The price of a Manhattan one-bedroom goes surprisingly far in the Hamptons

By Lucy Cohen Blatter | May 23, 2014 - 8:59AM

The Hamptons is synonymous with wealth and opulence: think sprawling lawns, Porsches zipping down Highway 27 and leisurely lunches at Pierre's. But it's actually quite affordable by Manhattan standards.

It turns out that for the average price of a one-bedroom in Manhattan--which hit almost $925,000 last quarter, according to data cruncher Miller Samuel--you can get an entire house on the East End, and then some. 

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