Norwalk--Five-Mile-River

Norwalk

Fairfield County, Connecticut

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The coastal city of Norwalk, with its revitalized downtown district known as SoNo and 24 distinct neighborhoods, offers the charm of past generations in a setting that supports its flourishing residential and business climate.

The city, spanning 36.3 square miles – approximately 37 percent of which is water – is home to Norwalk Harbor, a major site for recreation boating and commercial shell fishing. Once dubbed the “Oyster Town,” Norwalk hosts an annual Oyster Festival that draws thousands of visitors to this Fairfield County city of about 85,600 residents each September. Several dozen marinas and private clubs with boating facilities are found here, and opportunities for participation in myriad water sports are numerous.

Over the years, the city has grown into a major regional cultural center. It is home to the largest collection of WPA (Works Program Administration) murals in the country including 31 works of art in total, all located at Norwalk City Hall. In addition, a number of arts centers and museums are found here, and an annual SoNo Arts Festival has earned a reputation as a regional attraction. Norwalk is home to the Maritime Aquarium as well as dozens of corporate headquarters including Stew Leonard’s flagship site, Xerox, Pepperidge Farm, Priceline.com, GE Capitol, Diageo and Dooney & Bourke.

The city, spanning 36.3 square miles – approximately 37 percent of which is water – is home to Norwalk Harbor, a major site for recreation boating and commercial shell fishing. Once dubbed the “Oyster Town,” Norwalk hosts an annual Oyster Festival that draws thousands of visitors to this Fairfield County city of about 85,600 residents each September. Several dozen marinas and private clubs with boating facilities are found here, and opportunities for participation in myriad water sports are numerous.

Over the years, the city has grown into a major regional cultural center. It is home to the largest collection of WPA (Works Program Administration) murals in the country including 31 works of art in total, all located at Norwalk City Hall. In addition, a number of arts centers and museums are found here, and an annual SoNo Arts Festival has earned a reputation as a regional attraction. Norwalk is home to the Maritime Aquarium as well as dozens of corporate headquarters including Stew Leonard’s flagship site, Xerox, Pepperidge Farm, Priceline.com, GE Capitol, Diageo and Dooney & Bourke.

The city, spanning 36.3 square miles – approximately 37 percent of which is water – is home to Norwalk Harbor, a major site for recreation boating and commercial shell fishing. Once dubbed the “Oyster Town,” Norwalk hosts an annual Oyster Festival that draws thousands of visitors to this Fairfield County city of about 85,600 residents each September. Several dozen marinas and private clubs with boating facilities are found here, and opportunities for participation in myriad water sports are numerous.

Over the years, the city has grown into a major regional cultural center. It is home to the largest collection of WPA (Works Program Administration) murals in the country including 31 works of art in total, all located at Norwalk City Hall. In addition, a number of arts centers and museums are found here, and an annual SoNo Arts Festival has earned a reputation as a regional attraction. Norwalk is home to the Maritime Aquarium as well as dozens of corporate headquarters including Stew Leonard’s flagship site, Xerox, Pepperidge Farm, Priceline.com, GE Capitol, Diageo and Dooney & Bourke.

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Life on the Coast

Fairfield County is a highly sought-after destination for those who desire the waterfront lifestyle, offering lovely beaches along the Long Island Sound, a variety of recreational options for those interested in water sports and beautiful views of the harbor. Dive in right here to begin your search for direct waterfront properties currently for sale throughout Fairfield County.

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Commuter Friendly

Residents of Westchester County benefit not only from its lovely suburban atmosphere, beautiful scenery and fine community amenities, but also its incredible proximity to New York City. For those interested in a fast commute to midtown Manhattan by car or by Metro-North train, here you can discover the many real estate offerings now for sale.

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Featured Listings

16 Point Road
Norwalk, CT $2,495,000

16 Point Road

Norwalk, CT

$2,495,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 2,798 Sqft
7 Sammis Street
Norwalk, CT $2,495,000

7 Sammis Street

Norwalk, CT

$2,495,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4/1 Baths
  • 4,800 Sqft
17 Shagbark Road
Norwalk, CT $2,295,000

17 Shagbark Road

Norwalk, CT

$2,295,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 4,200 Sqft
7 Ledge Road
Norwalk, CT $2,195,000

7 Ledge Road

Norwalk, CT

$2,195,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 4/1 Baths
  • 5,222 Sqft
7 Hilltop Road
Norwalk, CT $2,195,000

7 Hilltop Road

Norwalk, CT

$2,195,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4/2 Baths
  • 3,904 Sqft
7 Sunwich Road
Norwalk, CT $1,995,000

7 Sunwich Road

Norwalk, CT

$1,995,000
  • 4 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 3,497 Sqft
20 Hilltop Road
Norwalk, CT $1,995,000

20 Hilltop Road

Norwalk, CT

$1,995,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4/2 Baths
  • 5,040 Sqft
22 Cavray Road
Norwalk, CT $1,895,000

22 Cavray Road

Norwalk, CT

$1,895,000
  • 5 Beds
  • 4/1 Baths
  • 7,598 Sqft

Norwalk

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

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Market Snapshot

Units Sold

May 2015

94 TOTAL UNITS

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May 2015 - Single Family Homes

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May 2015 Single Family Homes

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