Business

AMAGANSETT J. and D. York to J. Dillon, 17 Grove Street, Dec. 23, $620,550. BRIDGEHAMPTON C. Finocchio to C. Platto and L. Mandell, 1888 Scuttlehole Road, 1.02 acres, Dec. 16, $1,850,000. EAST HAMPTON C. Calhoun by executors to New...

Most Excellent Inn     The votes are in, and Baker House 1650 on Main Street in East Hampton has been named the “most excellent inn” in the United States and Canada by Condé Nast Johansens international luxury...

AMAGANSETT Havey, Jones, and Wegehoft to 18 Shore Drive West, 18 Shore ­Drive West, .17 acre, Dec. 15, $700,000. EAST HAMPTON L. Harmon to J. and H. Forst, 9 Jason’s Lane, 1 acre (vacant), Dec. 9, $375,000. EAST HAMPTON VILLAGE...
   Is the glass half empty or half full? Reports presented from Suffolk Research Service and one of the East End’s real estate firms offer a nebulous view of whether the market is on the rise or still bouncing along the bottom....
   Plum TV, the upscale cable channel that serves up light entertainment geared toward tourist and resort markets, announced on Jan. 3 that the company had filed for Chapter 11 protection in federal bankruptcy court for the Southern...

The prices below have been calculated from the county transfer tax. Unless otherwise noted, the parcels contain structures.
Kathleen Beckmann started the new year by closing her real estate business, Kathleen Beckmann Real Estate, at her house on Essex Street at the east end of downtown Montauk and joining the office of Town and Country Real Estate on Main Street....

G­rowing up in Farmingdale with her parents and two brothers, Nora Kleps had the usual assortment of household pets — cats, dogs, parakeets, turtles — “anything you could buy at Woolworth’s,” she said. She also...

Free Inspections     The Georgica Services station on Springs-Fireplace Road in East Hampton and the Getty station in Sag Harbor are offering free New York State inspections with the purchase of an oil change this month and next,...