23 Bath Crescent Lane, Bloomfield

23 Bath Crescent, Bloomfield

Move right in to this updated townhouse in the Balbrae community. The formal living room, with fireplace, opens to a private elevated deck. Enjoy the updated kitchen with stone counters, butler’s pantry, and elegant dining room with wainscoting. The kitchen opens to a den that is a terrific place to relax. Retreat upstairs to a spacious master bedroom with en-suite full bath and walk-in closet. The finished lower level features a large family room that

182 Fern St, West Hartford

182 Fern - West Hartford

Your private, top floor retreat combines the architectural details of the early 1900s with modern updates to create a bright, comfortable, spacious and interesting home. Enter through the foyer into the oversized living room, which features a working fireplace and built-in shelving, in addition to crown molding and hardwood floors. Quadruple windows overlook the tree-filled courtyard and the building’s intricate roofline. An open double doorway leads to the generous formal dining room, with more tree-filled

9 Briar Court, Cromwell

9 Briar Court Family Room

Welcome home to an updated and sophisticated townhouse at Cromwell Hills. The main level features a spacious combined living room and dining room that makes for a comfortable and cheerful home. A balcony off the living room is one of three private outdoor spaces in the condo. The kitchen has been fully updated, and has stainless steel appliances and an eat-in area. A powder room completes the first floor. The living space continues downstairs in

Condos: Advantages and Disadvantages

We have previously noted that condos are different than other types of real estate without getting into the how or why. The main difference is that you, as the owner, do not have sole discretion over your property. Individual condominium units are part of a larger community. You have to follow its rules and pay a monthly homeowner association fee (HOA) to support the shared services and amenities. There are good reasons to choose a

The Condominium Opportunity

Condominiums are currently out of favor with buyers. The number of closed condo sales in Hartford County fell about 57% from its peak in 2005 to 2011. There are many reasons why the number of condo deals has fallen so dramatically. Much of the decline can be attributed to a change in buyer sentiment, which has also impacted other property types. In the mid-2000s everyone wanted to buy a home because real estate was all