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I rarely give building or design accolades
When in doubt, bring pencil and paper out
It’s going to be a healthy end of year for real estate
Rabbit Hill was designed by architect Mott Schmidt and built in 1928
The main house, an quintessential New England colonial has been renovated
A noted sale of the week was one of my favorite homes on Round Hill Road
The theme for the week is (once again) the importance of pricing
Readying of homes to make sure each property is presented in the best way possible
A reflection of two snow days interrupting the work week
Buying house sight unseen can feel like you are blindfoldedOne of the unusual situations that sometimes crops up in Greenwich real estate is one where the buyer purchases a house without ever seeing it. This may sound nuts—but there are circumstance…
Not the actual homeless gentleman, of course (that would be so rude)I can’t get the image out of my head. Broadway and 65th this past Saturday night. On one side of the street, 14 police cars roaring down the street, stopping short at Lincoln Center…
Day 1: Watching this Grooving Grandpa Shake It Down
It sounds more like a pipe dream than a carefully thought
Looking to find one thing of beauty, kindness, happiness, or anything of meaning and value for 100 straight days
The older I get, the easier it is to get in a groove
Find a quiet, comfortable spot and flat line your mind
Day 4 and matching sweater sets
If you are in the market to buy a new home this spring
Sometimes you run across something so powerful that you have to share it— whether it fits into the expected subject matter or not. Team Hoyt came to my attention during the Sunday Sermon in a discussion on facing obstacles and scaling mountains.What…
Game theory is a logical field that mathematicians delve into
Predicted that their own home values would rise in the coming year
Architecture adds artistic touchRead More
Robin Kencel and Lyn Stevens of Douglas Elliman Real Estate share the $12,995,000 listing
In contrast with the nearly unanimous optimistic forecasts coming from the financial and economic think tanks in the past few weeks, Greenwich news consumers continue to be exposed to a single worrisome detail. The cloud on the horizon is the “coron…
Increasing the value of homes when they come up for sale
A good realtor can bring a lot to the table
Sharing a recent dinner with very good friends who are house aficionados, the conversation turned to pantyhose. The wife said they spent an afternoon brushing snow off the roof of their house, concerned that the weight of it after these one-too-many…
A home with magical details sold this week. Situated in Conyers Farm on 10 acres at 16 Hurlingham Drive, the house has an indoor pool that sticks in my mind, despite the fact that I haven’t seen it in four years. With a looming rock formation, the p…
Doing what you love and working to get better at it
This is more than we ever thought about!
GREENWICH — Four new properties in Greenwich will be honored with plaques designating them as local landmarks Sunday as the Greenwich Historical Society marks the 30th anniversary of the Landmark Recognition Program with fanfare.The new pr…
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We were in mid-town (Manhattan) last Saturday night and decided to pop into the Monkey Bar and it was a great reminder that just because you have been around for a long time, it doesn’t mean you aren’t relevant. Couldn’t resist sharing a few pics an…
Robin is a founding agent of Compass’s Greenwich office and one of the top ten agents in the Greenwich market. She has been ranked in the top 1% of all agent teams across the United States by the Wall Street Journal/Real Trends and co-founded several top producer agent teams.
Price: $8,470,000Location: This stunning storybook property is set in the exquisite woodlands of the most prestigious enclave of mid-country C...
Ethelwynde is one of the famed Great Estates of the Berkshires. Set on 31 acres overlooking two mountain ridges this 26 room, 11,700+ square foot s...
This 1912 Italian style villa, with later additions (1928) is reminiscent of the “farm homes” found in northern Italy, in the Veneto region.&...
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