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Calcagni New Agent Spotlight: Redi Dishnica

Calcagni Real Estate President Steven Calcagni recently announced the appointment of residential sales agent Redi Dishnica to the company’s Cheshire office.

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Redi Dishnica, REALTOR

Redi is a full time REALTOR who specializes in seller and buyer representation, assisting first-time home buyers, new construction, and rentals. He is a member of the Greater New Haven Association of Realtors, Connecticut Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors.

We are happy to welcome Redi to our Cheshire Office,” said Steven Calcagni.

Redi is proud to call Cheshire home, where he lives with his wife and kids. He has owned a construction and remodeling company for the past 15 years, and is very excited to expand his career in real estate, utilizing the tools and the supportive work environment which Calcagni Real Estate offers. Redi hopes to use his knowledge and experience in new construction and home remodeling to help serve his real estate clients.

He may be reached at Calcagni Real Estate’s office located 330 South Main Street by calling (203) 272-1821 Ext. 310 or by visiting http://www.calcagni.com/RediDishnica

Calcagni Women’s Softball Team Participates in Fundraiser

 

The Calcagni Women’s Softball team participated in the 2nd Annual Sandy Hook Memorial Softball Tournament, held this past Saturday, April 12 & 13 at Westside Field, Wallingford… Great job, ladies!

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Calcagni “2014 Five Star Real Estate Agent” Award Recipients Announced

Five Star 2014 Collage

Twenty REALTORS® from Calcagni Real Estate have been named “2014 Five Star Real Estate Agent”, an award and designation which recognizes real estate professionals who provide quality service to their clients, announced Steven Calcagni, President. The winners are announced in a special section of the March 2014 issue of Connecticut Magazine.

Anna Buono, Beth Cantor, Paula Criscuolo, Stacey DeAngelis, Mary Edeen, Judie Ferraro, Sheila Fiordelisi, Laura Iorio, Dorothy Karska-Piech, Nancy Lydell, David MacLennan, Mary L. Malin, Irma Nesson, Marilyn Rock, Sally Smirnoff, Lisa Thompson, Cheryl Ulstad, Daniela Volo, Sandy Wagner, Beverly Welch were chosen by their clients, peers and industry leaders in an independent survey. Fewer than seven percent of the Connecticut area residents holding real estate licenses were selected.

To have 20 of our agents recognized with this award is outstanding. It is a huge testament to our realtors’ professionalism, real estate knowledge, and commitment to their clients,” said Steven Calcagni.
Five Star Professional sent surveys to all Connecticut area residents who purchased a home over $150,000 within a, 8-month period (November 2012 to June 2013). Respondents were asked to evaluate real estate agents based on nine criteria: Customer service, communication, finding the right home, integrity, negotiation skills, marketing the home, market knowledge, closing preparation and overall satisfaction.

To learn more about Five Star Professional, visit: http://www.fivestarprofessional.com

Calcagni New Agent Spotlight: Vincent Smith

Vincent Smith Calcagni Associates Real Estate

VINCENT SMITH, REALTOR

Calcagni Real Estate President Steven Calcagni recently announced the appointment of residential sales agent Vincent Smith to the company’s Hamden office.

Vincent is a full time REALTOR who specializes in seller and buyer representation and assisting first-time home buyers. He is a member of the Greater New Haven Association of Realtors, Connecticut Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors. “Vincent is committed to providing professional and personal service to all of his clients. He is a great addition to our growing Hamden office,” said Steven Calcagni.

Vincent is available to serve all your real estate needs throughout the Central Connecticut area and beyond. He may be reached at Calcagni Real Estate’s office located 2620 Whitney Avenue, Hamden by calling (203) 288-1821 Ext. 430, cell: 860-770-4211 or by visiting www.calcagni.com/vincentsmith .

Calcagni New Agent Spotlight: Donna Myjak

DonnaMyjak, Calcagni Associates Real Estate

DONNA MYJAK, REALTOR

Calcagni Real Estate President Steven Calcagni recently announced the appointment of residential sales agent Donna Myjak to the company’s Southington office.

