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Rich Cribs: $13.88M Kings Point villa, and more

Kings Point European-style villa listed for $13.88MBuilt in

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NEW VILLA The design of a Kings Point custom-built European-style villa on the market for $13.88 million is just one of its selling points. Built in 1995, the manse is 6,000 square feet. “It has a great open floor plan with 13-foot ceilings and walls of glass overlooking the Sound,” says Sandy Rosen of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, who is marketing the estate. There are additional 3,000...

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Why You Should Buy Their House: Northville

The home of Maria Manzi, with her husband

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Sellers Maria and Mark Manzi

Address 77 Water Way, Northville

Asking price $875,000

The competition A two-bedroom, 2-1/2-bath condo in the same complex is on the market for $789,000.

Recent sale in the area A two-bedroom, 2-1/2-bath condo in the same complex sold in October for $650,000.

Taxes $7,015 (plus monthly common charges of $580)

Time on the market Since...

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Shelter Island's Hampshire Farms for sale

Hampshire Farms, an equestrian center on almost 70

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Hampshire Farms, an equestrian center on almost 70 acres in Shelter Island, is on the market for $5.85 million.

As lovely as Shelter Island is, when you’re on the farm, it’s hard to perceive its location, says Penelope Moore of Saunders & Associates, who is marketing the property with Dana Trotter of Sotheby’s International Realty. "It is so vast, it feels as if you can be anyplace...

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News 12 clip: Muttontown home for car lovers, and more

for recribs - Muttontown - $1,899,000

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Newsday's LI Home editor Valerie Kellogg appeared on News 12 Long Island Tuesday, as she does every Tuesday around 7:15 p.m., to talk about luxury real estate. Here's the clip, in case you missed it, with a list below of the agents representing each of the properties. To see past segments, click here.


Marianne Angelletta, Peter H. Benson, Inc., 516-437-3353


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Sluggish Long Beach summer rentals command high prices

The pool area of the The Meridian condominium

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With only days until the traditional Memorial Day to Labor Day summer rental season begins, at least two Long Beach real estate offices are facing a steep drop in summer rentals.

Joyce Coletti of Douglas Elliman Real Estate says she only has 14 inked leases for Long Beach properties so far – five houses and nine apartments. Last summer, she had roughly 80 summer rentals for the entire season.


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'Zero carbon footprint' home in Oak Beach for sale

This Oak Beach residence, listed for $1.099 million,

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Listed for $1.099 million, this three-bedroom, 2-1/2-bathroom Oak Beach residence has been renovated to serve as an extension of one woman’s appreciation and respect for our planet. “I wanted to create a way to live that was less of an impact — to be able to leave this behind so I could say I did something for the Earth and my community,” says seller Jill Lefkowitz.

She discovered the beach...

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East Patchogue home comes with 5 boat slips

One East Patchogue home on the market for

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If you’re in the market for marine euphoria, imagine this: One East Patchogue home on the market for $899,000 comes with five boat slips.

The dock, which is accessible by a 400-foot walkway, is equipped with electricity and water. It has three slips that run perpendicular and two that run parallel. The two-acre property also boasts a 20-by-40-foot gunite in-ground pool, cabana with a bathroom...

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Rich Cribs: Own Mount Sinai's Davis Island, and more

On the market in May 2013, this 1.45-acre

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LOTS OF HISTORY If you want a peninsula to call your own, Davis Island — about 1,000 feet off Shore Road in Mount Sinai — is up for grabs. On the market for $1.5 million, the 1.45-acre property contains a 4,950-square-foot house with bulkhead and a floating dock. The original part of the house, a 2,500-square-foot center hall Victorian with a large front porch, was built in 1860 by Capt. Adolphus...

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Go inside $28M Asian-inspired Bridgehampton home

10,000-square-foot Bridgehampton mansionPaths decorated with imported tiles meander

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It's so hard to believe this Bridgehampton home exists on Long Island that cameras were sent to capture it on video. The property, listed for $28 million, is Asian through and through. Watch the clip here....

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Why You Should Buy Their House: Rockville Centre

John Cipriano, with daughter Julia, 7, and son

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Sellers Christine Remsen and John Cipriano

Address 11 Demott Place, Rockville Centre

Asking price $695,000

The competition A four-bedroom, three-bath Tudor on Patten Avenue is on the market for $649,000.

Recent sale in the area A four-bedroom, two-bath Colonial on Riverside Drive sold in mid-April for $750,000.

Taxes $19,649 (includes village taxes)

Time on the...

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