More luxury housing coming to Bar Harbor amid affordability shortage

A new household community is being crafted in Bar Harbor in a person of the past remaining undeveloped sections of the picturesque downtown village. But it is not affordable housing.

Alternatively, Hamilton Hill has been subdivided into 30 tons extremely noticeable from downtown and produced for superior-conclusion and luxurious properties, with tons valued about $500,000 on regular and residences valued from $750,000 to more than $2 million.

The new hilltop development is staying created as city officials and area companies grapple with a severe shortage in very affordable and workforce housing, which extra and extra men and women agree is poorly essential in the coastal city where millions of travellers present up each summertime and employers wrestle to obtain areas for their personnel to stay.