One of the most coveted places to live in America right now is in Portland, Maine.

While some housing prices have cooled off a bit, the housing on the Portland peninsula continues to be red hot.

In fact, of the top 10 peninsula properties on the market right now, FIVE of them are over $2 Million. $2 Million!

Is Portland, Maine, a good place to live?

According to U.S. News and World Report, Portland is ranked as one of the top places to live. And guess what? The report has the city at No. 8.

Not bad, Portland. Not bad.

Is Portland, Maine, expensive to live in?

Well, Payscale.com reports that the cost of living is "15% higher than the national average." The report even states that the median price of a home in Portland is $544,603.

So, imagine what the most expensive homes on the Portland Peninsula cost.

The top ten of those homes is a mix of single-family and condos. Some are classic, while others are still under construction.

Most of these top 10 are either on the East End or the West End.

Check them out here! We've gone from LEAST expensive (at a measly $1.5 million) to the most expensive. Save your pennies!

The 10 Most Expensive Homes on the Portland, Maine, Peninsula Right Now

Just know that whether you happen to live in Portland or are just stopping by, it's a beautiful city with tons to do, from events to restaurants, bars and so much more. And imagine if you were staying in one of these places! How excellent!

Three bedroom Augusta, Maine apartment for under $1000 per month!

This 3 bedroom apartment for rent in Augusta, Maine is UNDER $1,000 per month

Historic $1.7M Home With Ties to the Revolutionary War is for Sale in MA