A little Inn Sight Into Old Forest Hills

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One of the most historic sites in Forest Hills, the Forest Hills Inn at 1 Station Square, is celebrating its history with a new exhibition in its wood-paneled lobby.

The permanent “Inn-sight to Yesterday” display includes restored postcard prints reflecting on its 1912 through its conversion into a residence in 1967, as well as the history of Station Square and its connecting buildings including The Raleigh, The Marlboro, and LIRR station. Also featured in the display are matchbook covers, menus, ads, letters, and an account card.

“When you find old files, you are very surprised,” said George Hoban, president of the board of the Station Square Inn Apartments Corporation, who discovered a treasure trove of memorabilia in an abandoned attic. “When someone would book a hotel room back in the early 1950s, they would get a confirmation by mail, including a self-addressed postcard, where they would place their banking information. Continue Reading ›

EXCLUSIVE OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY FEBRUARY 12TH 1-3 pm 101-17 75th Rd

“DESIGNER TOWNHOUSE”

 

Queens New York Real Estate

 

Semi attached brick townhouse totally renovated with an eye for detail and lifestyle. Entrance hall with closet, sunny open floor layout Living Room, Dining Room and Kitchen. Hardwood floors, high-end fixtures and shaker cabinets custom fit for plenty of storage. Modern half Bath. French door to enclosed deck leading to a large garden and private garage with private driveway. Second floor massive Bedroom with custom closet and lots of windows. One more nice size Bedroom and fully renovated marble Bath. Third floor loft style private Room with exposed brick, sliding barn door to full rain shower Bath. Basement is fully finished with original Speakeasy mahogany bar, half Bath, laundry and storage room, and even a pet shower ! This high quality home has just been completely renovated with a design to fit a comfortable lifestyle. Priced Right and Will Not Last ! Propertry Size: 2,411 sq. ft. approx. Bldg Size: 1,567 sq. ft. approx. Taxes: $5,126/yr. approx. Continue Reading ›

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY JANUARY 29TH 1-3 PM

“A CUT ABOVE THE REST”

 

QUEENS NEW YORK REAL ESTATE

With 5 bedrooms, this meticulously kept home is a cut above the rest with plenty of space to create your own dream home! The 1st floor offers a large Living Room, open Dining Room, half Bath & upgraded granite Kitchen opening to a large garden & detached garage with private drive. The 2nd floor has 3 spacious Bedrooms & full Bath. Stairs to the 3rd floor lead to 2 Bedrooms with abundant windows & closets and a large storage space. The Basement is finished & includes a laundry, storage area & meticulously maintained utilities. Take this rare opportunity to make this home your own! Property Size: 2,600 sq. ft. approx. BLDG Size: 2,296 sq. ft. approx. Taxes: $4,849/yr. approx. Continue Reading ›

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY OCTOBER 30TH 1-3 PM / QUEENS NEW YORK REAL ESTATE

“PICTURE PERFECT CONTEMPORARY COLONIAL” 001_Wong_Front_01

This contemporary Center Hall Colonial home resides in one of the most desirable locations in Forest Hills Gardens. Entering into a welcoming center hall, the gracious Living Room, with a bay window overlooking the garden, is bathed with natural light, and warmed by beautiful hardwood floors. To the rear of the home, the formal Dining Room opens through French Doors to a private rear garden oasis. Additionally, there is a large eat-in Kitchen with adjacent half Bath. The second floor boasts a Master Bedroom suite with private full Bath, two other good sized Bedrooms, & a hall Bath. A fully finished Basement with high ceilings, laundry room, half Bath and separate entrance complete the layout of the home. Located in beautiful Forest Hills Gardens, this home is just minutes from the world famous West Side Tennis Club, and convenient to shopping, both public and private schools, LIRR and express subway to Manhattan.