Marsha Charles' Blog

Posted on 07/12/2020
What to Consider When You Evaluate Different Offers for Your Home
Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay Whether it is a seller's market or you just have an appealing home, you could end up with multiple offers -- how can you decide which offer is best? Your agent is an excellent source of information and can help widdle through unqualified buyers, but if you still have to choose between multiple...
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Posted on 07/07/2020
Should You Try to Negotiate with a Homebuyer?
If you want to achieve the best-possible results during the home selling journey, you should be open to negotiating with a homebuyer. Because if you communicate with a property buyer, you may increase your chances of enjoying a quick, successful home selling experience. There is no need to stress about a home negotiation. Now, let's take a look at...
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Posted on 07/03/2020
Another Property Sold - 124 Hickory Drive, New Canaan, CT 06840
This Meticulous 5Br Colonial is located on a convenient cul-de-sac with a stone pillared private driveway and is nestled in picturesque surroundings adjacent to over 29 acres of Audubon Conservation Land. A special bonus includes a separate barn/apartment with living/bedroom/bath above the additional 2 car garage. A newly renovated chef's kitchen with double islands and sparkling quartz counters opens to a sun-filled family room leading to spacious terrace w/stone fireplace. There is also a first floor office and a large recreation room with fireplace. The master bedroom suite includes a luxurious marble master bath & walk-in closet....
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Posted on 06/28/2020
Identify Your House's Strengths
A home seller who understands his or her residence's strengths may be better equipped than others to enjoy a successful property selling experience. Fortunately, there are many things you can do to identify your house's strengths before you list your residence. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you identify your home's strengths. 1. Conduct a...
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Posted on 06/26/2020
Another Property Sold - 969 Smith Ridge Road, New Canaan, CT 06840
Wonderful opportunity to own a piece of New Canaan history! Lovely updated home includes the ''Ice Cream'' barn, an unofficial New Canaan landmark. Home features 1st floor master bedroom, lovely sunlit living room with fireplace, formal dining room and den. Updated kitchen opens out to deck overlooking park-like setting with pond views. Lower level office/playroom with half bath. Historic ''Ice Cream'' barn features 3 levels of living space including full bath, heat and central A/C. Speak to listing agent regarding possibilities for legal business space in...
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Posted on 06/26/2020
Video Tour - 1 Wahackme Lane, New Canaan, CT 06840
Stone Cotswold Style Charmer with slate roof totally renovated by current owners with outstanding detail and all new systems. Recipient of the President's Award for Preservation from the New Canaan Preservation Alliance for updates and alterations not impacting the exterior appearance. Stunning new kitchen and baths, period windows and French Doors, reclaimed old beams, vaulted ceiling in 40' Great Room with massive fireplace and built-ins. A rare finding in New Canaan on coveted Wahackme Lane close to Irwin Park, town and train. Designed and built for the architect of the New Canaan Playhouse, Calvin E. Keisling. You reap all the...
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Posted on 06/26/2020
1 Wahackme Lane, New Canaan, CT 06840 is now new to the market!
Stone Cotswold Style Charmer with slate roof totally renovated by current owners with outstanding detail and all new systems. Recipient of the President's Award for Preservation from the New Canaan Preservation Alliance for updates and alterations not impacting the exterior appearance. Stunning new kitchen and baths, period windows and French Doors, reclaimed old beams, vaulted ceiling in 40' Great Room with massive fireplace and built-ins. A rare finding in New Canaan on coveted Wahackme Lane close to Irwin Park, town and train. Designed and built for the architect of the New Canaan Playhouse, Calvin E. Keisling. You reap all the...
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Posted on 06/24/2020
27 Turning Mill Lane, New Canaan, CT 06840 now has a new price of $2,225,000!
A porte cochere entrance welcomes all into a two story foyer highlighting the sleek sophistication of this spacious 5 bedroom home tucked away on the pristine cul-de-sac of 27 Turning Mill Lane. Gracious rooms offer wide open spaces featuring newly designed light-filled kitchen w/islands and counters of quartz and quartzite for both function and beauty. An inviting family room with fireplace and vaulted ceilings enhanced by soaring windows provide the perfect balance between easy modern day living and exceptional entertaining. The expansive master suite is a haven for relaxation with fireplace and walk-in closets/dressing rooms. A...
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Posted on 06/23/2020
Video Tour - 490 Lost District Drive, New Canaan, CT 06840
Sophisticated Center Hall Colonial totally renovated and expanded in 2008. Arched detailed interior doorways, enormous gourmet kitchen with several chef stations, sinks, 2 dishwashers, calacatta gold marble counters and high end appliances provides the hub where friends & family enjoy gathering. The welcoming great room with coffered ceiling, French doors & fireplace leads to flagstone terrace with outdoor fireplace for indoor/outdoor entertaining. A 2-story solarium offers picturesque seasonal views and overlooks spectacular private property with heated pool, cabana & stream beyond. Luxurious master suite with dressing room...
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Posted on 06/23/2020
490 Lost District Drive, New Canaan, CT 06840 is now new to the market!
Sophisticated Center Hall Colonial totally renovated and expanded in 2008. Arched detailed interior doorways, enormous gourmet kitchen with several chef stations, sinks, 2 dishwashers, calacatta gold marble counters and high end appliances provides the hub where friends & family enjoy gathering. The welcoming great room with coffered ceiling, French doors & fireplace leads to flagstone terrace with outdoor fireplace for indoor/outdoor entertaining. A 2-story solarium offers picturesque seasonal views and overlooks spectacular private property with heated pool, cabana & stream beyond. Luxurious master suite with dressing room...
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Posted on 06/21/2020
How To Tell if Your Roof Needs a Little TLC
Photo by Joel Dunn via Pixabay Your roof is an important part of your home, and for something of its size, it is surprisingly delicate. Even minor problems can have a lasting impact on the integrity of your home. Learning how to spot some of the most common problems allows you to seek out help when you need...
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Posted on 06/19/2020
317 Elm Street, New Canaan, CT 06840 now has a new price of $2,195,000!
In town custom built stunner On Elm Street with vaulted ceilings, open floor plan and first floor master suite on magnificent professionally landscaped acre. Set at end of private lane yet close enough to train, stores, shops and restaurants, this solidly built stone and shingle home has everything you can imagine including a pool site. Sliding french doors with transom windows across the back of the house offer amazing light and access to terraces perfect for entertaining or family living. Vaulted and nine foot ceilings or higher add to the modern day feeling of this special home. There are two oversized bedrooms with ensuite baths on the...
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