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By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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If you are like some of my past clients, you retain real estate in the Greater Danbury,Connecticut area and keep your principal residence elsewhere.  If you are looking to sell immediately or looking to list down the road, look to me a resource for your property. If you are selling, pick up your ...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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One of the most common questions that I'm asked by home buyers when showing single family homes in Danbury,Ct,how far does the property go?There is good news for home buyers or home sellers.  You can get a basic plot for any Danbury,Ct real estate site by going to the town assessor's office websi...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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There are several forms that are required when you find a home that you would to make an offer on in the Greater Danbury area. -Offer To Purchase: This a document that spells out the price, terms and conditions of the real estate purchase.-Property Disclosures: These are documents that spells out...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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     “Construction Mortgages”     Good morning Joe,I wanted to touch base to let you know that I have all the paperwork ready to move forward with the construction loan, except the bids. It has been a long painful process trying to get the draftsman to correct our plans. He keeps sending inaccura...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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You can get a lot of property information for a variety of sources for your real estate needs in the Greater Danbury area. When I present with a home buyer or seller, I typically start by reviewing any of the prior multiple listing entries to see whether the home was on the market at some point i...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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Unlike some markets, almost all condos in the Danbury, Connecticut area include parking. There is always off-street parking street or garages available.In several communities, there are restrictions on how many cars can be kept with a unit & what the visitor parking protocol goes. There are also ...

By The Ward Team, Realtors, ABR
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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The Wizard of Oz is a classic movie - one that we all grew up with.  The 80th Anniversary showing of The Wizard of Oz is this Sunday, June 23, 2019 at Edmond Town Hall in Newtown, CT. The Newtown Cultural Arts Commission presents a series of older movies at Edmond Town Hall movie theatre.  It's c...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“OMG”      Four expectant fathers were in a Minneapolis hospital waiting room, while their wives were in labor. The nurse arrived and announced to the first man, “Congratulations sir, you re the father of twins.” “What a coincidence!” the man said with some obvious pride. “I work for the Minnesot...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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Congratulations on finding the home of your dreams. Now the fun stuff becomes on the road to becoming a homeowner in the Greater Danbury & Candlewood Lake area of Western Connecticut. Once you get over your nervousness and looking forward to your future, you realize paperwork has to be done in or...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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Danbury,CT is keeping the latest culinary fads of the last few years, which is food trucks. Area businesses that you can follow online include Green Grunion, Taste Buds of Danbury, Rice and Beans , Pink Elephant, Chef Zip & Catering by Roxanne.  Go out and enjoy, and keep Danbury different! 

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Know the Implications When You Co-Sign”     Hi Joe!  I had a quick question, my dad offered to co-sign for me, would it be possible for my dad (who is retired/house paid off) to either be on the loan with me as a non-occupant or a co-signer? With the goal being to be able to up the amount of loa...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
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Today is Father's Day 2019 and it has been a good Father's Day weekend.  Yesterday I got to spend time with my youngest son and his wife, and today I will FaceTime with my oldest son, and gorgeous granddaughter. I hope the rest of the fathers reading this blog got to spend their Father's Day 201...

By Ed Silva, Central CT Real Estate Broker Serving all equally
(RE/MAX Professionals, CT 203-206-0754 )
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The Postcard Challenge is Completed For those just reading this, which is the culmination of a 3 month long effort on my part to help my grandson with a school project, trying to find a postcard that offers a quick glimpse of a region's local sites is not easy. The project was to get friends and ...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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 “It’s Never too Early to Start Preparing”    Hi Mr. Petrowsky, I was wondering if you can check my credit because my lease ends in September and my realtor told me in May we should start searching for houses so we can start doing the closing in August. I just want to make sure. What is the amoun...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Who are You Calling DUMB?”    A young boy enters a barber shop and the barber whispers to his customer, "This is the dumbest kid in the world. Watch while I prove it to you."The barber puts a dollar bill in one hand and two quarters in the other, then calls the boy over and asks, "Which do you w...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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There are several apartment complexes in the Greater Danbury Connecticut area. These are different than condos or townhomes, as they are privately owned by an investment company, an LLC or a business group.  Apartments are only rentals. They have different rules and regulations than condos. Some ...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“There are Options when You Can’t Find the Right Home”  Mr. Petrowsky,Unfortunately we can’t find a single family home we can afford. It has been over 6 months, but no luck. It is time for us to move in a different direction. When we met we discussed our comfort level for a mortgage payment compa...

By Jonathan Hall, Realtor - Danbury,CT Area Real Estate~203-417-0523
(William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty)
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When you are purchasing a townhome in the Greater Danbury area, one thing to consider is your budget. Part of your budgeting for a property would be any any applicable home owners association dues. They are typically for condominiums or townhomes, but there also can be for single family homes,if ...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“House Flipping not Always Successful”  Mr. PetrowskyBarbara XXXXXX gave me your contact information, I met her at the closing, as she purchased and you handled the mortgage for her. This was a property that I flipped and had on the market for 9 months. The truth is I barely broke even so I’m not...

By Joe Petrowsky, Your Mortgage Consultant for Life
(Mortgage Consultant, Right Trac Financial Group, Inc. NMLS # 2709)
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“Holly”      After getting all of the Pope's luggage loaded into the limo (and he doesn't travel light), the driver notices that the Pope is still standing on the curb."Excuse me, Your Eminence," says the driver, "would you please take your seat so we can leave?" "Well, to tell you the truth," sa...

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