Tag Archives: cedar-shingled

Hamptons Under 500K

[Photos via Hamptons Online] _________________________________________________________________________ IS IT POSSIBLE? YES, IT’S POSSIBLE. This past week, the website Hamptons.com canvassed the listings in the under $500,000 bracket. Of the 23 properties they came up with (a few mobile homes among them), eight … Continue reading

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1880s Farmhouse in Springs 750K

IF I COULD FLIP the postwar cottage I’ve owned for three whole months now, and buy something like this cedar-shingled 1884 farmhouse , I would. That would be premature, but it’s much closer to what I originally set out to … Continue reading

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FSBO: 1929 Cottage in Springs 600K

I CANNOT RESIST a ‘House for Sale by Owner’ sign, especially when it’s an older cedar-shingled cottage on Old Stone Highway, one of my favorite roads around here. Even though I just bought a house two short months ago, I … Continue reading

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Approved! The Latest on Springs

BACK IN DECEMBER, I started this blog with a post about my search for the ‘perfect’ beach (or country) cottage, and took you along on some of my house-hunting forays to the North Fork and Hudson Valley. In January, I … Continue reading

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