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Where Should You Buy a Second Home?
Posted on 11/10/2019
Where Should You Buy a Second Home?
Purchasing a second home should be a fun, exciting experience. Yet homebuyers who fail to consider where they want to pursue a second residence may struggle to achieve their desired results. If you know you want to buy a second home, it often helps to narrow your house search to residences in a select group of cities and towns....
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Another Property Rented - 193 Dogwood Lane, Stamford, CT 06903
Posted on 11/08/2019
Another Property Rented - 193 Dogwood Lane, Stamford, CT 06903
Gracious 5BR, 4.5B ranch w/4-c garage & welcoming front porch was created by a fine homes' builder for his own family w/wonderful design for entertaining or relaxing. Sunny rms are generously proportioned w/grand-sized windows: several rms boast vltd ceilings/skylts-some have graceful bow windows. There's extensive hdwd flooring, while crown molding, granite & marble adorn many of the rms. Granite entry foyer w/skylts soars ... vaulted/beamed Family rm is "Great rm size" & features built-ins, dramatic fpl wall+door out to stone patio. Elegant step-down LR has a marble fpl & the DR is perfect for holiday meals. The EIK is very spacious...
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Understanding BPOs in Real Estate
Posted on 11/03/2019
Understanding BPOs in Real Estate
BPO stands for ‘broker price opinion.' It is associated with short sales and foreclosures. BPO involves a process that is almost the same as real estate appraisal but not as complicated. Banks and companies usually hire the services of a real estate broker to prepare an opinion of value for a particular real estate. The representative of the...
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25 Forest Street #6K, Stamford, CT 06901 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/31/2019
25 Forest Street #6K, Stamford, CT 06901 is now new to the market!
Excellent opportunity to enjoy sophisticated living in Stamford's vibrant downtown at THE CLASSIC, an upscale high rise from which you can walk to shops, restaurants, films, concerts & theater AND there's even shuttle service to Metro North for commuters! Enjoy the heated indoor pool, rooftop sundeck, community rm/clubhouse, fab fitness center, newly renovated dog park, gas grills, concierge/24-hr security & garage parking ... then it's just an elevator ride to your stylish 2-BR, 2-B flat that's light & airy w/wow views! Open kitchen has granite counter tops, decorative backsplash+stainless applcs that include gas range, microwave,...
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Is a DIY Security System Right for you?
Posted on 10/27/2019
Is a DIY Security System Right for you?
Photo by Pixaline via PixabayThe right home security system can make a profound difference for your peace of mind and make your home an unappealing target -- but do you have to go with a conventional (and expensive) alarm service? In the past, homeowners had few choices, but now, if you own a home and like to DIY...
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Another Property Sold - 2539 Bedford Street #34H, Stamford, CT 06905
Posted on 10/24/2019
Another Property Sold - 2539 Bedford Street #34H, Stamford, CT 06905
Welcome to Chesterfield - a prized complex w/gated security+wonderful amenities in the heart of mid-Stamford near everything. This UNIQUE, CHIC UNIT is very special indeed ... ONE OF A VERY FEW 1-BR TOWNHOMES W ATTACHED GARAGE + FINISHED LOWER LEVEL! What makes it even more special is that it has been SKILLFULLY RENOVATED w TERRIFIC STYLE/TASTE so just place your belongings & enjoy it from the first day forward! Hardwood floors gleam, crown moldings finish the LR & DR, pretty lighting fixtures abound, custom built-ins complete the LL ... and the EIK & BATHS are superb! Vaulted, skylit EIK has abundant cabinetry, granite countertops, tile...
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Should You Schedule a Second Home Showing?
Posted on 10/20/2019
Should You Schedule a Second Home Showing?
A home showing is a valuable opportunity for a buyer, as it enables him or her to walk through a residence and find out what a house is all about. At the same time, a single home showing may be insufficient. Ultimately, there are many reasons why you may want to schedule a follow-up house showing, and these include:...
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75 Wild Duck Road, Stamford, CT 06903 now has a new price of $1,295,000!
Posted on 10/14/2019
75 Wild Duck Road, Stamford, CT 06903 now has a new price of $1,295,000!
Casual Grandeur for Today...NOW AT A NEW PRICE! Meticulously crafted to the highest standards, this grand Col is filled w extraordinary workmanship, graceful flow+wonderful floor plan for easy living. Sweeping main staircase, custom hdwd flr, dramatic ceiling reaching over 2-stories high & exquisite wainscoting/crown molding/trim define the breathtaking formal entrance foyer, a fitting introduction to the many superb details you will enjoy throughout! The house is filled w sunlight from large deep windows, while fine millwork & tray ceilings abound. Formal living and dining rooms each boast bay windows & are designed for gracious...
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Enhance the Resale Value of Your Home
Posted on 10/13/2019
Enhance the Resale Value of Your Home
You don't need to invest tons of money in boosting the resale value of your home. All you need to improve the quality of your home is engaging in some specific renovations that will improve the overall worth of the house. You have to target the area that prospective buyers will see when inspecting the apartment. Here are...
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266 Shelter Rock Road, Stamford, CT 06903 now has a new price of $599,000!
Posted on 10/12/2019
266 Shelter Rock Road, Stamford, CT 06903 now has a new price of $599,000!
BEST BUY! Here's a NEWLY PRICED opportunity to enjoy the good life! Your own private retreat, tucked away on the cul-de-sac in a delightful neighborhood of homes! This spacious Colonial is one of just 9-lucky homes set on a picturesque lake where you can enjoy swimming, kayaking or canoeing in summer, skating in winter ... or simply relax & enjoy the views whether inside or out! The house has grand space/flow & the floors are hdwd, even under the carpets. The EIK was designer renovated in 2017 & now boasts white cabinetry, granite countertops, center island, dbl undermount stainless sink, French door refrigerator+Bosch wall ovens, cook-top &...
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49 Crofts Lane, Stamford, CT 06903 now has a new price of $894,900!
Posted on 10/11/2019
49 Crofts Lane, Stamford, CT 06903 now has a new price of $894,900!
OUTSTANDING VALUE! Set on a c-d-sac in one of Stamford's most sought-after fine homes' neighborhoods, this splendid Colonial has been transformed w/designer flair so it is perfect for today’s style of living! Elegant 2-story entrance foyer filled w light from 2-skylts has a graceful wall echoing the sweeping lines of the staircase. Generous-sized rms w high ceilings, lg windows incl Palladian-style windows, rich hdwds & gracious versatile design add to the splendor. There’s a dynamic family rm w soaring stone fpl open to chef’s white EIK w center island- both have sliders to lovely deck - perfect for easy living & entertaining! Spacious DR w...
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49 Crofts Lane, Stamford, CT 06903 is now new to the market!
Posted on 10/11/2019
49 Crofts Lane, Stamford, CT 06903 is now new to the market!
OUTSTANDING VALUE! Set on a c-d-sac in one of Stamford's most sought-after fine homes' neighborhoods, this splendid Colonial has been transformed w/designer flair so it is perfect for today’s style of living! Elegant 2-story entrance foyer filled w light from 2-skylts has a graceful wall echoing the sweeping lines of the staircase. Generous-sized rms w high ceilings, lg windows incl Palladian-style windows, rich hdwds & gracious versatile design add to the splendor. There’s a dynamic family rm w soaring stone fpl open to chef’s white EIK w center island- both have sliders to lovely deck - perfect for easy living & entertaining! Spacious DR w...
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