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Page Taft Joins Compass

July 19, 2021

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“By joining Compass, Page Taft isn’t just raising the bar with agent support and technology but we’re also elevating an even higher standard of customer service for our clients. We couldn’t be more excited about our new partnership. This is an opportunity for us to participate in the innovation and growth that Compass is chartering the course for, and to contribute to its growth by expanding its footprint further into New England,” said Doug Randall, CEO of Page Taft and The Randall Family of Companies.

3,925 Sq. Ft. Waterfront Colonial in Guilford Sells for $1.1 Million

July 12, 2021

 “Aside from the many amenities within the home itself, its new residents will have access to a private beach, a tennis court and other recreational activities that are exclusive to this private neighborhood, the ultimate reprieve from daily life,”? said listing and selling agent Lisa P. Rollins.

Luxury Beachfront Townhouse in Madison Sells for $1.7 Million

June 10, 2021

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“Despite its convenient access to Boston Post Road, this home feels like a world away from the hustle and bustle of everyday living,” said agent Anne Marie Straka. “With expansive water views and access to long stretches of sandy coastline, the location of this property couldn’t be any better.”



Christie’s International Real Estate Inducts Three Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate Agents to 2021 Masters Circle

May 12, 2021

“To have three of our agents named to the 2021 Masters Circle is a great achievement for our company, and is indicative of the exceptional level of individual success of Gigi, Linda and John,” said Michael Schlott, President, Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate and the Randall Family of Companies.

Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate Wins National Award for “Extraordinary Customer Service”

March 23, 2021

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“Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate is not just raising the bar for customer service; they’ve committed to a whole new standard knowing consumers are tired of seeing meaningless perfect reviews where every agent has a five-star rating,” Romito adds. “We believe that in a consumer-centric world, the higher standard for gauging excellence in professional services should authentically measure how well each customer is served, not just how much business is done.” 

Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate Adds New Agents in Guilford, CT

March 16, 2021

All new agents hired since the start of the New Year will benefit from Page Taft’s newly-implemented “Professional Development Roadmap,” a 52-week training program teaching strategies for success in the industry, with new learning opportunities each week throughout the entirety of 2021.

Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate Adds Six New Agents in Madison and Essex, CT

February 7, 2021

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We are constantly looking to expand the services we offer to our clients and these motivated agents, with their unique skill sets and experience, will make a tremendous impact on our agency and on the communities they serve.


Long-Time Page Taft Christie’s Executive Announces Return to Full-Time REALTOR®

January 11, 2021

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Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate announces executive vice president and former brokerage owner, Karen Stephens has decided to transition from her management role to further expand her career as a REALTOR®. Associated with this change, Matt Healy will succeed her in the Branch Executive role for its Madison, Guilford and Essex offices. 

Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate Encourage Community Support of Local Food Banks, Soup Kitchens and Pantries through ‘Season of Giving’ Initiative

December 15, 2020

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“As we enter the holiday season, so many in our community are struggling and local food banks and pantries are unfortunately serving more families than ever,” said Doug Randall, CEO of Randall, Realtors, Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate and The Randall Family of Companies. “As part of our Season of Giving, we’ve pledged forty thousand dollars to organizations in the three states in which we do business, and we encourage those who can, to also help these organizations feed our neighbors in need.” 

Riverside Contemporary Home in Old Lyme Sells for $1.295 Million

December 7, 2020

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2,100+ square-foot residence sits on the Connecticut River with easy access to the Long Island Sound "For those who value peace and quiet above all, this home offers both privacy and serenity,” said listing agent Maureen O’Grady. “Visitors are truly awestruck by its premium location, plentiful water views and modern flare.”



The Randall Family of Companies Names Veteran Real Estate Professional as Connecticut General Manager

October 26, 2020

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“In his new role, Bob will help direct our Connecticut growth efforts at Page Taft and Randall, Realtors, help with the delivery and implementation of our agent resources and assist our Connecticut managers in day-to-day operations,” said Mike Schlott, President of The Randall Family of Companies. “We’re confident that with Bob’s help Page Taft and Randall, Realtors will continue to grow their market share in Connecticut and anticipate he will be a valuable addition to our core management team.”


