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Posted on 07/07/2020
What is a Bi-Weekly Mortgage Plan?
Photo by Designer491 via Shutterstock The term “bi-weekly” means every other week. If you get paid bi-weekly, you usually get your check every other Friday. When it comes to a mortgage, typical amortization plans (payments of principal and interest) use a 30-year/360-month calculation. But many lenders offer a bi-weekly plan too. In this case, you would make 26...
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Posted on 07/07/2020
Another Property Sold - 7 Wakenor Road, Westport, CT 06880
Great Westport location, location, location. Charming entry level home or if you're looking to down size. Located in sought after Long Lots school district. Renovate and make this your home, sweet, home or build your new dream home on this level .26 acre lot. (New homes upward of 1.4M have already been built on this street). Newer tankless gas hot water heater, washer, dryer, and new sump pump May 2020. Living room w/wood burning fireplace, formal dining room, lovely heated sun porch, eat-in kitchen with breakfast nook, half bath and laundry complete the first floor. Second floor offers 3 bedrooms and full bath. Don't miss the...
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Posted on 07/07/2020
21 1st Street #7, Norwalk, CT 06855 is now new to the market!
Join the businesses of East Norwalk! Great retail or office space available July in beach area of East Norwalk. Building was remodeled in 1982 and this space remodeled in 2009, upgrading electric. Local hotspot, Partner's Cafe just across the street draws street traffic and excellent exposure to your business. This space is located on the first floor of a 2 story building. Residential apartments above and Retail (Real Estate office, Hair dresser, Pedego bicycle shop and Dry Cleaners (available space) on first floor. Local businesses: Service Station, Harbor Harvest, Liquor Store, Cove Deli, Ice Cream shop & Restaurants all within...
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Posted on 06/30/2020
Another Property Rented - 15 Seaview Avenue #Left, Norwalk, CT 06855
Looking for a great place to call home? Look no further. Come, see and enjoy the 06855 lifestyle. Directly across from Veterans Park, this lovely and spacious East Norwalk Townhouse style duplex with beautiful water views of the Norwalk Harbor and Long Island Sound offers it all. This home was recently and completely renovated down to the studs. Plenty of natural light, gleaming hardwood flooring throughout, lovely details and a beautiful original exposed brick wall. Eat-in-Kitchen w/Granite counter tops, high end stainless appliances, central air, efficient tankless hot water system. 3rd BR currently being used as den/office...
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Posted on 06/28/2020
ROI: Which Pieces of Your Home Puzzle Should You Look At?
Photo by Sue Smith via Shutterstock Choosing what to upgrade or fix in, on or around your home can be a complicated process. Changes fall into two categories – things that increase or decrease value (or sale price) and things that increase or decrease salability (or how willing people are to pay full price for it). Before you...
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Posted on 06/21/2020
Home Loans: Fixed vs. Adjustable
Photo by NeONBRAND on Unsplash Once you are ready to buy a house, you need to check your finances to determine how much you can put down, and how much you can afford to pay on a monthly mortgage. Knowing this helps you determine how much house you can afford. However, your interest rate is going to play...
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Posted on 06/15/2020
Video Tour - 10 Cossitt Road, Norwalk, CT 06854
Summertime and the living is easy one-level. Absolutely nothing to do but move into this tastefully renovated Ranch style home in convenient area. All new kitchen and baths, beautiful trim detail, gleaming refinished hardwood flooring throughout, most windows replaced, new front & storm door & sliders - All freshly painted inside and out. Open floor plan so that family and friends can all gather together, combining the Living room with fireplace, dining area and kitchen with eat-up breakfast bar, Quartz counter tops, stainless appliances & recessed lighting. Indoor/Outdoor entertaining? Exit out thru easily accessed sliders...
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Posted on 06/14/2020
How to Ready Your Home for Seasonal Storms
Image by sandid from Pixabay Our homes are special from the first time we enter. That's why we spend our precious time and money caring for our dwellings when bad weather threatens damage. Spring Windstorms For homeowners, windstorms are often unassuming. We all know to watch for snow or rain, but high winds can cause significant home damage....
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Posted on 06/14/2020
10 Cossitt Road, Norwalk, CT 06854 is now new to the market!
Summertime and the living is easy one-level. Absolutely nothing to do but move into this tastefully renovated Ranch style home in convenient area. All new kitchen and baths, beautiful trim detail, gleaming refinished hardwood flooring throughout, most windows replaced, new front & storm door & sliders - All freshly painted inside and out. Open floor plan so that family and friends can all gather together, combining the Living room with fireplace, dining area and kitchen with eat-up breakfast bar, Quartz counter tops, stainless appliances & recessed lighting. Indoor/Outdoor entertaining? Exit out thru easily accessed sliders...
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Posted on 06/07/2020
Ways to Deal with a Low Appraisal
Photo by Light And Dark Studio via Shutterstock In a seller’s market, comparable sales and competition can drive up a home’s price. This is especially true in a seller’s market where offers from multiple buyers try to outbid each other. And, while this sounds like a fantastic deal for the seller, a low appraisal can kill the deal....
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Posted on 06/06/2020
Video Tour - 15 Seaview Avenue #Left, Norwalk, CT 06855
Looking for a great place to call home? Look no further. Come, see and enjoy the 06855 lifestyle. Directly across from Veterans Park, this lovely and spacious East Norwalk Townhouse style duplex with beautiful water views of the Norwalk Harbor and Long Island Sound offers it all. This home was recently and completely renovated down to the studs. Plenty of natural light, gleaming hardwood flooring throughout, lovely details and a beautiful original exposed brick wall. Eat-in-Kitchen w/Granite counter tops, high end stainless appliances, central air, efficient tankless hot water system. 3rd BR currently being used as den/office...
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Posted on 06/06/2020
15 Seaview Avenue #Left, Norwalk, CT 06855 is now new to the market!
Looking for a great place to call home? Look no further. Come, see and enjoy the 06855 lifestyle. Directly across from Veterans Park, this lovely and spacious East Norwalk Townhouse style duplex with beautiful water views of the Norwalk Harbor and Long Island Sound offers it all. This home was recently and completely renovated down to the studs. Plenty of natural light, gleaming hardwood flooring throughout, lovely details and a beautiful original exposed brick wall. Eat-in-Kitchen w/Granite counter tops, high end stainless appliances, central air, efficient tankless hot water system. 3rd BR currently being used as den/office...
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