Westport is a majestic, upscale and historic town located along Long Island Sound in Coastal Fairfield County. Incorporated in 1835, Westport is home to over 26,000 residents within its 22.4 square miles. The community's neighbors include Fairfield to the east, Weston to the north and Norwalk to the west.
Westport has long been known as a haven for successful writers, actors and artists. A very important element to Westport's personality is its nurturing and support of the arts. It is a shorefront town that stretches north into wooded hills and south to Sound and offers its residents abundant recreational opportunities. The town features a vibrant downtown area and healthy commercial environment generating the feeling of a New England town with the conveniences of modern life, and this continues to attract people who are leaders in all facets of society.
Single-family homes start in the high $200,000 range. Large single-family homes with acreage and magnificent views run up to $7 million plus. Some condominiums and townhouses can be found, starting in the low $100,000s and running up to over $3 million.
Westport Real Estate Prices: Westport Homes for Sale & Condos
Westport's housing market features a spectrum of prices ranging from the high $200,000s to upwards of several million dollars. Single-family homes in Westport generally start in the $215,000s while some of Westport's estates, mansions and custom built homes are priced starting from the mid-$800,000s to $25 million. Condos and townhomes in Westport can be purchased starting at $325,000 to upwards of $1.5 million.
Westport Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of October 24th, 2016: homes priced around $1,069,797 compared to $1,109,821 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -4%. For Wednesday, October 26th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 3.44%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 2.72%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.37%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 3.52%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Westport CT. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Westport to help you find the best home!