June 28, 2017

Alexander Dubovoy

Yale’s Alexander Dubovoy recently released his latest album, Portraits Drawn Without You.  Dubuvoy has been featured by The New York Times, NPR and the Boston Globe! About Alexander Dubovoy Growing up in the San Francisco Bay Area, Alexander Dubovoy was a regular student at the Stanford Jazz Workshop.  Learning music mostly by ear, he performed locally […]

What’s In A Name

“Effective branding has always been a cornerstone of the real estate business.  From the local independent firm to the national franchisor, real estate leaders of all shapes and sizes strive to maximize their brand and thereby create that all important consumer recognition and loyalty. That’s what makes the official launch of the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices […]

Elisabeth Hasselbeck’s Greenwich Mansion

Best know for her role as co-host of The View, Elisabeth Hasselbeck and her husband, former pro football player Tim Hasselbeck, recently moved from a New York City condo to Greenwich, CT, with their three young children.  With the goal of raising their children in a quieter, less hectic environment. They purchased a Colonial Revival […]

Fall Activities in Connecticut

Connecticut is a wonderful place any of time the year, but the beautiful fall season offers activities and attractions the whole family can enjoy, often within a short drive from home!  The relief of cooler temperatures, the gradual shift from a green landscape to brilliant fall colors, the abundance of fall harvests, and the thinning […]

Katharine Hepburn’s Paradise

It’s hard to imagine a more idyllic spot for summer home than the 1930’s-era mansion in Old Saybrook’s Fenwick area that used to belong to Katharine Hepburn.  This beautiful home where the legendary actress summered, swam, and finally lived out her remaining years, has been completely renovated by the current owners and is again for […]

Natural Floor Coverings

Getting Enough Fiber? Cover your floor naturally with sisal, hemp or jute By Diane Benson Harrington Lighten up your room with a natural sisal rug. Weary of the boring statement that traditional plush carpeting makes?  Then turn your attention to natural floor coverings—sisal, seagrass, hemp and other plant fibers. The quality and design options,have come […]

Cut Your Electricity Bills

For most homeowners, utility bills add up to big monthly expenses.  Your electric bill is a perfect example as well as something you can take simple steps to reduce.  We all know to turn off lights when leaving a room and to make sure the television is off when no one is watching, but there […]

Insider’s Look: A Farmington, CT Celebrity Mansion

This is a great Farmington Valley mansion I last saw many years ago.  I would love the opportunity to show it again, so if anyone has about ten million dollars to spend, give me a call and we’ll set up a showing! Currently owned by rapper 50 Cent, this gorgeous home features an incredible 21 […]

Art Tatta named Sales Executive of the Month for June

Prudential Connecticut Realty Names Art Tatta Sales Executive of the Month for June Art Tatta of the Middletown sales office has been awarded the Sales Executive of the Month Award for June, announced Sharon Craig, Regional Vice President for Prudential Connecticut Realty’s Region 4.  Art won the award based on his consistent sales results, commitment […]

Get Ready for Summer!

It looks like summer plans to make an early appearance this year, which means it’s time to start creating that ideal outdoor relaxation spot! To start with, ask yourself what your goal is for your outdoor space.  Do you plan to entertain a lot, or do you prefer quiet summer afternoons in the shade?  Can […]