The Hamptons

The Hamptons

The Hamptons are a group of towns, hamlets and villages that run along the coast of Long Island’s South Fork. The area is notable as a popular summer and weekend retreat for affluent New Yorkers. The Real Deal reports real estate news in the Hamptons, which often includes pricey residential deals in and around the seaside resort towns.

The Hamptons Q&A

What is the real estate market like in the Hamptons?
Given its popularity as a summer retreat, many of the notable properties in the Hamptons are private homes. However, the various Hamptons towns all have commercial spaces with restaurants, retail, and offices. There are several seaside hotels. In our Tri-State issues The Real Deal reports on the state of the Hamptons resi market, some of the priciest listings in the Hamptons, summer hotspots, and more.
Who are the biggest real estate players in the Hamptons?
Many major New York City brokerages, including Corcoran, Brown Harris Stevens, Douglas Elliman, Sotheby's, Compass and more, take advantage of the high-end clientele in the Hamptons with outposts in the region. The Real Deal's reporting on firms with new Hamptons outposts, as well as local broker rankings, can be found in our Top Stories below.

The Latest

Real estate bigwigs get into fistfight at Hamptons hotspot

Two East End real estate bigwigs got into a bare-knuckle brawl at a Hamptons hotspot last week. Andrew Saunders,...

Bravo reality star fights to keep Wainscott home from foreclosure, NYC developer brings a bookstore back to Sag Harbor & more Hamptons real estate news

Reality TV star battles Deutsche Bank over Wainscott home Barbara Kavovit, CEO of New York-based Evergreen Construction and a cast member of Bravo’s “The...

An inside look at the Hamptons’ new hotspots this summer

When weekenders descend on the Hamptons at the end of May, they will no doubt notice lots of new...

Bridgehampton compound sells to Arbor Realty Trust CEO at a $14M discount

Arbor Realty Trust CEO and president Ivan Kaufman is in contract to buy Three Ponds Farm in Bridgehampton for...

The Hamptons hotel hopscotch

While Hampton weekenders were enjoying the off season, real estate players were transacting on the East End hospitality scene. And there are a number of new venues in the mix. For starters, Glamping has...

Hamptons Cheat Sheet: Developer halts auction of 236 Suffolk properties, Chris Cuomo’s Southampton home finds buyer … & more

Developer halts auction of 236 Suffolk properties due to low bidder turnout Robert Toussie, one of the owners of the largest amount of private...

‘The Mooch’ buys in Manhasset, Christie Brinkley sells in Sag Harbor and more Hamptons & Long Island real estate news

‘The Mooch’ buys Manhasset home for over $3M Former White House communications chief Anthony Scaramucci and his wife Deidre Bell bought a 6,200-square-foot home...

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Brookhaven launches effort to revitalize former Village of Mastic Beach

Officials in Brookhaven have hired an engineering firm to comprehensively study Neighborhood Road as part of an effort to...

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Suffolk’s $1.8M bid for old Kmart site in Middle Island rejected by developer

Garden City-based developer Wilbur Breslin has nixed Suffolk County’s approximately $1.8 million offer for his 21-acre parcel in Middle...

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Southampton house with rooftop putting green sold for $27M

Three months after going to contract, the new construction “Summer House” in Southampton has officially sold for $27 million,...

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