Ulster County Real Estate Blog

Thiulster20113793_640s is a beautiful Colonial home nestled in the country, yet close to all the amenities you desire. Immediately you see the extensive landscaping that this motivated owner has lovingly maintained. The front porch is perfect for rocking chairs! You then enter into the elegant foyer with double staircase reminiscent of “Gone with the Wind.” The home has a large country kitchen, oak cabinetry, complete with ceramic tile flooring. Living room with oversized windows throughout & gas burning fireplace, and a spacious dining room, perfect for dinner parties. Just a dream of a home!

The home has many luxury features, such as: hardwood flooring, central air, and a fantastic master suite to make you feel like you’re on vacation year round.  This is a perfect

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Enjoy the Peace and privacy at the end of this quiet country road. And, take in the amazing mountain views. Stunninulster20113727a_640g seven year young home with original owner has put his amazing energy in, to make this a special place. With the beautifully landscaped yard and wild rock out cropping along with stone walls you can sit back in almost any area and still have spectacular mountain views. Master suite can either be on first floor or enjoy the second floor with spectacular space. Central air, radiant heat and a huge wine cellar are only some of the amazing features of this home! There is a car port and two car garage so you won’t have to go clean your car off in the winter, or worry about getting wet in those summer thunderstorms!

You can easily enjoy

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2010-garlic-festival-poster-1_262_01         It is fall in Ulster County again, and that means many wonderful things! The cool frost is in the air, the leaves are changing from a vibrant green to electric reds, yellows and oranges! It is also time to pick your apples for your pies, and pumpkins for your Halloween jack-o-lanterns! All in all, it is a very exciting and wonderful time of year in all of the Hudson Valley. But, for those of you who enjoy food, the fall means something even more special to you. Because, it is the season for the Hudson Valley Garlic Festival in Saugerties, New York!
          The Garlic Festival is a weekend of garlic filled fun in Ulster County. This year the festival is on September 24th and 25th. This year is shaping up to be the best one yet! So make sure you

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wood_fest_613The Woodstock Film festival is one of the “musts” of the Hudson Valley. This year will play host of the 12th Annual Woodstock Film Festival (WFF). It is actually one of the top and most prestigious regional film festivals. Not only does the festival draw plenty of locals, the festival draws many film, music enthusiasts! This year should prove to be one of the best line ups yet! The line up includes over 100 independent films and music offerings. There are over 29,000 submissions from around the world, 39 different countries to be exact!

            The Woodstock Film Festival starts on Wednesday the 21st and finishes up on the 25th. There will awards give out during the festival. Among the winners will be Mark Ruffalo, who’s credits include Shutter

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There are so many Farmer’s Markets in Ulster County. Many people when they think about Farmer’s Markets think of just a bunch of fruit and vegetable stands. Ulster County has so much more to offer than that! Although farms and family orchards actually encompass about 12% of the entire county’s acreage, sop there is bountiful produce from which you can take you pick!

            There are around 10 different farmer’s markets in the county of Ulster. Not only to they offer the freshest, ripest, most delicious fruits and vegetables (that many NYC restaurants advertise using on their menus) they offer prepared foods, and other things you might be surprised to encounter at an lovely outdoor marketplace. Bread Alone, a local chain, is always selling their

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Saugerties is less than a two hour drive from the city, and is home to HITS. If you are an equestrian, this area offers ample opportunity for you to be able to enjoy your hobby. The small village offers plenty of things to do and see. The local restaurants offer delicious and fulfilling food! It is a great area to have a summer or vacation home, or to raise a family in a permanent residence! The area has miles upon miles of hiking and biking trails, and in the winter the locality of the Catskills makes skiing easy, affordable and fun!

This home on Old Stage road is only moments to 9W making shopping and restaurants easy, in addition to giving the feeling of seclusion! You can have privacy and be only moments away from the village of Saugerties where you…
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Moving to a new place can always be a little nerve racking, I should know because I am a professional at moving! You get to a new area, you love the house, you are surrounded by your stuff and your loved ones but, outside of that property line can seem like the Sahara when you don’t know what to do, or where to go. There are a number of reasons why a person might want to, or have to move. Whether it is for your job, family, or just because, you always wish that you had a cliff notes of sort for the new area!

            Ulster County is one of the easiest places to move to. The area has a good availability of things to do, and the people here are quite friendly! The area really has something for everyone. If you are into hiking, food, wine, kayaking

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Kingston is a city that is deeply rooted in this country’s history. It is right at the base of the Catskill Mountains and continues to the Hudson River. Its name lends it self to the town and city of Kingston. The area was one of the three largest settlements in New Netherland, and was the first capital of New York State. The city was then burned down by the British as they made their way up the Hudson.

In addition to this area being historical I area it is also centrally located! It is less that a two hour drive from mid town in New York City! The area has many restaurants and things to do at night time. It is a fantastic area to have a vacation home, for winter and summer months, being quiet and peaceful all year round, and providing easy

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Kingston is a city that is deeply rooted in this country’s history. It is right at the base of the Catskill Mountains and continues to the Hudson River. Its name lends it self to the town and city of Kingston. The area was one of the three largest settlements in New Netherland, and was the first capital of New York State. The city was then burned down by the British as they made their way up the Hudson. The area is located just moments from exit 19 on the thruway, and you can easily get to any area in New York from Kingston! The area continues to grow, but the regulation of the area keeps is free of sprawl and continues to be increasingly attractive to residential and commercial buyers!

Whether you are a first time home buyer, or just making room for…
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If you have a large family, and are looking for the “Big Easy”, 21 Easy Street in Hurley New York is the place for you! It is located on a pristine 7.14 acres of land, so no worries about you neighbors house, or your dogs getting onto other’s lawns! Not to mention the gorgeous landscaping and the beautiful in ground pool, which you will be praising yourself for in the summer heat!This house was clearly built and designed with the family in mind! The first floor foyer features a both gorgeous and easy to clean tile floor. The kitchen was created with the cook in mind. It features a center island, stainless appliances, counter bar. Then there are French doors leading out to a screened in porch, which is perfect for sipping lemonade or iced tea on a hot…
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