As long-time Connecticut residents, we know how special this place is, especially our urban areas.

At Urban Spaces CT, we are committed to bringing vibrancy and vitality back to these cornerstone communities. We work with developers to craft the ideal living spaces and then find the ideal tenant to live there.


Project Development and Lease Up
We have extensive experience in leasing properties that have unique requirements and criteria, from high-end rentals to affordable housing. We have worked with development projects financed by Federal Housing and Urban Development, Connecticut Finance Housing Authority, the Department of Economic and Community Development, Historic Tax Credit, private funding, and more. Using a variety of marketing tools, we ensure your property is presented in the best possible light. We emphasize the importance of finding the perfect fit and our thorough screening process vets each applicant to make sure they are qualified.
Home Buyer and Seller Representation
We have assisted home-buyers in the greater Bridgeport area for more than 15 years. Our services include providing advice on: financing, down-payment and closing cost assistance programs, the pros and cons of purchasing short sale and foreclosure properties, and the many tools you will need in order to make an informed decision about your future. Our personal attention to each client is unmatched, as we work with you to identify your specific needs and goals. After helping you find the perfect property, we will negotiate on your behalf to get the best possible deal and identify available financial resources. We will keep you within your budget to find the perfect new home that meets your family’s needs. If you are selling your property, our market expertise will help you price your property appropriately, while our vast sales tools ensure your listing is not only highly visible, but is seen by the right people. Our extensive contact lists allow us to easily identify viable prospects, and as always, we negotiate on your behalf for the best possible outcome.
Investment Properties
We provide ongoing leasing and management services to owners of residential investment portfolios in Fairfield County. Urban Spaces CT represents buyers and sellers of investment properties for individuals and organizations. From selling a block of condominium units on behalf of a lender to representing buyers on the purchase of a multifamily investment property, our knowledge of market conditions and understanding of the investment process has produced optimal results for our clients. Our extensive contact lists allow us to identify potential buyers and sellers before placing properties on the market. We can provide management services on an interim or permanent basis.

Current Projects

McLevy Square Apartment
Urban Spaces CT is the exclusive leasing agent for the studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments at McLevy Square, 177 State St., Bridgeport. This 32-unit, mixed-use building was completed in November 2017 and has attracted a diverse group of households to the growing downtown community. Urban Spaces CT works closely with the developer to ensure that the specific rental units are leased to tenants with income levels that satisfy the project lender’s affordable housing loan covenants.


Barbara Kelly

Owner, Agent
A resident of Bridgeport for more than 30 years, Barbara Kelly is very active in her community.

Barbara is an advisor for Ground Works Bridgeport, former president of Urban Roots Bridgeport, a former member of the South End NRZ, and a former board member of the Greater Bridgeport Board of Realtors. A realtor since 2001, her entrepreneurial and marketing background led to her current position as managing partner of Urban Spaces. She specializes in selling and leasing residential conversions, and her success has been instrumental in urban development.

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Fred Frassinelli

Owner, Broker
Fred has been actively involved in the Connecticut real estate industry for more than 30 years.

During this time period Fred has participated in all aspects of the industry, including real estate development, property management, commercial brokerage, and real estate counseling. Fred has managed several family-controlled real estate ventures in which he developed and managed numerous commercial properties. Fred is native to Bridgeport and a licensed real estate broker.

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