Month: July 2010

Ready to Kick Some Asphalt?

Ready to Kick Some Asphalt? Those who have lived in and around Wallingford for any length of time have probably heard of Willy D’s Photo T’s & NASCAR Collectibles, a racing themed apparel and collectible shop located at 106 South Colony Road in Wallingford. Owners Bill and Barb Doucette are going into their 18th successful …

Wallingford Market Update for June 2010

Wallingford Market Update for June 2010 Here’s the way the housing market is shaping up in Wallingford as of June 30, 2010: There are currently 210 single family homes for sale in Wallingford (virtually unchanged from last month): Low list price: $49,900 High list price: $989,000 Average list price: $329,385 Median list price: $299,450 Average …

Wallingford Sonic Drive-In Breaks Sales Record

Wallingford Sonic Drive-In Breaks Sales Records This past Saturday, July 24th, the Wallingford Sonic Drive-In held a one day Special Grand Opening event from 6 AM to midnight. I figured this event would be well attended, even packed to the gills. It seems I was right. Today, everyone who is signed up for Sonic’s email …

The Connecticut Wine Trail: Third Stop

The Connecticut Wine Trail: Third Stop Our third stop on the Connecticut Wine Trail took us to the countryside of central Connecticut, to Colchester’s Priam Vineyards. Founded in 1998 and opened to the public in 2003, the winery produces 22 acres of grapes in the style of northern France and Germany. Having lived for many …

Housing Trends Newsletter for July 2010

JULY 2010 Housing Trends Newsletter Welcome to the most current Housing Trends Newsletter. This Newsletter is specially designed for you, with national and local housing information that you may find useful whether you’re in the market for a home, thinking about selling your home, or just interested in homeowner issues in general. The Housing Trends …

Wallingford’s Sonic Drive-in Open For Business

Wallingford’s Sonic Drive-In Open For Business Mickey D’s arches are sagging a bit. BK’s crown has lost a little of its luster. And Wendy’s? Well, they may be lost in Never Never Land. After months of negotiation, debate, meetings, planning, studies and construction, Wallingford’s newest eatery opened today with style, fanfare and fantastic food. While …

New Rental: 53 Christian St. 2nd Floor, Wallingford CT

Spacious 2 bedroom apartment on second floor of beautiful 1890 Colonial. Lots of kitchen cabinet space; formal dining room, office nook, off-street parking, a deck and nice yard all in a convenient location. Credit check required, security deposit and one month’s rent due at lease signing. Don’t let this one get away! For more information …

Harriman Real Estate, LLC Welcomes Terez Murphy!

Harriman Real Estate, LLC Welcomes Terez Murphy! I don’t mind telling you, it’s been pretty hot lately. In more ways than one: the temperature climbed to a record-shattering 106 degrees last Tuesday, and the local real estate market has shown signs of igniting as well. It’s been a hot time for Harriman Real Estate, too. …

Fieldstone Farm Premium Residential Community, Wallingford CT

Fieldstone Farm Premium Residential Community, Wallingford, CT Fieldstone Farm is an established, sought-after community of 95 homes built by Baker Residential, offering high quality and fine craftsmanship in a serene setting.  Fieldstone Farm is an Open Space Planned Residential Community (OSPRC), with minimum monthly HOA fees (currently $112) for maintenance of the common areas, such …

The Connecticut Wine Trail: Second Stop

The Connecticut Wine Trail: Second Stop Last time, we told you about our first stop in our journey through the wineries of Connecticut, our hometown Gouveia Vineyards. The views at sunset from the outside seating area there are spectacular, and the Stonehouse White was a nice way to end the day. Our second stop on …