Manhasset Hills - Homes for Sale and Community Information

Including information on Searingtown

ManhassetSMALL.jpg Offering idyllic small town charm that’s close to New York City, Manhasset Hills has the best of both worlds. This quiet, tight-knit community in Nassau County offers safe streets, great schools and easy access to major highways, Long Island Rail Road and the region’s three international airports. Ideal for commuters to New York City as well as young professionals and families looking for a friendly and livable town, Manhasset Hills is one of Long Island’s hidden gems and a prime destination for quality real estate.

The unincorporated community of Searingtown is a just a few minutes Northwest of Manhasset Hills, bordering the Long Island Expressway. It's considered part of the Greater Roslyn area, and the town of North Hempstead.

Manhasset Hills and Searingtown real estate offer prestige, quality and a convenient location close to New York City and Long Island’s beautiful beaches. Homes include upscale estate homes with opulent designs and excellent amenities, single-family homes, starter homes and modern townhouses convenient to the Long Island Rail Road and nearby highways. Manhasset Hills and Searingtown real estate options are very popular among commuters to New York City, while these homes are also ideal for families, retirees and those seeking upscale, prestigious real estate options on Long Island.


History


The Manhasset Hills area was first settled by the Dutch in the late 1600s, quietly thriving on farming and trading. The town grew slowly and steadily throughout the 19th century and became an upscale enclave of New York City after World War II. Today it is one of Long Island’s most exclusive and prestigious communities, offering beautiful homes and a prime location. The history of Searingtown dates back to 1788, when the Searingtown Methodist Church opened. The building still stands in nearby Albertson.

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The community offers easy access to Long Island’s acclaimed beaches and their rich variety of outdoor activities such as sailing, fishing and water sports. It’s also convenient to many of Nassau County’s most idyllic protected areas, including the pristine Oyster Bay National Wildlife Refuge and the Sagamore Hill National Historic Site.

Attractions and Activities

Attractions near these prestigious communities include Long Island’s wealth of beaches and wineries, the Sagamore Hills National Historic Site and a trove of boutiques, galleries and fine restaurants to explore. It also offers quick and convenient access to New York City and its world-class attractions such as Central Park, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the celebrated theaters of Broadway.

Nearby events include the farmers market at Christopher Morley Park, the Westbury Music Fair, performances at the Lakeside Theatre, events at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum and much more year round.

Manhasset Hills and Searingtown: Prestigious Homes Convenient to New York City


Those seeking real estate in Manhasset Hills or Searingtown should call
ERA Caputo realtor Grace Desiderio, 516-662-5906, right away right away for the top deals in these coveted Long Island locales. With its opulent home choices and prime location just outside of New York City, these homes have never offered better value than right now.
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Grace Desiderio
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