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By Laurie Murray, Serving West Hartford & Surrounding Communities
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It's not too late to participate in the "West Hartford Wonder" - a trivia contest "celebrating" your knowledge of West Hartford in recognition of the 25th anniversary of Celebrate! West Hartford!  Each day, a new trivia question is posted on Celebrate! West Hartford.  The contest ends on Thursda...

By Laurie Murray, Serving West Hartford & Surrounding Communities
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If you haven't tried Joey Garlics in Farmington or Newington yet, you'll have the opportunity to take a bite in West Hartford soon.  A Joey Garlics Express will be opening on Park Road (at the former Barb's Pizza location).  JG is in the process of preparing the space for their newest location wh...

By Tatyana Makarov, Your Greater Hartford Area Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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West Hartford is home to many small businesses and best schools—overall, it is a one of the: this is it, towns in CT. I want to tell you about best Russian grocery store in West Hartford, located on 200 Park Road, (860) 233-2200. Anjella Zagorsky bought store in October, 2003. Since then, Europe...

By Ana I. Festa, Broker, ePRO,CDPE
(eXp Realtors)
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Spice Bush Swamp is a very pleasant, 34-acre park run by the same people who run Westmoor Park. There are 3 walking trails in back of the pond which I'll bet most residents don't even know exist. It is a perfect walk for the dog or a nice place to stroll through the woods.  During mosquito season...

By Laurie Murray, Serving West Hartford & Surrounding Communities
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 Want a home in "The Center"? Or "Bishop's Corner"? Perhaps "West of Mountain Road" is more your style?  Or maybe even in "Elmwood"?  It seems that when buyers are searching for homes in West Hartford, it's all about the neighborhood.  Simply ask someone where they live and they'll give you the s...

By Minna Reid, Associate Broker
(Florida Homes Realty & Mortgage)
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Cozy 4 br West Hartford cape with a fenced rear yard. Overview Maps Photos Description $229,000 Single Family Home Main Features 4 Bedrooms2 Bathrooms1 UnitInterior: 1456 sqftLot: 0.33 acre(s) Location 751 Mountain RoadWest Hartford, CT 06117USA To get updates on open home dates and other proper...

By Brian Burke, Your Realtor & Foreclosure Expert
(Coldwell Banker)
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Blue Back Square West Hartford, Connecticut is a newer commercial development, located to the South of Bishops Corner and east of the West Hartford Center. Construction of Blue Back Square West Hartford took place from 2006 to 2008. After Blueback Speller, a resident of West Hartford, the square ...

By Eve Stricklett, (860)558-7465
(William Raveis Real Estate, Farmington, CT)
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Great information about the Town of West Hartford! Kiplingers: http://realestate.yahoo.com/promo/10-best-cities-for-the-next-decade.html Travel & Leisure: http://www.travelandleisure.com/articles/coolest-suburbs-worth-a-visit/9 CNN Money: http://money.cnn.com/magazines/moneymag/bplive/2010/snapsh...

By Laurie Murray, Serving West Hartford & Surrounding Communities
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I'm always a little surprised when I hear people comment about the dire real estate market; I just don't see it.  In one of my market areas (West Hartford, CT) single-family home sales increased by 28% during the first two months of 2011 when compared to the same time period one year ago.  During...

By Brian Burke, Your Realtor & Foreclosure Expert
(Coldwell Banker)
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In 2005, the population in the town of West Hartford was estimated at 61,173, a small city located in the Hartford County area.  This is where West Hartford Reservoir is located. Prior to the year 1854 in which the town was incorporated, this town was a parish of Hartford. Its downtown area is te...

By Chris Canfield, Homes for Sale in Oro Valley and Tucson, Arizona
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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How Much are the Real Estate Taxes on West Hartford, CT, Homes for Sale? Many times when I send listings "automatically" to my clients, and they include homes for sale in West Hartford, Connecticut, my clients question the amount of the taxes.  A few years ago, West Hartford, Connecticut, had a r...

By Peggy Chirico, REALTOR® 860-748-8900, Hartford & Tolland County Real Estate
(Prudential CT Realty)
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  Looking for something fun to do this winter? Try ice skating!  Today's Groupon is a 2-for-the-price-of-1 ticket to Veterans Memorial Skating Rink in West Hartford.  The way Groupon works is that you buy the deal today but you have a year to use it.  If you haven't checked out Groupon yet, you ...

By Julie Nearing
(Vision Real Estate LLC)
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    Every year the Town of West Hartford Ct hosts an Holiday Stroll which takes places this year on Thursday December 2rd from 5:30-8:30.  Last year they had horse drawn carriage rides around town, plenty of children's activities such as face painting, balloon animal making etc.  All the shops an...

By Peggy Chirico, REALTOR® 860-748-8900, Hartford & Tolland County Real Estate
(Prudential CT Realty)
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Did you know that Trader Joe's is owned by ALDI? I was not surprised by all the comments generated by Mike Saunders' post on the new Trader Joe's that opened in his home town.  Those who are familiar with Trader Joe's agreed wholeheartedly with him and those who are not familiar with it were left...

By Kathleen Shippee, The Farmington Valley Realtor
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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West Hartford Realtor - Kathleen Shippee West Hartford boasts a strong retail and service business network.  There is a wealth of shopping and dining opportunities, from neighborhood restaurants to regional shopping destinations.  Westfarms is an upscale mall with 160 specialty shops including Co...

By Peggy Chirico, REALTOR® 860-748-8900, Hartford & Tolland County Real Estate
(Prudential CT Realty)
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THE WEST HARTFORD CT HOUSING MARKET is a very active one.  I recently listed this fabulous split level home and in less than week we had a contract. We are sheduled to close on July 23, 2010.  With three spacious bedrooms, two and a half remodeled bathrooms, eat-in kitchen, open floor plan, and h...

By Jon Sigler, South Windsor Homes for Sale 860-306-8029
(Keller Williams - Greater Hartford)
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West Hartford refinance mortgage, what does it mean to refinance? How could refinancing my home in West Hartford help me? What will it cost me? Under what circumstances would I want to consider refinancing? All of these are questions you may have when you hear the term "refinance. What does it me...

By Peggy Chirico, REALTOR® 860-748-8900, Hartford & Tolland County Real Estate
(Prudential CT Realty)
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WEST HARTFORD CT NAMED ONE OF TOP TEN CITIES OF THE DECADE!  Kiplinger Personal Finance Magazine has named West Hartford, CT one of the top ten cities of the decade.  The top ten in order are: 1.  Austin, Texas 2.  Seattle, Washington, 3.  Washington, DC 4.  Boulder, CO 5.  Salt Lake City, UT 6....

By Brent Bell, CRS, e-PRO, GRI, Hartford County
(RE/MAX Premier, Realtors)
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February is a short month which buyers used to purchase just over 2 homes per day in West Hartford! We had 58 homeowners accept contracts (not including sales with hubbard clauses) during this month of snow, winter vacation and two tax credits (up to $8,000 for new buyers and up to $6,500 for exi...

By Brent Bell, CRS, e-PRO, GRI, Hartford County
(RE/MAX Premier, Realtors)
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Prices have been relatively steady over the last few years in the West Hartford condominium market, with the number of days-on-market jumping up! Inventory currently for sale is approaching the total number of units sold across town last year. Unless demand picks up considerably in 2010, this cou...

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