Hamptons Cheat Sheet: South Fork one-ups Airbnb law, artists protest beachfront demolition through tapestry … & more

South Fork: Hey Airbnb, Cuomo may be your new archenemy but we’re not your friend either Airbnb may be suing New York state over a new law that levies fines on New York City hosts with illegal listings, but penalties are even more severe in the South Fork, according to 27East. The law passed by Gov. […]

Hamptons Cheat Sheet: Elliman sues hedge fund bro, East Hampton’s paddleboard existentialism … & more

Douglas Elliman sues disgraced hedge funder for unpaid commission This is what happens when you dine and dash. Douglas Elliman is suing Guy de Chimay, a former hedge manager convicted of running a Ponzi scheme, claiming the financier skipped out on the 6 percent commission fee after the brokerage helped sell his East Hampton house. […]

Hamptons Cheat Sheet: Jackie O’s summer getaway asks $54M, Southampton goes land shopping … & more

Jackie O’s childhood summer getaway hits the market for $54M Now here’s a house of style if ever you’ve seen one. Designer Reed Krakoff is asking $54 million for an 11-acre East Hampton compound, the very same century-old abode where Jacqueline Onassis Kennedy spent her summers as a child. Krakoff, the former executive director of […]