Blog :: 12-2019

Renovating an Older Home: Connecting the Past and Present

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Buyers should not discount the value of renovating one of the charming antique homes that make Greenfield Hill one of the most coveted areas in Fairfield.  Perhaps you’ve driven past one of these older homes, wondering what it would be like to step inside.  The surrounding grounds and landscape appear to be in perfect harmony with the home.  You love the architectural details that you have admired from a distance, time and time again.

Advantages of Selling Your Home in the Fall

Here in Fairfield as well as throughout the state, it’s a well-known fact that spring is the most popular time to put your home on the market.  Our lush landscapes reappear, blooming dogwood trees line the streets and a home’s curb appeal welcomes the new season of home sellers and buyers.

Preparing for the Home Inspection

Congratulations! You have an accepted offer on your home! The next step is likely the most crucial part of this transaction: The home inspection. A home inspection is typically a closing contingency, meaning the buyer can walk away from the transaction if the home inspector discovers anything not to their liking and the seller is not willing to repair or offer a credit.  But, there are some key tasks a seller can take on to prepare for a successful home inspection.

The Dollar & Sense on Energy Saving Home Improvements

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Homeowners often question what home improvements will increase the value of there home.  Upgrades such as bathroom remodels, a deck addition, and new siding make the list. It’s easy to see how these improvements enhance the physical appearance and functionality of the home, but what about value that energy efficient improvements offer?