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Posted on 10/05/2022
73 Belair Drive #73, New Milford, CT 06776 is now new to the market!
One Room Studio in Bel Air. Clean and freshly painted. new carpet, new refrigerator and vanity in bathroom. Large yard in back of building Laundry and storage in building, very close to unit. Good credit a must. Credit check and 2 months security required, no smoking. Ready to...
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Posted on 10/02/2022
Polka Dot Plants & Other Colorful Houseplants Safe for Pets
Growing indoor plants can be incredibly rewarding and enhance the aesthetics of your home. However, it's important to know which plants are safe for every member of your household to be around. While many attractive and popular houseplants are toxic to pets and humans, there are plenty you can grow indoors safely, like polka dot plants. Here are...
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Posted on 09/27/2022
102 South Main Street, Newtown, CT 06470 is now new to the market!
4.58 Acres of land with frontage on both Main Street (Route 25) and Park Lane. Many possibilities with the lot as it is residential but in the South Main Village Design District. Possibly could be subdivided, buyer to do due diligence. There are some wetlands on the...
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Posted on 09/25/2022
New pet owner's guide: How to kitten-proof a house
If you’re adopting a kitten, it’s wise to kitten-proof...
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Posted on 09/18/2022
3 Pet-Friendly Alternatives to Sago Palm Plants
Palms are an excellent way to bring the tropics home. With many varieties to choose from, it's important to know which will work best for your household and everyone in it. Unlike the highly toxic sago palm, there are plenty of palm plants perfectly safe for pets and humans. Here are some suggestions to inspire you: Parlor Palm...
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Posted on 09/11/2022
Shed design ideas to enhance your outdoor living space
If you've ever wanted to create extra living space in your...
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Posted on 09/10/2022
Another Property Sold - 1 Lamplighter Lane, New Milford, CT 06776
Spacious three bedroom raised ranch on cul-de-sac. Hardwood floors throughout the upper level. Eat in kitchen , dining room with sliders to large deck Semi-finished bonus room off deck has great potential for private office or enlarged primary suite. Lower level provides access from garage to mudroom to laundry. Oversized storage room could easily be rec room or gym. Family room has fireplace and walk out to patio and large level yard for all your entertainment needs. One year old roof with warranty. Great location close to everything,yet perfectly private. Home being sold as...
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Posted on 09/04/2022
Consider these things before you build a greenhouse
If you want to build a greenhouse at home, there are many things to consider first. Everything from building materials, style and intended use is worth planning carefully before you start. Here are some of the main things to consider before you build a greenhouse: What you’re planning to grow A greenhouse gives you the chance to grow...
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Posted on 09/04/2022
Another Property Sold - 87 Haley Lane #87, Newtown, CT 06482
Quite possibly the most beautiful 55+ condominium option on the market today. This stunning 2-bedroom, 2 full bathroom unit is located in the desirable and well maintained Walnut Tree Village - close to town shopping, restaurants and major commuting. This light ensconced open floor plan unit boasts an updated white kitchen with lots of cabinet and counterspace that flows effortlessly to the dining and family room with vaulted ceiling and gas fireplace. The primary suite with lovely accent wall features a large walk-in closet and updated spa-like full bathroom. The generously sized second bedroom abuts another well-appointed full bath. ...
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Posted on 09/04/2022
Another Property Sold - 227 Stadley Rough Road, Danbury, CT 06811
A rare find! This well maintained home is set beautifully on a level landscaped property. Enjoy the tranquility, peacefulness and privacy. 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, hardwood flooring, fieldstone fireplace, large deck and shed. Within minutes of Lake Candlewood, I84, shopping, dining and all amenities. 2 car garage and a basement with a workshop. Please note: Hardwood flooring under the carpet in the main level bedroom and under the floating floor in the living room) Beautiful perennial and vegetable gardens. Country home at it's best! WHOLE HOUSE...
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Posted on 08/29/2022
29 Carlson Ridge Road #29, New Milford, CT 06776 now has a new price of $434,900!
Carlson Ridge 55 plus condominium, easy one floor living. Two bedroom two full baths. Primary bedroom has full bath with jacuzzi tub and separate shower and a walk in closet. Living room and dining room with hardwood floors and fireplace. Deck off the kitchen area. Downstairs a partially finished basement has many potential uses; Recreation, exercise room or home office. The rest of the basement provides plenty of storage. Two car attached garage. Convenient location on route 202 and close to town at the same...
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Posted on 08/28/2022
3 Contingencies Sellers Should Know
Contingency clauses in a real estate contract typically come from the buyer. However, there are some contingencies sellers can use in a sale negotiation as well. While they’re less common, knowing the basics can help in selling your home. Here are the main contingencies every seller should know: Kick-Out Clause A kick-out clause is a useful balance to...
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