Real estate is, of course, one of the favorite topics of conversation for a Hamptonite, and there have been some blockbusters so far this year. Study this map so you can sound knowledgeable about the big deals that have gone down since last summer at this weekend's barbecues.Read More
The 10 Biggest Hamptons Sales Since Last Summer
Your summer update
Scott Bommer sold three parcels on Lily Pond Lane for $110M. Bommer had purchased the 6.2 acres of oceanfront land in spring 2014 for $93.9M. The buyer was Houston gas billionaire Michael Smith.
The estate of late fashion executive Josephine Chaus sold her oceanfront two-acre property to David Geffen.
This property sold offmarket in October to an unknown buyer.
Eothen, the former Warhol estate, was sold by Mickey Drexler to art collector Adam Lindemann.
Cody House, the former home of Courtney Sale Ross, which David Geffen purchased in 2014 for $52M, reportedly sold for about $50M, down from its $55M whisper asking price, to developers. That property is 5.5 acres subdividable to four separate lots, which is probably what will happen. It's not oceanfront (one house away) but there's 460 feet of frontage directly on Georgica Pond.
This property sold offmarket in December to an unknown buyer.
This property, with 2.7 bayfront acres and a 10,000sf house, sold in January.
This beautiful estate, on the market for a little over a year, with five acres on the bay, sold just last autumn.
Two acres on Sam's Creek, plus a partially built 11,000sf house sold in October.
17 acres on Ocean Road along with a "rock star" house sold for a cool $23.5M in October.