Valley Road Colonial Sells for $2,250,000

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

June 11

131 River St. $735,000
Michael LaPolla to Benjamin Markus

398 Valley Road

$2,250,000
Scott Gamber to Paul Coudrier

June 10

208 Park St.

New Construction Planned for Dan’s Highway

The town Building Department last week received an application for a 7,000-square-foot home in northeastern New Canaan. The six-bedroom home planned for the vacant lot at 322 Dan’s Highway will include five full bathrooms, two half-baths, two fireplaces and a three-car garage, according to the June 7 building permit application. Its finished basement will included media, rec, wine and exercise rooms, the application said. It will cost about $975,000 to build, it said. The contractor on the job is Woodcrest Homes of Jericho, N.Y., the architect Dennis Peters Designs of Wilton.

Putnam Road House Sells for $1.3 Million

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

June 4

1116 Weed St. $1,965,000
Amy Wicker to Scott La Shelle

89 Betsy’s Lane

$1,395,250 
Thilo Tecklenburg to Ryan Sainsott

773 New Norwalk Road

$1,225,000
Erik Rogers to Elliott Goldenberg

23 Charter Oak Drive

$2,249,000
Matthew Hoffman to Sean Gelston

194 Putnam Road

$1.3 million
Ruth Devilliers to Jennifer Weiksner

312 Elm St.

New Canaan Home Sales Up 38% in May

Sales of single-family homes in New Canaan increased 38% in May, from 21 to 29 year-over-year, according to new data. The median sales price for May increased by 35%, from $1,495,000 to $2,012,000, according to data released by New Canaan Board of Realtors. Here’s a snapshot of sales activity:

 

Through the first five months of 2021, the median sales price of single-family homes is up 40% over last year, from $1,250,000 to $1,750,000, according to the data. (The median sales price of condominiums is up 68% year-over-year, from $585,000 to $985,000, the data show.)

At month’s end, 92 single-family homes were on the market in New Canaan, according to the data. Single-family homes had spent more time on the market in May of this year than in 2020, at 163 days compared to 133 one year ago, an increase of 23%.

2016-Built Winfield Lane Home Sells for $4,650,000

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

May 28

56 Winfield Lane

$4,650,000
Christopher Pietersen to The Whitcombe Revocable Trust

May 27

309 Old Norwalk Road

$1,655,000
William & Bettina Leddy to Ryan Gilbert & Rebecca Hora

18 Toquam Road

$2,012,500
Kevin McLaughlin to David & Karen Newman

53 Vitti St. $815,000
53-55 Vitti Street E.T., LLC to Vitti Street 53 LLC

53 Vitti St.