Why 2021 is the Best Year to Switch and Join Alexander Maxwell Realty

Why 2021 is the Best Year to Switch and Join Alexander Maxwell Realty

The way people buy and sell things has inherently changed in the last decade. Why should real estate be any different? Even before the pandemic, real estate industry as you know it has been lagging dreadfully behind, but Alexander Maxwell Realty is disrupting the system with a bold, new outlook on what is necessary to become a successful real estate agent and take on the challenges of the new post-pandemic reality. Why 2021 is the Best Year to Switch and Join Alexander Maxwell Realty by […]

Maxwell Alexander, Co-Founder and CMO, Alexander Maxwell Realty

How to Take Pictures of Your Freshly Staged Home – Real Estate Photography Tips by Photographer Maxwell Alexander

Once you have your home staged, you’re going to want to have professional photos taken. This will range in price and some can be expensive – but what you pay out in good quality photos, you will reap by having your home sell quickly. If you don’t want to hire a professional photographer or working with the best real estate photographer in Hudson Valley is just not in the budget, then you can do it yourself with a little bit of creativity and research. You […]

How to Make Your Hudson Valley Rental Feel Like Home by Jessica Hill Photography by Maxwell Alexander

How to Make Your Hudson Valley Rental Feel Like Home by Jessica Hill

According to Statista.com, “The share of Americans who rent their home is 27%, the share of non-homeowners who can’t afford to buy a home is 43%, the share of renters living in single-family homes in the US is 42%, and the share of renters under 30 years old in the US is 49%.” How to Make Your Hudson Valley Rental Feel Like Home by Jessica Hill Photography by Maxwell Alexander Maybe you are a new renter or someone who has been renting for a while […]

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Contemporary Colonial Luxury Home in Poughkeepsie

On the New York real estate map of the best places to reside, Hudson Valley is the rising star. Residents love the region for its historical charm, natural surroundings, and luxurious yet organic lifestyle so close to the World’s Capital – New York City. Contemporary Colonial Luxury Home in Poughkeepsie, New York by Toni Ann Perry, Licensed RE Salesperson, Alexander Maxwell Realty Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Group The Hudson Valley is a world-class destination with everything you could want and more. It is home to a […]

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5 Tips to Ensure Your Home’s Showing Is a Success

The purpose of showing your home is to hook a buyer. You want the buyers to come through your house and be impressed – so impressed in fact, that they’re ready to make an offer. You’ll have one chance to make a first impression on the potential buyers and you want to make it count. Focusing on the outside is the first tip. Make sure that you don’t neglect the outside of your home. 5 Tips to Ensure Your Home’s Showing Is a Success by […]

Hudson Valley Home for Sale - 1162 Union Ave, Newburgh, NY 12550

SOLD: Beautiful Victorian Hudson Valley Home in Newburgh, NY

SOLD: Hudson Valley Home for Sale: 1162 Union Ave, Newburgh, NY 12550 – $350,000 + Listing Details Expand MLS ID : 6041638 Status : For Sale Village/Town : Newburgh, NY School District : Newburgh Asking Price : $350,000. Property Type : Single Family Basement : Unfinished Year Renovated : 2019 Sq Ft : 2,080 Sq.Ft Lot Size : 0.6 acres Year Built : 1936 Floors : 2 Bedrooms : 3 Bathrooms : 2 Listing Broker : Almax Realty Hudson Valley Home for Sale – 1162 Union Ave, Newburgh, NY 12550 Welcome to the beautiful traditional […]

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4 Home-Selling Ideas That You May Be Overlooking

Selling your home can take a fair deal of work. Some of the things that you need to do tend to be clear enough — you need to find a real estate agent, for instance, and tell everyone you know that your home is for sale. Other parts of the home selling process may be less obvious, however. It’s important to make sure that you don’t overlook them. What follows are five ideas for things that you should do to attract the attention of buyers […]

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Common Mistakes People Make When Trying to Sell Their Home in the Hudson Valley

Selling a home in the Hudson Valley can be exciting and frustrating all at the same time. Of course, you’ll increase your excitement and lessen your frustration if you sell your house quickly and efficiently. But to sell your house fast, you’re going to need to make sure you’re not making any mistakes that could lead to buyers passing over your home. If it is your first time selling a house, consider these common mistakes that sellers make prior to putting their home on the […]

8 Great DIY Tips for Shooting Your Own Real Estate Photos

8 Great DIY Tips for Shooting Your Own Real Estate Photos

Real estate listings with pictures are more likely to get noticed, leading to a faster sale. Getting the best pictures involves hiring a professional real estate photographer, but not every seller has a budget to accommodate that. Some agents have a photographer on retainer who will take the pictures for you, but most of the time you are on your own. Remember that the most important thing is to have pictures available. People want to see the general appearance of a house before they commit […]

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

by Dino Alexander, NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker 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 are fixated on the offer price for the home, but there are a number of opportunities to negotiate that can save you a ton of money. And, it’s not just money on the deal. It can be money every month for years. #1: The Offer Price […]

Are you selling Your Hudson Valley Home? Here are a few things to consider before your first price drop.

