Blog :: 2015

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We look forward to making this the best resource for information about real estate, our local area, and current topics that impact you. Please feel free to comment on our posts if you have questions or reactions to share. If there is anything you'd like to see us write about, we'd love to hear your ideas.

Santa Visits Fairfield!

Join us as we support Operation Hope on Saturday, November 28th from 10-2 pm!

When: Saturday, November 28th 2015

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Where: Town Green in Fairfield

Meet Santa and receive a gift, enjoy a Petting Zoo, Hot Cider, Holiday Cookies, Horse & Buggy Rides ... and so much more! We will be decorating Santa Hats and donating all [...]

The Luxury of Home | Featured Realtor Julie Vanderblue

Julie Vanderblue of The Vanderblue Team, featured Connecticut Realtor in The Luxury of Home 2016 Annual Magazine


Offering an unparalleled menu of services and expertise, The Vanderblue Team gives its clientele everything they need to make an informed decision about luxury real estate.


The ongoing residential allure of Fairfield County, [...]

Behind The Scenes | Chapter 4

Behind the Scenes, Chapter 4, with Dee Dee More ...

So, you say you want to be a Realtor. Well then, let me enlighten you a bit.

To be a great Realtor, is to be so many thing wrapped up in one.  Education, education, education, both on the market and the many facets of the business.  You must love properties and enjoy learning about them, be [...]

CT Post Article -- Agent Profile on Julie Vanderblue

Check out this feature on Julie from last Sunday's CT Post...

EDUCATING OTHER REALTORS

For real estate agent Julie Vanderblue, what sets her apart from her peers is her amazing team of full-time professionals dedicated to excellence.  They have diverse areas of expertise and are able to offer more experiential knowledge and expertise and [...]

Behind the Scenes | Chapter 3

Chapter three?of 'Behind the Scenes' with The Vanderblue Team. Have you ever thought about appealing your property taxes, but are unsure of the proper steps to get yourself the best result? Look no further! Colleen Intrieri, Realtor on The Vanderblue Team, gives a thorough breakdown of the tax appeal process,?including?her own experiences [...]

Loan Update: Borrowers who have been denied in the past may now qualify

Below is an market update about Loans in Fairfield County, courtesy of David Garofalo, Branch Manager at Total Mortgage in Trumbull, Connecticut.

Conversion of Principal Residence No Longer Applies - Rental Income

We no longer need 30% equity nor do we need proof of the security deposit just a LEASE. For those who don't remember, borrowers [...]