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News: Top 10 Realtors NYC – Michael Furino Featured in Grit Daily News

The article from Grit Daily, titled “The Top 10 Real Estate Agents in New York for 2024,” features Michael Furino as one of the top real estate agents in New York, 2024. Furino, a licensed real estate salesperson at Douglas Elliman, is recognized for his exceptional professionalism, expertise in modern marketing and advertising strategies, and […]


Exploring the Culinary Gems: Top Restaurants in Port Washington, NY

My Top 6 Best Restaurants Port Washington, NY is a charming waterfront town on Long Island’s North Shore, is not only known for its scenic beauty but also for its vibrant culinary scene. Whether you’re a local resident or a visitor looking for exceptional dining experiences, Port Washington has a host of top-notch restaurants to […]

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How Long Does it Take to Sell Your Long Island Home

If you’re thinking about putting your Long Island house on the market, you probably want to know how long the whole process will take. This can be a very complex question to answer, since so many factors can affect the time between listing and closing. However, data from Ellie Mae shows that 57 days is […]

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News: Priciest Home Sales in Old Westbury (11568)

The three highest-priced home sales in Old Westbury last month ranged from $2.06 million to $3.537 million. The priciest Old Westbury home sold in April was a 6-bedroom, 6.55-bath colonial on 3.39 acres at 27 Wheatley Road that sold for $3.537 million in cash. It was listed by Miles Korman of Douglas Real Estate and sold by […]

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Port Washington Yacht Clubs and Country Clubs

  If you live in Long Island, you know how many yacht clubs and country clubs there are to choose from. Some of the best can be found in Port Washington and Glen Head, but you have many options throughout the entire area. If you’re considering a move to the area, you might be pleasantly […]


News: 40 Under 40: Michael Furino, Real Estate Agent

Michael Furino’s outgoing personality, integrity, and positive outlook is what makes working with him to buy or sell a home such a wonderful and fulfilling experience. His persistence, strong work ethic, and ability to understand and implement modern marketing and advertising strategies are all unique qualities that will help make each transaction a success. Michael […]

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A Guide to Sands Point Preserve Port Washington

I love selling real estate on Long Island because there is always something new to explore. No matter how well you know the area, you’ll never stop discovering new places and events if you keep looking for them. Whether you’re new to the Long Island area, or whether you’ve lived here for a long time, […]

Douglas Elliman Long Island Makes a Large Impact

News: Douglas Elliman Long Island Makes A Large Impact

The Long Island division of Douglas Elliman Realty, one of the largest residential brokerage companies in the nation, has partnered with The American Cancer Society to help in the fight against breast cancer. As part of the organization’s annual, year-long initiative Real Men Wear Pink, agents from Elliman branch offices across Long Island have volunteered […]

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News: Priciest home sales in Williston Park (11596)

The three highest-priced home sales in Williston Park last month ranged from $700,000 to $990,000.  The priciest Williston Park home sold in November was a 3-bedroom, 2-bath Tudor on .11 acres at 591 Concord Ave. that sold for $990,000. It was listed and sold by Lisa Kass of Coldwell Banker American Homes.  A 3-bedroom, 2-bath colonial on .09 acres at 192 Capitol Ave. fetched $740,000. It was listed by Patricia McCarthy of Daniel Gale Sotheby’s International Realty and sold by Justin Chew of Re/Max 1st Choice.  At 46 Yale St., a 4-bedroom, 2-bath colonial on .09 acres went for $700,000. It was listed by Michael Fink of Berkshire […]

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Realtor Guide: Moving to and Living in Port Washington

Looking to move to Port Washington on Long Island, Nassau County? If you’re considering a move to Port Washington, New York, you probably have some questions in mind. How do I get around in Port Washington, and what do the locals like to do for fun? What is the area like, and where am I […]


News: 2022 Priciest home sales in Mineola (11501)

The three highest-priced home sales in Mineola last month ranged from $891,000 to $1.051 million.  The priciest Mineola home sold in May was a 4-bedroom, 2-bath two-family home on .16 acres at 218 Harrison Ave. that sold for $1.051 million. It was listed and sold by Cynthia Vando of Douglas Elliman Real Estate.  A 5-bedroom, 4-bath cape on .12 […]


News: Priciest home sales in Massapequa, Long Island

Priciest home sales in Massapequa Priciest home sales in Massapequa (11758) February 2021 The three highest-priced home sales in Massapequa last month ranged from $849,000 to $999,000. The priciest Massapequa home sold in February was a 6-bedroom, 4-bath waterfront colonial on .39 acres at 131A Ocean Ave. that sold for $999,000. It was listed by […]


Moving From an Apartment to Your First Home On Long Island

Your little apartment has been good for awhile, and it’s served you well. But now, the time has come to move into your first home—and I couldn’t be more excited for you! For many of us, home represents security, belonging, and identity. Becoming a homeowner will enrich your life! If you are moving from an […]


7 Steps To Upsizing Your Home on Long Island

As we go through life, our needs and desires for our homes change. Maybe your family is growing, and you need another bedroom. Or maybe you’ve transitioned to working from home, and you want an office space that is functional and separate from your living space. Renovating or adding an addition to your current home […]