New Preston is much younger than the rest of Connecticut, with a median age of 48. It's somewhat affluent as well, with a median income of $65,897 per household. The New Preston market almost exclusively consists of detached houses, accounting for 93% of the current homes in the area.
For shopping, you might enjoy J. Seitz & Co, one of the most popular places in New Preston, according to Foursquare. If you like outdoor activities, some popular spots are Lake Waramaug and Averill Farm Orchard. And finally, Nine Main Bakery and Deli and Oliva Cafe are frequently visited spots to eat.
The median value of homes in New Preston is $336,100, making it one of the most valuable areas in Connecticut. At the same time, the average list price of available homes is presently $517,557. The New Preston market saw sales remain flat this week with two homes sold over the last 30 days, while new listings spiked to four.
The typical dwelling in New Preston is a four-bedroom detached home worth about $1,738,917. To purchase a similar home, a buyer with good credit and a $347,783 cash down payment could obtain a mortgage with a 3.95% interest rate and a $2,829 monthly payment. The property tax rate is $17.36 per $1,000 of taxable assessed value.