The Hudson Valley has an array of homes with so many different features and prices. Here we've put together a list of four properties for under $500,000. Give us a call and let us know what you're looking for - we'd love to show you around the area and help you find the right property that's perfect for your needs. 

557 Glenford Wittenberg Road, Bearsville NY - $199,900

Great opportunity to own this updated ranch-style home conveniently located with access to route 28 and Woodstock village. The house includes vaulted ceilings, a dining area off kitchen, living room with sliding glass door to a huge wrap-around deck, wood floors and a finished lower level with a bedroom and half bath for guests - or as an investment for Air B&B rentals.Click HERE

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Thinking of moving to the Hudson Valley full time? Or thinking about buying a weekend home in the country? Living upstate could be the best way to stay balanced when living in the fast pace of city life. Full time, part time or just visiting - check out the town of Phoenicia, New York. 

Quaint, quirky and sweet - Phoenicia is a happening little town in the heart of the Catskill Mountains. Located on route 28 in the northeast part of the Town of Shandaken, Phoenicia is the largest community there. The past few years have brought in a hip, young, artsy crowd that have helped make this town flourish with cozy boutique hotels and B&B’s, pack the town's diners in the morning and fine dining restaurants at night. You'll find two new art galleries,…

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Meet Yvonne Wilder, an agent at Halter Associates Realty. You'll most likely find Yvonne sitting on her deck, dreaming of Hawaii and casually wondering where her opal ring (you know the one with a mind of its own) disappeared to this time.  

What is your idea of perfect happiness?

Sitting on the deck of our house in the woods, watching the trees, listening to the birds calling, and holding hands with my husband.

Which living person do you most admire?

Human beings are such flawed creatures – we all contain the dichotomy of “Dark” and “Light”. But I think I would have to answer, “Tia Marie Torres” the founder of the Villa Lobos Rescue now based in New Orleans.

What is your greatest extravagance?

Spending time on myself,…

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Time to get creative and maybe redefine the overall mood of a room - or maybe even your whole house. While its easy to go for a hip cool, white wall, wooden floors and furniture with clean lines and neutral tones - color is what sets each room apart. Moving beyond colored artwork and accessories, here's an array of color palettes and enticing rooms that shout COLOR! 

How refreshing to walk into a well designed home that's awash in color. Each room projecting a unique personality that sets the tone for what you might feel - be it the calm and soothing color of pastels - the upbeat vibrancy of reds - or this years hot color palette of soothing tones of blue. Here are some inspiring rooms and color palettes that you will find on our Pinterest…

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This month’s featured property is a treasure. Imagine coming home to your private 7.8 acre Woodstock NY home surrounded by stone walls, lush forests, and the calming sound of a running stream. This unique property boasts an architect designed, cedar-sided contemporary main residence, a substantial and elegant guest house (or rental property), and a two-story garage with a spacious studio - all with the finest fit, finishes, and details.  You’ll find everything you need to live in style on private, exclusive Fox Hollow Road.

The Main Residence
The impressive main home has an open living/dining room, new kitchen with soapstone counters, warm cherry floors and ample large gathering spaces on the first floor with a fireplace and a four-season…

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Love is in the air and if you haven't already (and you really should), it’s time to start planning for that special day of love - Valentine’s Day. And how perfect is it that this year Valentine's Day falls on a weekend! Here are a few ideas to inspire your Hudson Valley romantic rendezvous with your loved one.  


Hotel Tivoli, Tivoli NY

Hotel Tivoli and its accompanying farm-to-table restaurant The Corner is a century-old building situated in the historic town of Tivoli, New York. Owned by painters Brice and Helen Marden, the property is filled with an eclectic collection of furniture, lighting and art.

The Corner Restaurant in Hotel Tivoli

The Corner offers a Mediterranean-inspired menu, prepared using local…

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