees Safe During COVID-19

It has been many months since we first responded to COVID-19 in our community. The health and safety of our residents, employees, and community remains our top priority. We will continue to practice precaution with policies in place across our properties which follow guidance and orders from the CDC, State and local authorities. Port Property personnel,… Read more »