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

East Hampton Moves to Limit Access to its Airport (iStock, Wikipedia, Illustration by Kevin Cifuentes for The Real Deal)
Tri-State

East Hampton Airport to limit access from noisy aircraft

A general aviation airport in the Hamptons that has drawn fire from neighbors for its helicopter and jet noise...

East Hampton Airport to limit access from noisy aircraft
These 10 deals led the Hamptons market boom in 2021
Tri-State

These 10 deals led the Hamptons market boom in 2021

Keeping up with the biggest sales in the Hamptons is no easy feat. The area enjoyed a post-lockdown boom...

These 10 deals led the Hamptons market boom in 2021
271 Marine Boulevard and an aerial view of the two properties (Sotheby's, Google Maps)
Tri-State

Two Hamptons homes packaged into one asking $35M

Two homes being wrapped into one property are being offered in Amagansett for a cool $35 million. The two...

Two Hamptons homes packaged into one asking $35M
100 Trewlaney Road in Bridgehampton (Zillow)
Tri-State

Bridgehampton home flipped for $1M profit in 4 weeks

A quick-moving buyer scored a $1.3 million profit from a home in Bridgehampton just one month after purchasing it....

Bridgehampton home flipped for $1M profit in 4 weeks
442 Further Lane in East Hampton and Peloton CEO John Foley (Out East, Getty)
Tri-State

Peloton CEO is buyer of $55M East Hampton estate

John Foley’s customers are pedaling in place, but the Peloton CEO is on the move — trading in his...

Peloton CEO is buyer of $55M East Hampton estate
Buyer in deal for oceanfront Wainscott home asking $37M
Tri-State

Buyer in deal for oceanfront Wainscott home asking $37M

When there’s water, there’s a way. A Hamptons home asking $37 million, or $18.5 million for each body of...

Buyer in deal for oceanfront Wainscott home asking $37M

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