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Quick Sale and Challenging Search, but the Dream Home is Theirs!

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After an exhaustive home search, my clients finally came upon the historic home of their dreams in Rowayton and put in an offer. But the pandemic effect was strong and so was the buyer competition.

We closed many weeks earlier on the sale of their home in Southport and had been targeting a new home in Darien. We sold their home to capture the sellers market and hoped to find their new home shortly thereafter. Searching for a special antique home with character and history, it took longer than expected, so they hunkered down in a hotel as their temporary residence and put their furnishings in storage while focusing on the hunt.

However, after losing a home they loved to multiple offers, nothing seemed to stack up to the benchmark my clients now had in their minds. Or nothing lasted on the market long enough for them to see with their busy work schedules. Or nothing matched the price they felt it was worth. After months of looking in Darien, we tried a new focus on Greenwich… and then Rowayton.

A day in the life of a Realtor in Rowayton….

It turns out that this was the special day when the one-of-a-kind gem they had been searching for was found, AND their offer was accepted. After touring dozens of homes across three towns, this historic antique near the Long Island Sound, previously a sea captain’s home, was about to begin a new chapter. This vintage home was number 62 of their home search, but for them, it was new and exciting, and number one!

Thinking of buying or selling in the area? Set up your own MLS search here. Call me today 203-912-4440, or send a note in the form below. We will have a brief consultation about your goals, the market, and if I can help.

Author: Linda Raymond Realtor - William Raveis Real Estate

Looking for better space and minimal down-time when selling your Fairfield area home? Like so many others, you want to make a move to a home that is much better suited to your current needs and desired lifestyle. You want the right amount of space for privacy, relaxation, and recreation. Problem is, you’re worried about the monumental stress of actually making it happen. This is completely understandable. You deserve to feel well-informed and prepared. When you work with me, that’s my #1 priority. I have helped countless homeowners like yourself sell for the highest possible price in only a short time on market. With great care and understanding, a clear plan and strategy, creativity, technology, and abundant cutting-edge resources and solutions on hand, I am ready to be your expert guide. You deserve the utopia of the perfect home and lifestyle that you’ve worked so hard to enjoy. If this is what you want, you are entitled to it. Call Today for Your Initial Consultation → 203-912-4440 We’ll discuss your goals and timeline, briefly cover how I work with clients, and if we seem like a match, we’ll discuss the next steps from there. Call Today → 203-912-4440 I’m Here for You, Linda Raymond License # 0777359 William Raveis Real Estate 203.912.4440 royal service when it’s time for your next castle!

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