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By Matthew Mitchell, New Haven Real Estate Agent
(Buyer's Capital Real Estate)
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What is a Short Sale? Short Sale: when bank agrees to accept less than what home is CURRENTLY valued at. Home values in the town of Hamden as well as New Haven County have dropped drastically over the past few years. Short Sales are becoming increasingly common in the area because of the benefits...

By Patricia Leary, Homebuyer Specialist, Conv, FHA,VA,CHFA, 203K,USDA
(Atlantic Home Loans )
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Dan Malloy took the oath of office on January 5th to become the first Democratic Governor elected to office in the state of Connecticut in twenty years. He took the oath of office at the William O’Neill Armory in Hartford, Connecticut. In his State of the State address in front of the General As...

By Julie Dumaine-Russell
(RE/MAX Alliance)
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Hamden CT Homes-Hamden CT Real Estate Market Report January-November 2010 Understanding the general direction of the current Hamden CT homes real estatemarket conditions is of vital importance to both buyers and sellers in order to help you make a more informed decision when buying or selling a h...

By Paul Begemann
(Attorney Paul H. Begemann)
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The Hamden Chamber of Commerce together with the Town is sponsoring a restaurant week in Hamden, September 20 to 26, 2010.  Hamden, CT has a great mix of restaurants, casual to fine dining, from pizza to the latest international exotic trend and everything in between!  And the participating resta...

By Matthew Mitchell, New Haven Real Estate Agent
(Buyer's Capital Real Estate)
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Looking to move? Looking for an area where you can play tennis? Catch a baseball game? Play basketball? Look no further than Millrock in Hamden, CT. Located just minutes from Downtown New Haven and Yale University, Southern Connecticut State University and Alburtus Magnus College in addition to b...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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Springtime means spring cleaning. How many of you have old computers, printers and related "stuff" in your basements right now taking up valuable space? Bring those electronics to Hamden Middle School this Saturday, May 22nd. Besides computers, you can bring monitors, printers, fax machines, copi...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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Happy Earth Day! After a tough winter, we in Connecticut have been rewarded with an extra month of Spring this year. Everything has greened up at once. We gardeners are thrilled, although, we wonder what is going to be left to bloom. It's only April 22nd, and already we have seen the early rhodod...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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We saw a significant jump in inventory this quarter, as the temperature started to improve. As of this morning, there are 252 single family listings in Hamden, of which 41 are on "on deposit/continue to show" status. The bulk of the inventory (95 homes) is priced between $200-$300,000. Of these l...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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The picture is looking rosier. The inventory is still low in Hamden, about 200 active listings, even as we march towards the April 30th deadline for first time homebuyers' to be eligible for the tax credit. I took a look at what has sold in town since January 2nd, and found that 46 single family ...

By Julie Dumaine-Russell
(RE/MAX Alliance)
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Hamden CT Homes - Hamden CT Real Estate Market Report December 2009 Understanding the general direction of the current Hamden CT real estate market conditions is of vital importance to both buyers and sellers in order to help you make a more informed decision when buying or selling a home in Hamd...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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There is no inventory! As of this morning, there are only 148 active listings in our town of over 60,000 people. Another 19 single family homes are on "show" status, indicating that there is a contract on the table, pending financing and other contingencies. Anyone looking for a home in town, has...

By Julie Dumaine-Russell
(RE/MAX Alliance)
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Hamden CT Homes - Hamden Real Estate Market Report November 2009 Understanding the general direction of the current Hamden real estate market conditions is of vital importance to both buyers and sellers in order to help you make a more informed decision when buying or selling a home in Hamden. Th...

By Julie Dumaine-Russell
(RE/MAX Alliance)
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Hamden CT Homes - Hamden Real Estate Market Report October 2009 Understanding the general direction of the current Hamden real estate market conditions is of vital importance to both buyers and sellers in order to help you make a more informed decision when buying or selling a home in Hamden. The...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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On Sunday morning I looked out of a second story window at home and saw something sparkling in the distance, where Quinnipiac University is building the new 250 acre York Hill Campus in Hamden. The sparkles were coming from the new "windmills" which the university has erected to generate power fo...

By Julie Dumaine-Russell
(RE/MAX Alliance)
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Hamden CT Homes - Hamden Real Estate Market Report September2009 Understanding the general direction of the current Hamden real estate market conditions is of vital importance to both buyers and sellers in order to help you make a more informed decision when buying or selling a home in Hamden. Th...

By Paul Begemann
(Attorney Paul H. Begemann)
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Had a nice leisurely Sunday today, and since Columbus day is holiday here in CT, we get another Sunday tomorrow! We did two enjoyable activities in town today.  First I had a nice nature walk with my two younger children (10 year old twins) on same land of the Hamden Land Conservation Trust (http...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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There is a spot on New Road that has been a favorite with locals for centuries. It's Clark's Pond, a calm oasis in a busy part of town. Today the Pond is bordered by Quinnipiac University. Its beauty offers students and town folk alike a respite from the quick pace of life. As you can see, the su...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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Early Fall in Hamden is a magical time. Nature provides the perfect backdrop for our town. We all feel energized by the cool, crisp air. Trees are giving their first hints of the blaze of color that is to follow. (October 15th is peak leaf-peeping time in Hamden). Now is the time to visit the loc...

By Julie Dumaine-Russell
(RE/MAX Alliance)
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Hamden CT Homes - Hamden Real Estate Market Report August 2009 Understanding the general direction of the current Hamden real estate market conditions is of vital importance to both buyers and sellers in order to help you make a more informed decision when buying or selling a home in Hamden. Ther...

By Millie C. Legenhausen, CRS, GRI, CIPS, MBA, Realtor
(Calcagni Real Estate, Hamden, Connecticut)
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Let's face it folks, this has been a frustrating year in real estate. There are hints (stock market) and even signs of an improving economy, but the turn around seems so slow sometimes. We need job creation in Connecticut and a State Budget to work with. Despite all the delays, however, we seem t...

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