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 Latest below.

The Latest

Jill Stuart and 113 Parsonage Lane (Getty, Google Maps)
Tri-State

Famous fashion designer sews up Sagaponack sale

For fashion designer Jill Stuart, Sagaponack is so last season. This month, Stuart sold her property at 113 Parsonage...

Famous fashion designer sews up Sagaponack sale
Steve Roth finally flips Madoff’s former Montauk home
Tri-State

Steve Roth finally flips Madoff’s former Montauk home

Steve Roth is finally severing his ties to Bernie Madoff’s former Montauk home. The Vornado Realty Trust CEO and...

Steve Roth finally flips Madoff’s former Montauk home
Douglas Elliman's Todd Bourgard (Douglas Elliman, Getty)
Tri-State

Elliman taps new head of Long Island

Call it a stay-at-homecoming. Todd Bourgard is Douglas Elliman’s newest executive sales manager for Long Island, including the Hamptons and the North Fork. In his new role, Bourgard will oversee the region’s 36 offices...

Elliman taps new head of Long Island
Southold Properties' Ken Karlin with 43 Hill Street (Getty, LinkedIn, Hill Street Cinema)

Southampton’s shuttered cinema sold, reopening

Popcorn may soon be popping at the Southampton movie theater, which was sold to a mystery buyer in mid-November....

Southampton’s shuttered cinema sold, reopening
Alden Global Capital's Heath Freeman and 6 Tepee Street (Getty, LoopNet)
Tri-State

Heath Freeman strikes again on East End

Heath Freeman has been called a “hedge fund vampire,” but his interest now does not seem especially macabre: East End marinas. Freeman’s EHP Hospitality snapped up three more marinas out east on Long Island,...

Heath Freeman strikes again on East End

The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

Loading...