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 Hamptons Top Stories

July 23, 2019Robert Futterman was charged with a DUI after a Hamptons car crash.

The Latest

A rendering of 12 Eileen’s Path, East Hampton (Corcoran)
Tri-State Issue

Think buying in the Hamptons is tough? Try building

When it comes to trophy homes, Hamptonites tend not to trust anyone’s taste but their own. There is always...

Think buying in the Hamptons is tough? Try building
North Fork home inventory can’t meet demand
Tri-State Issue

North Fork home inventory can’t meet demand

That warm westerly breeze you feel? That’s coming from the North Fork of Long Island, where the real estate...

North Fork home inventory can’t meet demand
Retailers rush to open in the Hamptons
Issue

Retailers rush to open in the Hamptons

Phil Zelonky has been planning to open a pop-up nightclub in the Hamptons ever since his first club, Noir, debuted in Manhattan two years ago. There’s just one issue: finding a space. As New...

Retailers rush to open in the Hamptons
East End reels from influx of year-round visitors
Tri-State Issue

East End reels from influx of year-round visitors

In the Hamptons, summer vacationers and year-round residents endure something of a symbiotic relationship. The hedge funders, Hollywood types,...

East End reels from influx of year-round visitors
1384 Meadow Lane
Tri-State Issue

The 20 priciest Hamptons sales this year

UPDATED, May 14, 2021, 6:45 p.m.: Home sellers’ usual strategy is to list in the spring, when buyers are most active. But Hamptons buyers could hardly be more active than they have been in...

The 20 priciest Hamptons sales this year

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