Total existing-home sales—completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops—rose 3.1% from December to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.00 million in January.
Houlihan Lawrence's Taylor Tait and Libby Mattson Receive Significant Sale Award
Houlihan Lawrence agents Taylor Tait and Libby Mattson recently received a national award for “Significant Sale” at the Luxury Real Estate Fall Awards event held from September 19-22 in Seattle.
Agents Tait and Mattson represented 82 Brookwood Lane in New Canaan, CT, which closed for $10.8 million in July 2022. It was the largest property sale in New Canaan since 2015.
The Significant Sale award is bestowed upon five members who have had the most noteworthy sale of a single property within the last year. The significant sale must represent the best or most expensive property in a specific location.
The elegant five-bedroom primary residence at 82 Brookwood Lane was built in 1938 by esteemed architect Harold R. Sleeper. It features resplendent period details, soaring ceilings, captivating fireplaces, oversized windows, hand-crafted millwork, and an abundance of natural light. Grand formal rooms flow to terraced patios, perennial gardens, and steppingstones that run down to the pool, waters’ edge, and the rambling, bucolic property. A separate three-bedroom cottage offers a quintessential escape. This uniquely serene estate has been sensitively maintained to provide the ultimate in peace, privacy, luxury, and tranquility located 45 miles from New York City.
“We were honored to represent a property of this prominence and are delighted the new owners appreciate the extraordinary value of this esteemed 31-acre estate and are committed to protecting and preserving its natural beauty in the years to come,” said Tait and Mattson.