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Branford Offers Something for Every Craving

Posted On: Friday, September 21st, 2018

Branford FoodThe quaint, shoreline town of Branford offers a variety of activities for land and sea enjoyments with 20 miles of beaches, several breweries and unique shops and restaurants for every craving. For a small-town community, Branford offers a variety of restaurants ranging from seafood to pizza and Italian to Japanese.  The Shoreline book, a local magazine catered to the eight small towns that are collectively referred to as The Shoreline by residents, recently took the time to research the most popular restaurants on the East and West shorelines. Here are the top places to make the list: (more…)

One-Bedroom Condominiums at Montoya in Branford

Posted On: Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

CTBest wants your apartment to feel as much like a home as possible. Imagine the freedom of having a spacious kitchen, separate living and dining rooms and a fireplace that works. Our one-bedroom condominium plans at Montoya in Branford offer this and more.

The Tiburon plan is a 755-square-foot one-bedroom villa whose bedroom is a generous 13-foot-by-15-foot area so you can relax when you come home. The bedroom includes a large walk-in closet and the bath includes dual vanities. A 20-foot-by-14-foot living room showcases a wood burning fireplace, vaulted ceiling, gourmet kitchen with island, dining area, private deck and in-home washer and dryer. (more…)

Finding a New Home for Four-Legged Family Members

Posted On: Friday, May 19th, 2017

When it’s time to look for a new apartment, it’s important to consider every member of the family before signing that lease. Whether the much-loved family pet will be making the move with the family or renters plan to adopt an animal once settled, do research ahead of time to make sure this pet is allowed in the new digs. We have a few questions to ask and some thoughts to consider when deciding to rent a pet-friendly space. (more…)

CTBest Apartments Offers Special Incentives

Posted On: Wednesday, September 28th, 2016

From its rich history and beautiful sights to its amazing restaurants and education opportunities, there's so much to love about Branford!Your budget is always an important factor when making the decision on where to live and which apartment to rent. One way to help with costs and to get better deals is to look for special incentives that apartment communities are offering. At CTBest Apartments, we want to help you get into one of our apartments, so we are almost always offering special incentives that can make moving even easier!

At our Branford apartments, residents enjoy living in a seaside town, where they have several parks and trails for their recreation needs and plenty of delicious dining spots. Our apartments here offer one or two bedrooms, resident controlled heat and central air conditioning, contemporary kitchens and spacious bathrooms. To learn more about special incentives here at the Montoya community in Branford, click here. (more…)

Visit the 3rd Annual Classic Car Show in Branford

Posted On: Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Classic carsWhen you live in a CTBest apartment, you can expect both a comfortable living space and an active community for you to spend your time in. Our residents in Branford apartments have an exciting event to look forward to toward the end of August with the Branford Rotary 3rd Annual Classic Car Show.

For those looking for a fun and cost-effective way to spend a Sunday afternoon, you should make a trip to the car show on August 21! This free event will be held from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the Branford Farmers’ Market Tent.

This event is perfect for car lovers and those just looking for something new to try. Visitors will get to see more than 150 vintage automobiles at the show. The display will be varied and feature both domestic and international cars made from several different manufacturers.  (more…)

What We Love About: Branford

Posted On: Monday, February 29th, 2016

From its rich history and beautiful sights to its amazing restaurants and education opportunities, there's so much to love about Branford! The city of Branford, Connecticut is not only home to one of our most popular apartment and condominium communities, but it is also home to some seriously beautiful sights, amazing restaurants and excellent education opportunities. We so often hear how much our residents love this unique seaside town, so we’re here to share a few of our favorite things. We hope you’ll love Branford as much as we do!

It’s History

Branford was established in mid-1644 as part of the New Haven Colony and renamed in 1653 after the Town of Brentford, England. In the late eighteenth century, settlers made their home at Stony Creek, which became the first shoreline community of the town. Later, in 1852, the first railroad came to town bringing with it new business that resulted in the town’s prosperity. Today Branford consists of several unique communities, four of which are listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. (more…)

Don’t Freeze Out These Limited-Time Winter Specials with CTBest!

Posted On: Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Limited-time renting incentives on apartments in Branford, Connecticut from CTBestWhile CTBest is known for luxury apartments throughout Connecticut, we also have an array of condominium options available in Branford. If you are looking for a condominium or apartment in Branford, CTBest is currently offering renting incentives with amazing deals on select units.

CTBest’s Montoya Apartments are minutes from the shore while still being convenient to the exciting community of New Haven in addition to Yale University, the University of New Haven and other excellent area universities. These one to two-bedroom apartments feature large living spaces, wall-to-wall carpet, common appliances including a microwave, large closets, 24-hour maintenance, on-site management, assigned parking and in-unit washer and dryers! Every unit also enjoys resident-controlled gas heat, hot water and central air conditioning. February specials on these luxury apartments include the ranch-style two-bedroom, one-bath apartment that features an eat-in kitchen, a spacious great room and ample natural sunlight. For more information about our Montoya Apartments, contact the leasing center at 203-481-9800. (more…)

Chills and Thrills at Haunted Houses this Halloween

Posted On: Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Haunted houses in ConnecticutWith October upon us and Halloween very near, what better way to get in the mood than by going to a haunted house? Haunted houses range from trails to train rides, to haunted hay rides to buildings. No matter how you like to get your thrills, we found two haunted houses that are sure to make you scream and are less than 30 minutes away from our Branford and New Haven communities.

The Only Scream in Town offers two haunted houses, the Inferno and Total Armageddon, which are some of the scariest ones in Connecticut. Inferno brings you into the underworld where you will experience different levels of fear known only by its infernal inhabitants. It gets scarier every level you push forward to, but if it gets too scary they do allow you to escape. Total Armageddon brings you into the end of the world, where your only chance for survival is to escape through the ruins from the mutants. No one is safe. (more…)

Decorating Ideas to Spice up Your Apartment this Fall

Posted On: Friday, October 2nd, 2015

Best fall design tips to spice up your luxury Connecticut apartment this seasonAs the seasons change, your apartment is probably screaming for a makeover. CTBest knows the importance of having a space you love coming home to, so we’ve gathered some decorating ideas to spice up your luxury Connecticut apartment this fall.

To get the feeling of fall as soon as you come home, decorate your front door. A decorative wreath can really set the tone for the rest of your apartment, and there are plenty of ready-to-hang options out there. Or, if you’re more into DIY, Pinterest is definitely the place to go to get all the inspiration you need.  Pumpkins are also a great way to add to your entry. (more…)

Fall into County Fairs this Season

Posted On: Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

Pig Races at a County Fair in ConnecticutIt’s that time of year again; the weather is getting cooler, the leaves are turning colors and a time-honored tradition is once again gearing up to bring joy to thousands all over the state of Connecticut. At the many fairs and festivals happening throughout the month of September and early October, families take hayrides, browse rows of seasonal arts and crafts, dance to local live music and enjoy some amazing food. And if you can’t wait to get out there and see what festival season has to offer, there are many options within a quick 30-minute drive from our rentals in Hamden and Branford.

Sept. 24-27: The Durham Agricultural Fair
The Durham Agricultural Fair is Connecticut’s largest fair, and this year marks its 96th year of “good, clean, wholesome fun.” There will be livestock exhibitions, rides, a talent show, redneck games, a wine festival and some of the absolute best entertainment around. National headlining acts this year include Martina McBride, (more…)