Buying and selling real estate in the communities of Long Island
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It’s said that Lionel Barrymore slept here -- in the summer, anyway.
That’s what the sellers of this circa-1880 home on Three Sisters Lane in St. James, now on the market for $799,000, have been told.
Previous owners discovered artifacts in the house that might have belonged to Barrymore, actress Drew Barrymore’s granduncle. They included makeup and face powders. Whether he rented,...Read more »
Newsday's LI Home editor Valerie Kellogg appeared on News 12 Long Island Tuesday, as she does every Tuesday around 7:15 p.m., to talk about three high-end homes on the summer rental market. Here's the clip, in case you missed it, with a list below of the agents representing each of the properties. To see past segments, click here.
SAGAPONACK SOUTH HOUSE:
The Enzo Morabito Team, Douglas...Read more »
PATIOS ABOUND. Life too hectic? This East Islip Georgian Victorian will help slow the pace. On the market for $4.5 million, the 3.31-acre property has a waterfront view of Champlin Creek, three separate houses and a handlaid brick patio that brings the entire property together.
The patio feels like “something right out of Italy,” says listing agent Matthew Arnold of Netter Real Estate....Read more »
SELLER. Jean Marie Kempster
ADDRESS. 2480 Camp Mineola Rd., Mattituck
ASKING PRICE. $414,990
THE COMPETITION. A three-bedroom, two-bath ranch on Theresa Drive is on the market for $485,000.
RECENT SALE IN THE AREA. A three-bedroom, three-bath ranch on Old Salt Road sold in November for $640,000.
TIME ON THE MARKET. Since January.
LISTING AGENT....Read more »
Five of New York’s largest mortgage lenders are offering help this week with the release of superstorm Sandy insurance settlements.
Representatives from JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, CitiMortgage and Ocwen Loan Servicing are available at the state Department of Financial Services’ Disaster Assistance Centers through Saturday. In addition, representatives from Assurant will...Read more »