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News 12: Go inside celebrity homes

Billy Joel is trying to sell this Sagaponack

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.

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Former Madeleine Albright home in Upper Brookville for sale

Madeleine Albright, the first woman to be U.S.

(Credit: Douglas Elliman Real Estate)

Madeleine Albright, the first female Secretary of State who served President Bill Clinton, called this Upper Brookville mansion home starting in the 1960s. The seven-bedroom home was recently listed for $2.998 million.

Albright, 77, was married to Joseph Medill Patterson Albright, whose aunt, Alicia Patterson, founded Newsday in 1940. He also helped run Newsday after his aunt died in 1963.

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Kardashian sisters rent Hamptons home, report says

Kourtney and Khloe Kardashian have rented a 9,000-square-foot

(Credit: John Roca)

Kourtney and Khloé Kardashian have rented a waterfront 9,000-square-foot mansion in North Sea for the summer, said sources with knowledge of the deal.

The sisters, who raised the ire of locals when word got out that they had rented a space in Southampton Village for their DASH boutique, will presumably be filming part of their new E! show, "Kourtney & Khloé Take the Hamptons," in the five-bedroom,...

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Source: Comedian Louis C.K. buys Shelter Island home

Comedian Louis C.K. recently purchased this Westmoreland Drive

(Credit: Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty)

Comedian Louis C.K. has joked that if he had $85 billion he would “buy every baseball team and make them all wear dresses.” While he hasn’t gone that far, C.K. has purchased a Tudor-style home on Shelter Island that once hosted baseball legend Babe Ruth, says a source close to the deal.

C.K. closed on the 2-acre waterfront estate on May 20 for $2.44 million, says the source. The home had originally...

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Quiogue house has views for miles

The second-floor master bedroom of the Quiogue home

(Credit: Douglas Elliman Real Estate)

A house on Quiogue that was once home to the late Richard Clurman, former head of Time-Life News Service and an editorial director at Newsday, is on the market for $3.5 million.

Clurman was one of several media and literary celebrities linked to the community, including CNN television anchor Anderson Cooper and Budd Schulberg, the Academy Award-winning screenplay writer of “On the Waterfront.”...

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Rent Paris Hilton's family's Hamptons pad this summer

Paris Hilton's family owns this Water Mill estate,

(Credit: The Corcoran Group)

While there are no Hilton hotels in the Hamptons, you can rent a Hilton house in the Hamptons this summer.

Back on the rental market this year is Rick and Kathy Hilton’s 10,500-square-foot home on 2.7 acres of land in Water Mill. (Those are Paris Hilton's parents.) With 10 bedrooms and 10½ newly renovated baths (which includes those on the lower level), the Gambrel home comes with the requisite...

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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

(Credit: Uli Seit)

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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Anderson Cooper puts other Hamptons home on rental market

Newsman Anderson Cooper is selling one house in

(Credit: Getty Images / Don Emmert)

On the heels of news that he is selling his Quiogue home, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper is now trying to rent out a second house he owns next door, a real estate listing and property records show.

Cooper is asking $165,000 for a stay at the English Country waterfront cottage from Memorial Day to Labor Day. For June, he’s asking $40,000; for July, $75,000; for August to Labor Day, $85,000. (See...

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Anderson Cooper selling one of his Quiogue homes

CNN news anchor Anderson Cooper just listed one

(Credit: Douglas Elliman Real Estate)

CNN news anchor Anderson Cooper just listed one of two waterfront homes he owns in Quiogue, according to the website marketing the property.

Cooper is asking $2.999 million for the 2.4-acre property, which has a pool. (You can see the house here.) It contains a 3,654-square-foot cottage built in 1946 with two fireplaces that's located on Aspatuck Creek. It has five bedrooms, five bathrooms...

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