Real Estate

At the property known as Franklin Triangle, the owners of Brass and Burl want to connect a house and barn to create a 2,500-plus-square-foot retail space. Jamie Bufalino

Groundbreaking is close; first group of tenants likely to move in by late 2020
Catherine Casey, the executive director of the East Hampton Housing Authority, displayed a photo of the modular buildings to be constructed for affordable housing in Amagansett. Jamie Bufalino

Adam Shapiro, a founder of East Rock Capital, wants permission to build worker housing, in blue, and a greenhouse on preserved farmland he owns near his house on Butter Lane in Bridgehampton. The East Hampton Star

The preservation fund provides money for land preservation and water quality improvement with proceeds of a 2-percent real estate transfer tax imposed by the five East End towns. Durell Godfrey

Storied house had just two owners in 139 years
Perched above the beach at Georgica, Kilkare boasts chevron-ribbed ceilings, wide-plank pumpkin pine floors, and the grand staircase with the widened treads to accommodate women wearing Victorian gowns. Durell Godfrey

Southampton Town’s sales went the other way

Jay Hamel, who has owned Murf's Backstreet Tavern since 2007, has put the Division Street bar on the market after some serious problems with the New York State Liquor Authority. Jamie Bufalino

Sales of luxury homes, defined as those priced at $5 million and up, were robust, while those of lower-priced ones lagged behind

A mixed-use group of lots fronting on Main Street in Sag Harbor is listed for just under $12 million. Jamie Buffalino