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To Rent or Buy: What to Consider
Posted on 03/29/2020
To Rent or Buy: What to Consider
Photo by Athitat Shinagowin via Shutterstock You’ll often hear it stated that paying rent is throwing money down the drain. As a motivation to buy a home, however, that might not be the best idea. A rule of thumb is that if you can purchase a home for fifteen times what you currently pay annually in rent, buying...
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How to Repair a Drawer's Corner Joint & Make It Good As New
Posted on 03/22/2020
How to Repair a Drawer's Corner Joint & Make It Good As New
Photo by chuttersnap on Unsplash They just don't make furniture like they used to. But even well-made drawers can break from time to time. And when they do, the best thing you can do is fix the drawer joint quickly rather than tugging on a loose panel, causing warping damage. Here's the simplest way to get that drawer...
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Another Property Sold - 301 South Main Street #21, Newtown, CT 06470
Posted on 03/21/2020
Another Property Sold - 301 South Main Street #21, Newtown, CT 06470
Like New 2004 Titan 14x56 2br 1bath. Brand new carpeting, and appliances. Central air conditioning is included. 8x16 deck. Located in Newtown Village mobile home park. Very nice home in a very nice...
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Buying a Luxury Home When the Market is Favorable to Sellers
Posted on 03/15/2020
Buying a Luxury Home When the Market is Favorable to Sellers
Image by Muntzir Mehdi from Pixabay A seller's market poses a challenge for any buyer - when there are more buyers competing for homes than there are homes in market, you have to be ready to move swiftly when you find a home you like. Since the inventory of luxury homes is usually small when compared with more...
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27 Tarrywile Lake Road, Danbury, CT 06810 has an Open House on  Sunday, March 15, 2020 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Posted on 03/11/2020
27 Tarrywile Lake Road, Danbury, CT 06810 has an Open House on Sunday, March 15, 2020 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
What a view! Peaceful lake living at its best. Enjoy the benefits of a waterfront home without all the hustle and bustle of a busy lake. Tarrywile Lake is Danbury's hidden treasure, located in walking distance to beautiful Tarrywile Park with lots of hiking trails. This home on a quiet cul-de-sac is a unique property with a special layout providing lots of living options and tons of room! Well maintained and ready to move into, the house has an open concept main level with living room, dining room, kitchen and half bath. Half a flight up is a fantastic great room - perfect for hanging out or entertaining. Upstairs, are three bedrooms, two...
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301 South Main Street #16, Newtown, CT 06470 now has a new price of $37,000!
Posted on 03/09/2020
301 South Main Street #16, Newtown, CT 06470 now has a new price of $37,000!
Great rental or condo alternative! This updated mobile home is located in the quiet community of Newtown Village. Updates include new siding, some new windows and storm door in 2015, newer kitchen with laminate flooring and glass tile backsplash, 16' x 8' Trex decking, 2 new wood entrance stoops, hot water heater and updated bath with oversized shower. Nice sized eat-in kitchen open to living room with sliders to deck. Home has ample closet space, nice window treatments, stackable washer/dryer and wall air conditioning. Freshly painted ceiling, large storage shed in yard and nice plantings top off this great home. Reserved parking spot right...
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Common Electrical Problems in the Home
Posted on 03/08/2020
Common Electrical Problems in the Home
Photo by Steve Johnson from Pexels There are many important maintenance responsibilities that come with owning a home. One comes in the form of household electricity. While many people take the electricity in their homes for granted, there are a number of common problems that could arise. When homeowners are prepared for these common household electrical problems, they...
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Video Tour  - 160 Mount Pleasant Road #15, Newtown, CT 06470
Posted on 03/08/2020
Video Tour - 160 Mount Pleasant Road #15, Newtown, CT 06470
Spacious mobile home in small quiet complex in Newtown close to shopping and highway access. Two large bedrooms plus den which could be used as a third bedroom. Unit has open living area with 1 1/2 baths. Large laundry room and ample closet space. Bright unit with skylights in kitchen and bath. Gas range and hot water heater are both one year old. Refrigerator is only 4 years old. Large eat-in kitchen with plenty of counterspace and cabinets. Lots of room for everyone! Storage shed and good size yard area in...
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160 Mount Pleasant Road #15, Newtown, CT 06470 is now new to the market!
Posted on 03/07/2020
160 Mount Pleasant Road #15, Newtown, CT 06470 is now new to the market!
Spacious mobile home in small quiet complex in Newtown close to shopping and highway access. Two large bedrooms plus den which could be used as a third bedroom. Unit has open living area with 1 1/2 baths. Large laundry room and ample closet space. Bright unit with skylights in kitchen and bath. Gas range and hot water heater are both one year old. Refrigerator is only 4 years old. Large eat-in kitchen with plenty of counterspace and cabinets. Lots of room for everyone! Storage shed and good size yard area in...
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120 Carol Street, Danbury, CT 06810 now has a new price of $229,000!
Posted on 03/07/2020
120 Carol Street, Danbury, CT 06810 now has a new price of $229,000!
Adorable ranch style home in lovely Lake Waubeeka gated community. Lake living at an affordable price which includes three beaches, tennis courts, playground, club house and basketball court. Move right into this home with smart thermostats and a cozy wood burning stove to save on energy costs. Enjoy summer nights on your 34 x 12 deck or hang out in your level backyard. This house is a legal 3 bedroom, but functions more as a 2 bedroom with den, office or playroom. Large master bedroom with vaulted ceiling has lots of windows and built-in closets/dressers, so there's no need for a lot of furniture. The open concept living room, kitchen and...
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When Is The Best Time To Sell Your Home?
Posted on 03/01/2020
When Is The Best Time To Sell Your Home?
If you're ready to sell your home, you may wonder if the time is right. Timing is truly everything when you’re selling a home. If you have some flexibility, it might be a good idea to wait to sell your home. Even with time constraints, there are a few strategies to employ that can help you find the sweet...
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6 Fiddlehead Drive, New Milford, CT 06776 has an Open House on  Sunday, March 1, 2020 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Posted on 02/27/2020
6 Fiddlehead Drive, New Milford, CT 06776 has an Open House on Sunday, March 1, 2020 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
New and improved! Only 3 units left in this beautiful new construction active adult community. Don't miss out. Builder is now including decks and refrigerators and a reduced price for a complete package! The homes in this small quiet complex include kitchen with stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, main level master suite with walk-in closet and full bath with over-sized walk-in shower stall, large loft area with large half bath and additional room that can be used as a den, office, extra bedroom, exercise room, live-in help or whatever your needs might be! Washer/dryer hookups on main level.One car garage with an additional...
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