New-Canaan

New Canaan

Fairfield County, Connecticut

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New Canaan, nestled against New York’s border, is a picturesque New England community of elegant residences, expansive parks, meandering stone walls and pristine ponds.

Residents enjoy the town’s natural beauty, which combines hills and valleys with acres of unspoiled woodlands. New Canaan’s downtown business district, with its distinctive brick structures, gives the town an atmosphere of suburban sophistication in a setting of country charm. At the town’s heart is its attractive green, which is lined with an assortment of restaurants for fine dining as well as upscale shops and boutiques. New Canaan is also rich in environmental resources, with hundreds of acres of protected open space containing woodland preserves and parks, much to the delight of outdoor enthusiasts.

There is no shortage of recreational and athletic facilities in New Canaan. The community is home to a country club, public and private tennis courts, and a town pool. It is known for its excellent school system and the acclaimed Silvermine Guild Art Center. Community theater also has deep roots in New Canaan. The highly acclaimed regional theater group the Town Players of New Canaan was formed in 1946 and continues to produce top-notch stage productions.

Residents enjoy the town’s natural beauty, which combines hills and valleys with acres of unspoiled woodlands. New Canaan’s downtown business district, with its distinctive brick structures, gives the town an atmosphere of suburban sophistication in a setting of country charm. At the town’s heart is its attractive green, which is lined with an assortment of restaurants for fine dining as well as upscale shops and boutiques. New Canaan is also rich in environmental resources, with hundreds of acres of protected open space containing woodland preserves and parks, much to the delight of outdoor enthusiasts.

There is no shortage of recreational and athletic facilities in New Canaan. The community is home to a country club, public and private tennis courts, and a town pool. It is known for its excellent school system and the acclaimed Silvermine Guild Art Center. Community theater also has deep roots in New Canaan. The highly acclaimed regional theater group the Town Players of New Canaan was formed in 1946 and continues to produce top-notch stage productions.

Residents enjoy the town’s natural beauty, which combines hills and valleys with acres of unspoiled woodlands. New Canaan’s downtown business district, with its distinctive brick structures, gives the town an atmosphere of suburban sophistication in a setting of country charm. At the town’s heart is its attractive green, which is lined with an assortment of restaurants for fine dining as well as upscale shops and boutiques. New Canaan is also rich in environmental resources, with hundreds of acres of protected open space containing woodland preserves and parks, much to the delight of outdoor enthusiasts.

There is no shortage of recreational and athletic facilities in New Canaan. The community is home to a country club, public and private tennis courts, and a town pool. It is known for its excellent school system and the acclaimed Silvermine Guild Art Center. Community theater also has deep roots in New Canaan. The highly acclaimed regional theater group the Town Players of New Canaan was formed in 1946 and continues to produce top-notch stage productions.

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Commuter Friendly

Providing an ideal balance between urban amenities and the suburban lifestyle, Fairfield County offers many excellent real estate choices for the New York City commuter. With its easy access to midtown Manhattan by Metro-North railroad, Fairfield County serves as a perfect city escape while still offering fantastic proximity. Start your search for commuter friendly listings here.

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Getting to the City

One of the great advantages of living in our community is the ability to enjoy such close proximity to New York City. Whether traveling to the city for work or play, find out how fast you’ll get there below.

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66 MINUTES
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New Canaan is a unique community that radiates small town charm, friendliness and generosity. It is sophisticated and supportive of the Arts, and a fabulous town to nurture and raise a family.
Eugenie Diserio Artist and longtime resident

Featured Listings

218 Sleepy Hollow Road
New Canaan, CT $14,000,000

218 Sleepy Hollow Road

New Canaan, CT

$14,000,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 5,616 Sqft
1248 Oenoke Ridge
New Canaan, CT $9,650,000

1248 Oenoke Ridge

New Canaan, CT

$9,650,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 7/2 Baths
  • 15,242 Sqft
26 Pequot Lane
New Canaan, CT $9,250,000

26 Pequot Lane

New Canaan, CT

$9,250,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 6/2 Baths
  • 12,385 Sqft
727 Smith Ridge Road
New Canaan, CT $8,900,000

727 Smith Ridge Road

New Canaan, CT

$8,900,000
  • 7 Beds
  • 9/2 Baths
  • 13,397 Sqft
648 Smith Ridge Road
New Canaan, CT $6,600,000

648 Smith Ridge Road

New Canaan, CT

$6,600,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 4/3 Baths
  • 7,090 Sqft
709 West Road
New Canaan, CT $6,495,000

709 West Road

New Canaan, CT

$6,495,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 6/3 Baths
  • 11,162 Sqft
729 Smith Ridge Ridge
New Canaan, CT $6,450,000

729 Smith Ridge Ridge

New Canaan, CT

$6,450,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 7/1 Baths
  • 9,300 Sqft
729 Smith Ridge Road
New Canaan, CT $6,450,000

729 Smith Ridge Road

New Canaan, CT

$6,450,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 6/1 Baths
  • 9,100 Sqft

New Canaan

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New Canaan is within Fairfield County, Connecticut and borders Darien, Wilton, Stamford and Norwalk.

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Market Snapshot

Units Sold

June 2015

53 TOTAL UNITS

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Median Sales Price

June 2015 - Single Family Homes

$1.7M
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June 2015 Single Family Homes

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