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Author: Lidia Ryan

Impressive landscapes on the market in southwestern Connecticut

A lot of the year in Connecticut is spent indoors, so when good weather comes, make sure you have a nice space to enjoy it in. From country homes with ponds to private ocean-front retreats and

Modern homes in southwestern Connecticut

If you like sleek lines, lots of light and a modular feel, these homes are for you. Nestled among traditional New England Colonials and Georgians are modern marvels–and some of them are for sale.

Neomodern luxury for sale in Greenwich

If you’re looking for space-age luxury, look no further than the home at 66 Cherry Valley Rd. in Greenwich, Conn. Greenwich is known for being home to grand mansions but this seven-bedroom house on

Super model eyes private Connecticut island

by Alexander Soule, Hearst Connecticut Media Group Remember that party island in Connecticut that went on the market recently? Apparently supermodel Heidi Klum has her eye on it. Apparently undeterred by Connecticut’s impending tax hikes, Klum reportedly has inquired about Tavern Island off the shore of Rowayton, which is listed for $11 million by Higgins

Own a former party island with NYC views in Connecticut

Last week, a Long Island, New York home that inspired some of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Gatsby party scenes went on the market. This week a whole party island is for sale. According to real estate site, Zillow, Tavern Island in Norwalk, Conn. was used as a speakeasy during Prohibition. It was owned by Billy Rose,

Real ‘Great Gatsby’ house for sale

The Long Island, NY estate where F. Scott Fitzgerald began writing “The Great Gatsby” could be yours for $3,888,888. According to the Wall Street Journal, Fitzgerald and his wife Zelda lived in the Great Neck home for two years in the early 1920s, and the author write three chapters of his famous novel in that

Luxury pools of southwestern Connecticut

It’s getting hot. With summer fast approaching, you may be wishing you had a pool in your backyard. Whether you’re in the market or just want to fantasize about jumping into some cool water, we’ve

House inspired by Philip Johnson Glass House for sale

New Canaan’s National Historic Landmark, the Philip Johnson Glass House, has inspired a see-through home in the Hudson Valley that’s on the market for $1.9 million. According to real estate site,

Oscar-nominated movie home on the market

The house where the historic Selma-to-Montgomery march was planned in the movie “Selma” is for sale for $499,000. The movie, which depicts Martin Luther King Jr.’s fight for civil rights through a

Live in a church: Chapel-turned-home for sale

Looking for an unconventional home? One family in Pennsylvania family may have the place for you–a former Mennonite church called Peace Chapel. The holy home, on the market for $259,900, was Zillow’s unique house of the week on January 14. According to Zillow, owner Tony Sangrey first saw his future home when he accompanied a friend