Real LI

Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island

'Money Pit' home comes on the market for $12.5M

As the star in the 1986 movie, "The

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It may not be a money pit, but the Lattingtown mansion used in the 1986 Tom Hanks movie about a fixer-upper may set someone back $12.5 million. The eight-bedroom house, built in 1898 on 5.5 acres, just hit the market and luckily doesn’t need any renovations. The current homeowners did all the work after buying the home in 2002. 

Eric Ridder of the Knight-Ridder newspaper family owned...

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Staircase at Oyster Bay Cove house leads to the wine

The brick-walled tasting room at the Oyster Bay

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It’s easy to grab a glass of wine after work in this Oyster Bay Cove mansion, on the market for $5.495 million. A winding staircase spans three floors and leads from an upstairs office down to the library, and then farther down to a brick-walled tasting room and climate-controlled wine cellar that holds 2,000 bottles.

The rest of the seven-bedroom, 9½-bathroom home, built in 1997, has many...

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News 12: Sagaponack's $26.5M home, and more

This unusual Sagaponack home is listed for $26.5

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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 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.

SAGAPONACK...

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Cornelia Guest sells Old Westbury's Templeton

Templeton, the Old Westbury estate owned by the

After two years, Cornelia Guest has sold her family’s fabled Old Westbury estate for $5.8 million, but she is unsure of the fate of the property that has hosted royalty, U.S. presidents and hordes of celebrities.

Guest closed on the sale of the 29-room home where she grew up last week. Responding to word that Templeton is going to be torn down, Guest tells Newsday that she has no idea what...

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News 12: An Oyster Bay Cove that's all about the wine, and more

The brick-walled tasting room at the 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 three high-end homes on the market that are located on the North Fork.

This week she took News 12's Stone Grissom 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...

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News 12: Luxe homes with a few extras

This Old Brookville home listed for $3.15 million

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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 three high-end homes on the market that come with a few extras.

This week she took News 12's Antoinette Biordi 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...

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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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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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News 12 clip: Lloyd Harbor's historic Fort Hill, and more

This historic Lloyd Neck home is on the

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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:

LLOYD NECK PROPERTY:

Lisa...

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