Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island
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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.
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A waterfront property for sale in Lloyd Harbor features a granite and limestone mansion in the shape of an X, like the spot on a map marking the treasure. Why? To take advantage of the views and the natural light, says Nikki Sturges, listing agent with Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty.
The asking price is $12 million.
Each section of the X offers three walls with a mix of large...Read more »
A Sayville home on the market is perfect for someone with a green thumb. The back of the property, listed with an asking price between $299,000 and $305,000, is filled with planting beds. The owner sells plants out front in an operation based on the honor system.
“If someone wanted to buy the house and continue it, the setup he has here is amazing,” says listing agent Irene Renna of Keller...Read more »
This Sea Cliff Victorian’s most notable feature is also the first one you see as you turn into the drive: a porte cochere. A covered porch sits atop a pass-through for horse and carriage, where occupants could alight, protected from the weather.
The porch originally was designed for sleeping in the warm weather. Now, the house, listed for $1.499 million, has central air-conditioning, and the...Read more »