Long & Foster’s 10 Top Home Sales in 2017

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Long & Foster’s 10 Top Home Sales in 2017

What did 2017 home buyers want, when money is no object? These unique properties reflect the answer – from the alluring estate on two acres overlooking the sea in Long Beach Township, New Jersey, to a magnificent estate home in McLean, Virginia, with a ballroom and a renewable solar energy system.

Once again, in 2017, Long & Foster agents connected buyers and sellers with some beautiful, high-end properties across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast United States.

Check out the 10 properties that were listed or sold for top dollar last year by Long & Foster agents.

$8.3M: Bill Leahy of the Longport, New Jersey, office represented the buyer for 167 Long Beach Boulevard, Long Beach Township, New Jersey.

The modern, nautical architectural theme of this home can be seen in its many unique features including rounded windows, doorways and a circular staircase. Situated on two acres of beach front property, this three-story oceanfront estate with 8,000 square feet of living area was Long & Foster’s most expensive property sold in 2017.

The modern, nautical architectural theme of this home can be seen in its many unique features including rounded windows, doorways and a circular staircase. Situated on two acres of beachfront property, this three-story estate with 8,000 square feet of living area was Long & Foster’s most expensive property sold in 2017.

 

$6.1M: Jerome DiPentino of the Longport, New Jersey, office was the listing agent for 104 S. Manor Avenue, Longport, New Jersey.

This home’s wall of glass doors open from the living and dining areas onto a long beachfront deck with views of Atlantic City. Perfect for hosting a relaxing getaway, the 4,500-square-foot home includes five bedrooms, five bathrooms and one half bathroom, a media room and large pool.

This home’s wall of glass doors open from the living and dining areas onto an expansive beachfront deck with views of Atlantic City. Perfect for hosting a relaxing getaway, the 4,500-square-foot home includes five bedrooms, five bathrooms and one half bathroom, a media room and large pool.

 

• $6.1: Jerome DiPentino was the listing agent and Scott Stetzer represented the buyer for 117 South 14th Avenue, Longport, New Jersey.  Both agents are from the Longport, New Jersey, office.

 

With classic, yet informal Nantucket style, this beach retreat exudes charm. Built in 2006, the 5,245 square foot home includes several porches, balconies, a pool and is located just steps from the ocean.

With classic, yet informal Nantucket style, this beach retreat exudes charm. Built in 2006, the 5,245 square foot home includes several porches, balconies and a pool and it is located just steps from the ocean.

 

$5.5M: Fouad Talout of the McLean, Virginia, office represented the seller for 1134 Basil Road, McLean, Virginia.

Exquisite craftsmanship, luxurious finishes & large impressive spaces including a ballroom lend to the magnificent elegance of this home. Along with its many opulent amenities, this estate also includes a renewable solar energy system.

Exquisite craftsmanship, luxurious finishes and large impressive spaces, including a ballroom, lend to the magnificent elegance of this home. Along with its many opulent amenities, this estate also includes a renewable solar energy system.

 

$5.3M: Jerome DiPentino represented the seller and Angel DiPentino represented the buyer at 104 S. Pelham Avenue, Longport, New Jersey. Both agents are from the Longport, New Jersey, office.

This Hamptons-inspired property is a blend of seaside elegance and relaxing style. Designed for upside-down living to capture spectacular ocean views, the home features five en suite bedrooms and two powder rooms with an elevator connecting all three levels.

This Hamptons-inspired property is a blend of seaside elegance and relaxing style. Designed for upside-down living to capture spectacular ocean views, the home features five en suite bedrooms and two powder rooms with an elevator connecting all three levels.

 

$5.3M: Mark Marroletti of the Avalon, New Jersey, office represented the buyer for 94 E. 15th Street, Avalon, New Jersey.

With an open spacious design that brings in the gorgeous ocean surroundings, this seven bedroom, four and one half bathroom beachfront paradise offered ample room for entertaining. Its other great features included cathedral ceilings, sky-lights, expansive wrap-around decks and a luxurious, third-floor master suite with panoramic views.

With an open spacious design that brings in the gorgeous ocean surroundings, this seven bedroom, four and one half bathroom beachfront paradise offers ample room for entertaining. Its other great features include cathedral ceilings, sky-lights, expansive wrap-around decks and a luxurious, third-floor master suite with panoramic views.

 

$4.75M: Roger Soens of the Avalon, New Jersey, office was the buyer’s agent for 181 66th Street, Avalon, New Jersey.

This new home delivered unparalleled style and sophistication. Its superb location, design, top quality materials and workmanship made this a truly exceptional home. The pool, hot tub with waterfall feature, travertine patio, cabana and outdoor fireplace make it perfect for an outdoor summer party.

This new home delivered unparalleled style and sophistication. Its superb location, design, top quality materials and workmanship made this a truly exceptional home. The pool, hot tub with waterfall feature, travertine patio, cabana and outdoor fireplace make it perfect for an outdoor summer party.

 

$4.67M: Fouad Talout of the McLean, Virginia, office represented the buyer for 1004 Founder’s Ridge Lane, McLean, Virginia.

Situated in a private setting, this elegant home featured expansive public rooms, a chef’s kitchen, a pub room, wine cellar, home theatre & gym. Perfect for entertaining, the backyard oasis included a pool, pavilion and spa.

Situated in a private setting, this elegant home features a chef’s kitchen, a pub room, wine cellar, home theater and gym. Perfect for entertaining, the backyard oasis includes a pool, pavilion and spa.

 

$4.65M: Angel DiPentino represented the seller and Jerome DiPentino represented the buyer of 1405 Atlantic Ave., Longport, New Jersey. Both agents are of the Longport, New Jersey, office.

This extraordinary, custom-built, bayfront home combines architectural splendor & casual elegance. A magnificent grand staircase leads to the master suite with hand selected marble flooring and a private deck to view gorgeous sunsets.

This extraordinary, custom-built, bayfront home combines architectural splendor and casual elegance. A magnificent grand staircase leads to the master suite with hand-selected marble flooring and a private deck to view gorgeous sunsets.

 

$4.375: Jerome DiPentino represented the seller and Suzanne Strauss Lawler was the buyer’s agent for 103 South 29th Avenue, Longport, New Jersey. Both agents are from the Longport office. The property sold so quickly that no images are available.

*Please note this article included residential transactions only.  There were also a number of top dollar notable commercial and land transactions in 2017 that were not included on this list.