Top eight winter things to do in the Hudson Valley. Let's make weekend's great again!

1. Take a Ride on the Polar Express Through 12/26

2. Winter Hoot! Music festival at the Ashokan Center Feb 3 - 5

3. Ice Skating at Mohonk Mountain House

4. Ski! Ski Bellayre and Wyndham

5. Go Snow Tubing at Hunter Mountain

6. Catskill Ice Festival / Winter Rock Climbing - 1/28 - 30

7. Buttermilk Spa Day - A Day of Pampering

8. Home Shopping in The Hudson Valley Four seasons of joy! We're here to help make that happen. 

Lisa Halter
Principal Broker/Owner
Halter Associates Realty

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The holidays are all about sharing magical moments with friends and family – and it all begins with your home. Here are a few simple tips on setting up a festive showcase. Follow our Home for the HolidaysPinterest Board for more inspiration. 

A wreath is one of the most welcoming holiday accents - both inside or out. 

No question about it - you gotta have a tree! 

Lights set the stage for the Holidays. From a lone string of lights to a house all aglow - have fun with it. 

Food is one of the key elements of the Holiday. Create a festive table setting. 

Surround Your home with Holiday magic - lights and mistletoe work wonders!

Savor the moment. Go outside. Build a snowman. Catch snowflakes on your tongue. Laugh and…

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Tis’ the season for finding that special gift for your loved one, family, and friends. Get into the holiday spirit by shopping in the Hudson Valley. You’ll find many unique gifts and enjoy exploring the small towns that make up this great area. Here are a few fun finds for inspiration. Just click on the product name to go to each link. 

By the way, for a truly special experience, consider shopping for a new home. Give us a call, we have wonderful options for weekend getaways, full-time homes and places to hang your shingle for an upstate business. Happy Shopping!

Tenderland Home in Phoenicia NY (Bear Pillow)  / Nectar in High Falls NY (Cafe Sign)

Loominus in Woodstock NY (Scarves)

Exit19 in Kingston NY (Great Antique and…

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If you are looking for a great house to host parties and entertain all year round, have we got a fabulous find for you! 140 Canon Circle in Woodstock NY is an amazing mid-century artist’s home, located on the flanks of Ohayo Mountain. And, it's priced to sell! 

 There are two decks with stunning views looking over the top of the Woodstock village center to the peak of Overlook Mountain. 


Built by a husband and wife team of comic book illustrator/writers over a period of thirty years, this rambling getaway incorporates hand carved wood beams, antique barn siding, greenhouses, Spanish, Japanese and mid-century modern influences into over 3,000 square feet. 


If you love gardening, there is an indoor garden and…

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There’s nothing like a cozy cabin to hole up in for the winter. Chop a few logs to throw on the fire, serve up a couple of hot toddies and leisurely enjoy perusing the Sunday Times. Yes, this could be your life. Here are a few cabins currently on the market.

273 Grogkill Road Willow, NY / $333.9K - See full listing here

8 Echo Lane, Woodstock NY / $489K - See full listing here

81 Pantherkill Road, Phoenicia NY / $215K - See full listing here

535 Mink Hollow Road, Woodstock NY / $325K - See full listing here

450 Woodland Drive, Olivebridge NY / $349K - See full listing here

Give us a call if you'd like to see one or more of these homes - we'll even have the fireplace roaring for you. 

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38 Fawn Hill Road, better known as The Silo House, is for sale! Check out this enchanting Woodstock property and imagine the possibilities.  This is a great opportunity for an experienced builder or homeowner with the resources to finish the project. Located off of a quiet country road with mountain views, this round house was crafted out of a farm silo. You are welcomed by a set of stone steps and an elevated walkway through the trees. 

There are three full floors of living space, all reflecting the rounded form of the exterior. The main, vaulted living area is bright and airy, with a fireplace and sliders that open onto a deck with mountain views. The kitchen area is plumbed, vented and wired for a kitchen, with an adjoining dining…

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