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  • Oceanfront homes in the Hamptons

    Oceanfront homes in the Hamptons

    The second quarter of the year saw a modest increase in property deals in the Hamptons and the North Fork, according to Douglas Elliman’s second quarter Hamptons and North Fork sales report.

    “You’re seeing growth,” said Elliman President and CEO Dottie Herman. “Normal, healthy growth. Nothing over the top.” [more]

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  • Oceanfront homes in the Hamptons

    Oceanfront homes in the Hamptons

    The second quarter of the year was a mixed bag for the Hamptons real estate market. Sales activity jumped from a year ago, but total sales volume slumped and the area’s median sales price lifted only slightly.

    While the number of homes sold in all markets jumped 5 percent, total home sales volume fell 12 percent to $782.7 million from $890.1 million, according to a report from Hamptons brokerage Town & Country. [more]

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    Larry Cantwell and Sandy in the Hamptons

    The Hamptons and a stretch of the South Shore on Long Island lack storm protections nearly two years after Hurricane Sandy.

    The state and federal government have yet to review a $750 million Army Corps of Engineers project – known as the Fire Island to Montauk Point Reformulation Study – that would reconstruct dunes and salt marshes. The plan would also allow for houses to be bought out from Montauk to Fire Island. Work is slated to start in September. [more]

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  • East Hampton

    East Hampton

    Some Hamptons home owners are ruffling feathers by renting their properties through websites such as Airbnb and HomeAway, an uncommon practice until recently. [more]

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  • The Water Mill home of the late Jack Nash

    The Water Mill home of the late Jack Nash

    WEEKENDEDITION A Hamptons home that’s belonged to the same family for more than 30 years has just gone on the market. [more]

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  • Barry Rosenstein and his $147 million East Hampton spread

    Barry Rosenstein and his $147 million East Hampton spread

    From the June issue: Top-dollar Hamptons sales and listings are nothing new. But in the past 12 months, properties on Long Island’s bastion of billionaires have commanded especially impressive prices. [more]

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  • From left: Hotelier Ian Schrager, his Southampton home along Meadow Lane, RFR's Aby Rosen and his 3.4-acre spread down the street

    From left: Hotelier Ian Schrager, his Southampton home along Meadow Lane, RFR’s Aby Rosen and his 3.4-acre spread down the street

    Owning a big apartment in New York City is great, but having a mansion in the Hamptons is a privilege only the 1 percent of the 1 percent can enjoy. [more]

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  • Gurney's Inn in Montauk has been upgraded and just reopened as Gurney's Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa

    Gurney’s Inn in Montauk has been upgraded and just reopened as Gurney’s Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa

    From the June issue: The Hamptons summer season is officially underway, and this year’s East End pleasure seekers will soon become acquainted with the new hotspots born during the off season — from upscale apparel pop-up shops to new restaurants to trendy hotels and hangouts. [more]

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  • “Walking Figure” by Donald Baechler

    “Walking Figure” by Donald Baechler

    WEEKENDEDITION Developer Rechler Equity Partners thought it would add a little culture to a roundabout near Westhampton’s Gabreski Airport by adding a 30-foot-tall statue called “Walking Figure.” But locals are outraged by the art. [more]

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  • 186 Crescent Avenue in Water Mill

    186 Crescent Avenue in Water Mill

    WEEKENDEDITION Debt collection mogul Andrew Zaro is poised to bulldoze a historic Water Mill farmhouse, built circa 1750, to make way for a $20 million mansion. But locals are fighting back. [more]

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  • Ritzy rentals lag on East End

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    Images of the Sandcastle in Bridgehampton

    Images of the Sandcastle in Bridgehampton

    From the June issue: The summer Hamptons rental market didn’t heat up until temperatures rose. [more]

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  • 032-034 Hamptons biggest brokerages se FINAL.indd

    From the June issue: As spring turns to summer, and East End sales prices and activity increase like traffic on Route 27, the Hamptons’ top residential brokerages are making sure that they’re along for the ride. [more]

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    Steven Spielberg and now-demolished house at 94 Apaquoague Road

    Director Steven Spielberg is seeking $24.5 million for a 3.2-acre waterfront parcel in East Hampton.

    The Hollywood mogul paid $20 million for the property at 94 Apaquogue Road in 2008. He then proceeded to demolish the 108-year-old house on the site. [more]

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  • Rendering of the Hampton Business District (Credit: Arrowstreet)

    Rendering of the Hampton Business District (Credit: Arrowstreet)

    Rechler Equity Partners broke ground today on the Hampton Business District at Gabreski, a commercial, medical and technology development site in Westhampton Beach. [more]

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  • Aerial view of the Hamptons

    Aerial view of the Hamptons

    Hamptons home sales returned to normal first-quarter levels in the first three months of 2014, rebounding from last year’s post-“fiscal cliff” slump, according to Douglas Elliman’s first-quarter Hamptons Sales Report. [more]

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    From left: Arson suspect David Osiecki, fire at 187 Dune Road in Bridgehampton, and Ziel Feldman

    WEEKENDEDITIONA Sagaponack man was arrested in connection to a Hamptons house fire that erupted on Saturday morning. [more]

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  • Richard Gere (inset), Strongheart Manor

    Richard Gere (inset), Strongheart Manor

    Actor Richard Gere’s North Haven estate is now a mere $56 million. [more]

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    David Tepper’s $43.5 million oceanfront mansion in Sagaponack

    WEEKENDEDITION In 2011, hedge fund titan David Tepper famously bought a $43.5 million oceanfront mansion in Sagaponack — and promptly tore it down so he could build one twice the size. [more]

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  • An aerial shot of the Hamptons

    An aerial shot of the Hamptons

    From the March issue: While the polar vortex put the chill on New York City last month, the Hamptons real estate market was just warming up. “Things are looking pretty good even in the middle of a blizzard. You’re going to see a very, very strong first quarter in the Hamptons market, and through 2014,” said Corcoran Group power broker Susan Breitenbach. [more]

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  • A 4.6-acre plot in Water Mill by  Robert A.M. Stern

    A 4.6-acre plot in Water Mill by Robert A.M. Stern

    From Luxury Listings NYC: It may not seem like it yet, but summer is quickly approaching — and if you’re hoping to spend the season in the Hamptons, you’d better act now (check out our rundown of Hamptons rentals at every price point). “This was the busiest winter we’ve had since 2005,” said Judi Desiderio, the CEO of Hamptons-based Town and Country Real Estate. [more]

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