Rear view of house on Long Island that received highest bid of just over $1 million at an auction on Sunday. (Source: Sheldon Good & Co.)
Despite strong early interest, two distinctive suburban properties in separate auctions suffered little competition among bidders on Sunday.
Only two of four registered bidders raised their hands in the auction of a 3,988-sf residence designed by architect Norman Jaffe in the Laurel Hollow village of Oyster Bay on Long Island’s North Shore
At the Mark Hotel on the Upper East Side, the house was gaveled down after receiving a mere three bids — a $1 million minimum opener, then $1.010 million and finally Continue reading
1880 restored Victorian on 2.84 acres north of Manhattan in Armonk. It has heated pool and carriage house. (Source: Sheldon Good & Co.)
Update: The Armonk and Laurel Hollow auction date has been changed to Nov. 18, apparently because of Sandy. Ditto for the Pierson Lakes sale, to be conducted in early December at a date to be determined.
Impressive-looking houses in the New York State communities of Armonk, Laurel Hollow and Sterlington are scheduled to go on the auction block next month.
Besides the 3,884-sf Armonk property shown above, also to be sold are a 3,988-sf residence designed by architect Norman Jaffe in the Laurel Hollow village of Oyster Bay on Long Island’s North Shore and a 10,000-sf model home in the Pierson Lakes community of Rockland County’s Sterlington.
Model home to be auctioned in Sterlington, said to be “inspired” by 17th century New England architecture. (Source: Madison Hawk)
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