Selling a Home

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Ahh, the sweet scent of summer is practically at our doorsteps, but it might not be in our homes just yet. Yes, it’s time to open up those windows, let in some fresh, spring country air and de-winterize, Hudson Valley!

If you’re thinking of listing your home on the market this spring, it’s more important than ever to be on top of your spring cleaning and de-winterizing game if you want to avoid any potential headaches down the road in the sales process. Sometimes a clean, bright, uncluttered space is all that it takes to get the offer that you were looking for as opposed to no offer at all. Proper de-winterizing and preventative maintenance is also much easier to keep up with, rather than waiting and hearing some disconcerting news after a home

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Saugerties Homes for saleToday’s real estate transaction has changed drastically in recent years. What used to be a slam dunk during the good ol' days of 2004-2007, now almost takes a miracle worker! The rise of the Internet has altered the way we search for homes, with most of the legwork being done online. If you’re planning on selling your Saugerties NY property and/or home these days, more needs to be done than simply putting a sign out front and waiting for offers. Homes for sale in Saugerties NY need to be properly marketed online so that they get maximum exposure on the web and attract buyers. Taft Street Realty is made up of Internet marketing specialists who understand the online real estate market and know how to get our homes for sale viewed online (repeatedly!) by

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Ulster County NY Home ValuesSay you're thinking of selling a home in Ulster County and want to boost its value, or perhaps you'd simply like to do some improvements that would be worthwhile. Where does one start? When doing home improvements, you always want to be sure that you're increasing the overall value of your home, while not over-spending and/or putting too much money into an unworthy investment. As Realtors, we here at Taft Street Realty have some tips and advice that can help you prioritize your home improvements based on value and ROI, which stands for "return on investment". So get your imagination flowing because without further ado, here are the best ways to increase home values in Ulster County NY!

1) The Kitchen Is Still King

We've all heard the saying, "the

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 Marlboro NY Homes For Sale Marlboro NY Home Values - Ulster County SOLD Market Update  

Taft Street Realty is happy to announce the latest home to be SOLD to one of our clients, 10 Vineyard Lane in Marlboro NY. This 2,764 square foot 4BDR / 3BTH closed on November 13th, 2012 for $260,000. A spacious colonial with a mother/daughter layout, this home is essentially brand new and move-in ready!

Ulster County NY Real EstateThis beautiful and open colonial is virtually new construction. Cathedral ceilings and scenic views provide a great space for entertaining friends and family. An open floor plan and built-in 3 car garage provide plenty of room for all of one's belongings, vehicles, and toys. The mother/daughter setup offers versatility and different options for the homeowner. A nice, 2nd story balcony

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Ulster County NY Home InspectorsThe home inspection is a very important part to buying and/or selling a home in Ulster County NY. A thorough home inspection will uncover any hidden issues that a home may have so that they can be addressed prior to the closing. While a good inspection certainly provides reassurance to the buyer, it is also an extremely useful tool for a home seller as well. At Taft Street Realty, we're often asked for recommendations for home inspectors around the Ulster County NY area. Based upon positive feedback we've received from our clients and our own experiences after many real estate transactions, we've compiled a list of Ulster County NY home inspectors who are helpful and reliable. So in no particular order here are 6 Ulster County NY home inspectors!

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Stone Ridge Real Estate SOLD Report Stone Ridge NY Home Values - Ulster County SOLD Market Update

Taft Street Realty is happy to announce the latest home to be SOLD to one of our clients, 356 Ashokan Road in Stone Ridge NY. This 2,735 square foot 5BDR / 2BTH closed on September 24, 2012 for $328,500. A unique contemporary with expert craftsmanship throughout - this home is truly one of a kind!

Stone Ridge NY MLS UpdateThis country contemporary has both a modern and rustic feel. Central air conditioning and a back-up generator provide comfort and peace of mind. A beautiful sunroom with a gas stove allows one to sit and enjoy the 5.5 acres of surrounding land no matter what season! This home boasts a master suite, and the workmanship and attention to detail that only having a master craftsman as a former owner

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Highland NY SOLD Real Estate Highland NY Home Values - Ulster County SOLD Market Update  

Taft Street Realty is happy to announce the latest home to be SOLD to one of our clients, 160 Sterling Place in Highland NY. This 1,396 square foot 3BDR / 2.5BTH closed on September 21, 2012 for $158,000. This 3 bedroom townhome offers plenty of features and an ideal location!

Real Estate In Highland NYConvenience and comfortable living are some of the benefits of this Highland NY townhouse. An open and spacious dining area is perfect for entertaining, and a wood fireplace provides both warmth and ambiance! A private backyard overlooking beautiful rock outcroppings provides a nice outdoor space to enjoy! Updates include new carpeting, a fresh new paint job and new windows. This Highland NY home was purchased way

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Home for sale in Saugerties NYSaugerties NY Home Values - Ulster County SOLD Market Update

Taft Street Realty is happy to announce the latest home to be SOLD in Saugerties NY to one of our clients, 16 Edgewood Drive. This 1,544 square foot 3BDR / 2BTH closed on August 30, 2012 for $172,000. This charming ranch has a pool, finished basement, and ideal Saugerties NY location!

Real Estate Saugerties NY Ulster CountyThis just sold 3BDR Saugerties NY home is very well maintained and ready for its new owner! The kitchen features two sky lights to let that morning sun shine in, and hardwood floors adorn the bedrooms and living room. The finished basement offers a separate room for storage in addition to being a great den! The 2nd full bath with washer/dryer set up and attached garage provide that extra convenience!

Real Estate Market Update Saugerties NYThis

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New Paltz NY Home For SaleNew Paltz NY Home Values - Ulster County SOLD Market Update

Taft Street Realty is happy to announce the latest home to be SOLD to one of our clients, 66 N. Ohioville Rd in New Paltz NY. This 1,792 square foot 3BDR / 2BTH closed on August 29, 2012 for $235,000. This charming ranch is "move-in ready" and literally minutes from the bustling Village of New Paltz NY.

3 bdr ranch for sale New Paltz NYGranite countertops, hardwood floors throughout, and 3 acres of land are just some of the features of this quaint New Paltz NY ranch. A large & open living area and inviting kitchen make 66 N. Ohioville Rd. ideal for entertaining friends and family. A master suite with a full bath and a full basement for extra storage complete the picture for the interior of this home.

New Paltz NY Real Estate3 acres of land and an

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Price Or Patience In Ulster County NY Home SellingListing your home in a down or declining market is not an easy decision to make these days. The fear and uncertainty of your home not selling weighs heavily on the mind. Who wouldn’t stress over that? A home is probably one of the largest investments a person makes in their lifetime. Selling that investment should be carefully considered. Homeowners should be knowledgeable themselves about the local market trends, but it helps even more when you have a real team behind you that really knows the market conditions, someone you can trust to have your back and best interests at heart. Taft Street Realty is that local trusted Ulster County NY Real Estate Broker!

Home Sellers Must Weigh Their Options In Ulster County NYIf you are putting your home on the market (or already have) you must determine whether you have

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