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Thu Dec 4, 2014
Peter Testa answered:
The train in Danbury goes to Grand Central & you'd have to take the subway back to the BX from there.
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Thu May 24, 2012
Rich Homer answered:
The local police or sheriff website is best for this. http://www.naplesrealestateguys.com/blog/
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Sun Sep 30, 2012
Iamtdf answered:
Jacob's Lane and Country Way have a high concentration of higher end properties, most under a million, and easily double or triple that in other nice towns.
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Mon Apr 30, 2012
David Popoff answered:
UCONN has a report out on the price changes of real estate in Connecticut homes. On average from 2006 to first quarter 2012 the report say that in Bethal the price drop has averaged around $141,470. click on the link below to read more and follow link to UCONN.

http://davidpopoffct.wordpress.com/2012/04/23/2006-vs-2012-fairfield-county-connecticut-real-estate-market-report-by-uconn/#more-1461
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Sun Apr 29, 2012
Laura Feghali answered:
Hello Koggy,
So far this year in Bethel, the average list price for a single-family home is $378,876 and the average sold price is $308,459 representing a difference of around 18%. Please, do keep in mind that some properties are priced more realistically than others and some may have taken price reductions along the way.

Hope this is helpful.

Laura Feghali
Prudential Connecticut Realty
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Wed Feb 15, 2012
Laura Feghali answered:
Hello Bethel Home Buyer,
I find it interesting that the bank has changed hands and now wants to renegotiate your offer after it was accepted. Perhaps the owners of the home had accepted your offer and then it took the bank a year to look at your offer and have now countered. Do keep in mind that the bank has the final say on the sales price; not the owners.

Yes, you can counter offer what the bank is asking but keep in mind that the bank is also looking at comparable recent sales in the nieghborhood. I don't know what amount you had originally offered but I do hope that you have an experienced agent to assist you through the short sale process as it does require patience and perseverance on your part.

Good luck on your offer!

Laura Feghali
Prudential Connecticut Realty
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Mon Aug 1, 2011
Jackie answered:
Thanks Deb. Apart from the floor plans any information on things to watch out for in any of these two communities.
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Diane Tyrrell Sells answered:
Hi Jackie,

There are several nice areas in Bethel that may be of interest to you. Gabriella Court is Bethel's Newest Luxurious Subdivision and it's in a superb location. Starr Lane is also very nice. Have you considered Newtown at all? There are several areas of new construction there, as well. Please contact me if you would like to discuss the many opportunities available. My name is Diane and you can reach me at 203-942-8099 ... more
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Sat Feb 5, 2011
Diana Santos answered:
Hello -

Here is a link to a list of new construction in Southbury - some homes have been completed and a few are to be built.

http://cmls.fnismls.com/publink/default.aspx?GUID=28c3a20a-2173-4f1f-9886-f887c54ff639&Report=Yes

If your interested in more information, please feel free to contact me.

Diana
cell/text: 203-648-2619
BLOG: www.DianasNeighborhood.com
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Fri Feb 27, 2009
Dallas Texas answered:
You need to confer with your buyers agent. Unless all executed contracts are reviewed by an agent or attorney difficult to state.

I can certainly understand your point regarding "as is" .

Dallas Realtor and Consultant, Mortgage Loan Officer, Lecturer regarding Credit Repair
– Lynn A. Crosby
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Sun Dec 28, 2008
Steve answered:
Sorry for posting this question twice, but I'm trying to ask about a Bethel VT property, not a Bethel CT property and the system keeps on defaulting to CT.

Steve
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Sat May 17, 2008
Dan Ross answered:
Tania,
Being from the next town is not a problem. Without looking at you listing I can't say for sure, but the 2 most common reasons for lack of activity are insufficient exposure to the correct target market, and the price. Did the agents show you all of the comps for the recent sales in your neighborhood? The market activity has been increasing recently, so if you aren't getting any activity then I would review the price. If is in line, the ask how and where it is being advertised. ... more
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