You may be reading that nearly 10,000 New Yorkers are changing their addresses to the more suburban zip codes of our beautiful State of Connecticut. Our property taxes are lower than NY and the view outside a home office window is much more serene and picturesque.
Mortgage rates are near record lows and inventory is limited so it is a sellers’ market as prices in the suburbs are rising faster than in the cities.
Lynne and I like to watch those home improvement shows where beams are added to carry the load for open floor plans. That certainly is the trend. Here is something new that buyers want: their own zoom room for videoconferencing. Something to consider if you are planning to do any renovations around your home.
There’s no place like home, and for many of us in 2020, there’s no place like working from home. Now you just have to get the kids to go back to school.
-Danny Lyons June 29, 2020
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