When you think of New York City’s most expensive homes, Staten Island doesn’t immediately come to mind—and indeed, Manhattan and Brooklyn surpass the borough by a large margin. Where Staten Island does have a leg up, however, is space—and its priciest homes reflect this, with huge lots and copious amenities.
Many of the properties on this list come with swimming pools or private beaches, and one, in fact, comes with its own private lake—and all of that, in most cases, can be purchased for under $4 million. (Can you say the same for Manhattan?)
Curiosity compelled us to see what’s at the upper echelon of Staten Island’s real estate, so with the assistance of the Staten Island Board of Realtors and NeighborhoodX, we’ve mapped out the borough’s 10 most expensive homes for sale right now. (Fun fact: they’re located in just two neighborhoods—Todt Hill in the northwest, and Annadale in the southeast.) Think there are any we missed? Let us know in the comments.Read More