Tag Archives: failing foundations in eastern ct

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, […]


Will it Take a Village to Sell a House in Storrs?

Recent and ongoing issues that are gaining exposure through news reporting and social media could make the business of selling property in the northeast area of CT a bit more challenging for Realtors and could also impact the selling price for properties in and around our local towns. The crumbling basement issue is first and foremost […]