Category Archives: Sold Data

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 […]


Home Selling Team Number One in 2017

And the Winner is…. Us!    Home Selling Team in Mansfield CT landed the top spot again in our 15 town region by over 100 properties sold or over 20% market share.   How’d we do it? Grinding it out Slogging Through Blood, Sweat & Tears Nose to the Grindstone Killin’ It Whatever you want to call […]



Selling Can Be Scary. Biggest Seller Boo Boos! 

Helicoptering a Showing Much like helicopter parenting, it is largely unhealthy for a successful and unfettered viewing of your home.  The buyer is uncomfortable and can’t express their true feelings, less they offend you and their agent should direct them to not tip their hand by showing interest.  So what have you accomplished by being […]


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 […]


We Crushed It In 2016 Listings and Sales

Recent blizzard aside, the spring market in the Mansfield area is fast approaching.  Low inventory has created pent-up demand for good housing stock and we are hoping to bring you just that come some snow melt.  We already have a daily average of 20 listings on our Coming Soon page.  If you haven’t checked there yet […]



37 Towns Cited in New Crumbling Foundations Report

The Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) released its final report on crumbling foundations on December 30, 2016 and it’s not pretty.  The most alarming was the map showing expansion of the catastrophic failings to now include 37 towns (23 municipalities) and the expansion of the time frame of construction to the years 1983-2010 (I believe […]



Mansfield Storrs Area Real Estate Sold Statistics

Like Sinatra’s “The Christmas Waltz,” It’s that time of the year when…” we look back and take stock of the real estate climate of the last 6 months. In doing that we log each transaction on our website that takes place through the Connecticut Multiple Listing Service (CTMLS) that we subscribe to. It is a […]