Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island
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A 2005 Colonial in the Village of Asharoken is on the market for $5.5 million. It not only offers 150 feet of waterfront on Northport Bay but also has a design similar to a “top-tier Manhattan apartment,” said Risa Ziegler, listing agent with Jyll Kata of Douglas Elliman Real Estate.
This three-story, 7,000-square-foot home has an open layout on the first level with the living room, dining...Read more »
History is just a short walk away from this white ranch house in Cove Neck, which is across the street from Sagamore Hill, also known as President Theodore Roosevelt’s summer White House. It on the market for $1.575 million.
The house, built in 1966, is on 4.5 acres next to land that is part of the Sagamore Hill National Historic Site and has been preserved. Roosevelt, the 26th president,...Read more »
Modular apartment buildings just might be the next big real estate trend to hit the region. New York City’s first prefabricated building, the Stack, a 28-unit, six-story apartment building in the Inwood section, recently went up -- and now Nassau County has its first.
Village Lofts, a modular 29-unit residential rental complex on Front Street in Hempstead is slated for occupancy in early October.
The...Read more »
CitiMortgage representatives will meet with homeowners this weekend in Hauppauge to discuss mortgage modifications, refinancing and other potential help for those in distress.
The one-on-one consultations will take place on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Upsky Long Island Hotel at 110 Motor Pkwy.
Homeowners should bring their mortgage account number; pay stubs for the last 60...Read more »
This property in Port Jefferson Station has some local history attached -- literally.
On the market for $575,000, the nearly 2-acre property includes a three-bedroom ranch, as well as a popular farm stand that has been operating for 50 years. Originally known as Scappy’s, the farm stand is currently rented out to Davis Peach Farm, which sells local produce, fruit pies and plants. There are...Read more »
This Sagaponack home has plenty of architectural pedigree. It was designed by Charles Forberg, who also built the LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton and is son-in-law of German architect Walter Gropius, founder of the Bauhaus school.
It is on the market for $4.995 million.
Listing agent Michael Schultz of The Corcoran Group considers the house, built in 1994, a precursor to the...Read more »
Newsday's 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 homes on the market.
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.
ROCKVILLE CENTRE PROPERTY:
Steve Rainone, Netter Real Estate, 631-661-...Read more »
This Syosset manor house was built as a summer home in 1913 by August Belmont IV, member of the prominent horse racing family and the grandson of the founder of Belmont Park. Belmont, an investment banker, also owned several Belmont Stakes winners, a race named in honor of his great-grandfather. The house is on the market for $1.799 million (click here for more photos).
The seven-bedroom,...Read more »
This Rockville Centre Tudor is no typical Levitt house. The 1930 structure, with its dual brick turrets, was built and owned by William Levitt.
Years before he created post-World War II suburbia in Levittown, Levitt, along with his father and brother, built the upscale Strathmore development in Rockville Centre. William lived in this home, which is listed with Steven Rainone of Netter Real...Read more »
SELLER. Mike Mannix
ADDRESS. 13 Covert St., Port Washington
ASKING PRICE. $799,650
THE COMPETITION. A three-bedroom Colonial on Willowdale is on the market for $645,000.
RECENT SALE IN THE AREA. A Victorian on Second Avenue sold Aug. 30 for $630,000.
TIME ON THE MARKET. Since June 28
LISTING AGENT. Debra O’Brien, Harding Real Estate, Port...Read more »