Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island
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Newsday's LI Home editor Valerie Kellogg appeared on News 12 Long Island Tuesday night, as she does every Tuesday around 7:15 p.m., to talk about high-end 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:
OLD WESTBURY HOME:
Aileen Murstein (516- 317-6007) and Malcolm Kastin (516-236-2280),...Read more »
Here’s a rare opportunity to own multiple Hamptons dwellings with one transaction -- four houses on one lot in Westhampton, for $1.395 million.
“There’s a four-bedroom, a three-bedroom and two two-bedroom homes, with a total of nine full bathrooms,” says listing agent Craig Amodemo of Hampton Estates.
There are a total of 24 rooms, and the homes were built in 1991, according to the listing.
The...Read more »
A contemporary home in Brookville, on the market for $4.388 million, is tuned for sound and music. The current owners dubbed the property Birdsong for the nightly chorus of birds heard around the lush two-acre landscape, says Jyll Kata, listing agent with Patricia Santella of Douglas Elliman Real Estate.
Inside, sounds of water emanate from a waterfall wall between the great room and the large...Read more »
A house in the Village of Munsey Park that was designed and built by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1933 is under contract. It is listed for $1.25 million with Ann Lynch of Spruce Realty Co.
“It has all the amenities of the years gone by,” says Sara Rubio, whose late mother owned the home. “There was a bell under the dining room table so the help would know when they needed to be served,...Read more »
A 600-square-foot modern beach house in Amagansett, on the market for $1.795 million, is the smallest that architect Paul Masi says he has ever built.
The property was bought by the owners in the 1960s, however they only started developing the land 10 years ago, says Masi. He says it took them almost that long to arrange a permit for construction, and they had to build small due to restrictions...Read more »
Though built just 14 years ago, this Lloyd Neck Colonial on the market for $1.878 million could easily pass for a house that was original to the 3,500-acre Gilbert G. Colgate estate on which it sits.
Elements that suggest this authenticity include the long driveway, the stone and cedar construction and the old tree in the backyard that has no branches on one side because at one time cows used...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 three high-end homes on the market.
This week she quizzed anchor Lea Tyrrell on which house of the three commands the highest asking price. Here's the clip, in case you missed it, with a list of the agents representing each of the properties. To see...Read more »
LuAnn de Lesseps, one of the stars of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of New York City," recently bought a waterfront home in Sag Harbor, according to real estate records.
De Lesseps, whose reality TV show premiered its sixth season this week, paid $3.1 million for the 1835 waterfront home, reports Long Island Profiles, a Brightwaters-based real estate data gatherer. It had been listed for $2.65...Read more »
What was better than owning a snowblower this winter? Having a heated driveway, walkway and stoop to melt snow, like those at one Massapequa property, on the market for $1.099 million.
The system operates with a flip of a switch, says Yolanda Montefusco of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, who with Pat Griesmeyer is marketing the home. It can be activated before snowfall to preheat surfaces or...Read more »
The party is just waiting to happen at a Colonial-style home in Brookville on the market for $2.7 million. The owner, who constructed pubs in Ireland for a living, has built several specialty rooms in the lower level of the house.
There is great attention to detail, says Christina Porter, listing agent with Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty. Intricate woodwork along with a bit of...Read more »