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All about the Greater New Haven Region – local information, real estate trends, market reports and short sale information – posts about New Haven and Fairfield County from Minna Reid: Realtor and local short sale specialist.

 

September 11, 2017

Living in North Haven

North Haven is a quaint little town in New Haven County, CT and sits on the outskirts of New Haven, Connecticut. The six principal communities that make up North Haven are; North Haven Center, Clintonville, Montowese, Green Acres, Ridge Road and Quinnipiac. North Haven has an interesting location.  It’s very convenient to get to several major […]

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September 11, 2017

Living in Orange, Connecticut

Orange is a quintessential New England town in New Haven County, Connecticut.  The rolling hills and picturesque fields with grazing cows and cornfields inspired the town seal on Orange’s street signs:  an ox-drawn plow, steered by a farmer. Orange certainly has rural roots and has continued to maintain the tradition of a simpler way of life […]

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September 11, 2017

Living in Prospect, CT

Prospect is a small town, measuring five miles long and four miles wide, located in New Haven County, Connecticut. Prospect was incorporated in 1827 and was previously known as Columbia Parish.  This town has been considered mostly a farming community because of its abundance of open space and fertile land. Prospect’s neighboring towns are Waterbury […]

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September 11, 2017

Living in Trumbull, Connecticut

Trumbull is a vibrant and charming town in Fairfield County that is bordered by Monroe on the north, Easton on the west, Shelton and Stratford to the east and Bridgeport and Fairfield to the south.  Trumbull was originally a farming community that was part of the town of Stratford.  In the late 1700’s, more than 20 petitions […]

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September 11, 2017

Living in Stratford, Connecticut

Stratford, Connecticut, 06614, is a quaint little town in Fairfield county that is nestled along the Long Island Sound at the mouth of the Housatonic River. This town is home to a close-knit community and is rich in history and natural beauty.Stratford was founded by Puritans and settled in 1639 and has an amazing historical legacy […]

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September 11, 2017

Living in Shelton, CT!

Shelton is a city cupped into a valley at Fairfield County’s easternmost edge, 68 miles from Midtown Manhattan.  This lovely bedroom community to NYC has more than a great location to offer.  Shelton, shaped like an arrowhead, has 3 sections; Huntington which features historic churches and colonials, White Hill which is somewhat rural and Pine Rock Park. When […]

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September 11, 2017

Living in Wallingford, Connecticut

Wallingford sits astride the Quinnipiac River in Northern New Haven.  The town is situated in the New Haven – Hartford – Springfield Corridor, making this a great town to consider if you want to simplify your commute. Wallingford has the convenience of being traversed by Rt 15, Interstate 91, and state highways, Rt 15, Rt 68, Rt 71 and […]

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The priciest…and cheapest places to live in Fairfield County, Connecticut!

Thinking of making Fairfield County home? Wondering how far your money will take you? If you have over $1,000,000 to spend you can enjoy living minutes from NYC and the shoreline. The median sales price for  residence in Darien tops off the list at almost $1.4 million, with New Canaan, Greenwich and Westport close behind:  Budget challenged, but still […]

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