Stephen Spurrell - Military on the Move Certified, Military Relocation Professional, New Construction Specialist.
“Knowledge & expertise, coupled with hometown care & commitment”
Steve is a lifelong Guilford native and graduated from Guilford High School. After attending Bryant College, he was hired as a Police Officer in Guilford. During his eight years with a badge he proposed and successfully instituted a Police Patrol Dog program and was K-9 Lancer’s handler as well as being recognized and awarded for numerous life saving efforts. Additionally, he was an Emergency Medical Technician for twenty two years.
In 1986, Steve formed Neighborhood Builders, Inc (NBI) and he built and remodeled residential and commercial properties on the Shoreline. His accomplishments in this industry include two terms as President of the Home Builders Association of New Haven County where he received an award as Builder of the Year. Additionally he was on the Board of Directors for the State of Connecticut Home Builders Association and was awarded Remodeler of The Year. He taught Field Superintendent courses for the National Association of Home Builders. One custom home was featured in a Women’s Day Kitchen and Bath special.
Steve has always strongly believed in community reinvestment serving six years on the Guilford Standing Building Committee and eight years on the Board of Finance. Continuing to reside in Guilford, Steve is very proud of his daughters Kerry and Megan. He enjoys live music of almost any kind.
He has pledged to rebuild the Guilford VFW Hall, at no cost to the Veterans. He has secured an almost $1.4 million dollar State grant to do the same! The building was completed in October 2018!
Steve also belongs to a Shoreline group of volunteers known as The Pizza People. Every month they bring seasonal clothing, personal hygiene products, coffee, hot chocolate, fruit, cookies, and you guessed it, pizza to the homeless and needy in New Haven. Between 300- 400 needy souls turn out each month.
The Saturday after Labor Day each year is the Closer to Free bicycle ride to benefit Smillow Cancer Hospital. Riders may elect to ride 10, 25, 40, 65, or 100 miles. Steve has been the Captain of the Traffic and Safety Volunteers at Yale Bowl for all of the eight years. The 2018 ride raised $3.2 Million!
Recipient of the Page Taft- Christie’s company wide Community Service Award for 2016. Recipient of the New Haven- Middlesex Association of Realtors (NHMR) 2017 Community Service Award