Connecticut & the Berkshires Real Estate Blog

Apr 28

Take ACTION: Join us in Support of Nepal Relief


In the wake of Saturday’s massive earthquake in Nepal, individuals from all around the world are coming together for the common good of humanity to help the victims of this devastating disaster that nearly destroyed the country’s rugged landscape, villages and homes.  Most recent reports reveal overwhelming numbers, with a rising death toll of more ...Read More→

Apr 22

Live Like a (Tennis) Champion


How would you like to live in the home of a world-famous pro tennis star?  Well, grab your tennis shoes and racquet, because now’s your chance! Resting in a quaint beach neighborhood of Fairfield, CT, the fabulous home of former World No. 4 tennis player James Blake is for sale. Southport agent Craig Oshrin has ...Read More→

Apr 21

What’s Built Within: A Home with a Prominent Past


Built within the walls of every home lies a story, and the story within this stone and shingle manor house involves quite the prominent ownership past!  Located in Northern Stamford, Conn, this stone and shingle-style manor house  was constructed in 1930 by the late Richard Salomon, the president of Revlon cosmetics.  After Salomon’s time here, a ...Read More→

Apr 16

The Timeless Art of Wine

77 Bayberry - wine cellar 3

Luxury wine cellars are on the rise as a top amenity choice for homeowners. Before the modern luxuries of temperature-control, custom-built glass walls and LED lighting, the ancient Romans and people of Greece and other parts of Europe were making and drinking wine.  Archeological evidence of this worldly pastime dates back to as early as ...Read More→