Explore Essex, CT

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
Comments 9
 A fun day and activity for the whole family this Summer is to take a ride on the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat In Essex, CT.  At Essex Steam Train & Riverboat not only do you get to bring back history by taking a ride on a train from the past, you also get to tour the CT River on a Riverboat fro...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
Comments 1
 The Middlesex Chamber of Commerce hosts the best Business After Work Events in the area, and the Middlesex Chamber Business After Work At The Essex Steam Train & Riverboat on May 18th will be the next one.  This will be the first Business After Work the Chamber has held at the Essex Steam Train ...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
Comments 6
  Tomorrow is the Middlesex Chamber Business After Work, At Essex Steam Train & Riverboat.  I always have my eye out for networking events, and this one will be a good one.  The Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting this Business After Work event in an effort to create more of a p...

By George Souto, Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert
(George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages)
Comments 8
  The Amtrak Exhibit Train Coming To Essex, CT.  Amtrak Exhibit Train will pull into the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat on August 23-24 from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The Amtrak Exhibit Train is a mobile Amtrak Museum, and this will be the visit it will make to Connecticut this year. The Amtrak Ex...

By Matt Listro, Your Credit Repair Expert
(National Credit Fixers - Matt Listro)
Comments 0
Credit Repair in Essex Connecticut National Credit Fixers: 330 Roberts Street 4th Floor East Hartford CT 06108 phone: 860-282-6181. National Credit Fixers boasts of 13 years experience repairing low FICO scores. Whether your credit has been damaged by a foreclosure, bankruptcy, slow credit, colle...

By Edward McCaffrey, ABR, GRI, e-PRO
(Page Taft Real Living)
Comments 1
It's been a week or so since I attended the second of five concerts in the 31st annual Essex Winter Series.  Even though living in Essex for 8 years, I just never heard about the Winter Series and didn't know anyone who attended When I first received complimentary tickets (my company is a sponsor...

By Edward McCaffrey, ABR, GRI, e-PRO
(Page Taft Real Living)
Comments 2
When I first moved into town and got into real estate, I thought it would be good to have a catchy screen name that would be easy to remember.  Since my name is Ed and I live in Essex, why not "Essex Ed".  I even bought the domain name which is still active and directs people to my web site.   Th...

By Edward McCaffrey, ABR, GRI, e-PRO
(Page Taft Real Living)
Comments 3
In previous blogs, I talked about my Ecobroker Certification and how this has had an effect on my involvement in local community here in Essex, CT Went to my first Essex Town Planning Commission meeting as an interested citizen and member of the "Essex Committee for Clean Energy".  My purpose was...

By Edward McCaffrey, ABR, GRI, e-PRO
(Page Taft Real Living)
Comments 4
Concerned about global warming and the effects of green house gas (carbon dioxide) emissions on our atmosphere?  Want to get involved with the local community and be on the cutting edge?  Here's your chance!  It's been reported that the Obama administration's second highest priority (after fixing...

By Edward McCaffrey, ABR, GRI, e-PRO
(Page Taft Real Living)
Comments 2
Fewer home sales (closings) and a longer absorption rate (number of months to sell existing inventory) are the two statistics that show the largest decrease through October comparing 2007 and 2008.  We compared MLS data from 22 towns along the shoreline from Branford to New London and discovered ...

By Edward McCaffrey, ABR, GRI, e-PRO
(Page Taft Real Living)
Comments 1
Having completed the Ecobroker course, I became interested in what the community was doing to promote green building and clean energy.  After a Google search, I found that there is a committee in my own town (Essex Committee for Clean Energy, ECCE) and that they were looking for members!  It turn...

By Valerie Osterhoudt, ABR, Cromwell, CT Real Estate ~ 860.883.8889
(Johnson Real Estate, Inc.)
Comments 2
One Railroad Avenue Essex, CT 06426 Phone: (860) 767-0103 • (800) 377-3987 In the last few weeks, I've spoken with some people that have gone on the Steamtrain and Riverboat Ride in Essex, CT.  The steamtrain is from yesteryear, and brings one back to the old days.  The Valley Railroad has been ...

By Edward McCaffrey, ABR, GRI, e-PRO
(Page Taft Real Living)
Comments 4
We are pleased to have the Eagle Festival again this year in Essex, sponsored by the Connecticut Audubon Society.  Yes, you heard right, the Eagle Festival with real, live, wild American Eagles, within view of the naked eye (but better with binoculars or spotting scopes). For more details go to: ...

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