HARALD GRANT NEWS ITEMS FOR 2010:
August 5, 2010: Another ranking of the top Hamptons brokers.
Picking up from The Real Deal article (see August 1, 2010 news item, following), here is the link to a digested version that ran on Long Island newsday.com, click here: Real LI.
August 1, 2010: The Real Deal: Hamptons Heaviest Hitters: Ranking East End brokers with the biggest listings.
The article tallied listings with asking proces over $5 million, and ranked the Hamptons "creme de la creme" brokers accordingly. From the article:
"At the front of the pack is Harald Grant of Sotheby's International."
"When it comes to dominating the Hamptons market, in both listing and sales, East End brokers almost universally concede that Harald Grant, a senior vice president at Sotheby's is paramount."
To read the article in its entirety, please click here: Hamptons Heaviest Hitters.
July 29, 2010: Haute Living Magazine. Harald Grant Presents Two Trees Farm in Bridgehampton for $75 Million.
Two Trees Farm, the world-class equestrian center, host to Mercedes Benz Polo Challenges, stretches across 115 acres of Bridgehampton land. Approved subdivision in place for 19 separate, two-plus-acre lots, six that border Long Pond with 900 ft. of total waterfront ? plus agricultural reserves of 60+ acres. The working horse farm includes three barns, each with tack rooms and kitchens, plus eight grooms? apartments with full kitchens & baths, 100 stalls, two indoor arenas, two storage facilities, paddocks, and two polo fields. Historic primary residence, with four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths, & four fireplaces, is fully-renovated yet retains its old-world details. Outside, sculpted gardens, in-ground, Gunite pool and all-weather tennis court. A second full-residence, property manager?s house, contains four bedrooms and two baths. Truly, a unique, one-of-a-kind opportunity to develop an authentic equestrian community.
To see the article in Haute Living , click here.
April 29, 2010: 27East Real Estate: Agency News: Sotheby's International Realty brokers biggest Hamptons sale of 2010.
"Sotheby's International Realty Senior Vice President Harald Grant was the broker for a $24.5 million sale of two adjoining vacant lots, located at 455 and 456 Captains Neck Lane in Southampton Village, which closed on Monday, April 26. The sale was the biggest so far of 2010."
Read the full article here: 27east Real Estate.
April, 2010: Sotheby's International Realty announces the highest sale in the Hamptons of 2010:
"As May approaches, we're finding that it's more than visitors who are returning to the East End. Buyers are returning too. We've seen a dramatic increase in activity that is translating into sales in all segments of the market. As Always, we have some truly unique and special properties available, and like this spectacular waterfront property listed and just sold by Harald Grant, buyers are discovering them:
Southampton Estate Section, NY: Two lots on coveted Captains Neck Lane totaling over nine acres and offering 500 feet of exquisite water frontage. Sold: $24,500,000
HARALD GRANT: TOP NEWS ITEMS:
HARALD GRANT, the nation's number one real estate professional for individual sales volume in 2006 has maintained a top-performing position ever since. Read The Wall Street Journal article, "The Man the Best Call the Best," by clicking here.
The Top 50 Agents by Volume, according to data from lives of real estate (lore) magazine: "The 200: The Real Estate Top Two Hundred Professionals 2006," presented by The Wall Street Journal and Real Trends:
To read the complete lore article, click here. Excerpted quote: "Grant says that the key to his success...is..."credibility and knowing his market."