Agent Spotlight: Steve Spurrell

October 14, 2020

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Steve has won the highly regarded Page Taft ‘Community Service Award’ twice in the last 5 years. Steve is a great role model, an inspiration and motivator. He is also a leader and a local hero.

The Randall Family of Companies Expands Relocation Division and Appoints Incoming Referral Coordinator

October 7, 2020

“We’re very pleased to have Stacy leading the charge as we continue to expand our Relocation Division,” said Mike Schlott, President, The Randall Family of Companies. “With her vast experience, knowledge of the Coastal New England real estate market and aptitude for providing exceptional service to her clients, we’re confident that she’s the perfect fit for this position.”

Quintessential Nantucket-Style Beach House in Westbrook Sells for $1.165 Million

September 15, 2020

“For those who seek to live their life along the water’s edge, there aren’t many properties as awesome as this one, said listing agent Gigi Giordano. “From its premier location, to its cozy, classic and picturesque appeal, this home certainly fits the bill of New England seaside living.”

Private Island Getaway in Branford Sells for $4.2 Million

September 10, 2020

It’s not very often that a property of this caliber, let alone one on a private island, hits the open market. Between its breathtaking, 360 degree water views, top-notch amenities and proximity to the Northeast’s two major metropolitan areas, the island truly is what many would consider to be a ‘dream home.

Page Taft Appoints Matt Healy as Sales Manager

July 23, 2020

In his newly expanded role Matt will work with individual agents on building their book of business, he will help organize and run company meetings/events and he will work to expand Page Taft's training offerings.

Page Taft HOMES Magazine Summer 2020

June 12, 2020

We’re pleased to provide our new Randall Realtors HOMES Summer 2020 Digital Edition. 

Be Around for the Rebound

April 23, 2020

Major real estate search sites and our own website analytics indicate that there are still serious buyers out there. They’re spending longer online and actively searching for their next home*.

Home. More Important Than Ever

April 16, 2020

Home. It has a different meaning for everyone, but recently, home has become more important to us all.

Virtual Real Estate 101

March 29, 2020

While we're doing our part and staying home, we want you to know that we can still help you sell your home or buy a new one. See the list of real estate services we can continue to provide in our state during COVID-19.

Our Commitment to our Community, Clients, Agents and Staff

March 20, 2020

At the heart of Page Taft is a relationship-based company dedicated to teamwork and the highest levels of customer service. With this in mind, we deeply understand the hardship that the current coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak is causing for everyone in our community.

Matthew Conners Joins Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate

March 12, 2020

“At Page-Taft, we employ driven individuals who are invested in the communities in which they reside and operate, and Matthew excellently fits the bill,” said Guilford’s Office Broker Manager and Page Taft’s Executive Vice President Karen Stephens.

Page Taft Christie’s International Real Estate’s Guilford Office Named 2020 Employer of the Year by Shoreline Chamber of Commerce

February 28, 2020

“We are honored to be recognized as employer of the year by the Shoreline Chamber of Commerce, Chairperson Camille Murphy, and the chamber’s members,” said Karen Stephens, Executive Vice President and Broker, Page Taft Christie’s International Real Estate’s Guilford office. “We work extremely hard to be an employer of choice on the shoreline, offering our brokers and agents the best tools in the industry to provide the best client service available.”   


Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate Adds Two New Agents

January 16, 2020

“It is great to be able to start a new year running with the addition of talented and motivated individuals like Lisa and Jacqueline,” said Karen Stephens, Executive Vice President, Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate.


Karen Stephens of Page Taft Christie’s International Real Estate Appointed to the NE Region of the Residential Real Estate Council’s 2020 Leadership Team

December 16, 2019

“I’m honored to be recognized amongst such an elite group of real estate professionals throughout the region,” Stephens said. “I look forward to collaborating with my colleagues and leading the next generation of great New England-based real estate agents to a successful and prosperous year in 2020.”


Mary Brouder Joins Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate

November 6, 2019

“We’re very excited to have Mary in our office, and in our community,” said Executive Vice President and Guilford Branch Manager, Karen Stephens. “She’ll be able to draw from her wealth of relevant experience and Page Taft’s incredible resources to provide her clients with exceptional service.”


