I just closed on a unique horse property in Yorktown,
NY. This house on Baldwin Road is
conveniently located just minutes from the middle of town, yet less than a mile
from the Taconic State Parkway. This
makes for a very easy NYC commute. This
turn of the century farmhouse sits on 3.35 acres and features 4 bedrooms, 3
bathrooms, 2500 square feet and an inground pool. The unique features of this property are its
three stall horse barn and separate cottage.
The cottage can be rented out to help pay the carrying costs of the
The property was listed at $725,000, which induced a bidding
war. As with many properties in
Westchester County, this house sold close to asking price. After a very intense negotiating period, my
buyer was determined not to lose this property.
We placed a successful bid of $720,000.
We finally closed on this property yesterday. Under normal circumstances, the buyer would
be moving in and enjoying the new home.
However, this sale included a lease back period and a post closing
Yorktown is one of many areas in Westchester County that has
seen positive shift in the housing market.
If you are looking to purchase or sell a home in the
Westchester/Putnam/Dutchess area, or if you have any questions on the buying or
selling process, please don’t hesitate to call, text or email. I will be happy to help.
Author:Thomas Ricapito Phone: 914-804-3048 Dated: September 10th 2013 Views: 13,620 About Thomas: I got into real estate sales by accident in 2006. At the time, I recently earned a Bachelor's Degre...
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