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 Real estate sales in Monroe CT for August 2015 went down 10% as compared to August 2014 closed sales.Average list and sales prices both INCREASED 15% and 18% respectively with the median going UP 15% as well.  Market absorption came in at 7.83 months meaning it would take 7.83 months to sell off...
 Last month I reported that Trumbull CT homes sales had 'jumped' in July.  They jumped again in August, but off the cliff.   See annual chart below for the visual. History does repeat itself though. A little further research shows Trumbull's highest sales month to be July and if not, sales carrie...
The harvest bounty and pumpkin season have arrived at Jones Family Farms at Pumpkinseed Hill off Beardsley Road in Shelton CT.  Directions below.   The colorful time is running now and stretches through October 31.  Bring the family and enjoy not only finding the perfect pumpkin but also a huge v...
 Here's a POSITIVE real estate market report for Shelton CT for August 2015!! Shelton CT single family home sales and averages INCREASED 48% as compared to August 2014 sales Listing and closed sales averages both INCREASED  16 and 19% respectively compared to 2014.   Inventory went up 7%  but the...
Are You Up for Some Pulled Pork? ... or Lobster Rolls? ... or Chicken? ... or Pierogis?... or a LOT more?   Don't cook on Thursday, September 17, 2015 because the FOOD TRUCKS ARE ROLLING IN TO SHELTON CT!    The Parent Child Resource Center (PCRC) is once again hosting  the second annual “Food T...
 For almost every year since 1972, the Town of Trumbull CT has held Trumbull Day typically near July 4th.  I have attended many, many of these celebrations, and they have always been well planned and delightful from beginning to end.   Starting this year, September 12 and 13, 2015,  the celebrati...
  Stratford CT Single family home sales in July 2015 decreased 2% compared to July 2014 sales.Listing and closed price averages both dipped 18% and 15% respectively with a very heavy concentration in the $200K range.   The median was UP 2%.   Days on the market went DOWN 7%. The absorption rate f...
 Real estate sales in Monroe CT for July 2015 went UP 8% as compared to July 2014 closed sales AND registered a 22% increase from June 2015 sales. See annual chart below.    Average list and sales prices both decreased 4% with the median falling 4% as well.  Market absorption came in at 5.11  mon...
I have clients who ask ME this question frequently.   They, of course, want to get the best interest rate.  I consider this very informative post by mortgage guru George Souto helpful in determining what to do as only the borrower can make the decision.   To Lock Or Not To Lock That Is The Questi...

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Author Bio: Barbara Altieri, CT REALTOR®, helps Fairfield and New Haven County buyers and sellers successfully navigate through a real estate transaction. A proven sales and marketing professional, Barbara provides exceptional customer service and market knowledge. Call 203-520-6930 to discuss your needs and housing dreams.

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