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On the South Fork, Help Wanted; Must Start Immediately

From liquor stores to landscapers, East End businesses are scrambling to staff up for the summer as an increase in job opportunities, beefed-up unemployment benefits, limited seasonal work visas, and the high cost of living are making it hard to find employees. 

May 6, 2021
For Caterers, Reopening Means It's Party Time

The news on Monday of a "major reopening" of New York State came not a moment too soon for the South Fork's caterers and restaurateurs, for whom the pandemic represented an unprecedented disruption of business but who now must move swiftly to book and prepare for summer events while keeping an eye on state guidance that remains fluid.

May 6, 2021
Keeping Account 05.06.21

A new cleaning service on the Circle, inns offering books for your bedside reading pleasure, and a new gym store.

May 6, 2021
Recorded Deeds 05.06.21

The latest real estate transfers.

May 6, 2021
Recorded Deeds 04.29.21


James Polsky to Jonathan and Schuyler Levin, 28 Sarah’s Path, Nov. 20, $5,050,000.

Apr 28, 2021
In Real Estate, First Quarter of 2021 Was One for Record Books

Sales of single-family homes on the South Fork hit a record high in the first three months of the year as a surge in sales lured some who hadn't been planning to sell their houses to "seize the moment."

Apr 28, 2021
Brent’s Is on the Market

Brent’s General Store, the popular deli and catering business in Amagansett, is on the market for an undisclosed amount, according to Hal Zwick, a Compass real estate agent, who holds the listing with his colleague Jeffrey Sztorc.

For the past 34 years, the store has been owned by Artie Seekamp and his longtime business partner, David Winthrop. Mr. Seekamp declined to be interviewed about the sale.

Apr 21, 2021
Keeping Account 04.22.21

Home Health Care

Hamptons Inclusive Care, a new home health services company founded by Maka Nikachadze and Giorgi Adamashvili, has opened in Water Mill. The company’s home health professionals work with people with chronic illnesses, cognitive or physical disabilities, and terminal illnesses, as well as with people recovering at home from illness or injury or those who require assistance with everyday activities.

Apr 21, 2021
Recorded Deeds 04.22.21

The week's real estate transfers.

Apr 21, 2021
Recorded Deeds 04.15.21


Mary Karoussos to Stonyhill L.L.C., 120 Stony Hill Road, Dec. 11, $1,927,476.

Glenn Behr to Handy Lane 6 L.L.C., 35 Handy Lane, Dec. 22, $1,675,000.

Outerbridge Associates Inc. to Handy Lane 7 L.L.C., 45 Handy Lane (vacant), Dec. 22, $1,675,000.

Glenn Behr to Handy Lane 2 L.L.C., 30 Handy Lane (vacant), Dec. 22, $1,570,000.

Laura Behr to Handy Lane 1 L.L.C., 24 Handy Lane, Dec. 22, $1,200,000.



John A. Groody to STO 68 L.L.C., 68 Mecox Field Lane, Dec. 22, $6,100,000.

Apr 14, 2021
Recorded Deeds 04.08.21


Mulford Lane L.L.C. to Marina Zimina, 97 Mulford Lane, Sept. 18, $825,000.

Beowulf Capital L.L.C. to Cara and John Fry, 73 Gardiner Drive, Jan. 8, $1,875,000.

82 Beach L.L.C. to David and Kyra Barry, 82 Beach Avenue, Jan. 12, $2,200,000.



John and Kathleen LoCovare to 808 Mecox Road L.L.C., 808 Mecox Road, Sept. 3, $4,500,000.

Adam and Andrea Taetle to Michelle and Sam Koeppel, 27 Grouse Drive, Dec. 10, $5,001,014.

Apr 7, 2021
Khanh Sports to Remain in Village

Khanh Sports, an athletic gear and equipment rental store in East Hampton Village that had been due to close in February because of a steep rent increase, will be sticking around for a few more years, Khanh Ngo, the owner, said.

Apr 1, 2021