751 Lake Avenue, Greenwich

Greenwich’s (other) top sale of last week

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Often on Mondays, I’ll look back at the top sale of the prior week. But of course, we’ve already covered that pretty extensively here on Property Rounds — first when we broke the news early Friday morning, then with a few additional details, and finally with our comprehensive story. But while a $120 million sales […] [Read More]
Categories: Greenwich

More details on Copper Beech sale

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When we broke the news of the Copper Beech sale this morning, the information we had at our fingertips was pretty limited: A whisper from a reader; a confirmation from Town Hall. But now we’ve got a bit more information that we can share. First, the buyer is listed as The Conservation Institute, LLC., a […] [Read More]
Categories: Greenwich
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Breaking: Copper Beech Farm sells for $120 million

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When Greenwich’s Copper Beech Farm hit the market last spring, asking $190 million, people across the nation noted that while the home earned the distinction as the most expensive single-family home ever to hit the American market, it wouldn’t necessarily close at a nine-figure sum. But it did. Earlier this week, the mansion that was […] [Read More]
Categories: Connecticut
Check out the outdoor space at this home, at 16 Nathan Hale Drive in Norwalk, which is on the market for $6,350,000.

On the market: Homes with great outdoor spaces

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Spring has finally sprung after what has seemed like the longest winter in memory. And now that the sun is shining, birds are chirping and the clouds have ceased spewing snow, we can finally spend some time outside. With this in mind, we went through listings around Southwestern Connecticut to find some of the best homes […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Trulia: Fairfield County one of nation’s top ‘million dollar metros’

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Million dollar homes make up less than 2 percent of the market in 44 of the nation’s 100 largest metropolitan areas, according to a new analysis released last month by Trulia. But here in Fairfield County, Connecticut, the rate is 15 times higher, making the area one of Trulia’s top million-dollar metros in the area. […] [Read More]
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2 Wooddale tops last week’s sales

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The midcountry home at 2 Wooddale Road hit the market in February, asking just shy of $12 million, and found a buyer almost instantly. the property closed on Friday, April 4, for a final price of $11,750,000 — just $200,000 below the asking price — making it the top sale of the week in Greenwich. […] [Read More]
136 Dolphin Cove Quay, which is listed for $2,325,000.

Stamford’s Dolphin Cove in the news

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The tiny neighborhood of Dolphin Cove has more homes on the market than any other corner of Stamford — about 11 percent. It’s an anomaly I noticed a couple weeks ago while looking through Zillow maps, and one I thought might make an interesting story. Why would there be so much turnover in such a […] [Read More]
Categories: Stamford, waterfront

Connecticut is home to the richest neighborhood

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New York City suburbs are some of the wealthiest areas in the country. Business Insider recently narrowed down a list of the United States’ richest neighborhoods to just the top 25 wealthiest areas outside NYC. Ten Fairfield County spots made the list, and one Greenwich neighborhood is not only the richest NYC suburb, it’s the […] [Read More]