If you want a house with a heated garage
36 John Daves Lane
Designed by a former resident who worked on cars — specifically Mercedes-Benzes — this heated 2-car garage has a tile floor, windows and an 8-foot-by-5-foot closet. A bathroom — one of three — is right inside the entrance to the house. The layout of the expanded eight-room split-level includes a front double-door entrance foyer, a living room with a fireplace and a bay window, a dining room, a family room with a vaulted ceiling, a wood-burning stove and sliding glass doors, as well as a sunroom with sliding glass doors. There are four bedrooms. The house is set on a dead-end block on a quarter of an acre. Ann Evangelist, Douglas Elliman Real Estate, Huntington, 516-353-3191
48 The Birches
Completely renovated in 2006, this 3,500-square-foot high-ranch comes with an attached two-car heated garage. Other features include wood floors, moldings, skylights and a fireplace. The fireplace is in the living room, where a wall of glass overlooks the yard. The 10-room house has a kitchen with a center island that seats six and a built-in refrigerator and oven. The stovetop is flanked by counter space and two picture windows, and the adjacent wall has another picture window with a seat. The house has four bedrooms and three full bathrooms, including one in the master suite. The property is 105 feet by 209 feet. Holly Park, Keller Williams Realty Landmark, Flushing, 718-475-2700
141 Connecticut Ave.
Set on a 140-by-100-foot lot, this nine-room Colonial has an attached two-car garage, which is heated. The garage has windows and cabinets for storage. Built in 1935, the updated house features a new roof and windows as well as wood floors, moldings and two wood-burning fireplaces — one in the living room and the other in the basement. The renovated kitchen offers ample cabinet space and granite countertops. The house has four bedrooms and 3 1/2 bathrooms. Amenities include a 40-foot in-ground pool surrounded by 900 feet of pavers. Alan Deblat, Alan Deblat Real Estate, Baldwin, 516-377-1111