Are you selling Your Hudson Valley Home? Here are a few things to consider before your first price drop. By Realtor Maxwell Alexander It’s the end of a crazy summer here in the Hudson Valley’s real estate market. Bidding wars are far less frequent and the average number of buyers trying to get the same property went down from dozens to just a few. So your house might be in perfect shape and you’ve priced it right, but still, due to seasonal market fluctuations, your […]

How to design your kitchen like a Millennial – Kitchen Design Trends – Hudson Valley Style Magazine

How to design your kitchen like a Millennial – Kitchen Design Trends by Hudson Valley Style Magazine

How to design your kitchen like a Millennial – Kitchen Design Trends – Hudson Valley Style Magazine by Maxwell Alexander, Designer, Realtor®, Editor in Chief of the Hudson Valley Style Magazine Ah, Millennials, it warms my heart writing about Us – the most consciously awaken generation humans produced so far. We literally design the world around us in sync with Nature and the Universe. So what does it means to design a kitchen like a Millennial? Kitchen is the new Living Room As Millennials are […]

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How to Know When You Should Sell Your Rental Property

How to Know When You Should Sell Your Rental Property by Dino Alexander, REALTOR®, Principal Broker, Alexander Maxwell Realty Hudson Valley used to be a summer vacation destination for generation, however, the way we live and work has changed. Thanks to advances in technology, many are able to work form their home office and choose to live outside of busy cities like New York. In the same time, the number of vacation homes in the Hudson Valley and specifically in Catskills, Woodstock area has declined and […]

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Alexander Maxwell Realty has revolutionized Hudson Valley Real Estate Industry with its Strategic Marketing Approach

Press-Release: Alexander Maxwell Realty has revolutionized Hudson Valley Real Estate Industry with its Global Marketing Approach Kingston, NY, USA – June 24, 2019 Alexander Maxwell Realty has just opened its doors on Wall Street in Kingston’s Stockade District with a bold promise of taking Hudson Valley Real Estate Industry to the whole new level. Thanks to the advancements of technology followed by the influx of new generation of tech-, design-, and style-savvy consumers, the way people buy and sell things has inherently changed in the […]

Five Factors That Impact How Quickly Your Hudson Valley Home Will Sell

Five Factors That Impact How Quickly Your Home Will Sell by Dino Alexander, REALTOR®, Principal Broker, Alexander Maxwell Realty When you put your house on the market in the Hudson Valley or beyond, it can be difficult to tell how long it will be on there before it is sold. This makes planning for other things, such as moving out and buying a new place, harder to do. Here are five factors that can impact how quickly your home will sell.  Neighborhood Appeal Consider your surrounding neighborhood. […]

Who is shopping for real estate today? - Infographic by Alexander Maxwell Realty - Luxury Real Estate Properties in the Hudson Valley and beyond.

Who is Shopping for Real Estate Today?

If you are selling real estate, this information can help you to adjust your marketing strategy, give you an idea on how to stage your home or where to look for your buyers. If you are in search of a home yourself, knowing who is your competition can give you an advantage as well: You might be able to adjust your search criteria and get a better deal where it’s less crowded. Whether you are selling or buying real estate, we are here to help! […]

Modern Rustic Style Takes over Hudson Valley Real Estate Market

Modern Rustic Style takes over Hudson Valley Real Estate Market

Modern Rustic Style takes over Hudson Valley Real Estate Market Interview and Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Realtor®, Editor in Chief, Hudson Valley Style Magazine Read Original Story in the Hudson Valley Style Magazine Brooklynites Myles and Desire O’Connell were frequent visitors to the Catskills and the Hudson Valley, up until they bumped into each other on a hike near Woodstock. Soon after, Myles proposed to Desire on the top of the Panther Mountain in Shandaken. It was a matter of time for them to start […]

Home for Sale: Modern Rustic Luxury Home in Cornwall on Hudson, NY / Alexander Maxwell Realty

SOLD: Modern Rustic Luxury in Cornwall on Hudson, NY

Sold: Cornwall on Hudson, New York Listing Details : Expand MLS ID : 4911376 Status : Available For Sale Village/Town : Cornwall on Hudson School District : Cornwall Asking Price : $259,000.00 Property Type : Single Family Basement : Partially Finished Year Renovated : 2019 Sq Ft : 1100 Sq.Ft Lot Size : 0,27 acres Bedrooms : 2 Bathrooms : 1.5 Year Built : 1872 Floors : 2 Listing Broker : Alexander Maxwell Realty Welcome to the historic (circa 1870) home in the heart of the quaint Village of Cornwall on Hudson, NY. Completely reimagined by the award-winning Duncan Avenue […]

Home buying and real estate trends infographic by Alexander Maxwell Realty

Who is Your Buyer? Infographic by Alexander Maxwell Realty

Who is Your Buyer? Infographic by Alexander Maxwell Realty Thinking about selling your luxury real estate property in the Hudson Valley? At our first meeting and walkthrough of your property, we will discuss the initial market assessment,  pricing, and marketing strategy. We will talk about your target goals and the best way to reach them. We’ll help you to achieve an optimal market positioning based on your goals, whether it is the sale price or timing.