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Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island

Take the Rich Cribs quiz: What home is priciest?

The breakfast room of this Shelter Island home

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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 three high-end homes on the market. This week she quizzed anchor Stone Grissom 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...

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'Royal Pains' house in Sands Point for sale

This Sands Point house was used as a

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“Royal Pains,” the USA Network TV series about a concierge doctor in the Hamptons, has been filmed at a variety of Long Island locations, including a home in Sands Point now on the market for $2.58 million.

The Southern Colonial-style house appeared in the fifth episode, “Vertigo,” and the season finale, “Bones to Pick,” in the 2013 season, says Lynn Weiss, director of communications at NBCUniversal,...

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Bissett home in Mattituck finally sells

This 37-acre Mattituck estate with a 14,000-square-foot house

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A 14,000-square-foot Mattituck home on 37 acres recently sold for $4 million.

Listing agent Sheri Clarry of The Corcoran Group, who also brought the buyer to the deal, says the acreage and the amenities, which include a 20-stall horse barn with an indoor riding arena, made it an attractive buy. The house has six bedrooms and 7½ bathrooms and indoor and outdoor pools. It’s a short walk to the...

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News 12: New Gold Coast homes for sale

This estate in Brookville is on the market

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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. This week she talked to anchor Les Tyrrell about newly constructed homes on the North Shore.

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...

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$4.5M East Moriches peninsula tip comes with its own island

This East Moriches property on Tuthill Point is

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The tip of an East Moriches peninsula, along with a deeded one-acre island known for duck-hunting and seal-spotting, is on the market for $4.5 million.

Mark Shuster of Hampton Estates Realty LLC, the listing agent, says the best feature of the eight-acre estate on Tuthill Point is the location. “The value is more in the land than the structures, but they’re all very well kept,” he says.

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2 places where Babe Ruth summered on Shelter Island

A waterfront Tudor estate on two acres in

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Two Shelter Island properties on the market are rumored to have unique histories.

The first, a waterfront Tudor estate on two acres in the Westmoreland section, reportedly was built around 1900 for then-President William McKinley and his mistress. The six-bedroom house was named Primrose and was recently listed for $2.9 million.

There’s no documentation to support that the house was...

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A bit of Tuscany in $1.25M Long Beach house

This historic Long Beach home, in the style

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A Long Beach home built in the style of a Tuscan villa is eye-catching both inside and out. Completed around 1920, it is on the market for $1.25 million.

Seller Xavier Ceniceros painted the stucco exterior of the mansion baby blue after he and his family moved in seven years ago. If the curb appeal with a full-width front veranda isn’t enough, the entry hall also is impressive, with 20-foot...

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Rich Cribs: Sagaponack estate goes for $21M

A newly constructed Sagaponack mansion on four acres

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A newly constructed Sagaponack mansion on four acres recently sold for $21 million, says the agent who listed the property.

The sale of the nine-bedroom house, which has 10 full bathrooms and three half-bathrooms, recently closed, says broker Diane Saatchi of Saunders & Associates. Saatchi co-listed the property with Terry Cohen.

Billed as the “ultimate Sagaponack estate,” the shingle-style...

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News 12: Carlos Beltran sells Sands Point home, and more

70 Old House Lane, Sands Point, NY .

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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. This week she focused on some of Long Island's most exclusive properties.

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:

SANDS POINT PROPERTY:

Nicholas...

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Historic Brookville mansion sells for $9M

After going on and off the market over

(Credit: Shawn Elliott Luxury Homes & Estates)

After going on and off the market over the past few years, the historic Harris estate in Brookville has found a buyer. The sale of the 1929 manor house, designed by architect Roger Bullard, recently closed for $9 million.

The 31.56-acre property, which includes a gatehouse, a greenhouse, a pool and a tennis court, had been listed with Andrea Jablow of Shawn Elliott Luxury Homes & Estates...

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