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23 Webster Lane #11, Middletown, CT 06457 now has a new price of $327,800!
Posted on 12/03/2019
23 Webster Lane #11, Middletown, CT 06457 now has a new price of $327,800!
NEW Home TO BE BUILT!! -The Allen with a Walk-out basement at Founders' Ridge a New Active Adult Community of Single family Detached Ranches and Capes! The convenience of a condo with the feel of a single family home - come see why we say "Choose a Carefree Lifestyle"!! Magnificent views! Granite and SS appliances, Natural Gas (not propane) heat and A/C, HW and More! Many options to choose from. Some photos similar and show upgrades, agent/owner...
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Finding Property Gold In Less Desirable Areas
Posted on 12/01/2019
Finding Property Gold In Less Desirable Areas
If you’re looking for the perfect location to live but can’t quite afford the neighborhood that you’re vying for, a good option is to look for what’s deemed a "up and coming" neighborhood. These areas are where buyers can find the perfect house in a place where property values are only going to increase in the coming years. Buyers...
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25 Webster Lane #12, Middletown, CT 06457 now has a new price of $368,900!
Posted on 11/30/2019
25 Webster Lane #12, Middletown, CT 06457 now has a new price of $368,900!
The Cornwell - $368,900 at Founders Ridge - TO BE BUILT on Unit 12- NEW 55+ Active Adult Community in desirable Westfield area of Middletown. Natural Gas heat and AC, all SS appliances, kitchen with granite tops, hardwood, tiled baths, private patio and more. All lawn and snow maintenance and trash pick-up in our low monthly fees! Photos similar, owner/agent related. Come see why so many "Choose the Carefree...
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What Should You Look for in Your First Home?
Posted on 11/24/2019
What Should You Look for in Your First Home?
The concept of a starter home is an American tradition that has existed for decades. Buying a starter home makes it possible to achieve homeownership, financial independence, and to build equity and credit while you transition to a larger home. However, your first home doesn’t need to be a tiny, one-bedroom house with none of the amenities that you...
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How to Build that Great Working Relationship with Your Real Estate Agent
Posted on 11/17/2019
How to Build that Great Working Relationship with Your Real Estate Agent
Locating the perfect real estate agent can be a difficult task, as it is usually hard to settle on someone that you can trust with such a big life decision. But, once you have discovered one, it would be useful you make sure your relationship stays sweet. So, maintaining a professional relationship with your real estate agent tells...
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Why Move-In-Ready Homes Are Worth It
Posted on 11/10/2019
Why Move-In-Ready Homes Are Worth It
If you’re in the market to buy a home, you have a lot of options. Do you want to buy a fixer-upper? Should you get a home close to the city or nestled in the suburbs? How much can you spend on a home to get the amount of space you’ll need for you and your family. There are...
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Another Property Sold - 693 Congdon Street West, Middletown, CT 06457
Posted on 11/08/2019
Another Property Sold - 693 Congdon Street West, Middletown, CT 06457
***New Construction*** Quality home under construction by well respected local builder. This 3 bedroom, 2 1/2bath home with 3 car garage will be nestled in the desirable Westfield section of Middletown on rarely available 1.6 acre lot with city water and sewer. This home will feature a gorgeous kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. Also a first floor bedroom with adjoining full bathroom. A large family room with fireplace and hardwood throughout the first floor. A first floor master bath with walk in closet and adjoining full bathroom plus 2 other bedrooms and bath. Owner, agent related, photos...
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Holiday Recipes: Interesting Ways to Spruce Your Goose - or Turkey
Posted on 11/03/2019
Holiday Recipes: Interesting Ways to Spruce Your Goose - or Turkey
Photo by PublicDomainPictures via PixabayIt can be extra work, but holiday dinners are well worth the effort. Marinating your turkey not only adds flavor but helps keep it moist. You can’t go wrong with the Scarborough Fair herbs--parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme. But a standout addition with something spicy like a Cajun herb mix or chili pepper will...
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Make Your Smoke Detector Smarter
Posted on 10/27/2019
Make Your Smoke Detector Smarter
If you have ever seen where a controllable fire incidence brings down a house, then you will know the importance of fire alarms. One type of fire alarm system is the smoke detector, a standard safety device that should be in every home. Unlike the heat detector which relies on heat to reach a defined threshold before triggering...
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Should You Craft a Home Selling Budget?
Posted on 10/20/2019
Should You Craft a Home Selling Budget?
A home selling budget may prove to be exceedingly valuable. With this budget in hand, an individual will know approximately how much money that he or she will need to complete the home selling journey. Now, let's take a look at three expenses to include in a home selling budget. 1. Home Cleaning If you want to impress buyers,...
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Reasons to Negotiate with a House Seller
Posted on 10/13/2019
Reasons to Negotiate with a House Seller
If your initial offer to purchase a home is countered, there is no need to stress. In fact, there are lots of reasons why you should negotiate with a house seller, and these include: 1. You can speed up the homebuying journey. The homebuying journey may prove to be long and complicated. If you find a house you want...
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Another Property Sold - 58 Bystrek Drive, Middletown, CT 06457
Posted on 10/12/2019
Another Property Sold - 58 Bystrek Drive, Middletown, CT 06457
Move in ready home with chefs 'dream kitchen" (Viking 6 burner stove with griddle, Viking wine cooler and Viking refrigerator) with private rear yard for the outside lover!! Sliders to huge deck that connects to covered gazebo. Pool with deck and lots of level yard for entertaining. Hardwood through out with tile in kitchen and updated baths. Stunning interior trim in 2 story foyer and dining room. Large master with large bath, WIC and ceiling fan. Enormous 4th bedroom/bonus room with 3 large closets and ceiling fan. Begin your memories in this lovely, well maintained...
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