Ulster County NY Real Estate Market Reports

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Now that spring has arrived, (and yes, despite that freak snowstorm earlier this week, it is infact still spring) we’re seeing an increase of homes entering the market. Highland, in particular has some great properties that have just been listed, but with amenities as great as these properties possess, we don’t think they will be up for grabs too long!

A townhouse is a great option for young professionals or small families as a starter home or for retirees who are looking to scale back their home ownership responsibilities. Owning a townhome usually gives you access to additional amenities and use of shared spaces in the complex and also means less maintenance and upkeep on outdoor spaces (always be sure to look at HOA fees and what they include while

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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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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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Ulster County NY Homes | 5 Reasons to Buy NowUlster County NY Homes | 5 Reasons to Buy Now

Last week, Taft Street Realty started presenting the 10 reasons why now is the best time to buy Hudson Valley real estate. We talked about how lending restrictions are gradually easing, and that although interest rates are close to historic lows right now, they may not be for long! We've got more great reasons why now may be an ideal time to buy, from the improving economy to the classic debate of buying vs. renting. So to complete our two-part series here are the last 5 reasons why now is the best time to buy Ulster County NY homes for sale!

Buying Is Better Than Renting

Renting vs. buying debates are nothing new. There are valid reasons why some should rent and not buy. I totally agree home ownership is

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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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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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New Home For Sale In Saugerties NYSaugerties is the quintessential Upstate NY town. Located on the banks of the Hudson River, it has that small-town charm & feel, yet is far from a "sleepy" little village! At less than 2 hours from New York City, Saugerties is bursting with culture; full of charming shops, great restaurants, and fun things to do. That's why Taft Street Realty is happy to present our latest home for sale 12 Waldfrieden Lane Saugerties NY 12477! This charming 3 BDR / 2 BTH, 1,140 Sq. Ft. A-Frame home for sale features modern amenities and conveniences while maintaining a rustic, country feel.

real estate update in Ulster CountyThis beautiful, semi-secluded A-Frame is a weekender's dream home! A mountain cabin aesthetic blends seamlessly with modern features and appliances - making it move-in ready and just

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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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