Home Buying

How to write a winning offer letter

October 30th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
How to write a winning offer letter
House hunting can be an enjoyable experience – it’s fun to attend a private showing or an open house and walk through each home, imagining you and your family living in its spaces. Once you manage to find the perfect place however, things begin to shift drastically. It’s now time for you...Read More

Moving hacks to make your relocation stress-free

October 16th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
Relocation
Need some help to make the big move a smooth and hassle-free experience? Say goodbye to your worries – we give you several moving hacks that can help make the entire thing easier! Try asking local businesses and retailers for boxes you could use. Use your suitcases, trash bins, and...Read More

7 Mistakes to avoid when relocating – Higgins Group

September 15th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
Relocation Tips
The process of relocating to a new house can leave you lost in a whirlwind of activity. There’s so much planning, organizing, and decision-making for you to deal with, which makes it easy to overlook quite a few things. To help you avoid making costly errors during the relocation process, we...Read More

Making your offer stand out in a bidding war

September 5th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
Bidding wars can be intimidating, but don't fret. Aside from keeping your composure, the following tips will help make your offer stand out and beat the rest of the competition. Attach more money to your offer. One way to get the seller's attention is to commit more money to your offer....Read More

Things to Do After You’ve Moved into a new home

August 30th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
Relocation - Things to do
After finally moving into your new home, it can be tempting to just relax, sit back, and maybe enjoy a takeout meal in the middle of your new spacious (and probably empty) living room. Go ahead – you deserve a break, after all. Before you get too comfortable however, you need to think about the...Read More

Reasons to buy a home this year

July 24th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
Fairfield County
Fairfield County, CT is widely considered one of the best places to live and buy a home in Connecticut. If you're still on the fence about purchasing residential real estate in the area, here are a couple of reasons why you should definitely buy a home in Fairfield County this year. Fairfie...Read More

Home buying pointers for young couples

July 19th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
Buying a home with your significant other is a milestone you'll need to prepare for. Before you purchase a home, however, here are a couple of pointers you will need to remember to make the home buying experience smooth and stress-free. Your credit rating is important. Just because your pur...Read More

5 Things retirees need to consider before buying a home

June 20th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
Are you retiring soon? Here are a few things to consider before purchasing the home you want to spend the rest of your golden years in. Mortgage qualification Although federal law states that lenders can't discriminate based on age, lenders will still consider your sources of income and ...Read More

6 Ways to tell if a home renovation was done well

June 12th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
There are plenty of home sellers who have taken it upon themselves to renovate the property before the sale. The quality, however, varies. Here are 6 foolproof ways you can tell a home renovation was executed well. Take note of the bathroom fixtures. Renovated bathrooms usually feature new...Read More

How marriage can impact your home loan

April 27th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
When you’re applying for a mortgage, your relationship status is a factor that can directly affect your ability to get a mortgage. While a specific relationship status will not be a primary factor on whether or not you can get a mortgage, different statuses can affect certain financial factors, ...Read More

The year ahead: Trends that will influence the Connecticut housing market

April 21st, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
According to Realtor.com’s 2017 Housing Forecast, the 2017 national real estate market is expected to have a slower yet moderate growth, compared to the last two years. Home prices across the country are expected to increase by 3.9 percent, while existing home sales will increase by 1.9 pe...Read More

Common inspection requirements for your area

April 5th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
Home inspections cover a variety of bases. Here are the usual components of a professional home inspection. Structure Involves looking over the floor, wall, roof framing, and ceiling of the home. From the foundational perspective, you'll be able to know the foundation type, materials used for...Read More

Featured property: Tavern Island

April 3rd, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
One of the most sought-after properties in Norwalk, CT, Tavern Island is the dream home of many home buyers of different lifestyles and preferences. This stunning estate is located on its very own island, which guarantees plenty of space, tons of privacy, and some of the most stunning views of Norwa...Read More

Safe rooms are the new luxury home trend

March 23rd, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
What was once a feature designed to keep owners secure during disasters or dangerous situations is now the latest must-have upgrade. “Safe rooms” nowadays have more in common with five-star hotel rooms, rather than bland fallout shelters. In the past, companies which specialize in forced-entr...Read More

Important Questions You Should Ask a Previous Homeowner

March 10th, 2017 | Higgins Group Real Estate
House hunting is one of the most exhilarating parts of the home buying process. Going to open houses, visualizing yourself living in the space, and getting wowed by amazing interiors can make for a memorable experience. But before you get ahead of yourself, you should ask the previous homeowner t...Read More
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Higgins Group Real EstateChristie's International Real Estate Leverage
EAC Trumbull 550-552 White Plains Road
Trumbull, CT 06611
Phone: 203-259-2172
Fairfield Center 1499 Post Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
203-254-9000
Greenfield Hill 129 Hillside Road
Fairfield, CT 06824
203-259-7868
MILFORD 146 S Broad Street
Milford, CT 06460
203-301-4844
Monroe 97 Main Street
Monroe, CT 06468
203-459-9300
Norwalk 50 Water Street
Norwalk, CT 06854
203-838-5005
Norwalk/Vanderblue 154 East Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06851
203-256-2339
Rowayton/Vanderblue 151 Rowayton Avenue
Norwalk, CT 06853
203-939-7373
Shelton 2 Trap Falls Road Suite 314
Shelton, CT 06484
203-944-9400
Stamford Greenwich Regional 1055 Washington Boulevard
Stamford, CT 06901
203-658-8282
Trumbull 5767 Main Street
Trumbull, CT 06611
203-452-5500
Westport 278 Post Road East
Westport, CT 06880
203-226-0300
Wilton 5 River Road
Wilton, CT 06897
203-762-2020
Stamford East Side Commons 850 East Main Street
Stamford, CT 06902
203-406-0300

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