Scarsdale NY Homes for Sale
You've come to the right place to find Scarsdale homes for sale. Lying largely between the commutable Bronx River and Hutchinson River Parkways, Scarsdale offers the best of country and city, in a community of over 20 public parks and numerous golf and country clubs.
One of the lovely features of Scarsdale real estate is that the new construction activity of the last thirty years or so in homebuilding has done an outstanding job of keeping the architecture in step with the historical significance of the town. Scarsdale’s timeless beauty, ease of commuting, and spectacular outdoor surroundings make this town and village an ideal place to put down roots and settle in.
With a median listing price currently at $2,375,000, you know you will find many luxury homes in the Scarsdale real estate market, but you will also find homes for under $1M. with listings starting at just under $600,000. Along with these older homes, you will find new construction where you still have time to customize, and luxury homes, condos and co ops.
Luxury Homes in Scarsdale
Spectacular luxury homes in Scarsdale from roughly $3.5 million to over $8.5 million, provide a number of the modern features and upgrades that custom, luxury living demands. While some homes are from much earlier times, most homes in neighborhoods like The Grange and Heathcote are newer construction. Regardless, nearly all are equipped with all the bells and whistles – custom chefs kitchens, sumptuous master suites, multiple entertainment areas, custom built-ins and beautiful attention to detail. You can expect to find 4-7 bedrooms and as many as 11 baths in these homes, in soaring square footage from 4,200 to 13,700 square feet. Homes are typically set on generous lots with mature landscaping for privacy and tranquility.
Even though you can find plenty of new construction from $1 million, there is also a greater inventory of older, character homes from earlier in the 20th century, listing for up to $3 million. Generally, you will find homes of this type, in this price range, with floor plans of 3-7 bedrooms with as many or more baths, ranging from right around 3,000 to over 8,000 square feet. Many homes for sale in Scarsdale have three levels, which allow for private guest accommodations, home office, play room or media room. Even in the established homes, many upgrades have been made to include elements like a gourmet kitchen, well appointed baths, and an open flow that is perfect for entertaining or keeping track of everyone in the family. Grounds run the gamut from tidy, yet private lots, to yardage over an acre, with features that may include a pool, tennis courts, or outdoor entertaining areas.
Condos and Co ops for sale in Scarsdale
There are also condo and co-op opportunities in Scarsdale, for those who desire the location but not the upkeep. In communities like Christie Place West, Scarsdale Chateaux, and new, luxury apartments at The Heathcote, you will find residences that range from about $280,000 to $3.35 million. In Scarsdale, co-ops range from mainly 1-3 bedrooms and up to 3 baths starting at 875 square feet up to right around 3,000 square feet. Luxury accommodations include features like indoor parking and storage, in-unit laundry, and fitness center – all within walking distance to the train, restaurants and shops.
More affordable units beginning with one bedroom at 875 square feet, typically have renovated kitchen and bath, and oversized masters, wood flooring or newer carpeting. Buildings may also include door staff and community entertainment rooms.
About Scarsdale Schools
The Scarsdale Union Free School District includes 5 neighborhood elementary schools as well as Scarsdale Middle & Scarsdale High Schools. In addition to parks with playgrounds, picnic tables, and athletic courts and fields, Scarsdale also maintains nature centers with native animals and plants and undeveloped recreation areas with nature trails.