Real Estate

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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Driftway Lane Colonial Sells for $1.4 Million

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. ***

May 30, 17

739 Carter St. $1,441,000
David John & Lisa Larsen Strupp to William & Tong Symon

94 East Ave. Continue Reading →

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New Construction on Briscoe and Hawthorne Roads, Valley Lane

The town on Tuesday received an application to build a 6,080-square-foot home on a 6-acre Briscoe Road lot where a 1953-built modern-style home less than half that size now stands. The new 6-bedroom home at 92 Briscoe Road will include five full bathrooms, two half-baths, two fireplaces and a partially finished basement and attic, according to the building permit application. It will cost about $850,000 to build, according to the application, and the architect and contractor on the job is the property owner. The property had been purchased for $1,128,000 in July 2014, tax records show. ***

A new, 4,816-square-foot home is planned for a vacant 2.25-acre lot on Valley Lane, according to a building permit application filed last week with the town. Continue Reading →

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Four More New Canaan Homeowners Seek Lower Property Assessments through Legal Filings

The town has received four more lawsuits from homeowners appealing to the courts recent decisions to leave their property assessments unchanged following initial appeals in March. A total of 77 property owners appeared before the Board of Assessment Appeals through five hearings in March to make their cases following the Oct. 1, 2016 Grand List valuation. Of those, 25 saw a reduction in their assessments, ranging from $7,000 to $243,000. The town earlier this month received one appeal state Superior Court in Stamford, from a Ponus Ridge homeowner. Continue Reading →

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Old Studio Road Colonial Sells for $2 Million

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. ***

May 17

23 Lockwood Ave. $980,000
Bertha Betts to Wendell Maxey

467 Laurel Road

$1,465,000
Karen Weitz to Gregory & Sarah Easley

May 16

63 Old Studio Road

$2 million
Daniel H. McMahon to Adam Favale

May 15

183 Hemlock Hill Road

$800,000
Fore Group Inc to Hugh Johnston & Kelly Mahon Tullier

1580 Ponus Ridge

$2,672,000
Matthew Seiler to Eric Zinczenko

183 South Ave., Unit 24

$810,000
Thomas O’Brien Trust to Xiaochuan Yuan

90 Parade Hill Lane

$2,440,000
Mark Philip Whyman to Philip Toohey, trustee

May 12

17 Hanford Lane

$1,005,000
Allison Rubeli, trustee to Ajay & Yogangi Malhotra

6 Holmewood Lane

$1,432,300
Jacqueline Quinn to Terry Hole

21 Lakeview Ave. Continue Reading →

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