Buckspan & Deering, RE/MAX Shoreline

Buying and/or Selling real estate is a process that has ‘a lot of moving parts’.  Professional guidance, knowledge of local market conditions, and collaborative resources creates the best outcome for your purchase or sale.  As seasoned, full-time real estate professionals, Derrick Buckspan & Rich Deering are committed to provide a proactive and comprehensive relationship marketing effort that promotes and protects our clients' interests.  Buckspan & Deering are proudly associated with Maine's #1 independent Real Estate Brand, RE/MAX Shoreline. Their commitment to teamwork, community resources and YOU will make your next move the smart one!

A graduate of the University of Vermont, Derrick Buckspan originally came to Maine to work as a wilderness instructor and course director at the Hurricane Island Outward Bound School in Newry. His client approach is based on his education background, working with a creative and innovative marketing approach. Derrick is a licensed Broker and serves as Treasurer for the Greater Portland Board of Realtors. He also holds numerous certifications and professional awards.  In 2015, Derrick along with agency partner Rachel Reed acquired the Portland, ME and Portsmouth, NH RE/MAX Franchises and transitioned over 50 agents and 6 support staff to the new organization.  Derrick holds the agency license for both offices and acts as the Designated Broker.  Having worked in the RE/MAX System since 2003, Derrick is passionate about client service, innovation, and success for all of our clients. 

Rich Deering is a Maine native who has worked in sales and marketing as well as residential camping for over twenty years. With a master's degree in counseling from the University of Southern Maine, Rich knows how to help people understand the core needs of their real estate process and facilitates a marketing effort that creates a positive resolve. Building relationships and enhancing his passion for working with others, Rich is actively involved with the Maine Youth Camping Foundation, his alma mater, Colby College and the state of Maine tourism industry. He loves to bike, hike and, ski. Rich works with many second home buyers and seniors on the coastline and in Western Maine. An Associate Broker and member of the Greater Portland Board of Realtors, Rich also holds adesignation as an Accredited Buyer Representative, Home Staging Specialist, Senior Real Estate Specialist and Distress Property Expert. Rich is also the Community & Alumni Director of Birch Rock Camp for boys in Waterford, Maine.

Meet the Team