This legal two-family house in Franklin Square is “a rare find,” says listing agent Josephine Mercado of Prudential Douglas Elliman Real Estate (516-354-6500). On the market for $559,000, the home has six bedrooms — three on the first floor and three on the second floor. Most two-family houses in the area, and there are not many, have three to four bedrooms, Mercado says. The Farnum Boulevard property has a 2.5-car garage and a 50-by-130-foot lot. It is located in the Elmont school district on a cul-de-sac near Hempstead Turnpike. One con: The property backs a Long Island Power Authority substation.

The home is one of several holding open houses this weekend:

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Cape for $429,000 at 101 Franklin St. (again on Sunday)

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Colonial for $675,000 at 1010 Adams Ave.

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Cape for $429,000 at 101 Franklin St. (again on Sunday)
Colonial for $449,990 at 49 Catherine Ave.
Two-family for $559,000 at 43 Farnum Blvd.

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Cape for $409,000 at 1004 Sherman Dr.
Ranch for $429,000 at 720 Craft Ave.

 

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