92 Briscoe Road, New Canaan, CT 06840 – Smart Sustainable Sophisticated House
92 Briscoe Road, New Canaan, CT 06840 – Smart Sustainable Sophisticated House.
As the custom timber gates swing open, they reveal the Kensten Croft main house and Mid-Century Modern guest house that anchor the sweeping grounds of this 6-acre estate. Newly constructed in 2020, the main house was meticulously designed with not only the finest of finishes but is also technologically smart, sustainable, and solar-powered with every modern convenience included.
“From the Boroughs to the Burbs” Panel Discussion on ZOOM with 5 Experts from around Fairfield County and New York City
This past Tuesday John Engel hosted a lively discussion on changes in the New York residential market and its immediate impact on the suburban market, particularly the Gold Coast of Connecticut. We learned from chief economist Greg Heym when New York might bounce back. Darien’s 1st Selectman Jayme Stevenson responded with yet another tax cut. Scott […]
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The Engel Team’s September Market Reports
16 Individual Town Reports. To download full reports click on the town names. Or go to the bottom of the page. This month we looked at total dollar volume as an indicator of market health. Three towns stand out posting solid dollar volume numbers: Darien, Old Greenwich and Rowayton. The rest of […]
Chairman’s View: Retire, Reflect and Recharge (NC Advertiser column for July 11, 2019
I praised the Advertiser coffees as the place where a town comes together. In June I took a break from this weekly fret over New Canaan’s short-term concerns. In June we graduate, marry, retire, reflect and recharge. In 1914, at 73 years old, Claude Monet had established himself among the greatest artists of all time. […]
First Half Market Report for Fairfield County, Connecticut
16 Individual Town Reports. To download full reports click on the links at the bottom of the email. This is the 6 month report for Fairfield County. Good news: interest rates at record lows, 3% Bad news: there is little urgency among buyers Good news: budget skips tolls & regionalization Bad news: state budget […]
Letter to the Editor: Naughton, Mackle and LaGattuta for Board of Education
Editor, It’s caucus time again and as George Orwell once said “there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics…All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.” (He was probably thinking of the Town Council when he wrote that.) Fortunately for New Canaan the […]
Connecticut Market Reports for the First Half of 2019
The Connecticut First Half 2019 Market Reports are now available in Pilot. You can find the template in the Promo Blast section, called “CT First Half 2019 Market Reports“. If you type “CT” in the search bar it will appear among the CT template selections. Just a reminder, quarterly reports include an additional page for each town’s absorption rates for houses, and a page on absorption […]