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Posted on 12/02/2021
171 East Village Road, Monroe, CT 06468 is now new to the market!
What an incredible opportunity... this 500 square foot 1 bedroom end unit apartment with easy one level living is secluded yet close to highways, shopping and so more! The freshly painted open and bright floor plan boasts a white gourmet kitchen, hardwood floors, cathedral ceilings, custom windows plus a washer and dryer for your convenience. Heat, electricity and water is included in the rent making this an extremely afforadable monthly living expense. Ideally, the bedroom comes with a double bed and the living room equipped with a a flat screen TV mounted to the wall. This quaint and comfortable space is a great place where you can...
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Posted on 12/02/2021
Another Property Sold - 384 Howe Avenue #3D, Shelton, CT 06484
Well maintained spacious 1 Bedroom/1 Bath unit in great location right in the heart of downtown Shelton! One level of living space including kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom and bathroom. In-Unit Laundry Room includes Washer/Dryer. New Windows, Newer Central Air and Hot water tank. Additional basement storage included. Assigned parking plus extra visitor parking. Don't miss...
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Posted on 11/28/2021
Trending Paint Colors for Home Improvement Projects
Much the same as architectural styles and interior design themes, color trends have a tendency to rise and fall with each passing season. However, there are a few that seem to persist throughout the years. If you're planning to paint your home this year, here are a few colors that have withstood the test of time and keep...
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Posted on 11/22/2021
Another Property Sold - 950 Constitution Boulevard North, Shelton, CT 06484
Start packing because once you see this fantastic home, you are going to want to move in! This beautiful 4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath Center Hall Colonial sited in the sought after "Old Dairy Estates" is a must see. The spacious main level features a welcoming 2 level foyer, gorgeous hardwood floors, a large family room with vaulted ceiling & cozy fireplace plus a custom eat-in kitchen with granite counters & center island perfect for entertaining. The open floor plan also includes a formal dining room with French doors leading to the deck, plus a private home office & convenient laundry room with utility sink & cabinets. The second...
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Posted on 11/21/2021
The 5 Best Trees to Grow Indoors
Just like with smaller plants, there are indoor trees for rooms of all shapes and sizes. Adding larger plants can make a statement in your interior design and provide other benefits like filtering the air and providing fresh oxygen. If you’re thinking about getting an indoor tree for your home, here are some suggestions to help your search....
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Posted on 11/19/2021
Another Property Sold - 45 Jefferson Road #4-1, Branford, CT 06405
Here is One of the best values in Branford! Own this updated 2 bedroom End Unit Home with true One Level Living in the Thimble Isle Condominiums. Ready for you, freshly painted with New Floors, Granite Gourmet Stainless Kitchen, Tiled Bath with Walk in Shower and INCLUDES Heat & Water. This bright spacious home has a comfortable feel and features an open living room with slider to your covered patio with views of the manicured grounds and a sidewalk leading to plenty of parking and an Amazing Pool. There is also a storage unit next door. All of this in a location minutes to beaches, restaurants, shopping, major highways and New Haven....
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Posted on 11/14/2021
Patios, Porches and More: Your Guide to Identifying Outdoor Living Spaces
Image by Mark Thomas from Pixabay There are many terms in the design world that we use interchangeably. Those without specific knowledge of these terms might not know how they differentiate, but boosting your home vocabulary can be helpful with buying, selling or improving your home. One common example is the terms we use for private outdoor living...
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Posted on 11/13/2021
Another Property Sold - 16 West Court #16, Derby, CT 06418
What a great opportunity to live on the Orange line yet pay Derby pricing! Freshly painted with new floors and newer mechanicals, this spacious 1,995 square foot (based on the Condo Association Declaration) 3 bedroom, 1.5 bath Townhouse is truly move in ready. With four levels of living space the layout features a master bedroom with balcony, eat-in kitchen with granite counters, mudroom plus a bonus room which can be utilized as an office, playroom or possibly a home gym. Step outside the sliders to a deck overlooking the beautiful serene back yard, perfect for outdoor activities and entertaining. This unit utilizes preferred utilities...
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Posted on 11/11/2021
Another Property Sold - 35 Old Town Road, Shelton, CT 06484
If you are looking to take a step back and enjoy the quiet serenity of nature yet live close to everything in sought after Huntington, this is the home for you. Set on a large 1.9 acre lot, surrounded and connected to hundreds of acres of the picturesque Shelton Greenway Trails, it guarantees the ultimate private setting. With beautiful hardwood and tile floors throughout, this spacious 2152 square foot 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath charming Cape is spacious and bright and is the perfect family home. The main level boasts an open foyer with skylight, large living room with cozy fireplace, dining room, eat in kitchen with stainless appliances,...
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Posted on 11/11/2021
Another Property Sold - Lot 4 Sierra Court, Cheshire, CT 06410
This modern colonial design has clean lines and an efficient floor plan. The first floor has 9ft ceilings, a wide open floor plan, and potential fifth bedroom/office on the main floor. Four bedrooms on the second floor with laundry. Many options come standard with builder AM Napolitano which include ..... Hardwood floors throughout the main floor, Crown molding throughout the main floor, feature wall, built in bench, and many other generous allowances. Location is very convenient to hwy access and centrally...
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Posted on 11/07/2021
Go All Out with Smart Speakers and Intercoms
Photo by Athena from Pexels Although smartphones make it easier than ever to relay a message across the household, listen to videos and blast your tunes, they simply don’t compare to a fully integrated speaker and intercom system. Although home intercoms might seem like a blast from the past, they are back and better than ever. And as...
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Posted on 10/31/2021
5 Great Ways to Show Off Your Air Plants
Since air plants do not need any soil to grow and thrive, the sky is the limit in how you can display them. You just have to fire up your imagination to find fun ways to put them on display around your household. Running low on ideas? Here’s five options to help get you dreaming of all the...
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