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Award-Winning Homes, Earl Graves’s Home on the Market, Philip Johnson’s First House for Sale

Architecture Design Awards, Listing of the Week, New Charity: Giving House

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Intrigue Surrounding Sales Figures; Roman à clef at the Ritz?

Did USA Today Misfire?

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One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

The county residential real estate market suffered a major setback in the third quarter as total closed sales numbered 5.4 percent fewer than the year before for the same period

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The Tax Man Cometh

Good for Rye Brook! Like other villages in Westchester, it’s struggling financially, but, unlike the others, this one has found a way to ease its pain.

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We’re Number One (in foreclosures)

The number of actual foreclosure judgments (as opposed to just early filings) in Westchester nearly doubled to 68 in August from 35 at the same time a year earlier.

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Can a House Be Sexy? Sure. And This One Fits the Description

It’s not only gorgeous – especially to those whose blood runs hot when it comes to modern architecture – but in addition to having a beautiful face and great bod, it also has a history.

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A Stanford White Mansion for Sale in New Rochelle

The price is right. The view is even better.

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Cappelli Out, Chatham In at New Roc City

That dashing Louis Cappelli, who once held all of Westchester in thrall, has definitely seen better days. In an all-cash deal, he’s sold the 124-unit Residence Inn at New Roc City to a Florida company for $21 million...

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Philip Johnson House for Sale; Brook Astor’s Home Reduced to $10.5M

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Is There a Moving Van in the Clintons' Future?

By now you may have heard that Bill and Hill may be leaving Chappaqua to hobnob with the likes of Glenn Close and Richard Gere in Bedford Hills. PLUS: Philip Johnson House for Sale; Brook Astor’s Home Reduced to $10.5M

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Classic Bauhaus

An eight-bedroom house on an acre of land in Scarsdale for a mere $1.85 million? Yes, you read that right!

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Going, Going, Gone!

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Meet the Fockers…in Chappaqua?

Ben Stiller recently may have checked out a gorgeous nine-bedroom, six-and-a-half bath home on a 12-acre compound in Chappaqua

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Where—and How—Is Louis Cappelli These Days?

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The Untold Story Behind the Kennedy Dream Home

We’ve been hearing a lot these days about Robert and Mary Kennedys' eco-friendly house in Mount Kisco and the new book about it. It’s an impressive story about going green, but here’s another no-so awe-inspiring tale that you won’t find between the two covers of that recently released controversial book.

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Who's building, selling, buying, and who's profiting from our favorite contact sport: real estate

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White Plains resident and writer Karen Odom has a passion for interesting architecture, especially when architecture and history collide. Her extensive experience as a real estate feature writer has led her in an around Westchester's distinctive homes uncovering the fascinating stories behind the houses, their owners, architects, and designers with awe, admiration, and more than just a little amazing curiosity.

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