While just 28 miles from New York City, Greenwich offers its residents all the charm and natural beauty New England has to offer. Its 58,000+ residents enjoy the sandy beaches on Long Island Sound and the beautifully wooded countryside of back country. Greenwich is a unique mix of a small New England town with a metropolitan sophistication.
|Area:||50.8 square miles, 32.1 miles of shoreline|
|Government:||Representative town meeting. Chief elected official - First Selectman.|
|House of Worship:||41 churches and synagogues|
|Libraries:||Greenwich Library, with branches in Byram and Cos Cob; Perrot Memorial Library in Old Greenwich|
|School Systems:||Rated among the best public school systems in the state and country. Greenwich has 1 high school (9-12), 3 middle schools (6-8) plus 10 elementary schools (k-5). Plus numerous top rated private schools.|
|Health Care:||Greenwich Hospital; several private nursing homes|
|Recreation:||1487 acres of public parks and beaches, including 2 islands in Long Island Sound; year round recreation programs provided by the Parks & Recreation Department, YMCA, YWCA, Boys/Girls Club, Montgomery Pinetum, 18-hole Griffth Harris Gold Course plus many private gold, racquet and yacht clubs.|
|Transportation:||By air - all 3 major New York airports can be reached in a little over an hour by car; Westchester County airport is 8 miles from Central Greenwich.
By rail - 46 trains daily, Monday-Friday, and adequate weekend and holiday service on Metro North; express to New York 45 minutes, local is 1 hour.
By car - Interstate 95 at exits 2,3,4 and 5; the Merritt Parkway at exits 27, 28, 29 and 31; U.S. Route 1 runs through Greenwich.
|In Addition:||Bruce Museum, The Historical Society of Greenwich, The Greenwich Symphony Orchestra, The Greenwich Arts Council, The Audobon Center and various Theatre Groups.|
|Shopping & Restaurants:||Specialty shops are a feature of Greenwich. Especially popular is Greenwich Avenue where shoppers can stroll and enjoy a variety of stores. There are many local restaurants ranging from casual to elegant dining.|
An Abundance of Beautiful Greenwich Homes for Sale
Established in 1640, Greenwich, Connecticut is well-preserved. It's got sprawling woodlands, acres of green grass, and the long, sandy beaches of Long Island Sound. Its distinctly New England feel lends it well to the numerous and diverse luxury mansion homes it proudly boasts. While information is accessible over the internet, there are many questions about properties that should be discussed with and answered by professional real estate agents to ensure that clients have the most up-to-date, relevant information possible. It is only through an appointment with a real estate agent that a potential buyer can take a walking tour of one of the many Greenwich homes for sale, a factor that will become crucially important in final decision-making. Tamar Lurie, the top real estate agent with over 25 years of experience in Greenwich properties, can help.
Here are some reasons to consider asking Tamar Lurie help you find a new home in Greenwich:
-Greenwich properties are listed for a wide range of prices, which can be confusing and discouraging for potential homebuyers. While figuring out numbers may seem like a daunting task, Tamar Lurie has over $200 million worth of Greenwich property listings—there is a home for you in Greenwich, and Tamar has the resources to help you find it.
-Greenwich properties are expansive. Many of them boast sprawling acreage or waterfront views. They have courtyards and spiral staircases and come with bedrooms and bathrooms by the half dozen. Greenwich homes for sale may be widely different in many ways, but they share at least one thing in common: you won't get the full effect unless you go on a walking tour. Don't expect that you will find the perfect Greenwich property from pictures on the internet.
-Not all properties are visible online—if you want to see the full range of homes that Tamar Lurie has to offer, you will have to get in touch with her. Her website lists only a sample of the Greenwich properties for sale, and you'll be delighted to see her full repertoire.
-Tamar can help you even if you aren't looking for Greenwich homes. Her long, successful career has earned her connections with top real estate agents in a number of locations, so she is prepared to help anyone, from anwhere in the country, find the agent best suited to finding them a beautiful new home.
-Tamar is well-acquainted with the area. Whether you are looking for something more modest, something on the waterfront, or a sprawling farm, Tamar knows where to find it; she herself has lived in the area for forty years. When navigating the Greenwich homes for sale, you will want her expertise on your side.