Massapequa, NY Real Estate News

By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Sales Statistics for the  week of  9/14/12 - 9/21/12 There are currently 350 Homes available for sale in Massapequa. To view these Massapequa Homes  For Sale Click Here.   This Week there were 8 Homes Sold in Massapequa  The Lowest Sold Price was $290,000.00  The Highest Sold Price was $745,000.00 The Median Sales Price Was $402,000.00 The Median Property Taxes were $10,526.00   Statistics FieldCountMean(Average)MedianModeLowHigh Listing Price 8 $478,209 $422,000 $319,997 $319,997 $749,000 Original Price 8 $521,193 $434,000 $329,777 $329,777 $949,000 Sold Price 8 $459,938 $402,000 $290,000 $290,000 $745,000 % Difference 8 4.01 2.25 0.5 0.5 9.4 Taxes 7 $11,853 $10,526 8659.07 8659.07 $21,047 Bedrooms 8 3.9 4 3 3 5 Baths 8 2.3 2 2 2 3 Days On Market 8 163 166 20 20 348 (Calcul...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Sales Statistics for the  week of  9/7/12 - 9/14/12 There are currently 344 Homes available for sale in Massapequa. To view these Massapequa Homes  For Sale Click Here.   This Week there were 14 Homes Sold in Massapequa  The Lowest Sold Price was $287,000.00  The Highest Sold Price was $538,000.00 The Median Sales Price Was $408,750.00 The Median Property Taxes were $9,708.00   Statistics FieldCountMean(Average)MedianModeLowHigh Listing Price 14 $425,206 $424,495 $439,000 $299,999 $549,990 Original Price 14 $443,427 $429,000 $321,000 $321,000 $580,000 Sold Price 14 $406,286 $408,750 $287,000 $287,000 $538,000 % Difference 14 4.48 4.55 6 0.8 9.1 Taxes 14 $10,125 $9,708 7337.53 7337.53 12566.87 Bedrooms 14 3.4 3 3 2 5 Baths 14 2 2 2 1 2.5 Days On Market 14 102 84 82 13 273 (Ca...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Real Estate Massapequa Sales Statistics for the  week of  8/31/12 - 9/07/12 There are currently 386 Homes available for sale in Massapequa. To view these Massapequa Homes  For Sale Click Here.   This Week there were 13 Homes Sold in Massapequa  The Lowest Sold Price was $247,500.00  The Highest Sold Price was $769,000.00 The Median Sales Price Was $420,000.00 The Median Property Taxes were $11,029.00   Statistics Field                            Count      Mean             (Average)         MedianMode       Low                  High Listing Price 13 $453,522 $429,000 $429,000 $289,999 $769,000 Original Price 13 $466,202 $445,000 $429,000 $310,000 $769,000 Sold Price 13 $431,256 $420,000 $247,500 $247,500 $769,000 % Difference 13 5.39 5.2 7.3 0 14.7 Taxes 12 $11,369 $11,029 90...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Real Estate Massapequa Sales Statistics for the  week of  8/24/12 - 8/31/12 There are currently 386 Homes available for sale in Massapequa. To view these Massapequa Homes  For Sale Click Here.   This Week there were 10 Homes Sold in Massapequa  The Lowest Sold Price was $330,000.00  The Highest Sold Price was $1,299,000.00  The Median Property Taxes were $10,423.00   Statistics FieldCountMean(Average)MedianModeLowHigh Listing Price 9 $524,656 $449,000 $339,000 $339,000 $1,299,000 Original Price 9 $565,111 $459,000 $339,000 $339,000 $1,473,000 Sold Price 0 n / a n / a n / a n / a n / a % Difference 9 0 0 0 0 0 Taxes 9 $12,686 $10,423 8610.15 8610.15 29108.33 Bedrooms 9 3.8 4 3 3 5 Baths 9 2.1 2 2 1 3.5 Days On Market 9 146 77 23 23 465 (Calculations are done excluding zero-va...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Real Estate Massapequa Sales Statistics for the  week of  8/17/12 - 8/24/12 There are currently 289 Homes available for sale in Massapequa. To view these Massapequa Homes  For Sale Click Here.   This Week there were 9 Homes Sold in Massapequa  The Lowest Sold Price was $260,000.00  The Highest Sold Price was $790,000.00  The Median Property Taxes were $10,195.00   Statistics FieldCountMean(Average)MedianModeLowHigh Listing Price 9 $415,664 $369,999 $369,000 $260,000 $790,000 Original Price 9 $425,000 $379,999 $260,000 $260,000 $809,000 Sold Price 0 n / a n / a n / a n / a n / a % Difference 9 0 0 0 0 0 Taxes 9 $11,399 $10,195 8592.22 8592.22 19087.35 Bedrooms 9 3.9 4 3 3 5 Baths 9 1.8 2 2 1 2.5 Days On Market 9 111 139 30 30 184 (Calculations are done excluding zero-values e...