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Log House Back Spring 2015.jpgUlster County Sold Market Update

Taft Street Realty is happy to announce the latest home to be sold by one of our clients, 897 Lapla Road in Marbletown, NY!

This 1,960 sq ft, 3 BDR/ 2 BTH, log home closed on May 4th, 2016 for $385,000.



Custom Detailed Log Cabin in Marbletown, near Kingston

This spacious log cabin, filled with lots of custom details, sits on just over 6 acres of_O7A9791.jpg private, wooded land, yet is only less than 20 minutes from area hotspots of Stone Ridge, Woodstock and historic Uptown Kingston. The beautiful features of this home, including open floor plan, loft space, cathedral ceilings, large stone fireplace and many more custom details, excited buyers immediately and the detached studio/workshop space sealed the deal. The

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noname1_400_01Clients and customers often ask me how the market is doing. They also tend to ask about where home values are at today. Compared to 5-6 years ago, I’d of course say the market is down quite a bit. The good news however is that things are definitely improving. The Ulster County real estate market, Highland NY in particular, is just one of a handful of local markets to see a surge in buyer activity. In Taft Street realty’s latest market update, we wanted to share two recently sold homes in Ulster County NY to give you a better idea of what’s selling right now and where Highland NY home values are at this spring.

14 Cambridge Court

img_0993_small_400_0114 Cambridge Court Highland NY was the quintessential townhome. This 3 BDR, 2.5 BTH, 1,800 square foot home closed on May

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Home Sold in New Paltz NY New 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, 75 Hummel Road in New Paltz NY 12561. This 2,060 square foot 4 BDR / 2.5 BTH closed on May 1st, 2013 for $315,000.

4 BDR Colonial 1 Mile From New Paltz NY!

New Paltz Real Estate UpdateThis beautiful and spacious 4 BDR colonial sits at the end of a quiet, dead-end street, and is just a mile outside of the Village of New Paltz!  75 Hummel Rd. is a perfect home for entertaining friends & family, with an open kitchen, warm fireplace, and back deck off of the kitchen, ideal for BBQ'ing! Beautiful and mature landscaping graces the 1 acre property, and the full basement has the potential for the ultimate den and/or Man Cave!

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New Listing For Sale Stone Ridge NYTaft Street Realty has a new listing for sale in Stone Ridge NY that is a special treat for contemporary home lovers! 59 Mill Rd. Stone Ridge NY 12484 is a gorgeous, cedar-sided 3 BDR / 2.5 BTH home that is private & peaceful yet still just a few minutes from town. Tucked away on 6 wooded acres off of a lightly-travelled road, this home offers seclusion & quiet. 2,600 square feet of space provide an open and airy feel with plenty of room for family, guests, and storage. Located in Stone Ridge NY a centrally located Ulster County town that is close to just about everything!

Stylish Contemporary In An Ideal Stone Ridge NY Location

Stone Ridge real estate Head down a long, winding driveway to this beautifully-maintained contemporary. Mature landscaping and 6 park-like acres

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homes for sale in Hurley NY

Looking for a versatile and affordable home in a convenient location? 46 Walton Lane Hurley NY 12443 has just been reduced to $144,000! - The charming mother/daughter setup provides plenty of living options and the Hurley NY location is both convenient and quiet. Featuring many recent upgrades & updates, this 1,302 Sq. Ft. 2 BDR 2 BTH has a 2nd bedroom on the lower level that can function as a stand-alone studio apartment! Located in the Hurley area, where it's close to the conveniences of Kingston NY yet a little less busy and quieter.

Ulster County NY real estate expertsEfficient, Affordable, & Cozy Home for Sale in Hurley

Boasting numerous upgrades from a new roof to new floors, new cabinets to a new stove, this charming cottage is efficient, affordable, and cozy! A big back

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10 Reasons to Buy Now | Hudson Valley Real Estate Blog

Reasons to buy Ulster County real estateYou’ve probably heard by now that it’s a buyer’s market with Hudson Valley real estate. Well that’s true. In fact, Taft Street Realty believes that now may be one of the best times in recent history to purchase a home for sale. There are a number of different factors that when combined, create an ideal buyer's market currently happening right now! In this latest blog post, Taft Street will break down the 10 reasons to buy Hudson valley real estate, now!

Lending Criteria Easing?

So far in 2013 it looks like lending institutions are easing the qualification criteria for mortgages. We've experienced the boom days, where anyone with a pulse could get a loan, and the bust days, where banks wanted to

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homes for sale in Rosendale NY Homes for sale in Rosendale NY are as unique and diverse as Rosendale itself! This quirky & hip Ulster County town is a perfect example of the "live & let live" atmosphere that permeates throughout the Hudson Valley region. Full of great restaurants, small businesses, and charming shops, Rosendale is a great meeting place for friends; either for a meal or drink, or to spend the afternoon! Real estate in Rosendale offers everything from affordable starter homes, to private and secluded luxury homes. Rosendale's increasing popularity, thanks in part to exposure from the New York Times and other publications, have turned the area into a hotspot of sorts on the Ulster County real estate market. Great deals can still be found in Rosendale area however, you

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real estate tips for buyersOnce you have made the decision to begin looking for homes on the Ulster County real estate market there are certain things you should definitely know first to avoid added stress and complications down the road. At Taft Street Realty, we protect our buyers and make every effort to give them all the tools and resources they need as they begin their house hunting journey, wherever it may be in the Hudson Valley region of Upstate New York. Although we focus primarily on the Ulster County NY home search, we know our tips and advice will help buyers pretty much anywhere! So without any further delay, here are 5 MUST KNOW tips for homebuyers and yet another Ulster County real state blog post authored by Taft Street Realty! Enjoy!

Loan Programs 101 | Pros

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Homes for sale around Rosendale NYRosendale is one of the coolest, up & coming towns in Ulster County NY! Full of unique restaurants & eateries, bars, and small businesses & shops, Rosendale has a small but fun nightlife and a bustling main street! That's why Taft Street Realty is pleased to present our latest home for sale 935 Creek Locks Rd. Rosendale NY 12472! This absolutely stunning, beautifully restored, 3 BDR / 2.5 BTH, 2,264 Sq. ft. farmhouse has been artfully updated with top-notch craftsmanship and attention to detail!

Ulster County MLS Listings UpdatePainstakingly restored with a focus on efficiency and a beautiful sense of style, this spacious cedar-sided beauty blends country charm and state-of-the-art amenities. Just some of the endless features of the home are wide board hardwood floors, a wrap-around

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Ulster County Property Tax Info | How Not Knowing the True Numbers Can Hurt You

Ulster County Property Tax InfoNot too long ago, property taxes were not a major concern when looking at Ulster County homes for sale. Property taxes rarely, if ever, got in the way of a sale when it came time to close. My how the times have changed! These days knowing the exact property taxes on a home for sale is a MUST. Otherwise buyers may be in for a big and possibly very costly surprise. With the date for tax grievances quickly approaching, we here at Taft Street Realty thought it would be a good time to talk about property taxes and how to obtain accurate tax information from your local municipality. In some cases if a buyer thinks the taxes are too high they may be able to get permission from the

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