Page Taft Christie’s International Real Estate has selected Matt Healy as new Professional Development Leader

October 23, 2019

Matt’s knowledge and experiences as a Realtor with Page Taft for the past four years and his understanding of the new generation of people joining the real estate profession will give him valuable insights to help grow Page Taft Christie’s International Real Estate.

Bob Edmands Joins Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate

October 7, 2019

“Bob is going to make an excellent addition to our team,” said Executive Vice President and Guilford Branch Manager, Karen Stephens. “He’s a seasoned professional who approaches each of his transactions with enthusiasm and passion.”


Guilford Mansion Lasts Just Two Days on the Market before Selling for $1.3 Million

September 12, 2019

The private and magnificent resort sits on two beautifully landscaped acres just outside of Guilford’s town center. At 7,400 sq. feet and with 20 rooms, the contemporary residence is perfect for gatherings of all sizes. It has a large in-ground pool and full cabana with kitchen and bath, which is overlooked by a three-story family room with wet bar, fireplace and marble floor.


Nantucket Shingle-Styled Oasis in Madison Fetches $1.7 Million

July 15, 2019

“As a child, you dream of owning this kind of home,” added Rollins. “We hope that our clients make many lasting memories in their new home and wish them nothing but the best.”


Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate Relocates Madison Office

June 11, 2019

“We are very excited about this move,” said Mike Schlott, Randall Family of Companies President. “After careful consideration, we agreed the Courtyard space would provide Karen and her team the flexibility to support their ever-growing market share, and we are looking forward to servicing this community for many years to come.”

Page Taft’s Laurie Trulock Announces Sale of Million Dollar Pondfront Home with Barn and Stables in Branford, CT

June 6, 2019

 “Page Taft is thrilled to offer the top luxury homes across Connecticut, and we are very pleased to announce this sale in Branford,” said Karen Stephens, Executive Vice President, Page Taft. “This incredible home has beautifully captured the essence of combining elegance with casual living.”


Madison and Essex Realtors Take Top Honors at Page Taft’s Annual Awards Ceremony

April 19, 2019

Page Taft-Christie's International Real Estate, part of The Randall Family of Companies, New England’s coastal real estate specialists with 33 offices and more than 630 agents across RI, CT and MA, recently presented John Campbellof Page Taft’s Madison office, its prestigious “Top Volume Sold” award during its annual award ceremony held recently at Latitude 41 Restaurant in Mystic. 



Historic 66 High Street Condo Nets $1.37 Million

April 9, 2019

“This unit is among the most sought after in the complex,” said Healy. “With sweeping views of the salt marsh and Long Island Sound, it’s within walking distance to the vibrant downtown center and Green, and is the essence of downtown luxury living.”


Leslie Terres Joins Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate

March 26, 2019

“We are thrilled to welcome Leslie to our team,” said Madison’s Executive Vice President Karen Stephens. “She is an enthusiastic young woman who is passionate about learning, executing and providing exceptional service to her clients.”


Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate Adds Two Agents

February 8, 2019

“We are thrilled to welcome two new agents to our offices in Guilford and Essex,” said Karen Stephens, Executive Vice President, Page Taft-Christie's International Real Estate. “We are continuously looking to expand our reach in the evolving Connecticut market and these motivated agents will make a tremendous impact on our organization and the community. We are excited to see the progression of our coastal Connecticut offices.” 


Fay Abrahamsson Joins Guilford Office

November 28, 2018

“We are pleased to welcome Fay to our team,” said Karen Stephens, Broker for Page Taft-Christie’s International Real Estate.  “She has immense knowledge of the local market and is sure to be an invaluable resource for our customers.”


Riverfield House in Madison Sells for $1.18 Million

October 29, 2018

“With open shoreline marsh views that change with the seasons, beautiful sunsets in the East and perfect southern sun during the day, this property provides a serene setting that is sure to please its new owners,” said Karen Stephens, Executive Vice President, Page Taft.


Page Taft’s O’Grady Duo Announces Sale of Million Dollar Waterfront Hideaway

October 10, 2018

Maureen and John O'Grady from Page Taft-Christie's International Real Estate are the listing agents for the Old Saybrook property. Built on over three acres of land, this contemporary-style home offers 3,695 square feet, four bedrooms and six bathrooms. The single-family home also offers an in- ground pool overlooking the Connecticut River and a sculpting studio with abundant storage.