Buy the House or Love Prison and Find Captain Kid’s Stash

According to the Greenwich Time today: “BRANFORD, Conn. (AP) — A new reality show is being filmed on one of Connecticut’s tiny Thimble Islands.WNPR radio reports that A&E is filming a show called “Love Prison” on Beldon Island, one of 300 small islands off the coast of Branford. Beldon Island has just one house on just…

The Scoop – 6.30.2014

Closed Today 6 HIGHVIEW AVE – OG – $1,353,000 On the market since 2011 – the sellers hung on and on – their number was $1,495,000 – no price reduction – and the market did not meet their demand. Still not so bad considering the days on market.   12 ROCKVIEW DR – GREENWICH –…

From Home Owner to Home Seller

After 2 listing presentations recently, it is STILL so clear, that many home sellers look at Zillow to get their home “Zestimate”, Home Snap, Trulia – but clearly don’t go beyond to research what they can do to present their property to the market… The first step for every home seller: They must detach themselves…

48 Lockwood Ave – In Contract Today – List $2,695,000

48 LOCKWOOD AVE – OLD GREENWICH I hosted a broker open house here when I was with the listing firm, in 2013. Price at the time was $3,095,000 down from the original list of $3,295,000. I thought at the time that it should have been $2.7M, and now they most likely will get less than…

Single Family Closed Transctions 6/23/2014

8 WATCH TOWER LANE – $1,700,000 Old Greenwich in the Havemeyer area – this lovely home had everything one would want in this price point…totally renovated interior, 4 bedrooms, 3+ baths, fenced yard 16 LICATA TERRACE –  COS COB – $1,350,000  3 Bedroom/3 bath, 2304 SF home sold in 43 days… 47 MIDWOOD RD –…

New – Not Really – 16 Stillview Dr – $1,297,000

In between where it cancelled and last expired in 2013. It is also on for rent @ $6250 – which is a bit agressive…since it was last rented for $5100 after 77 days. 1 STILLVIEW DR – LIST: $1,297,000 HISTORY If I were the owner, I would insist on new photography. If I were the…