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Rent.com just completed its 2014 list of best cities nationwide for renters raising families with Darien, Connecticut coming in at #6 along with three other Fairfield County, Ct municipalities making the top 25. Rent.com looked at data based on high concentration of family households, high rental inventory, and median income greater than $50K, low crime rate, high school scores and more.
The list of 25 best cities for Renters Raising Families includes ten states from across the nation with Fairfield County, Connecticut have four of the cities:
#24 Ridgefield, Ct. median rent for a 2 bedroom $2,850
#18 New Canaan, Ct. median rent for a 2 bedroom $4,429
#12 Wilton, Ct. median rent for a 2 bedroom $3,383
#6 Darien, Ct. median rent for a 2 bedroom $3,590
To read the full article from Rent.com click here.
For Landlords and Tenants seeking more information on Fairfield County rentals please contact DMK Real Estate and Property Management in Darien, CT.
Green Home construction accounted for $36 Billion in 2013 according to a recent market research by McGraw-Hill Construction . The report shows that green home construction is expected to more than double to $83 – $105 Billion in 2016.
Connecticut Builders and Contractors should affiliate themselves with trained Realtor in the field of energy efficiency and sustainable practices to help sell their Green Homes in Fairfield County, Connecticut.
DMK Real Estate & Property Management has over 25 years’ experience in residential construction and is a National Association Realtor GREEN designee specializing in selling green homes and a sustainable lifestyle.
Oct 17, 2013.
Single family home sales on the Greenwich MLS are up 10.7% as of September Year-to-Date with a total of 497 sold vs. YTD 2012 of 449. The average selling price YTD for a single family home was $2,111,827 and the median selling price is $1,670,000.
Total rental YTD are down 23.5% from a high YTD in 2012 of 655 down 2013 YTD to 501.
The market is continuing to grow with new listings Year–to-date up 3.72% with a total of 2,538 new listings on the Greenwich MLS.
Currently on the GMLS there are 523 single family homes for sale ranging in price from $487,000 up to $140 million for a 50 acre waterfront estate. Along with that there are 112 Condos and Co-ops currently listed on the GMLS ranging in price from $195,000 up to $5.49 million. Continue reading
Darien Real Estate Market Seeing Steady Price Increase ~ 2013.
July 23, 2013.
The real estate market in Darien, Connecticut has seen a steady rise in prices so far this year with the Average Sold Price Year to Date up 7.9% compared to same time last year. Homes sold year to date compared to last year are down 11.94% but along with that new listing supply is down 12.07% for the same time period. Yet currently reported on the Darien MLS there are an additional 64 homes under deposit and/or with accepted offers in the pipeline. Continue reading
This month’s Forbes magazine has put together a list of the best places to retire in the United States if you are looking for a high-end retirement lifestyle. In the New England states only two made the list with Darien, Connecticut being one of them. Darien is about an hour train ride from NYC on the Long Island Sound “Gold Coast” of Connecticut and boasts nine private clubs for yachting, swimming, tennis and golf.
To look for homes for rent and sale in Darien, Ct please click here for an easy to use search.
April 30th, 2013.
Currently the Greenwich Multiple Listing Service, GMLS, is reporting 539 single family homes listed for sale in Greenwich, Ct. The prices range of these homes range from $449,000 for a one bedroom 1,141 square foot home on 0.21 acres up to a $32,995,000 seventy-five acre estate with a 15,862 square foot Elizabethan inspired Tudor Mansion.
Year to date the GMLS reported that there have been 127 single family home sales with an additional 185 homes under accepted offer and/or contracted to sell.*
To find home for rent or for sale in Greenwich, Connecticut please go to this easy to use link.