John comes to The Matthews Group with personal experience in real estate. While President and a founder of Midland Paper Company New York, John successfully bought, renovated and sold several properties in Fairfield County while raising a young family. When John retired from the industry, he and his wife, Caroline, had two young sons to consider when choosing a place to live. Education and quality of life were foremost in their minds as they looked at areas to raise their sons. Litchfield County is home to many towns with very good public school systems and an array of private schools to choose from. It was here that they chose to settle. They are currently involved in other local real estate projects. With a keen eye for a home's potential, an intimate knowledge of the local communities and a strong belief in home ownership in Litchfield Country, John would be a unique and valuable partner to have as you search for a property in this area. John is a member of The Union League Club in New York City, Country Club of Darien in Darien, CT and Litchfield Country Club in Litchfield, CT.