Author Archives: Susan Herrmann

I need a break…

  For my regular readers, you may have noticed my absences these days. I simply have too much on my plate and the impending holidays have just tipped me into overload. Something had to give and, unfortunately, until the new … Continue reading

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Weekly Home Sales for Fairfield County – 11/20/15

  Source: Greater Fairfield County CMLS,  HOUSES Sold = Single Family, Multi-Family, Condo/Co-Op  

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I haven’t talked about knotty pine in awhile…

I have written several posts on the merits of knotty pine paneling. You can read them here, here, here and here. I, personally, am a fan of the knotty pine. I have it in my own home…albeit, it’s been painted…but I … Continue reading

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Weekly Home Sales for Fairfield County – 11/13/15

Source: Greater Fairfield County CMLS,  HOUSES Sold = Single Family, Multi-Family, Condo/Co-Op  

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A good door knocker to start this week…

I missed reporting the local sales figures last Friday and I was going to report them today. I decided this was a better way to start the week. I will report the sales figures tomorrow. I think this would be … Continue reading

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Are you the fixer-upper type?

When I look at the picture above, all I see is possibility. When others see it, they see a mess. As I have mentioned before, my husband and I only buy houses that need serious help. We like to put … Continue reading

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Well Said…

  Image: Huffington Post    

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Things that make you go hmmmm…

I saw this in an article about “incorporating nature” into a home. As a home buyer, I say, “What?!? No, thanks!” As a Realtor, I say, “That’s a sale squasher!”     Image: Natasha/Flickr  

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Little things that make a BIG difference – Bathtub Caulk

For some reason, as I am showing homes to clients, I have been noticing each home’s bathtub caulk. Bathtub caulk?!?  How random is that? Anyway, I have noticed a spate of less than stellar bathtub caulk. In some instances the … Continue reading

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Weekly Home Sales for Fairfield County – 11/6/15

Source: Greater Fairfield County CMLS,  HOUSES Sold = Single Family, Multi-Family, Condo/Co-Op  

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