About Us

Our Mission

When you hire Portico Realty, you get trained professionals who deliver service with value. We are passionate about giving you an exceptional real estate experience.

From our initial meeting to the closed sale, we consider it an honor and privilege to help you each step of the way. You can rely on our expertise to provide you with all the information needed to make the best decisions.

Our Commitment

Our agents and staff are highly trained and backed by over 20 years of experience. Most of all: they love real estate! We always look forward to working with you.

Each member of Portico Realty works tirelessly to serve our common purpose, to provide an exceptional experience with honesty, integrity, quality, and open communication for every real estate transaction.

The Team

We know that buying, selling, or managing property can upset your life, which is neither fun nor convenient. We are here to help make the process as easy and enjoyable as possible for you.

We are committed to providing you with the highest level of service so you'll choose us every time, for all your real estate needs.

Norma Dowling, Broker-Owner
Brian McNulty
Ken Powers
Jennifer Marr

Norma Dowling

Co-founder, Maine & New Hampshire Broker

Brian McNulty

Co-founder, Maine Associate Broker

Ken Powers

Maine Associate Broker & NH Sales Agent

Jennifer Marr

Maine Associate Broker

Sarah Murchie

Office Administration & Community Relations

Norma was raised in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire, moving to Maine in 1997. For 18 years she worked as a practical nurse, going on to earn a bachelor's degree in Business Management, a valuable asset in the real estate industry.

Starting off a new business career in property management, Norma transitioned her love of homes and helping people by opening Portico Realty with business partner Brian in 2007.

With over 20 years in the Real Estate industry, Norma brings you the solid experience needed to help you navigate the buying & selling process, resulting in a successful home transaction. Norma has extensive training in multiple aspects of real estate and is very experienced in residential, commercial, subdivisions and land. Learn more about Norma's Senior Real Estate Specialist and Seller Representative Specialist.

Norma has 3 grown children and one wonderful grandson. In her spare time, you will find her pursuing her hobbies of gardening and travel.

Brian McNulty brings his life experiences from the Bronx, New York, where he was born and raised, to southern Maine. Brian earned a Bachelors Degree in Sociology from Iona College in New Rochelle, NY.

After a 27 year career with a telephone company, Brian relocated to South Berwick in 1997. A love of homes, property and helping people brings Brian to the real estate field. In 2007 he helped found Portico Realty with Norma.

Brian has three grown children and five grandchildren. He can be found swinging a golf club on his days off.

Ken Powers grew up in South Berwick, Maine and brings to the team extensive knowledge of, and affinity for, the Southern Maine and Seacoast New Hampshire regions. He and his family have resided in Berwick for 20 years.

Licensed in New Hampshire as a real estate sales agent and as an associate broker in Maine, Ken Powers has over ten years of experience managing rental properties.

When not working he enjoys golf, travel, coaching middle school football and spending time with his wife, two children, and a variety of pets.

Jennifer Marr began her real estate career in the hotel and condominium resort industry. She transitioned to the property management industry, where she has now worked for over 15 years. Jenn brings many years of Real Estate and customer service experience to Portico Realty.

In her spare time, Jen appreciates spending time with her family and friends, camping and enjoying the great outdoors.

Sarah Murchie grew up in New Hampshire, moving to the Seacoast area in 2005. Sarah has worked for various non-profits in the Seacoast area and even Central Maine for a year. In 2018 she earned a bachelor’s degree in Counseling.

Sarah brings a background in marketing, graphic design, and customer service to the Portico Realty team. She is very excited to learn and grow more in the Real Estate field.

When she’s not working on a project you can usually find Sarah out hiking with her husband or planning their next travel adventure, whether in the United States or abroad.