Real LI

Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island

'Wolf of Wall Street' architect renovated Sands Point home

This Sands Point home, on the market for

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This Sands Point home, on the market for $4.95 million, was built in 1913 and renovated in 1986 by famed architect Myron Goldfinger. (One of his Long Island designs was featured in a party scene in “The Wolf of Wall Street.”)

The house overlooks Long Island Sound in the back and Manhasset Bay in the front; the home and its 10 rooms face the water. There’s a one-bedroom guest cottage with an...

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$3.65M Atlantic Beach house with 3 kitchens

This renovated 1926 home overlooking Reynolds Channel in

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This renovated 1926 house overlooking Reynolds Channel in Atlantic Beach listed for $3.65 million takes full advantage of its waterfront location. Seller Joe Iorio, a builder, says the home was constructed before a law went into effect mandating that owners build on only 38 percent of the property.

“It’s a house that can’t be rebuilt, that’s for sure,” Iorio says.

The property includes...

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J.Crew chief selling Wainscott home for $26.5M

The head of J Crew is selling his

(Credit: Douglas Elliman Real Estate / Aleksandra S. Saland)

The head of J.Crew is selling his waterfront Hamptons property with views of Wainscott Pond for $26.5 million.

The 3,500-square-foot Wainscott home is on 2.3 acres with 315 feet of frontage, says Paul Brennan of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, who is co-listing the home.

It belongs to Mickey Drexler, the clothing chain’s chairman and chief executive.The location is “one of the most painted...

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Old Westbury mansion reminiscent of a Newport castle

An Old Westbury mansion built by Thomas Hastings,

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An Old Westbury mansion built by Thomas Hastings — the architect for the New York Public Library — is on the market for $9.49 million.

Hastings was the original owner of the 1913 home, says Dalia Elison, listing agent for the house with Douglas Elliman Real Estate.

The 10-bedroom home contains original murals, including one depicting a sky on a ceiling of the breakfast room, Elison says,...

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News 12: See 3 luxe North Shore homes

This property on Sunset Lane in Oyster Bay

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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 Stone Grissom and Lea Tyrrell on a tour of three luxe 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,...

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News 12: See J. Crew chief's Wainscott home, and more

This Wainscott property is listed for $26.5 million.

(Credit: Douglas Elliman Real Estate / Alex Ferrone)

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 Stone Grissom and Lea Tyrrell on a tour of three luxe 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,...

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Open house watch: See 7 Bohemia homes this weekend

This house at 1453 Pine Ave., Bohemia, is

(Credit: Douglas Elliman Real Estate)

This five-bedroom, 3½-bathroom contemporary style house on Pine Avenue in Bohemia is on the market for $599,000. “The homeowner custom-built the home ... It really is a great house and is turnkey — someone can just move in,” says listing agent Lisa Hendrickson of Douglas Elliman Real Estate (631-589-8500). The master bedroom has an attached bathroom and two closets. The home features an updated...

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Preserve surrounds historic Wading River Colonial

An 1800s Colonial in Wading River that is

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An 1800s Wading River Colonial, surrounded by the Edward J. & Dorothy C. Kempf Preserve, is on the market for $995,000.

“Being surrounded by the preserve is great because you can’t see or hear anything,” says Katharine Rosser, of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, who is the listing agent for the house and the daughter of the current homeowner. “There are trails in there that you can walk through....

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Oakdale carriage house comes with history

A four-bedroom Colonial that was once a carriage

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The 1890 carriage house of the Christopher Rhinelander Robert II estate in Oakdale is on the market for $549,000.

The carriage house, which is now a single-family Colonial with four bedrooms and three bathrooms, retains many original features, says listing agent Dawn DeGirolamo of Douglas Elliman Real Estate. These include the troughs, the staircase and the kitchen windows.

Robert was...

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News 12: See the Entenmann properties, and more

Pictured here is a nearly 7-acre compound for

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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 Antoinette Biordi on a tour of four luxe 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.

ENTENMANN...

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