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Friday Flashback #244

The real estate boom that began in the first days of the pandemic shows no sign of slowing.

Newcomers are not just buying. They’re renovating their properties. So are longtime residents, who — stuck inside their homes for months — decided to finally redo their bathrooms, bedrooms and kitchens.

Do you know how long you have to wait for a marble splashback these days?

Things were much simpler a couple of centuries ago.

Westport historian Deej Webb found this fascinating of the way we once lived. It’s a great shot, of a different time.

Deej does not know where this home was located. But he’s betting that someone in Westport does.

If you’ve got any idea, click “Comments” below. Ideas about where the home was, that is — not about any renovations needed.

PS: Looking at  the 2 folks in the doorway, someone might be able to date it too.