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa, NY - Re/Max Wittney Estate Open Houses Sunday - 8/19/12 - 1-3 PM   200 Alhambra Road, Massapequa, NY Stately Waterfront Colonial With 4 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, Den/Office, Kitchen W/Granite Counter-tops And Breakfast Nook, Formal Dining Room, Living Room W/Fireplace & Stained Glass Feature. Master Bedroom W/Balcony Bath And Walk In Closet. Updates Include Roof, Windows, Wood Floors & Garage Doors. Backyard W/Deck & Water-view. Walk To Alhambra Beach & Preserve 313 Clearview Lane, Massapequa, NY Live The Harbour Green Lifestyle * Lovely Mid-block Center Hall Colonial * Features All Over-sized Rooms * New Cac * Updated Kitchen * Den W/Fireplace * Wood Floors * Perfect Layout For Entertaining * Finished Basement * 2 Car Garage * Beach Club & Marina * For more information please co...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Sales Statistics for the  week of  8/11/12 - 8/17/12 There are currently 289 Homes available for sale in Massapequa. To view these Massapequa Homes  For Sale Click Here.   This Week there were 6 Homes Sold in Massapequa  The Lowest Sold Price was $274,990.00  The Highest Sold Price was $599,000.00  The Median Property Taxes were $11,159.00    Statistics   FieldCount                             Mean               (Average)            Median               Low                 High Listing Price 6 $456,148 $467,000 $274,990 $274,990 $599,000 Original Price 6 $466,982 $494,500 $274,990 $274,990 $599,000 Sold Price 0 n / a n / a n / a n / a n / a % Difference 6 0 0 0 0 0 Taxes 6 $11,363 $11,159 $7,050 $7,050 15961.52 Bedrooms 6 4 4 4 3 5 Baths 6 2.4 2.5 2 1 3.5 Days On Market 6 89...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa, NY Home Under Contract This truly exceptional property located in the highly sought after "Nassau Shores" community for sale in Massapequa, N.Y. went to contract on 8/11/12 after a short 53 days on the market. The home was offered for sale on 6/19/2012 at an asking price of $649,000.00; and quickly reduced to $599,000.00.  When you are ready to put your home on the market you will want to do exactly what the owners of this lovely home did. You will want to contact Debra Pasquale of RE/MAX Wittney Estates. You can always count on her to get your home sold quickly and for top dollar. The property benefits from many tried and true family features. A well planed kitchen with granite counters and a spacious eating area. A fabulous Glass Sun-Room with a hot tub and a granite firep...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Sale Statistics for the  week of  7/6/12 - 7/13/12 There were 9 Homes Sold in Massapequa This Week The Median Price was $415,000.00 The Highest Price was $549,000.00 The Median Sales Price Difference was 3.3% The Median Property Taxes were $10,398.00 There are currently 378 Homes available for sale in Massapequa     Statistics FieldCountMean(Average)MedianModeLowHigh Listing Price 9 $415,332 $415,000 $308,000 $308,000 $549,990 Original Price 9 $424,332 $430,000 $308,000 $308,000 $559,990 Sold Price 9 $401,056 $400,000 $308,000 $308,000 $515,000 % Difference 9 3.2 3.3 0 0 6.4 Taxes 9 $11,038 $10,398 $8,405 $8,405 14695.63 Bedrooms 9 3.8 4 4 2 6 Baths 9 2.3 2 2 1.5 3.5 Days On Market 9 98 81 27 27 235 (Calculations are done excluding zero-values except for %Difference) Counts ...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
  Knowing what Massapequa home buyers want will help you sell your Massapequa home that much faster. We have been helping buyers buy homes in Massapequa since 1984.  With a great deal of confidence we can assure you that we at Wittney Estates are totally attuned to what today’s buyers are really looking for. There are a variety of buyers in today’s market; short sale buyers, foreclosures, and the investors that want the best possible deal.  The most common Massapequa buyer today is the first time buyer that wants a perfect home with little or no maintenance to be done after they move in. First-time homebuyers want a great deal but they don't want all the work that comes with it. A large percentage of First-time home-buyers think they're going to jump in on the foreclosure and short sale...