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Gold Coast Review
Luxury Trends - Travel
Market Watch Quick Link
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Major Price Improvement!
Old Westbury
Charming English Colonial
Old Wagon Lane
 A most charming classic English Colonial masterpiece surrounded by 4 sprawling estate like acres located in the heart of Long Island's famed Gold Coast. Recent price improvements on this gorgeous estate make the opportunity to own a heavenly slice of Old Westbury an absolute reality. Take advantage of the $3,975,000 selling price. 
Old Westbury
Classic Hampton ValleyStyle Home
Fall 2011 Newsletter Market Review
Welcome to Fall 2011!  We are pleased to share market news and other interesting information from around our beautiful Gold Coast.  To stay on top of the latest news, visit our website and fanpage for more recent happenings, real estate updates and local events.  We'd appreciate your feedback so don't hesitate to email me your comments or ideas on what you'd like to read about in future mailings.  Enjoy!
 Gold Coast Markets by School DistrictOld Westbury Gardens

At the close of the third quarter 2011, the economic recovery remains unclear.  While the prolonged housing market continues to exasperate, we continue to closely monitor the trends in our hyperlocal Gold Coast Communities. 


The towns and villages we are reporting on encompass Brookville, Centre Island, Lattingtown, Laurel Hollow, Matinecock, Mill Neck, Muttontown, Old Brookville, Old Westbury, Oyster Bay Cove, and Upper Brookville. We are offering summary results by school district for the period ending September 30, 2011 rather than by town since a primary factor in home search is the school district.  (read more)

This is still a wonderful time to purchase residential real estate on the North Shore of Long Island.  In the past few months, we have had the pleasure of generating significant market activity as we list new properties, bring others to contract and still more to the closing table. What I am particularly proud to report is that the wide net cast by the traditional and social networking marketing efforts of the team, has produced significant results for both my sellers and purchasers.  Through aggressive marketing, price improvements on existing homes and continuously working my personal and professional spheres, we were able to make these transactions happen. 

Luxury Trends
St Regis Hotel Florence Italy Fall Travel at its finest... searching for ambiance, cultural enrichment and a taste of history, then visit the newest gem in the Starwood Hotels & Resorts Crown.  Opening under the Starwood Hotel's Luxury Collection brand is the first St. Regis Hotel debuting in Florence, Italy. Following a meticulous restoration of the Grand Hotel Florence - originally designed in 1432 by Filippo Brunelleschi, architect of the Duomo Sainta Maria del Fiore - the hotel re-emerges as a St. Regis brand flagship offering a new dimension in luxury for the region  (read more)
On The Horizon
More excitement awaits us in the coming months as we edge towards the holiday season and the close of 2011.  Watch for our Million Dollar Market Report in the next edition of's enewsletter. 
Maria Babaev

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All information furnished regarding property for sale, rental, or financing is from sources deemed reliable. No representation is made as to the accuracy thereof and it is submitted subject to errors, omissions, change of price, rental, commission or other conditions, prior sale, lease or financing or withdrawal without notice. If your home is currently listed with another broker, this is not a solicitation of that listing. Above created from information on file with MLS or other third party source for the period 01/01/2011 through 9/30/32011.