Trees of Interest - Ridgefield Market Report December 2014

December 10, 2014 scroll to read ...
The Ridgefield Tree Committee has released a new book titled Trees of Interest, a colorful tome full of pictures and little known facts on Ridgefield's most famous trees. A must-have gift for the "barkhead" in your family, the book contains fascinating tidbits including a tree on Main Street whose wood sinks instead of floats!

Trees About Town

The Ridgefield Tree Committee has released a new book titled Trees of Interest, a colorful tome full of pictures and little known facts on Ridgefield's most famous trees. A must-have gift for the "barkhead" in your family, the book contains fascinating tidbits including a tree on Main Street whose wood sinks instead of floats!

Other interesting facts:

  • The Beech trees in Richardson Park never get struck by lightning.
  • Ballard Park’s Linden Tree has flowers which were once used to calm fits of hysteria.
  • The Daggerwood Tree is named so because its wood is so hard daggers were made from it.

You can pick up a copy of Trees of Interest or many more at the local bookshop Books on the Common in Ridgefield for $8.

Right Now in Ridgefield

There are 188 homes on the market in Ridgefield. Listings range from a $144,900 Ranch to a $19,500,000 Contemporary.

In November there were 19 homes sold at an average price of $503,787. Homes sold ranged from a $135,000 Colonial to a $1,235,000 Colonial. The average price of homes sold in November is down compared to previous years.

This October and November have seen the lowest average sale price of any month in the past 3 years.

The number of homes sold is down as well.

The sale price to original price ratio is down from last November although it has generally been higher throughout the year.

The numbers above indicate a buyer’s market right now in Ridgefield.

Looking to buy a home in Ridgefield?

You've come to the right place! Let me guide you through the real estate maze of homes. My knowledge of neighborhoods and condo complexes is an asset to you as a seller or a buyer in this and surrounding locales. Let me help you reach your real estate goals. I can be reached at 203-858-4853. Wilton, CT

- browse all towns or neighborhoods -