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New Canaan property transfers, plans for tear-downs and new construction, building permit applications, open houses and new homes on the market.

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Sheridan Drive Colonial Sells for $950,000

The following property transfers were recorded last week in the Town Clerk’s office. For more information about each property from the assessor, click on the street address. To get the history of a New Canaan street name, click here. ***

March 10

1532 Ponus Ridge

$1,462,500
Francis Gress Jr., executor, to Planton Antoniou

107 Sheridan Drive

$950,000
Douglas & Suzanne Lake to Abhinav & Anjali Gupta

96 South Ave. $1.6 million
Leslie Kammerer to David Scannell

March 9

193 Parish Road

$1,305,000
Phoenix Holdings LLC to Jordan & Lauren Bock

March 7

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New Construction Planned for West Hills Road

A 10,585-square-foot house is planned for a West Hills Road lot where a 1956-built ranch-style home about one-third that size now stands. The new house at 198 West Hills Road will include five bedrooms, four full bathrooms and two half-baths, according to a building permit application filed March 16 with the town. It is to be built for an estimated $1,190,000 by Jericho, N.Y.-based Woodcrest Homes LLC. The home was designed by D Peters Designs LLC of Wilton, according to the application. The 2.17-acre property was purchased for $1 million in January, tax records show. Continue Reading →

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Norwalk Construction Company Sues New Canaan Man, Claiming Breach of Contract

A Norwalk company is suing a New Canaan man for breach of contract, saying more than $40,000 is owed in construction and materials for a home project that wrapped up two years ago, court records show. First Step Landscaping Inc. also claims the owner of the Marshall Ridge Road home has been “unjustly enriched at the plaintiffs’ expense,” according to a complaint filed March 2 in state Superior Court in Stamford. Hired May 3, 2014 for the construction job at 34 Marshall Ridge Road, the company finished its work on Feb. 9, 2015, the complaint said. “The plaintiff has paid the defendant the amount of $28,460 on account of the contract leaving a balance in the amount of $42,199.21,” it said. Continue Reading →

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Town Pursues Fines, Lien against Woodridge Circle Property after Homeowner Ignores Blight Citation

After a New Canaan homeowner ignored a blight citation issued two summers ago, town officials now are notifying a lien-holder for his property as they prepare to assess fines. The town also will seek to place its own lien on the long-vacant Colonial at 4 Woodridge Circle, officials said. Owned by Stephen Perry, according to tax records, the neglected 3,608-square-foot home sits on 2.05 acres. The town on Feb. 27 informed JP Morgan Chase Bank about the Notice of Violation issued in July 2015 to Perry, according to correspondence obtained by NewCanaanite.com following a formal request. Continue Reading →

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