July Contracts: A Typical Summer Month

2022-08-02 Hartford County Single-Family Contracts 2022-07

July usually means a gradually slowing real estate market as some participants take a breath from the spring. It’s a time when many deals are closing, but there are incrementally fewer buyer looking and sellers listing as people enjoy the warmer weather. This July finished with 829 single-family contracts in Hartford County, about 17% behind the July 2021 total. On a year-to-date basis the County was about 18% behind 2021. Only one town, Windsor Locks,

60 Colonial Street, West Hartford

60 Colonial Street, West Hartford

This move-in ready Cape is an excellent option for a first time buyer, downsizer, or anyone looking for a condo alternative. Conveniently located near all of the Elmwood restaurants and shops, as well Beachland Park and highway access, you’ll love the nearby amenities. A large foyer leads to an open living area. The combination living room/dining room is sleek and bright. Hardwood floors, crown molding, and recessed lighting provide a clean, contemporary look. The updated

22-24 Newton Street, Hartford’s Parkville

22-24 Newton Street, Hartford

Don’t miss this 3-unit building in a prime Parkville location. With a recently updated unit, and two tenants in place, this property works as either an investment or a primary residence! The first floor is 3 beds/1 bath with its own utilities. The second floor is 2+ beds/1 bath and recently updated. The third floor is 2 beds/1 bath. The landlord pays the utilities for the second and third floor units since they share a

29 Uplands Drive, West Hartford

29 Uplands Drive, West Hartford

West of Mountain Road living at its best! You’ll love the flexible floor plan, hardwood floors, and natural light. The first floor features a den w/gas fireplace that could be used as an office or bedroom. An oversized living room w/gas fireplace and built-in shelving is currently used as a combination living/dining room space. A family room open to the kitchen could also be used as the formal dining room. A most impressive chef’s kitchen

June Contracts: Buyers Retreat, Sellers Advance

2022-07-03 Hartford County Single-Family Inventory 2022-06

Hartford County finished June with 869 single-family contracts. It was a 23% decline from the June 2021 total, leaving the County 18% behind 2021 through the first half. The 869 contract, when seen as a measure of buyer activity, is a meaningful retreat. June is one of the busier months in the seasonal real estate market, with contract totals often near the peak. June 2022 showed a meaningful fall-off from the May peak, and was