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New Milford CT, gateway to Litchfield Hills. Life in lower Litchfield County

Town of New Milford SignLocated in southern Litchfield County, New Milford is sometimes referred to as the gateway to Litchfield Hills. We are 90 minutes from New York City, an hour from Hartford and three hours from Boston. If you are looking for a train into the city, Metro North Railroad runs trains on either the Hudson Line or the New Haven Line, both convenient drives from New Milford.

New Milford is the largest town area wise in the state of Connecticut at 64.8 square miles. For a wonderful history of New Milford and the surrounding towns, visit the Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce Website. Bordered by Sherman, Kent, Warren, Washington, Roxbury, Bridgewater and Brookfield, New Milford offers hiking, boating on Candlewood Lake and Lake Lillinonah, fishing, easy access to golfing at world class golf courses, Bulls Bridge Golf Club in South Kent, The Club at River Oaks in Sherman as well as Candlewood Valley Country Club, a public golf course located on Route 7 in New Milford. There is canoeing or rafting on the Housatonic, minutes to the Appalachian Trail in South Kent at Bulls Bridge, many town and state parks great for picnics, hiking, boating, fishing, lesuriely walks, photography opportunities! The choice is yours.

We have fine restaurants, art galleries, and perhaps one of the most scenic greens in New England! Drop by and check it out for yourself. Try a driving tour through New Milford, mapped out for you by the Chamber of Commerce. As you can see, there is something for everyone in New Milford and the surrounding communities. Drop me a line, or come and see for yourself.

Are you looking for a home in the greater New Milford area? Sign up for a Listingbook Account, a free service I offer to my clients. Search the multiple listing service through my account. No strings attached. Are you thinking of selling? Contact me for a confidential market analysis at andrea@andreaswiedler.com.

Scenes from downtown New Milford

© 2009 Andrea Swiedler. Unless otherwise noted, the content, both written and in pictures, is the property of Andrea Swiedler. If you wish to use something you see here, please email me (andrea@andreswiedler.com) with your request. Most likely I will oblige, with a link back to my original content as well as an acknowledgment. Although imitation is the highest form of flattery, please let me know before you decide to bestow this form of flattery on me! Thank you.

Andrea Swiedler, Realtor, Southern Litchfield County Real Estate

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2017 Connecticut Magazine 5 Star Realtor

 

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New Milford CT, gateway to Litchfield Hills. Life in lower Litchfield…
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New Milford CT Weekly Real Estate Market Update
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April 24, 2009 Week in Review, New Milford, CT Single Family Homes Spring will usually bring out buyers, and I believe we are continuing to see an upward trend. With rates still low and housing prices at a reasonable price, this… more
Outdoor Art Gallery, Artists On Display
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More outdoor art displays, this particular piece is on Bear Hill in New Milford. I think the flowers really add to the sculptures! © 2009 Andrea Swiedler. Unless otherwise noted, the content, both written and in pictures, is… more
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Spring is in full swing here in Connecticut. The trees are starting to leaf out, the daffodils and tulips have been up for a bit, some of the flowering trees are showing off for us. Things are looking great! Soon our gardens will be in full swing… more
New Milford CT Weekly Real Estate Market Update
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April 18, 2009 Week in Review, New Milford, Connecticut Single Family Homes The market is definitly showing signs of improvement. Not only in the numbers, but in speaking to other agents, they seem to be MUCH busier than… more
Local Area Happenings In New Milford
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Looking for something to do locally? Check out these upcoming events in New Milford. A FRE E DAY ON THE GREEN, ARTISTS, FOOD AND MUSIC! On April 25th from 9:00 am to 7:30 pm, The Village Center for the Arts located at 12 Main Street, New Milford,… more
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Fresh Air Gallery, Artists on display thru photography
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I realized the other day that there is art outside everywhere, that many people are artists at heart, or gallery owners. They have either done some artwork on the side of a building, such as garage or barn, or silo as below, or they have purchased… more