Here in the Hamptons, a real estate broker has got to do something to stand out from the crowd and scoop up the big commissions. According to the New York Times, Christopher Burnside, a broker with Brown Harris Stevens, takes them up in his Cessna to see properties by air. Yawn. Phoning it in. Let us know when brokers can take us out to look at $15 million houses in a My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding Cinderella coach; then we might be interested. Or jetpacks. Or a hovercraft.
· Showing Homes in the Hamptons, From High Above [NYT]