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By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
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Under deposit in 7 days! List price: $442,000. Sale price: $439,000! It was the perfect storm!A beautiful home in Fox Ridge Estates, the sellers did what they were supposed to, priced right, all cleaned up, freshened up, sweet as could be.I did my part, photos, marketing, blogging, mls listings a...
By Rick Cignoli, Sr. Mortgage Officer
(Norcom Mortgage NMLS# 71655)
Comments 0
  The presence of a Significant Derogatory Credit Event on a borrower’s credit report represents a significantly high level of default risk to any mortgage lender. Examples of Significant Derogatory Credit Events include:♦  Bankruptcies♦  Foreclosures♦  Short Sales♦  Deed-in-Lieu of Foreclosure♦ ...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 7
I have said it before and I will continue to say it. I am blessed in my life. Location, location, location, it is so important in life. I see photos from all around the United States from my real estate buddies and for a moment I am a bit jealous. For a moment. That would be because I am sitting ...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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As we came to our ninth tee this morning, we had to wait a bit for an older guy to play through. It wasn't too long of a wait before the tee was available again.From the size, it had been around a while. Also from it's scarred back, it had also seen some type of negative action along the way. I c...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 11
Selling your home in southern Litchfield County. New Milford, Bridgewater, Roxbury, Washington, Warren, Kent and Sherman, (Fairfield County) CT.Looking at your home with a critical eye before you put it on the market is a great idea, in theory. But we tend not to see what is wrong, and some thing...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 4
Are any homes in Bridgewater, CT selling? That is a very good question. Bridgewater is a small town in Southern Litchfield County. With 1,727 as the town census in 2010, and 17.3 acres, it has that small town feel so many people love.Noted for antique homes and large estates, Bridgewater has been...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 7
I know, the Bridgewater Fair isn't until August 19th, but the raffle is already afoot! And I'm as excited as those pigs in the pig races! Just wait till you see the prizes this year. This year marks the 65th Anniversary of the Bridgewater Country Fair in Bridgewater, CT, from August 19th thru Aug...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
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Litchfield County Connecticut, Spotlight on New Milford Downtown Area. I love New Milford at any time of year. I am not sure which part of New Milford makes it so special, I think it is all the parts as a whole. But I am particularly fond of the downtown area. The phrase "quintessential New Engla...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 3
So, how is the real estate market in New Milford, CT? Good news first. The number of sales for May 2016 were up over April. But down from May 2015. May 2015: 30 single family home sold May 2016: 25 single family home sold April 2016: 19 single family home sold Currently there are 237 single famil...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 28
Sometimes you just have to stop and say... nothing. Just stop and be thankful for the beauty that is around us every day. Sometimes it is in a quiet way, a few puffy white clouds passing by set against a brilliant blue sky, a brook meandering though lush green banks, sometimes it feels as if the ...
By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
Comments 0
Some Highlights: Both New Home Sales and Existing Home Sales in Connecticut are up month-over-month and year-over-year. Inventory remains low which continues to drive home prices up as demand continues to exceed the 4.7-month inventory. The median price of new homes is up 12% from March 2015, whi...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
Comments 4
April 2016 Real Estate Market Statistics for Watertown CT Currently in Watertown CT there are 152 active residential listings for sale, with 40 new listings being added in April. The homes for sale in Watertown CT range from a 1,486 square ft, 2-bedroom REO colonial listed at $59,900 to a 8,500 s...
By Rick Cignoli, Sr. Mortgage Officer
(Norcom Mortgage NMLS# 71655)
Comments 2
  As a First Time Homebuyer, you're about to make one of the biggest financial decisions of your life. For Millennials, a new home represents the most expensive purchase they'll ever make. One of the best things you can do is read, research and learn about the mortgage application process. The mo...
By Rick Cignoli, Sr. Mortgage Officer
(Norcom Mortgage NMLS# 71655)
Comments 0
Are you a Millennial? Are you a First Home Buyer? Are you thinking about moving up of downsizing? Is 2016 the year you've decided to get off the fence and buy that dream home?  Real estate professionals are always optimistic about the Spring Buying Season. Sellers have finished staging their hom...
By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754)
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The Town of Watertown Proudly Presents:  NIGHT OUT ON MAIN STREET Block PartyMain Street Watertown, CT Saturday May 21st 6pm-9pm Come join Your Friends and Neighbors for our Annual Block Parties!Local Businesses/Organizations: Guiding Eyes for the Blind, Cozy Bottoms, Renewal by Anderson, Bead-Ti...
By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
Comments 1
 Some Highlights: Real estate outranks stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CD's, and bonds as the best long-term investment among Americans. Real estate is ranked as the best long-term investment among all age groups. Millennials rank both real estate and savings/CD's at 26% when it comes...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 5
2 Cherry Hill Lane in New Milford, CT is sold! The buyers are happy to be moving in to our lovely town and are looking forward to making this their new home. The sellers have a lot of memories wrapped up in the house, but it was time to move on. Everyone is happy! And, my sellers were wonderful p...
By Dave Jones, Broker/Owner - e-PRO Dave Jones Realty llc Prospec
(Dave Jones Realty, llc.)
Comments 0
 Some Highlights: 11% of new home-buyers stated "energy efficient features" as the reason for their purchase. The most popular remodeling projects done for energy efficiency were insulation upgrades, HVAC replacements, and vinyl & wood window installations. Research shows that word preference doe...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 17
I am blessed that I get to take my dog for long walks through beautiful farmland, corn fields and hay fields all surrounded by woods, birds, deer, and who knows what else. It is cathartic, quiets my mind and is just fun! I take my camera and half way through I sit patiently and wait, camera at th...
By Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County CT
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England Properties)
Comments 13
Well that was quick, especially in this market we are experiencing in New Milford, CT. I listed 31 Fox Ridge Drive in New Milford 7 days ago, and marked it under deposit today! Mind you, we have a years worth of inventory sitting on the market right now. It was the perfect storm!The sellers had i...

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