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Is An Escrow Account Necessary?
Posted on 11/10/2019
Is An Escrow Account Necessary?
You may have heard the term “escrow” in your experience with real estate. You might know it’s an account, but what exactly does it do for you as a buyer? An escrow account is what your lender uses to make payments on things like property taxes, insurance, and more. The lender collects your monthly mortgage payment, and part of...
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Tips For Keeping Your Home Looking Its Best
Posted on 11/10/2019
Tips For Keeping Your Home Looking Its Best
While home ownership can be a very satisfying and rewarding experience, it does bring with it a new set of responsibilities and demands. Whether you're buying a brand new home or a fixer-upper, several things will have a major impact on your lifestyle. One of them is the need is to personally handle or manage your own repairs, decorating,...
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Easy Ways To Organize Your Home
Posted on 11/03/2019
Easy Ways To Organize Your Home
There are plenty of ways to make your home more organized. Whether you have a large house or some problems with cramped spaces, your home has plenty of room to give. The key is that you just need to know how to use it. Read on for some tips on how to make the most of the space your...
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Home Selling Tips: How to Get the Best Price for Your House
Posted on 11/03/2019
Home Selling Tips: How to Get the Best Price for Your House
If you plan to sell your house, you likely will want to do everything you can to maximize its value. Lucky for you, we're here to help you obtain the best offer for your house, regardless of whether you're operating in a buyer's or seller's market. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you get the...
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Another Property Sold - 16 Silver Hill Road, Derby, CT 06418
Posted on 11/01/2019
Another Property Sold - 16 Silver Hill Road, Derby, CT 06418
Welcome to your stunning new home loaded with value! This Colonial gem is situated walking distance from gorgeous Osbornedale State Park and its many trails. Modern rustic taste coupled with meticulous maintenance give this next lucky owner complete peace of mind. As the leaves begin to turn and the wind begins to chill, you can't help but enjoy the private backyard with fire pit situated next to the spacious 2-car garage! You can also take the party up to the covered rear deck which overlooks the stunning sunsets of the Housatonic River Valley. New improvements include (all within 1 year): newer roof, new attic insulation, and...
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Another Property Sold - 71 Prospect Hill Drive, East Windsor, CT 06088
Posted on 11/01/2019
Another Property Sold - 71 Prospect Hill Drive, East Windsor, CT 06088
Completely RENOVATED 3 Bed, 1 Bath Ranch located in a quiet neighborhood * NEW KITCHEN WITH STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES & TILE FLOOR * NEW FULL BATH * NEW MAINTENANCE FREE SIDING * NEW ROOF * NEW PROPANE GAS FURNACE * NEW HOT WATER HEATER * 200 AMP ELECTRIC * NEW WATER LINES * This home is a must see! Living Room with built-in shelving, Dining room and heated Sunroom. Hardwood floors in Living Room, Dining Room and Sunroom. Newly carpeted Bedrooms. Large level lot, perfect for entertaining. One car garage, has attic with pull down stairs for storage. All you have to do is move...
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Best Home Staging Secrets to Help You Sell Faster
Posted on 10/27/2019
Best Home Staging Secrets to Help You Sell Faster
Photo by Milly Eaton via Pexels The saying goes that you only get one chance to make a first impression and that applies not only to our personal and professional lives but also to real estate. Humans are sensory by nature, and those senses are linked to emotions that often determine our decisions. When you have the opportunity...
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Saving for a Down Payment as a Renter
Posted on 10/27/2019
Saving for a Down Payment as a Renter
It can be difficult to find the extra savings to put towards your first home as a renter. With rent and utility prices rising, most people’s paychecks are leaving them with less and less savings at the end of the month. Buying your first home, however, can be a great long-term financial decision. It will help you build equity,...
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836 Reef Road, Fairfield, CT 06824 now has a new price of $749,000!
Posted on 10/24/2019
836 Reef Road, Fairfield, CT 06824 now has a new price of $749,000!
Bright & spacious 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath Colonial just 2 blocks from the beach! Double height, light filled entry way. Kitchen w/ granite counters, island with seating, French doors to back yard, large pantry, Half bath, Living Room w/ fireplace, Family Room & Dining Room. Large Master Suite with twin walk-in closets, large Master Bath with tub & tiled shower, french door to the balcony. Two bedrooms with Jack & Jill bath, one Bedroom has a balcony, 4th bedroom with en suite full bath. Attic with pull down stairs for storage. Laundry room on upper level. Fully fenced in back yard with patio-perfect for entertaining. Beautiful view of park...
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Tips for The Perfect Garden Gazebo
Posted on 10/20/2019
Tips for The Perfect Garden Gazebo
Gazebos are an excellent addition to any type of garden whether big or small. They are a perfect accessory because they not only beautify the garden but also offer a lot of practical benefits. For instance, they can serve as shade from hot sun and place of relaxation. Furthermore, your garden gazebo can house your family grill, and...
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Are You an Ambitious Property Buyer?
Posted on 10/20/2019
Are You an Ambitious Property Buyer?
An ambitious homebuyer goes above and beyond the call of duty to find a great residence at an affordable price. As such, this individual is better equipped than others to streamline the homebuying journey. Anyone can become an ambitious homebuyer. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you seamlessly discover your dream residence. 1. Create Homebuying...
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Another Property Sold - 374 Lockwood Road, Fairfield, CT 06825
Posted on 10/13/2019
Another Property Sold - 374 Lockwood Road, Fairfield, CT 06825
Great space, practical layout and so much to like in this midcentury home. Beautiful property circled by trees, gorgeous private back yard with large patio. Front-to-back living room filled with sun all day, large windows and fireplace with character. Newer windows, including pretty casement windows. Open foyer, fresh-looking updated kitchen with white cabinets, granite counters. Breezeway enclosed and heated to serve as mudroom, with access to back patio. All baths updated. Upper level hall bath has skylight. Laundry conveniently located upstairs. Basement could be playroom or family room; fireplace and bar are in place, ready for new...
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