Just a few suggestions on what we used for find the house we just purchased… I am sure some of you know these already, but for those that don’t here are a few GREAT resources!
http://Zillow.com – The Web 2.0 of Real Estate Sites
http://PropertyShark.com – GREAT SITE! – shows everthing
http://MyNassauProperty.com – Property Taxes and other important info for Long Islanders
http://MLSLI.com – MLS Long Island Listings
http://www.advancedfundingsolutionsinc.com – great mortgage guy, with amazing rates! tell him John sent you
http://maps.google.com – maps / directions / aerial photos
http://maps.live.com – awesome closeup aerial photos