Donna is a full time REALTOR who specializes in seller and buyer representation, assisting first-time home buyers, new construction, property management and rentals. She is a member of the Midstate Association of Realtors, Connecticut Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors.  “Donna is committed to providing professional and personal service to all of her clients. She is a wonderful addition to our growing Southington office,” said Steven Calcagni.

Donna lived in Southington for 13 years prior to moving to Cheshire, where she currently lives. She is very excited to expand her career in real estate, utilizing the tools and the supportive work environment which Calcagni Real Estate offers.  Donna has been involved in many facets of the real estate business, having worked in her family business for over 25 years, dealing with new home construction, property management and rentals.

Donna is available to serve all your real estate needs throughout the Central Connecticut area and beyond and may be reached at Calcagni Real Estate’s office located at 630 Main Street, Plantsville, by calling (860) 860-621-1821 Ext. 523, her cell 860-620-3300 or by visiting:  http://www.calcagni.com/DonnaMyjak

Calcagni Real Estate Announces GNHAR 2013 Q4 Award Winners..

GNHAR Winner Q4 2013

CONGRATULATIONS to our Calcagni REALTORS who were recently awarded with the 2013 4th Quarter Sales Awards by the Greater New Haven Association of Realtors (GNHAR)!! (The award is given to REALTORS who have a minimum of nine completed sales within a quarter of each year)

Calcagni New Agent Spotlight: Leanne DelRosso

Leanne DelRosso  Calcagni Associates Real Estate

Leanne DelRosso, REALTOR

Calcagni Real Estate President Steven Calcagni recently announced the appointment of residential sales agent Leanne DelRosso to the company’s Cheshire office.

Leanne is a full time REALTOR who specializes in seller and buyer representation, assisting first-time home buyers and new construction. She is a member of the Greater New Haven Board of Realtors, Connecticut Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors.  “We are thrilled to welcome Leanne back to the team,” said Steven Calcagni, “she is a great addition to our growing team.”

Leanne grew up in Cheshire, where she still lives with her husband and 4 children. She is proud to call Cheshire home and is excited to make real estate her full time career, “It is very rewarding for me to be able to help people transition to the next phase of their lives, whether it is finding their new home or selling their existing home- I will be there for my clients through it all. I love working with people and I am very dedicated and efficient, a great choice for such a big decision.” said Leanne.

Leanne is available to serve all your real estate needs throughout the Central Connecticut area and beyond. She may be reached at Calcagni Real Estate’s office located at 330 South Main Street or by calling (203) 272-1821 Ext. 314 and 203-915-9588, or by visiting:  www.calcagni.com/LeanneDelRosso

 

Calcagni New Agent Spotlight: Jennifer Cetrone Arcesi

Jennifer Arcesi  Calcagni Associates Real Estate

Jennifer Cetrone Arcesi, REALTOR

Calcagni Real Estate President Steven Calcagni recently announced the appointment of residential sales agent Jennifer Cetrone Arcesi to the company’s Cheshire office.

Jennifer is a full time REALTOR who specializes in seller and buyer representation and assisting first-time home buyers. She is a member of the Greater New Haven Board of Realtors, Connecticut Association of Realtors, and National Association of Realtors. “Jennifer is a great addition to our team, and brings a great level of energy and professionalism to our Cheshire office,” said Steven Calcagni.

A Cheshire resident since childhood, Jennifer attended Cheshire public schools and maintains close ties to her local community. After moving away for college and spending a few years as newlyweds in Atlanta, she and her husband returned to Cheshire to be near family. Jennifer and her family enjoy spending time on the Connecticut shoreline, where she specializes in assisting clients buying and selling vacation homes. Prior to becoming a licensed real estate professional, Jennifer studied Interior Design, where she developed skills that allow her to show the best possibilities of a home.

