To answer your question...East Rockaway has many homes available in the $285,000 - $350,000 range. Too many to mention here....Browse around East Rockaway...go to my website... http://.www.Maria4home.com
There are actually many homes available within that price range in Nassau County.
I just checked what is available in Nassau County NY, price range $0-$285,000 with minimum 3 bedrooms and I resulted with 467 homes.
Please visit my website at http://www.BarbaraNowak.com to view some of the homes or call me and I can guide you through the entire home buying process.
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