Category Archives: Community News

Recognition Event Honors Top HST Agents

After an awesome outing in 2017 to the Adventure Rooms in Middletown CT we stayed closer to home this year having lunch at Willi Brew and a private Color Uncorked at Kerri Gallery & Art Studio.  Our annual event celebrates the previous year’s accomplishments and recognizes the top producing HST agents for sales production and […]


Mansfield Storrs Commits to Sustainable CT

Mansfield’s town council recently voted to join the Sustainable CT program, joining just 13 other towns in CT as a participant.  The closest participant to Mansfield is the town of Killingly.  The other towns are mostly in Middlesex, New Haven and Hartford counties.  Municipalities are able to earn points toward certification by developing and implementing […]




Panic Room-Are We Over Diagnosing Concrete Failures?

That is one of thoughts that Home Inspector David Sherwood presented yesterday in his presentation for Realtors, “Failing Concrete”  at Maneeley’s in South Windsor.   I am pleased to report that every agent at Home Selling Team attended this 3 hour class.  Sherwood shared his technical knowledge about concrete  and his own experiences and opinions after […]


Hope Crumbling along with Basements and Property Values

Fall has brought a flurry of  amendments, visits, at least one bridge failure and increased contemplation of the CT crumbling basement issue—but no money and no repairs for those most affected by this epidemic. Three amendments passed the U.S. House of Representatives in September regarding the failing foundation epidemic.  In a nutshell:  Community Block Grants, […]



New Listing: 92 Krivanec Road, Willington CT

Home Selling Team has just listed the lovely post and beam style 3 story home privately situated at 92 Krivanec Road in Willington.  MLS# 170001600.  3 bedroom,s 2 1/2 baths, 2400 square feet, pond and more.  Close to UConn and highways yet private and secluded. See all homes for sale in Willington.  Search homes by […]



SOLD: What I Won’t Miss About My Rental Property

In the last 20 years, according to Mansfield Neighborhood Preservation, over 400 Mansfield single family homes have been converted to investment rental real estate in Mansfield Storrs neighborhoods located around the UConn campus.    UConn’s efforts at increasing enrollment has not been matched by a similar vigor in providing campus housing for students, thus creating the perfect ROI […]