Alexander Maxwell Realty / Hudson Valley Luxury Real Estate

Buying a Home?  Price is Just the First of Six Negotiations

Buying a Home?  Price is Just the First of Six Negotiations by Dino Alexander, NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker [ Alexander Maxwell Realty ] If you haven’t purchased a home before, or if you have and didn’t bump into all six of these negotiations, you may have left money on the table. Too many homebuyers […]

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Why it is a great idea to stage your Hudson Valley house before selling it

Want to sell your home quickly and for top dollar?  Staging can help.  Staging is presenting your home in its best and most appealing light to the majority of home-buyers. In theory, staging isn’t hard or costly, but in reality, many homeowners find it difficult because it’s often hard to see something objectively when we […]

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Having Your Home Professionally Photographed? What to Do Before the Photographer Arrives

Having Your Home Professionally Photographed? What to Do Before the Photographer Arrives. by Maxwell Alexander, President, Chief Design Officer, Duncan Avenue Group The real estate market in the Hudson Valley and around the Globe has been changing rapidly, and that has created some challenges for home sellers. It was not that long ago that searching […]

Alexander Maxwell Realty: 5 top trends for your kitchen in 2018

Alexander Maxwell Realty: 5 top trends for your kitchen in 2018

(BPT) – It’s your home’s focal point. The site of some of your best moments and the base of operations for entertaining — it’s your kitchen, and no room in your home is more valuable. A magnificent kitchen defines a home, and bringing your kitchen to this level means capitalizing on today’s top trends. Many […]

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Alexander Maxwell Realty: Rent vs. own: Which is right for you?

(BPT) – If you’re thinking of buying your first home, you’ve probably wrestled with the decision to rent or own your home — and for good reason. Owning a home is a big commitment. With it comes a lot of responsibility and a long-term financial relationship. But which is right for you? To answer that, […]

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Alexander Maxwell Realty: How you can improve your FICO Score.

(BPT) – Anyone who has tried to borrow money to purchase a car, buy a home or open a revolving line of credit may be familiar with the term FICO Score. Most lenders use this scoring model, which essentially determines a person’s creditworthiness. “The FICO Score may seem like a big, daunting mystery, especially since […]

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Alexander Maxwell Realty: 5 DIY projects that will reinvent your bathroom in a weekend.

(BPT) – Ready to tackle your next home remodeling project and showcase your Do-It-Yourself (DIY) skills? Or maybe you’re an aspiring DIYer, hoping to channel your creative spirit and try your hand at the next home improvement project? Now is the time to get started. According to experts from the National Association of Home Builders, […]

Alexander Maxwell Realty: The beauty of barn doors.

Alexander Maxwell Realty: The beauty of barn doors.

(BPT) – Barn doors moved out of the farmyard and into the house a long time ago. Recently, however, they have become an even more popular and useful feature in residential design. It’s not hard to see why. “Many homeowners hear the term ‘barn door’ and think of reclaimed, rustic wood, which may not be […]