Southwestern Connecticut’s most expensive rental property

In this Thursday’s edition of Trending, we examine the high cost of rent here in Southwestern Connecticut. Across the area, median rents can range from a low of $966 paid per month in Naugatuck, to more than $2,000 a month in both Darien and Easton, according to data from the American Community survey.

But as with all things in Southwestern Connecticut, there are the averages, and then there are the extremes. Check out this home in Sherman, which takes top billing as the most expensive rental property on the market in Southwestern Connecticut this week, according to real estate website Zillow. The 3,000-square-foot home, situated on 200 acres, goes for $35,000 a month.

Stay tuned later this week for a breakdown of the most expensive properties, town-by-town throughout Southwestern Connecticut.
Maggie Gordon