Will there be a better real estate story in the Hamptons this summer than a 19-year-old society vixen shelling out $550,000 for a summer rental? Of course, silly! This is the Hamptons! Hamptons Cottages & Gardens (a magazine with which Curbed shares a loving, symbiotic relationship) reports that the $12.5 million estate of late advertising great Jay Chiat (right) has just hit the market after a dispute between Chiat's wife, Edwina von Gal, and Chiat's kids was resolved. And, the magazine offers this analysis of home trends in the Hamptons: "It?s bigger, grander and gross."
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