The area was originally named Smithville because of the population of residents named Smith; it became North Bellmore in 1920.
1850 home in Oyster Bay Cove lists for $1.89M
Originally part of a 60-acre horse farm that was subdivided, the home served as an estate owned by the prominent Van Wyck family, the agent says.
LI vintage homes have a timeless appeal
Most of the older homes are typically farmhouses and Colonial Federalist styles that date back to the 1700s.
Westhampton waterfront house comes with boat
Facing west, the home with a private cul-de-sac has views of the sunset and wildlife on a protected canal.
Hewlett Bay Park waterfront ranch lists for $4.995M
In addition to a fountain, the resort-like property has a pool area with a separate hot tub, a sitting area, a tennis court, and a sports court.
Postmodern house in Quogue on the market for $1.799M
The full basement has a Board of Health Approval for two additional bedrooms and one bathroom.
Quick winter organizing ideas to get you to spring
While there's still time left on Old Man Winter's calendar, why not work on getting your cold-weather gear organized?
Southold waterfront cottage lists for $799,000
Located in an old vacation community, the house overlooks preserved land.
East Quogue proud of its small-town charm
"If you got stuck on a road, an East Quogue resident would stop, pick you up, and drive you to the garage," says Al Algieri, president of the civic association.
RVC Colonial brick house listed for $949,000
The 2,572-square-foot home, now under contract, boasts four big bedrooms and can host large gatherings.
Finding Tiny Town: Area's historic homes feeling the effects of time
At one point, there were 60 homes of doll-sized proportions in North Merrick. Residents say perhaps a half-dozen original ones remain, although they have been altered. The rest were torn down and replaced with larger residences.