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$169,900.00 Update: New asking price is $147,500! Priced to Sell!
With over 1700 sq. ft. of living space in this Cape, you have a wonderful home at an affordable price! Vinyl sided exterior and some newer windows. Farmhouse style covered front porch. 2 car attached garage.
This home offers a flexible floor plan with 4 bedrooms, 1 full bath, and 1 half bath. Options for the laundry on 1st floor or basement.
This 8 room colonial is looking for a handyman to make the most of this spacious home. There is more than 1700 sq.ft. plus a full basement partially studded for finishing. Even before you finish any basement space, you have 4-6 bedrooms and 2 full baths. The garage is extra deep with an 11x11 addition off the back. This would make an ideal workspace or additional storage area.
Located on a quiet neighborhood street on a large 0.385 acre level (3 comments)
Wonderful Golf Course Home at 631 Bloomfield Avenue, Bloomfield CT 06002
This spacious and gracious Colonial is located on Gillette Ridge Golf Course.
Located on the "Avenue", this beautiful nine room Colonial home offers 4 BR, 3 full baths, 2 half baths, central air, and 2 attached, 1 detached garage. This late Victorian home offers FP, french doors, built-in cabinetry, bookshelves, corner cabinets, recessed lighting, hardwood flooring throughout except for tiled kitchen, and marble-floored baths.
The full finished lower level features an in-home theater.
A two-level 30 foot deck overlooks the seventh hole of (10 comments)
Is It A Good Time To Buy A House in Connecticut?? - 10/28/10 02:56 PM
This is a GREAT time to buy a house, and if you're wondering why, take a look at this recent post by my friend Melissa McKinney. Prices in Hartford county, CT are very affordable right now, and so are interest rates. And of course, when interest rates rise, you will lose borrowing power. On a $200,000 mortgage, at 4.00% your payment will be about $1292.00. If interest rates rise just one percent to 5.00%, the same monthly payment of $1292.00 will only qualify you for about $180,000. mortgage. That means you've lost $20,000 in borrowing power, but that same property did NOT lose $20,000 in (3 comments)
PRIORITY ONE: Business and Busy-ness - 10/24/10 04:15 PM
The Priority One series of blogs is a result of my choice to start my week on Active Rain on Sunday with a post about something from the Word of God or about the Christian walk. This week I've been thinking about purpose, specifically life's purpose; and the myriad things that distract us from it. I recognize that right now, in addition to the particular family and church family that God has given me to work out my life's purpose--which above all things is to give Him glory for everything--He has also given me my business. This business is the setting in which God has placed me for (12 comments)
Night of 1001 Pumpkins! Family fun in Windsor, CT - 10/22/10 07:22 PM
Night of 1001 Pumpkins Friday night Family activity at Windsor's L P Wilson Community Center October 29, 2010 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM The Night of 1001 Pumpkins is a traditional Windsor fun-time activity for the entire family. Bring your carved or decorated pumpkin to display on the WALL of PUMPKINS. (Don't worry, you can take your creation home with you when you leave!) There is always lots of fun and games for everyone - fall crafts - puppets - music - bounce house -face painting - scarecrow contest (judged by age group) - pumpkin carving - or a walk through the Haunted Gym. Goody (8 comments)
Creatures of the Night Saturday night Family activity at Windsor's Northwest Park October 23, 2010 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM Creatures of the Night at Northwest Park in Windsor CT is a great opportunity for the family to come and enjoy a look at nature. As you take a tour guided by Northwest Park staff on their illuminated trails; this is a great fun night for everyone. Your guide will lead you on an adventure to find some of the animals that are active at night and make their home in Windsor's wonderful Northwest Park. Some of (9 comments)
How can I get the most money for my house? - 10/18/10 09:17 PM
Well, folks, my friend Tish Lloyd has done it again. She has gone and written a post that I wish I had written myself. She's given a GREAT answer to every home seller's most important question: How can I get the most money for my house? So here you have it! If you're looking to sell your home in North Central Connecticut -- anywhere in Hartford County -- make sure you give me a call! I have the resources and results to get the job done, and to help you get the MOST MONEY for your house! Via Tish Lloyd Real Estate (8 comments)
Finding Magic for Real Estate Under the Kitchen Sink! - Blog About Anything Contest - 10/18/10 07:28 PM
Yes, I know I can blog about almost anything--but something from UNDER my sink? And make it apply to the hyper-local level? You've got to be kidding! Well, thankfully, I've only got two under-sink cabinets to check out, so it shouldn't take too long to find something. Did I really say that? I opened the bathroom vanity cabinet, and was amazed at the amount of products two teenage girls could accumumlate in one place! Even so, not much of interest as far as blogging material goes. I guess I'll have to check out the kitchen under-sink cabinet. I'm sure it's not (17 comments)
