September Contracts: Falling Activity Levels

2021-10-04 Hartford County Single-Family Inventory in September 2021

Hartford County finished the month of September with 921 single-family contracts signed. The result was the first month since February with fewer than 1,000 contracts, and trailed September 2020 by about 12%. On a year-to-date basis the market is about 4% behind the 2020 contract total, yet about 10% ahead of this point in 2019. The shape of the various trend lines definitely reverted to those of a traditional market, with 2019 being the most

23 Tunxis Road, West Hartford

23 Tunxis Road, West Hartford

Here’s a perfect opportunity to be settled in your new place before the end of the year! This charming center hall Colonial features a great floor plan and is move in ready. You’ll love the quaint front fence, professional landscaping, and bluestone walkway as you approach the home. Inside, the foyer is flanked by the formal living and dining rooms. To the right, the front to back living room has built-in bookcases, a wood burning

Apple Fritter Season!

Fall is apple fritter season in Greater Hartford, and Glastonbury is the center of the local fritter scene. We made the sacrifice of visiting each of the main fritter vendors to compare and contrast. Belltown Hill Orchard Fritters are sold in the pick-your own field, rather than at the main shop when you enter the property. Served in a low container, the eight roundish fritters were sprinkled with a powdered sugar mixture. They were cooked

196-198 Oxford Street, Hartford’s West End

196-198 Oxford Street, Hartford

Here’s a perfect opportunity to own a thoughtfully updated and nicely maintained 2-family home that’s been owned by the same family for 64 years. One block from the West End’s Elizabeth Park, there’s so much to love! The first floor begins with an oversized front porch, which leads through a private entrance into an entry and the living room. It includes hardwood floors, beautiful woodwork, neutral colors, and lots of light. The dining room features

51 Ashley Street, Hartford’s Asylum Hill

51 Ashley Street, Hartford

Come see this updated brick Victorian on the first block of charming Ashley Street in Hartford’s Asylum Hill neighborhood. The full width front porch adorned with decorative spandrels, brackets, and balusters welcomes visitors and provides the perfect setting to enjoy the historic streetscape. The foyer features a turned staircase, and is open to both the living room with decorative fireplace and the den. A formal dining room connects to the updated kitchen, which includes stainless