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Sale Statistics for the  week of 6/30/12 - 7/6/12 There were 3 Homes Sold in Massapequa This Week The Median Price was $412,463.00 The Highest Price was $438,000.00 The Median Sales Price Difference was 3% The Median Property Taxes were $9,050.00 There are currently 374 Homes available for sale in Massapequa   Statistics   Listing Price 3 $412,463 $399,990 $399,399 $399,399 $438,000 Original Price 3 $416,466 $415,000 $399,399 $399,399 $435,000 Sold Price 3 $405,667 $405,000 $387,000 $387,000 $425,000 % Difference 3 1.63 3 -1.4 -1.4 3.3 Taxes 3 $10,215 $9,050 8700.54 8700.54 12894.85 Bedrooms 3 4.3 4 4 4 5 Baths 3 2.8 3 2 2 3.5 Days On Market 3 79 31 24 24 181 (Calculations are done excluding zero-values except for %Difference) Counts   Town Massapequa 1 Massapequa Park 2 Zip...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Home Sold For $312,000.00 by Re/Max Wittney Estates This Massapequa Home located on Jerusalem Ave. was sold by Remax Wittney Estates. This Massapequa Home was on the market for 131 days. It went to contract 4/26/12 and closed 6/21/12.  It was offered for $317,500.00 and sold for $312,000.00. The taxes were represented as $8,349.00. Mark Cohen the manager of Re/Max Wittney Estates since 1984 is to be given full credit for the sale of this home.   The house was built in 1950. The home is in the very popular Massapequa School District 23. The home had four bedrooms and  two baths and featured an eat-in kitchen. The basement was finished and the home had a full basement. The location of this Massapequa Home was enhanced by it's easy access to the Massapequa Preserve. There are cu...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Sale Statistics in Massapequa for the  week of 6/16/12 - 6/22/12 There were 4 Homes Sold in Massapequa This Week The Median Price was $376,000.00 The Highest Price was $1,499,000.00 The Median Sales Price Difference was 2.8% The Median Property Taxes were $9,359.00 There are currently 393 Homes available for sale in Massapequa Statistics   FieldCountMean(Average)MedianModeLowHigh Listing Price 4 $645,000 $376,000 $329,000 $329,000 $1,499,000 Original Price 4 $650,750 $387,500 $329,000 $329,000 $1,499,000 Sold Price 4 $625,125 $364,000 $322,500 $322,500 $1,450,000 % Difference 4 2.95 2.8 2 2 4.2 Taxes 4 $15,379 $9,359 $7,304 $7,304 $35,493 Bedrooms 4 3.5 3.5 3 3 4 Baths 4 2 1.75 1.5 1.5 3 Days On Market 4 89 81 37 37 158 (Calculations are done excluding zero-values except for %Differenc...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
MASSAPEQUA WATERFRONT $850,000.00   This pristine Massapequa Waterfront In Nassau Shores is guaranteed to delight the most discriminating buyer.  It sits on a 17,598  square foot lot with a 125 feet of  bulkhead just seconds from the Great South Bay. "An Enchanting Setting" This 2451 square foot Massapequa Waterfront home offers two levels of bright living space with a versatile floor plan plus a full finished basement as well as a two car garage.   Boating on the Great South Bay is very enjoyable. With easy access to Fire Island, Jones Beach and Tobay Beach, making it easy to have wonderful fun boating days or weekend boating trips. This Massapequa Waterfront affords your children the opportunity to attend the most desirable school district in the Massapequa area. This home is offered ...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
  Sale Statistics in Massapequa for the  week of 6/8/12 - 6/15/12 There were 7 Homes Sold in Massapequa This Week The Median Price was $389,990.00 The Highest Price was $429,000.00 The Median Sales Price Difference was 3.9% The Median Property Taxes were $9,827.00 There are currently 385 Homes available for sale in Massapequa Statistics FieldCountMean(Average)MedianModeLowHigh Listing Price 7 $386,711 $389,990 $297,000 $297,000 $429,000 Original Price 7 $389,710 $389,990 $303,990 $303,990 $437,000 Sold Price 7 $372,143 $385,000 $280,000 $280,000 $415,000 % Difference 7 3.91 3.9 1 1 7.5 Taxes 7 $9,938 $9,827 9207.39 9207.39 10795.3 Bedrooms 7 3.3 3 3 2 4 Baths 7 1.8 2 2 1 2 Days On Market 7 76 45 21 21 190 (Calculations are done excluding zero-values except for %Difference) Counts FieldV...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
