Robin Kencel is ranked as one of the Top 10 Real Estate Agents in Greenwich
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…
Regardless of what is important to you in finding your dream home
This kind of talk puts buyers in a decidedly Superman feeling mood
Without the stop clock to keep me paced, I decided to turn the misstep into a discovery
Whether it’s a car or a house that you have on the market, the condition of it matters
It’s on our short list of things to focus on
We will get it back when we sell
This week, I am listing an 11,000+ sq. ft. stone and shingle home that was built in 2005. It is a sprawling home with family spaces on four levels, including a 30′ long game room, dedicated home theatre and more. When I met with the family seven day…
Here’s a quick test to see if you “get” the lighting thing
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
Ten of my top strategies for positioning, preparing and introducing your house.
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
Increasing the value of homes when they come up for sale
A good realtor can bring a lot to the table
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
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…
One 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 circumstances (more than you’d think) where it can be the only practica…
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…
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
Doing what you love and working to get better at it
This is more than we ever thought about!
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…
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…
Game theory is a logical field that mathematicians delve into
Predicted that their own home values would rise in the coming year
Buyers are talking about it, and many are figuring out that the tax code makes Greenwich more desirable
Supplement your knowledge base with those who have the experience and skill to supplement your thinking
I rarely give building or design accolades
Visions of the nineteenth-century land barons come to mind
When in doubt, bring pencil and paper out
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…
Music mogul Tommy Mottola has sold his mansion in backcountry Greenwich for about $14.9 million
Robin Kencel and Lyn Stevens of Douglas Elliman Real Estate share the $12,995,000 listing
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: $8,470,000 Location: This stunning storybook property is set in the exquisite woodlands of the most prestigious enclave of mid...
A rare opportunity to create a custom home in one of Greenwich’s most coveted mid-country neighborhoods. Khakum Wood Association was designed ...
A charming, renovated home on a quiet cul de sac near playing fields, school, shopping and more. Location Located in Greenwich’s Glenville...
The last remaining Great Estate of private residency in Lenox MA, Berkshires. Ethelwynde is located in the breathtaking Berkshire Mountain...
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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