Jennifer is available to serve all your real estate needs throughout the Central Connecticut area, the shoreline, and beyond. She may be reached at Calcagni Real Estate’s office located at 330 South Main Street or by calling (203) 272-1821 Ext. 305 or by visiting:  http://www.calcagni.com/JenniferArcesi

Snapshot of the Central CT Real Estate Market- November 2013

Some interesting stats that give an overview of our local real estate market in Cheshire, Hamden, Southington, Wallingford, as well as New Haven & Hartford Counties.

Cheshire Real Estate Market Summary

Average price per square foot for Cheshire CT was $148, a decrease of 2% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Cheshire CT for Aug 13 to Nov 13 was $281,000 based on 64 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price decreased 16.1%, or $54,000, and the number of home sales decreased 15.8%. There are currently 240 resale and new homes in Cheshire on Trulia, including 4 open houses, as well as 24 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Cheshire CT was $410,245 for the week ending Nov 20, which represents a decrease of 1.7%, or $7,036, compared to the prior week.

Cheshire- Nov 2013

 

Hamden Real Estate Market Summary

Average price per square foot for Hamden CT was $145, an increase of 9% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Hamden CT for Aug 13 to Nov 13 was $210,000 based on 75 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 14.8%, or $27,000, and the number of home sales decreased 24.2%. There are currently 384 resale and new homes in Hamden on Trulia, including 1 open house, as well as 112 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Hamden CT was $225,293 for the week ending Nov 20, which was unchanged compared to the prior week.

Hamden- Nov 2013

 

Southington Real Estate Market Summary

Average price per square foot for Southington CT was $152, an increase of 2% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Southington CT for Aug 13 to Nov 13 was $205,000 based on 68 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price decreased 24.1%, or $65,000, and the number of home sales decreased 21.8%. There are currently 231 resale and new homes in Southington on Trulia, including 8 open houses, as well as 46 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Southington CT was $323,741 for the week ending Nov 20, which represents a decrease of 5.7%, or $19,495, compared to the prior week.

Southington- Nov 2013

 

Wallingford Real Estate Market Summary

Average price per square foot for Wallingford CT was $152, a decrease of 0.7% compared to the same period last year. The median sales price for homes in Wallingford CT for Aug 13 to Nov 13 was $215,000 based on 91 home sales. Compared to the same period one year ago, the median home sales price increased 3.9%, or $8,000, and the number of home sales increased 12.3%. There are currently 253 resale and new homes in Wallingford on Trulia, including 4 open houses, as well as 101 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. The average listing price for homes for sale in Wallingford CT was $288,084 for the week ending Nov 20, which represents a decrease of 2.6%, or $7,605, compared to the prior week.

Wallingford- Nov 2013

 

Home Prices in New Haven & Hartford Counties:

New Haven County- Nov 2013Hartford County- Nov 2013

For information on the real estate in your town, please contact one of our REALTORS at WWW.CALCAGNI.COM

(Stats courtesy of Trulia.com)

Cheshire Builder John Ricci wins prestigious 2013 HOBI Awards

Pictured (Holding awards): Melanie Bristol Ricci, REALTOR; John Ricci, owner of Ricci Construction Group, Inc.

Pictured (holding awards): Melanie Bristol Ricci, REALTOR; John Ricci, owner of Ricci Construction Group, Inc.

Congratulations to local Cheshire builder John Ricci, for winning the HOBI Awards for the third year in a row! The Home Builders Association of Connecticut awarded Ricci Construction Group, Inc., two of the most competitive and prestigious home building awards in the state- “Best Custom Home over 10,000 sq. ft.” and “Best Custom Home under 3,000 sq. ft.” in 2013

Ricci Construction Group, Inc., is currently offering a new 3 lot subdivision- Royal Crest Estates- in Cheshire, expertly marketed by Calcagni Real Estate.  These 4,5 & 6 acre lots are set majestically at the end of a cul-de-sac surrounded by open space. Private appointments are available to preview this offering, priced from $989,900.

For more information, visit www.calcagni.com/royalcrestestates or contact project manager, Melanie Bristol Ricci at 203-272-1821 Ext. 328