The Real Deal New York

The trials of owning vacation homes

From deciding which house to stay in to keeping track of your beach books
By Stuart Elliott | August 20, 2012 04:30PM

From the August issue: For the past month, we’ve been focusing on summer vacations. Not ours, mind you, but those of very rich people and the houses they inhabit during those vacations.

We have cover stories in this issue on the getaway homes of real estate moguls, a package on the top Hamptons residential sales of this year, a look at the biggest brokerages on the East End and a story on Mitt Romney’s real estate holdings (mostly vacation homes). [more]