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Sayville Victorian home boasts two historic guesthouses

This Sayville Victorian, listed for $679,000 in August

This Sayville Victorian doesn’t come with just one but two guesthouses. The 112-by-210-foot property is listed for $679,000.

Casa Azur, the blue guesthouse, was brought over fully intact around 1930 from Fire Island and once was used as a business office for the original owners.

The second guesthouse, known as the Brown House, was built in 1928 for the original owner’s mother....

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Why you should buy their home in Greenport

John Knabbe stands in the living area of

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SELLERS. John and Mary Knabbe

ADDRESS. 675 Green Hill Lane, Greenport

ASKING PRICE. $729,000

THE COMPETITION. A five-bedroom, 1-1/2-bath home on First Street is on the market for $885,000.

RECENT SALE IN THE AREA. A two-bedroom home in the community sold for $268,000 in May.

TAXES. $7,680 

TIME ON THE MARKET. Since March

LISTING AGENT. Erich Knabbe,...

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Rich Cribs: Sands Point listing boasts unusual bells and whistles

A Sands Point home listed for $6.386 million

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A Sands Point home listed for $6.386 million comes with some unusual bells and whistles.

The pool area contains not only an all-weather flat-screen television but a pool house with its own bedroom and bathroom. The pool itself contains fountains that light up at night and can be programmed to spray to different rhythms and at various speeds.

A studio contains heat panels on the ceiling,...

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Islip listing once belonged to 'Little King of Suffolk County'

This quaint Islip home, listed for $299,000 in

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Built in 1926 on a large parcel of land once owned by the so-called “Little King of Suffolk County,” this quaint Islip home, listed for $299,000, is bursting with character and old-fashioned charm. It is a few blocks from the former home of William Kingsland Macy, who earned the “King” nickname after a long and storied political career.

This two-bedroom, one-bathroom Colonial, featured on...

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News 12 clip: See Bobby Nystrom's Oyster Bay Cove house, and more

Bobby Nystrom's Oyster Bay Cove home on Berry

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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 high-end homes on the market.

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.

OYSTER BAY COVE PROPERTY:

Karyn Rotter, Shawn Elliott Luxury Homes...

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Ex-Islander Bobby Nystrom finds buyer for Oyster Bay Cove house

Bobby Nystrom's Oyster Bay Cove home is a

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It may not be as momentous as winning the Stanley Cup, but former Islander Bobby Nystrom just scored a big goal in the real estate game: His Oyster Bay Cove home recently went into contract, according to real estate records.

The five-bedroom, five-bathroom shingled Colonial is listed for $1.65 million. The 1954 house has been "completely redone," the real estate listing says. Newer...

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Rich Cribs: Antonio 'L.A.' Reid's Sagaponack estate asks $18.995M

Epic Records' Chairman and CEO Antonio "L.A." Reid

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Didn't snag an invitation to Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon's 2008 wedding reception? The place where the bash took place -- music mogul Antonio "L.A." Reid's Sagaponack estate -- is now on the market for $18.995 million. Reid, the chairman and chief executive of Epic Records and a former "X Factor" judge, bought the south-of-the-highway property in 2006. It is listed with Linda...

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Merrick Colonial boasts 'unbelievable' full-floor master suite

The master suite of this six-bedroom Colonial in

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There’s plenty of room to spread out in this six-bedroom Merrick Colonial, especially in the master suite — which takes up the entire top floor. The 700-square-foot space, renovated seven years ago, has vaulted ceilings, oak floors and plenty of luxurious amenities, including built-in speakers and Surround Sound, a gas fireplace and steps leading up to separate his and hers walk-in closets, both...

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News 12 clip: Pat LaFontaine's 'Rink of Dreams,' and more

Hockey legend Pat LaFontaine's Lloyd Neck homeThe LaFontaines

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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 high-end homes on the market.

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.

SAGAPONACK PROPERTY:

Kathleen Zappola, Strough Associates, 631-725-2626

LLOYD...

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Why you should buy her home in Port Washington

Bonnie Young, pictured in her bedroom with her

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SELLERS. Bonnie Young

ADDRESS. 1578 Middle Neck Rd., Port Washington

ASKING PRICE. $849,000

THE COMPETITION. A splanch on Sandy Court is listed for $749,000.

RECENT SALE IN THE AREA. An expanded ranch on Highfield Avenue sold May 24 for $707,500.

TAXES. $13,532

TIME ON THE MARKET. Since mid-June

LISTING AGENT. Debra O’Brien, Harding Real Estate, Port Washington,...

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