(Guided) flight to the suburbs: Q&A, Part II

From the August issue: Summer is traditionally moving time. For many New Yorkers, particularly families, that means leaving the city entirely. Nationwide, people aged 30 to 44 are moving to the suburbs at a faster clip than in the 1990s, according to the data analysis website FiveThirtyEight. And the New York Times recently reported that bidding […]

Compass taps Sotheby’s John Gicking to co-captain Hamptons ops

John Gicking Take a punch, throw a punch. After losing its top Hamptons executive to Sotheby’s International Realty, Compass has poached a new manager from within Sotheby’s ranks. The firm tapped John Gicking, a former Wall Street executive who managed Sotheby’s East Hampton office, as senior managing director of sales, it said Thursday. Gicking will […]

Compass’ Ed Reale defects to Sotheby’s

From left: Ed Reale and Kathy Korte Ed Reale, who spent five years at Brown Harris Stevens before jumping to Compass in October to lead its nascent Hamptons operation, is on the move again, this time to Sotheby’s International Realty. The sales manager and real estate attorney will lead Sotheby’s offices in Southampton and Bridgehampton, […]