Priority One: Receiving Freely! - 10/17/10 03:23 AM
Welcome to my Priority One blog series. I am choosing to start my week on Active Rain on Sunday with a post about something from the Word of God or the Christian walkthat has been encouragement to me. I just read an Active Rain post by Judi Barrett about Graciously receiving. Judi spoke about how we often make a joke or negative or self-deprecating comment when someone pays us a compliment, or wants to give us a gift. Judy reminds us to just say, "Thank You". It hit a chord with me because I have recently been in a position to receive (9 comments)
Those Were The Days...Real Estate Then and Now...A Look at 1985! - 10/15/10 06:16 PM
I can only imagine the day to day of real estate 25 years before I got into the business. So for the "newbies" to real estate, here is what it looked like 25 years ago -- Doing the business of real estate in 1985: BECOMING A REAL ESTATE AGENT THEN: I took just six weeks to take the required course work for your real estate license--and the sixth week was just the final exam. NOW: The requirement for Principles and Practices is up to 60 hours, usually over a 15 week period. Although I did find one real estate "school" that (59 comments)
Foreclosures: Frustration, Fear...And Now Fraud? - 10/11/10 03:00 PM
As we all know, the economy continues to suffer with high unemployment and high foreclosure rates, and everyone is grasping at the smallest signs that the market is improving. And into this environment, we now have the news of Attorney General Blumenthal initiating a moratorium on foreclosures in Connecticut as one of the 23 states that have a judicial foreclosure process. This overview of recent events, and some of the possible consequenses, are enumerated by Leslie Ebersole as she explains what has led up to the request for a foreclosure moratorium. After you've read this article, click on the blue link (4 comments)
Priority One: Gumby and Desert Places - 10/10/10 12:16 AM
Welcome to my Priority One blog series. I start my week on Active Rain on Sundays with a post about the Christian walk, or something from the Word of God that has been encouragement to me. Today I was chatting with a friend online, and at the end of our conversation, we exchanged prayer requests. We both asked one another to pray for God's specific direction in areas where things are just not so clear. I thought about my own situation, and hers, and it became clear that we are both experiencing one of those "desert places". So what is a "desert place"? And (7 comments)
RESIDENTIAL SINGLE FAMILY HOMES Currently there are 162 actively listed Residential Homes in Bloomfield, CT. Of these, 40 were listed during the month of September. These homes range from a 4 BR Cape (1284 sq.ft., 1 bath, no garage) for $69,900 on 92 Glenwood Drive, up to a 5 BR Contemporary (3582 sq.ft., 11 rooms-3 full, 1half baths, 2 car garage) listed for $698,876 at 21 Gale Road. The average price of the actively listed properties in the town of Bloomfield is $254,020.
RESIDENTIAL SINGLE FAMILY HOMES Currently there are 158 actively listed Residential Homes in Windsor, CT. Of these, 39 were listed during the month of September. These homes range from a 2BR Ranch (860 sq.ft., 1-1/2 baths, 2 car garage) for $129,900 up to a 4 BR Tudor Colonial (3187 sq.ft., 3 full, 2half baths, 3 car garage) listed for $459,000. The average price of the actively listed properties in the town of Windsor is $246,085.
There is also one additional (4 comments)
Do You Need to Repair Your Credit to Get a Better Job? - 10/05/10 08:21 PM
You're out of work and you need a new job; you're getting behind on the bills. Or you may be working, but there's still too much month left at the end of the money. So you start looking for a new job that pays more, or a second job to bridge the gap. You update your resume and begin submitting it to some promising job offers. The interview process is going well. You're waiting for the final okay, but nothing materializes. What's going on? After this has happened more than once, you call back and ask a few more questions. Eventually, (12 comments)
Priority One: Revival and Repentance - 10/03/10 02:22 AM
Welcome to my Priority One series of blog entries. Each week on Active Rain I start my week with a post about the Christian walk, or something from the Word of God that has been encouragement to me. For almost two years now, there is a small group in my church -- not unlike many others at churches everywhere across the country, I am sure -- that has been meeting weekly to pray for revival. We are asking God to come and visit his people once again. We are looking for another "Great Awakening". Surely as we look at the state of our (12 comments)
Looking for the keys to the Land of SOLD? I've got 'em! - 10/01/10 09:38 PM
Well, folks, I wish I had written this post! Tish Lloyd tells just what is required to get your house sold in ANY market conditions. Check out her "cheat sheet" for getting your house sold. And if you're in the Greater Hartford Area, I am your top-notch Real Estate Broker...give me a call and we'll get you to the Land of SOLD! Via Tish Lloyd Real Estate Agent Wrightsville Beach, NC (Prudential Laney Real Estate 910.547.1446): Looking for the keys to the Land of SOLD? I've got 'em! You can't get them without a little work and some team effort. But if you're (3 comments)
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