West Hartford, CT Real Estate News

By Amy Bergquist, ABR, GRI
(RE/MAX Premier, REALTORS)
This past Thursday evening I attended the Town Council budget hearing at town hall. The hot topic was the recent property revaluation and new mill rate. It was well attended, I would say over 60 people showed up, even though it was Holy Thursday and Passover. By my observation, the majority of people were long time West Hartford residents, living in the town anywhere from 25-50 years. Several of the residents that spoke were from multi-generational families of WH. You could sense their great pride for the town, however there was an overwhelming sense of disgust due to the potentially huge increases most are facing with their new tax bills. Many of the attendees were either retired or nearing retirement. It's not clear to them how they will be able to continue living in WH on fixed incom...
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By GEENA Becker
(William Raveis Real Estate and Home Services)
 2006 AVERAGE LIST PRICE      $486,0002005 AVEARGE SALE PRICE      $359,0002006 AVERAGE SALE PRICE      $357,000% INCR/DECR     -0.6% NUMBER OF UNITS SOLD2005   6592006   630% INCR/DECR   -4.4% JANUARY-SEPTEMBER 2006 VS JANUARY - SEPTEMBER 2005
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By Duane Mason
(Keller Williams Realty)
West Hartford, CT is a classic New England town with something for everyone in your family to enjoy. From the shopping and dining district in The Center to the beautiful rose gardens of Elizabeth Park and everywhere in between, charm and hospitality are evident. Only a few minutes away from Hartford the state capital of Connecticut and a few hours from Boston, MA and New York City this is a great town to live and work.Our town is constantly evolving with the newest addition under way and scheduled to be completed by 2007, Blue Back Square and new Shopping, dining, office and residential living complex.  Just one more reason that West Hartford is one of the most sought out areas.Want more information on West Hartford, CT?  Contact me and I will be happy to get you the information you may...
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