Entries by Karla Murtaugh

Ridgefield Q1 2017 Market Report

The first quarter of 2017 has been a busy one for us here at Karla Murtaugh Homes. We have sold five properties already this year, with five more under contract and seven properties under agreement. Unit Sales Overall, in Ridgefield the first quarter of 2017 has shown strong unit sales with 72 properties sold already. This […]

Ridgefield Market Report February 2017

February continues to be a banner month for Ridgefield real estate. Buyers are out in force and there is almost not enough inventory to go around.  With the unseasonably warm weather, home sales have been uncharacteristically large resulting in multiple offer situations. With the stock market rallying, increasing consumer confidence and the threat of rising […]

Fairfield County High Schools Among Best In Connecticut in 2017

The annual Niche.com ranking has been released and Fairfield County public high schools have done well. Niche, a website for researching schools, used a variety of factors, including SAT/ACT scores, student-teacher ratio, the quality of colleges students consider and reviews from students and parents for its ranking. In the number 1 position was New Canaan […]

Ridgefield Market Report January 2017

2017 has started out with a bang. Median sales price, number of homes sold and number of new homes listed for sale have all increased. The warm weather throughout the winter months seems to have boosted sales, and we hope to see the increased market movement continue. Consumer confidence appears to be increasing, and as […]

Ridgefield’s 2016 Year End Market Report

What a year! The Ridgefield Real Estate market rallied resulting in the best year since 2013’s banner season. Overall sales volume was up at $259,407,724 as compared to $241,208,027 in 2015. Unit sales increased 8.1% with 348 homes selling in 2016 compared to 322 the year before. With the uncertainty of an election year behind […]

Happy Holidays To All

During the Holiday Season, our thoughts turn gratefully to those who have made our progress possible. It is in that spirit that we say thank you. Best wishes for a happy and healthy new year from all of us at Karla Murtaugh Homes.

Ridgefield Market Report November 2016

November 2016 proved to be a strong month for home sales. The median price of a home increased substantially over last year , however we still trail 2015’s year-to-date median sale price by almost 2%. Overall, 2016 has seen more homes sell than 2015, and we hope to close out the year with a strong […]

Are You A Bad Mom?

On Wednesday, November 2nd, 30 wonderful moms joined us at the Prospector Theatre for a client appreciation night. Featuring a fabulous Bad Moms Signature Cocktail, the Prospector Star Bar welcomed us with open arms and a wonderful night of camaraderie was had by all. Having been a supporter of the Prospector since it’s inception – […]

Ridgefield Market Report October 2016

Fall 2016 has started off with strong sales in the month of October. Year-to-date the total number of closed sales has surpassed last year, but median sales price is slightly down. MEDIAN SALES PRICE and CLOSED SALES The number of closed sales was up 18.5% at 32 compared to 27 last year, and we are […]