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New Yorkers Snapping Up Connecticut Properties

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The coronavirus pandemic has jumpstarted a part of Connecticut's sluggish real estate market. 

Hearst Connecticut Media reports realtors from Greenwich to Fairfield and north to Danbury are seeing buyers who want to escape from New York City. Many buyers are paying asking prices for single family homes. 

The activity so far has been concentrated in the upper-income properties.  

Real estate agents expect to see a trickle down to starter homes and vacation homes along the coast in eastern Connecticut. 

Connecticut has deemed the real estate industry an “essential” business during the pandemic. Appraisals, inspections, listings and open houses continue with proper social distancing measures. 

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Bill began his radio journey on Long Island, followed by stops in Schenectady, Bridgeport, Boston and New York City. He’s glad to be back on the air in Fairfield County, where he has lived with his wife and two sons for more than 20 years.
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