| Gold Coast Markets by School District
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 LuxuryLongIsland.com 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.
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