John Russo

John Russo

Richard B. Arnold Real Estate

A Community Profile: North Shore Acres

North Shore Acres is a beautiful development in the heart of Glen Head on the North Shore of Long Island. Residents are a short drive to the water and enjoy spending time at Tappan Beach & Sea Cliff Beach.

Residents of North Shore Acres are primarily zoned for the North Shore School District. The three elementary schools in the district are Glenwood Landing Elementary School, Glen Head Elementary School, and Sea Cliff Elementary School. North Shore Middle School & North Shore High School serve all members of the community.

To learn more about the latest news from this school district, click here to visit the North Shore Schools homepage.

There are a number of popular local restaurants that residents enjoy.  To learn more about these local establishments, read Tom Kaufman’s Simply North Shore article, “Five Great North Shore Steakhouses You Need to Try Tonight”.  Tom’s Simply North Shore article “Still Partners, After All These Years” profiles a Sea Cliff bar & restaurant that is a social center of the community.

With such close proximity to the Long Island Sound, many residents enjoy life on the water. John Langone’s Simply North Shore article, “Five North Shore Marinas: Heaven on Long Island” profiles a number of marinas that local residents frequent.

Browse the North Shore Acres homes below to get a sense of the architectural styles in this community. If you’d like to see any homes on the market in this neighborhood or in the surrounding North Shore communities, feel free to contact me or Tom Kaufman directly.  

We’re happy to help find you the home of your dreams! If you’re looking to sell your home, Tom & I would love to meet with you to discuss your goals and to help sell your home.

On this North Shore Acres Colonial, the shutters & the garage add a colorful accent to the home. Residents in this community take pride in the maintenance of their homes.
Residents in this charming, tree-lined development are a mile away from downtown Sea Cliff. Sea Cliff offers a number of charming restaurants and shops along Sea Cliff Avenue. North Shore Acres is also a short drive to both the Glen Head and Sea Cliff LIRR train stations.
The beautifully manicured front yard in this home is a perfect spot for kids to play and for families to enjoy time outside. Many homes in North Shore Acres have large front and back yards. The larger plots of land allow for expansion of the homes and the addition of pools or outdoor living space.
A number of the original ranches have been expanded to accommodate growing families. That said, the character of the community has remained and the feeling of space is a key selling point.
When the trees are in full bloom, residents enjoy a tremendous amount of privacy and shade from the summer heat!
This well-maintained ranch is an example of the original architecture in this development. Ranches offer residents an opportunity to maintain a comfortable lifestyle on one-level. Some residents choose to expand the ranches by building a second level or by adding to the footprint.
North Shore Acres residents are zoned for the North Shore School District. In 2014, Glenwood Landing Elementary School was recognized as a "Blue Ribbon School". Click this picture to view all of the relevant NYS Data for this school district.
This expanded Cape Cod style home has a great front porch and a stunning stone exterior.
Cape Cod style homes offer many options for expansion. Likewise, the simplicity and the familiarity of their design makes for a versatile home.
North Shore Acres also has a number of Center Hall Colonials. This home has been expanded, offering more living space and increased value while maintaining the character and the design aesthetic of this community.
John Russo

John Russo

John transitioned from a 30-year successful career on Wall Street to follow his true passion, real estate. He has lived in Sea Cliff for over 20 years and is highly regarded in the community.

Tom Kaufman

Tom Kaufman

As a life-long resident of Long Island, Tom appreciates the unique personalities of Long Island's diverse communities. Tom’s insight into Long Island’s North & South Shores uniquely positions him to find the best home for you and your family.

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