MASSAPEQUA BAYFRONT To view this Massapequa Bayfront in detail click here. This pristine Massapequa Bayfront In Old Harbour Green is guaranteed to delight the most discriminating buyer.  It sits on a 21,792  square foot site on the  Great South Bay. "An Enchanting Setting" This 2526 square foot Massapequa Bayfront home is an entertainer's delight. It offers four bedrooms three full baths, tiered decking leading to an inviting in-ground pool, a private beach, and a cabana with a shower. The home has a three car garage and a basement.                       Boating on the Great South Bay is very enjoyable. With easy access to Fire Island, Jones Beach and Tobay Beach, making it easy to have wonderful fun boating days or weekend boating trips. This delightful Massapequa Bayfront affords your...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
Massapequa Homes Sold   In 2012 there were 86 homes sold in Massapequa. In 2011 during this same time period there were 80 homes sold in Massapequa.    The average time on the market is currently 86 days compared to 90 days in 2011.   The average sales price of a house this time last year in Massapequa was $447,556.00 with the average property taxes being $11,164.00. The average sales price of a house in Massapequa is currently $416,653.00 with the average property taxes being $10,989.00.   You will note that the average sales price of a house in Massapequa has declined by 7% from this time last year and during that same period property taxes dropped 1.6%.   All indication are that we are still in a declining market. The volume is up but the prices are down!   Here are three of our Mass...
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By Beth and Richard Witt, Long Island Cash Home Buyer 516-330-6940
(Long Island Cash Home Buyer)
MASSAPEQUA WATERFRONT This pristine Massapequa Waterfront Bar Harbor Colonial is guaranteed to delight the most discriminating buyer.  It sits on a 10,000 square foot lot with a 100 feet of  bulkhead just seconds from the Great South Bay. This beautifully updated 3830 square foot Massapequa Waterfront home offers two levels of bright living space place with a versatile floor plan plus a full finished basement as well as a two car garage. The home features 5 bedroom, 3.5 bathrooms, and gleaming hardwood floors, A gorgeous gourmet chef's granite kitchen, new baths and central air. The inviting family room is large, bright and sunny with views of the water and a floor to ceiling stone fireplace. The dining room is spacious and enhanced by the hardwood floors. The master suite boasts an ele...
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By Jill Sackler, LI South Shore Real Estate - Broker Associate
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. 516-575-7500)
LONG ISLAND MUSIC LOVERS' FAIR   Thirteen years ago, Fred Falk, of Hamburg, NJ, started the LI Music Lovers' Fair. Once again, it will be held at the American Legion Hall in Massapequa on March 18th, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Like-minded people who love music and still have a strong interest in vintage records, C.D.'s, posters and album covers gather for a few hours to connect over their passion, browse through the merchandise, and buy or sell rare or even out-of-print collectibles. It is open to all ages. Regular admission is $5.00 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Early admission is $15.00 from 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. Fred Falk can be reached at 973.209.6067 or by email at fred@nji.com.  Newsday video of Fred Falk - creator of Long Island Music Lovers' Fair    
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By Kenneth M Rossman, FL Certified General Real Estate Appraiser #RZ3504
(Appraiser, Ken Rossman)
Real Estate Appraiser Appraisals Massapequa NY We are a quality orientated  real estate appraisal firm serving Massapequa, Nassau County, Long Island, New York; extremely experienced in appraising one and two family homes in Massapequa and throughout Southern Nassau County. I grew up in  Wantagh NY very close to Massapequa  And returned to live in Wantagh for many years  and am extremely knowledgeable about Massapequa neighborhoods  (Massapequa, Massapequa Park, North Massapequa, East Massapequa, Massapequa Shores, Biltmore Shores, Nassau Shores, Bar Harbor, Harbor Green,  Old Harbor Green,) and real estate market values throughout the Massapequas I have appraised or reviewed appraisals of hundreds of homes in Massapequa, NY over the years. I offer a somewhat short desktop (but still co...
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