Maurita, I live in town and can really help you. Wiscasset is a very difficult town to grasp, when it comes to selling, and needs expert help. Quick sale is an oxymoron in Wiscasset, but we should discuss that.... more
Scott, I agree with everyone else, it depends on what you want.
Boothbay does have a much higher rate of resale than Wiscasset, a big factor, in my opinion. But that also means you can get a better deal in Wiscasset. But the school systems ratings are sliding, and the future of the town is a bit undecided, there may or may not be a bypass in the future, one of the schools may close, the entire school system may transfer into another system.
I live in Wiscasset, have for 9 years, so this is not second hand knowledge.
I have a great doublewide in an East Boothbay neighborhood that is a steal at 130,000!... more