scoop Dotted with canals leading to the Great South Bay and dotted with beaches, waterfront parks and marinas, Lindenhurst attracts buyers who want to be near the water and enjoy the vibrant culture in a vibrant downtown. I’m here.
Emily LaRocca of Douglas Elliman Real Estate said:
Village highlights include the Historic Home Museum and ‘Theater Row’. The BACCA Arts Center, South Shore Theater Experience, and Mannes Studio Theater are all adjacent to Wellwood Avenue on Main Street.
Spring Fest is held at the Lindenhurst Chamber of Commerce in May, and Wellwood hosts Wednesdays in the summer with live music, food and street food.
“There’s always something going on in Lindenhurst these days,” said Chamber of Commerce president Joan Boettcher, who said the village is a destination for Christmas decorations, New Year’s Eve ball drops and summer live music on the waterfront. And this year, the village will celebrate its 100th anniversary, so there will be celebration.
In the early 1800s, the area consisted of a few farmhouses, but development began as soon as the railroad opened in the 1860s.
Realtor Thomas Wellwood became the principal landowner there.A train station was named after him, apparently misspelled.With Charles Schreier, New York City sold a 25-by-100-foot parcel to a fellow German from Germany. quickly transformed into a small ‘German town’.
Many people lost their homes when the partners’ relationship turned into lawsuits, leading to resentment against the developer.In 1891 the area was named for the stately linden trees that line Wellwood Avenue. Maybe that’s why it was changed to Lindenhurst again.
In the fall of 1930, Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig came to the settlement’s Meridale Baseball Park for an exhibition game against Addy Klein’s amateur baseball club, the Lindenhurst Nine.
Part of the downtown revitalization is Fairfield The Wel, a 260-unit rental complex near the train station that will open in 2021, with one-bedroom apartments starting at $2,825 per month.
Homes in the area range from small bungalows that started as summer homes starting at $400,000 to new waterfront construction costing up to $800,000, many in the popular Venetian Shores neighborhood just outside the incorporated village. or near it.
condominiums and co-ops There are no condos or coops on the market.
Sale price According to OneKey MLS, there were 478 home sales between December 1, 2021 and December 31, 2022, with a median sale price of $530,000. The low for the period was $141,000 and the high was $1.28 million. During that period a year ago, there were 530 home sales with a median sale price of $476,250. The price range ranged from $178,000 to $805,000.
3.75 square miles
Zip Code 11757
Median age 41.1
Median household income $101,867
Median home price $544,500
Monthly LIRR ticket from Lindenhurst $327
School District, Graduation Rate Lindenhurst, 93%
Parks Venetian Shores Park, Lindenhurst Village Park
Hospital Good Samaria Hospital Medical Center
Transit Suffolk County Transit Route 20
Source: 2020 Census. 2020 American Community Survey; OneKey MLS; LIRR, data.nysed.gov
hit the market
Built in 2022, the 3,100-square-foot colonial-style building features 5 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, an open floor plan, 9-foot ceilings, hardwood floors, kitchen with double wall oven, 2 There is an upstairs laundry room and an unfinished basement with a walkout. Partially fenced 0.17 acre lot with attached 1 car garage. Tax is $14,000. Alison Capone, Century 21 Crown Homes, 631-893-4400.
Built in 1922, this 2,220-square-foot extended cape is legally two families. On the ground floor he has two bedrooms, a bathroom, living room, kitchen, butler’s pantry, dining room and heated porch. The second floor has two bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room and an eat-in kitchen. There is his one car garage on the 0.27 acre lot. Tax is $15,623. Germaine Baker and Maryann Rainone, Netter Real Estate, 631-661-5100.
This 3-bedroom, 1.5-bath, 1,100-square-foot expanded ranch across the canal was built in 1934 and has been completely renovated and features quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, gray cabinets, New kitchen with hardwood floors and new windows. and the roof. The 0.13 acre corner property has a front deck, attached his one car garage and new PVC fencing. Tax is $6,948. Nicole Chambers, Douglas Elliman Realty, 631-831-9091.
style high ranch
built Year 2005
lot size 0.17 acres
+/- list price +$75,000
days in the market 118
style high ranch
lot size 0.14 acres
+/- list price +$36,000
days in the market 90
style extended cape
lot size 0.17 acres
+/- list price +$85,100
days in the market 126
With One Key MLS
Number of entries 69
Price range $289,000 to $950,000
scope of tax $7,012 to $16,592