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COOKING FOR A CAUSE ~ Move For hunger

Written by Janine Vairo, Realtor | Vanderblue Team | Higgins Group Real Estate

 

COOKING FOR A CAUSE which took place on October 5th was a successful evening at AITORO. Guests enjoyed gourmet food and watched cooking demonstrations while experiencing the latest in kitchen trends…while supporting a great [...]

Understanding Hubbard Clauses

Written by Jill Shaw, Realtor | Vanderblue Team | Higgins Group Real Estate

 


Perhaps you have heard the term Hubbard Clause in real estate, but don't understand how they operate.  Let's say you start going to open houses just out of curiosity and find your dream home.  But your house is not yet on the

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Selling Your Home During a Divorce

Written by Jill Shaw, Realtor | Vanderblue Team | Higgins Group Real Estate

 

 


Selling a home is a stressful event, but on top of a divorce it can be overwhelming.  As someone who has experienced it myself, I understand all the emotions involved in the transition and how it affects your living

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Senior Central

Written by Sharon Montesanti, Realtor | Vanderblue Team | Higgins Group Real Estate

The process of moving to a new residence is NOT at the top of anyone's list of favorite things to do... 

 


The process of moving to a new residence is NOT at the top of anyone's list of favorite things to do.....but as many of us have experienced in assisting

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Serenity and breathtaking views ...

Written by Thora Svalgard-Karukas, Realtor | Vanderblue Team | Higgins Group Real Estate

As a realtor, when you step into a home for the first time, you always get some kind of feeling, a first impression. When stepping into 165 Ponus Ave, Norwalk, I was immediately struck with a peaceful and deep esthetic [...]

What's in my garden: Time Saving Perennials ? Part 2

Written by Lori Auerbach, Realtor | Vanderblue Team | Higgins Group Real Estate

In my previous blog I shared a few hardy shade-loving perennials that Master Gardner Amy Ziffer spoke about at a recent Greenfield Hill Garden Club meeting. In this blog will share a few sun-loving perennials that you might want to consider for your landscape. [...]

What's in My garden: Time Saving Perennials

Written by Lori Auerbach, Realtor | Vanderblue Team | Higgins Group Real Estate

It’s planting time here in Fairfield County and our local nurseries are overflowing with choices! If you don’t take some time to plan your landscape you will be overwhelmed when you set foot into the nursery. You really need to observe your landscape each season, [...]

Meet Benny and the Pets

May is National Pet Month and while we celebrate our pets’ everyday, I think it’s only appropriate to acknowledge those who care for our pets when we are not home to do so. While there are many pet sitting services in Fairfield, I have been especially impressed by a brother and sister duo that have taken their love for pets and created a fine little business called Benny And The Pets! This budding enterprise is operated by Ben & Ella Diamond of Greenfield Hill.

Meet The Principal: Jason Bluestein of Burr Elementary School

Almost 5 years ago my family moved from NYC to Fairfield. Prior to the move I did my fair share of investigative research on the schools in Fairfield. Choosing a school was a tough choice to make because Fairfield schools are all outstanding! In the end we fell in love with Greenfield Hill and my son enrolled as a 5th grader at Burr Elementary. That same fall, Jason Bluestein was appointed the new principal at Burr.

I recently had the pleasure of catching up with Jason Bluestein to talk about how Burr Elementary continues to draw families to Greenfield Hill and what they are doing to keep the learning environment stimulating.