Fairfield Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Connecticut
The historic town of Fairfield is located on the coast of Long Island Sound between the cities of Bridgeport and Stamford. The town was settled in 1639 and covers an area of 30.6 square miles. Fairfield is a great place to work and play. In fact, Fairfield was recognized by Money magazine as the 9th best place to live in 2006. With beautiful public beaches and a picturesque coastline, Fairfield offers its residents access to many water sports, a great town dock and a full-service marina. Whether you're interested in cultural activities such as attending the local theater or art galleries, beautiful parks and woodlands, golfing, tennis, nature trails, playgrounds, or shopping, you'll find it in Fairfield.
Settled in 1639, the Southport area of Fairfield has been designated as an historic district for its harbor, churches, public buildings, and the homesteads of some of the first families. Interested buyers will find that Fairfield's real estate prices range from affordable to extravagant. Families will also be pleased to note that their children's educational needs are served by 16 local elementary, middle and high schools, as well as several private and parochial schools, along with Fairfield University and Sacred Heart University.
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Real Estate Market Summary - Prices of Fairfield Homes for Sale
Fairfield's real estate market is comprised of lovely single-family homes, as well as condos and townhomes. Prices for homes in Fairfield begin in the low $200,000s to upwards of several million for luxury homes and estates with ample amounts of acreage and square footage. Townhomes and condominiums in Fairfield are priced between $180,000 and $900,000. Looking for a specific neighborhood in Fairfield? Fairfield Center, Greenfield Hill, Sasco, Beach, Stratfield, and Tunxis Hill are a few of the lovely neighborhoods that can be found in Fairfield.
Fairfield Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 21st, 2014: homes priced around $633,807 compared to $633,726 the previous week, for a slight increase of less than +1%. For Thursday, April 24th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.28%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.30%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.68%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.13%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Fairfield CT. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Fairfield to help you find the best home!