Catskill Real Estate: Buy a Country House
Community Spotlight / Hudson Valley Real Estate / Real Estate Stories

Catskill Real Estate: Buy a Country House

I remember the moment I decided it was time to buy a country house, to find an escape from Brooklyn. It was Friday about 3:00 pm and the weekend was going to be hot and sticky. I knew the only relief I had AT HOME was to sit in a cool bathtub to escape feeling suffocated.  Our 5-year-old daughter could … Continue reading

Build a New Old House in The Catskills?
Hudson Valley Real Estate / New Construction / Real Estate Stories / The Catskill Farms

Build a New Old House in The Catskills?

Build a new old house in the Catskills? For a buyer looking to build a retreat in the Catskills – a  new old house – with character and charm and none of the worries that come along w/owning an antique home, the thought of the building process can be daunting.  But there’s a great solution to … Continue reading

Food, Clothing and Shelter
Hudson Valley Real Estate / Local Market Reports / Real Estate Stories

Food, Clothing and Shelter

We all need the basics to survive but trends have changed in the last few years, for example: The movement toward healthy eating is an epidemic that is taking hold. Everyone is looking for discounts even if income levels can afford fancy designer labels. Shelter is downsizing, even the McMansions, a symbol of upward mobility … Continue reading

Home Values: You Can’t Always Get What You Want
For Sellers / Hudson Valley Real Estate / Local Market Reports / Real Estate Stories

Home Values: You Can’t Always Get What You Want

A homeowner’s valuation of their homes can sometimes be at odds with a Real Estate professional’s valuation.  But in the end, the market is what will determine the selling price of a home. A “Market Analysis” is the research that real estate professionals do to determine the value of a property.  There are 3 specific categories we … Continue reading