Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island
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Sellers: Susan Schuler and Curt Stork
Address: 17 Beachfern Rd., Center Moriches
Asking price: $474,900
The basics: A four-bedroom, three-bath expanded ranch on a private, wooded .63-acre lot
The competition: A four-bedroom, 3½-bath expanded ranch on Orchard Neck Road is listed for $499,900.
Recent sale in the area: A two-bedroom ranch on the same street sold Dec. 23...Read more »
A 12,000-square-foot ultracontemporary home in Sagaponack on more than 3 acres was recently listed for $22.995 million.
Builder Jay Bialsky teamed up with Sag Harbor architect Val Florio and interior-design firm Grade NYC to develop the "trendsetting" home. Highlights include a dramatic two-story great room with full-length bay windows and a fireplace of Basaltina lava stone and black marble,...Read more »
This antique in Levittown is definitely not a Levitt house. The four-bedroom, two-bathroom Colonial was built around 1870, a good 75 years before the post-World War II suburb was created. It is listed for $368,000.
Not much is known about the history of the house, which sits on a 98-by-193-foot property and has a large enclosed front porch and cellar doors. There are hardwood floors as well...Read more »
While most vintage North Fork homes are on busy Route 25, this 1840 farmhouse in Mattituck on the market for $799,000 is a little off the beaten path, set on a grassy slope and encircled by three wooded acres. A small pond completes the bucolic picture. The house on Cox Neck Road (named for the home’s original owner, Luther Cox) is a short bike ride to Breakwater Beach and Mattituck’s village center.
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A $12.995 million Upper Brookville estate will appear Saturday night in a segment of CNBC’s “Secret Lives of the Super Rich.”
The show, which starts at 8 p.m., features listing agent Maria Babaev of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, who will take host Robert Frank on a tour of a Chestnut Hill manse where one can swim indoors, bowl or catch a movie. Viewers will also learn what Babaev’s favorite...Read more »
Newsday LI Home editor Valerie Kellogg appeared on News 12 Long Island Tuesday night, as she does every Tuesday night around 7:15, to talk about high-end Long Island homes.
This week she took News 12's Ted David on a tour of the homes. Here's the clip, in case you missed it, with a list of the agents representing each of the properties. To see past segments, click here.
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The dual entry gates leading to this triple gabled, south-of-Montauk-Highway Bridgehampton mansion make quite a statement, but it’s what’s on the inside that will provide a “wow” factor. The newly built shingle-style home, which just hit the market for $14.495 million, is the site of this year’s Hampton Designer Showhouse, an annual fundraising event for Southampton Hospital that begins July 20.
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Recently reduced in price, this four-bedroom, 2 1/2-bathroom split-level on Warren Lane in Jericho is listed for $798,000. The first level has a bedroom that could be used as a den, as well as a family room with a fireplace and a half-bath. The second level has an eat-in-kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and granite countertops, a formal dining room and a formal living room with a skylight....Read more »
SELLERS. Jadwiga and Paul Jedrys
ADDRESS. 14 Huckleberry Hill Rd., Aquebogue
ASKING PRICE. $439,000
THE BASICS. A three-bedroom, 3½-bath Colonial on a .95-acre lot.
THE COMPETITION. A three-bedroom, 2½-bath ranch on Church Lane is listed for $429,000.
RECENT SALE IN THE AREA. A ranch on Ida Lane sold Jan. 23 for $300,000.TAXES. $11,434
TIME ON THE MARKET. On and...Read more »
It’s hard to imagine that at one time this updated house in Roslyn Harbor was without plumbing. But then again, it is more than 200 years old.
Believed to have been built in 1799, the original two-story house had a living room, a study, a kitchen, a dining room and three bedrooms, says Rachel Axinn, of Buyers Elite Realty, who is marketing the now 11-room house for $1.785 million.
The...Read more »