Real estate insight: Green home improvements boost value, shorten sale time

Going green a smart real estate strategy that adds value

Real estate insight: Green home improvements boost value, shorten sale time (BPT) – Are you thinking of selling your house and want to know some of the best ways to boost your home’s value, demand top dollar and potentially inspire a bidding war? Whether you’re selling in a few months or a few years, there […]

Tips for embracing the benefits of natural light

Tips for embracing the benefits of natural light

(BPT) – With daylight saving time in full effect, sunlight can be harder to come by. According to a recent study by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), humans spend an average of 90 percent of their days indoors, so savoring every opportunity for natural sunlight is more important than ever, especially during winter months. However, […]

Charming Hudson Valley Lake House - Alexander Maxwell Realty

Sold: Charming Hudson Valley Style Lake House

Charming Hudson Valley Style Lake House by Duncan Avenue Design Studio Welcome to a home in the quiet Hudson Valley Lake community. It was fully renovated with design and functionality in mind. A bonus room with a walk-in closet gives this two bedroom home the flexibility to create the space you need (additional bedroom, office […]

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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 […]

Duncan Avenue Home Staging Infographic

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 […]

Spacious and Bright Living Room

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, […]