Millennials: The Balancing Act of Working from Home - New Book Announcement by Maxwell L. Alexander, CMO Almax Realty

Millennials: The Balancing Act of Working from Home – New Book Announcement

I’ve heard people say that the main reason that they want to work at home is because they can work only when they want to work. It IS true that you can set your own work hours when you work at home but it does NOT mean that you don’t have to have set work hours. A ‘hit or miss’ work schedule…or rather, the lack of any work schedule at all, simply will not work. Time is of the Essence! YOUR time! Working at Home? […]

Thinking About Buying a Home in Hudson Valley? Here is a Quick Explanation of the Mortgage Concept by Dino Alexander

Thinking About Buying a Home in Hudson Valley? Here is a Quick Explanation of the Mortgage Concept

Real estate loan is what a lot of people use to buy their home. Real estate loans have been instrumental in bringing joy to people by making that unaffordable house affordable. Some real estate investors too make use of real estate loans for buying properties. However, real estate loan is not free money and anyone who buys real estate or plans to buy real estate using real estate loan must understand the concept of real estate loan very clearly. Thinking About Buying a Home? Here […]

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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 […]

Decorating the Interior of your Home - Tips and Ideas by Realtor Jessica Hill

Decorating the Interior of your Home – Tips and Ideas by Realtor Jessica Hill

Is it time again to consider decorating the interior of your home? Are you enthused about this possibility or are you frustrated? Does the thought decorating the interior or your home make you want to skip town or does it make you anxious and excited? There are certainly mixed feelings when it comes to decorating the interior of homes. Not everyone is creative or skilled. They might assume they are incapable of interior decorating. Some people simply do not like this sort of project. Then […]

Take a Tour of the Holiday Decor at The Hudson Villa - Luxury Home for Sale in Chester, NY

Take a Photo Tour of the Holiday Decor at The Hudson Villa – Luxury Home for Sale in Chester, NY

The gorgeous property is in Chester, New York, and just a short 18-minute helicopter ride from Manhattan. It is the creation of esteemed architect Paul Rudolph and was originally owned by Henry Hudson’s family (hence the historical and fitting name). Paul Rudolph‘s vision transformed the villa into a spectacular summer paradise and private resort. The lux property features a white sand beach, swimming pool, cabanas, spa, jacuzzi tub, helipad, and impeccably sculptured gardens alive with splashes of floral color. Holidays at The Hudson Villa – Photo Story […]

Unique Home Decorating Ideas for the Christmas Holiday – by Realtor Jessica Hill

Unique Home Decorating Ideas for the Winter Holidays – by Realtor Jessica Hill

Home decorating is great any time of the year but it seems to be exceptionally popular during the Winter Holidays. When December rolls around, people are making plans to decorate and are searching for unique home decorating ideas for the winter holidays. Since this season only comes once a year, people tend to go all out, filling their homes with festive ornaments and decorations. Unique Home Decorating Ideas for the Winter Holidays – by Realtor Jessica Hill Photography by Maxwell Alexander There are many home […]

The Valley of Gold – Explore New Wall Art Collection by Maxwell L. Alexander

The Valley of Gold – Explore New Wall Art Collection by Maxwell L. Alexander

Winter Holidays is the most Magical Season of the Year. In The Valley of Gold Holiday Fine Art Canvas Prints Collection, Photographer Maxwell Alexander catches the beauty of holiday lights reflecting in vibrant holiday decor around the Hudson Valley. Wether it’s ornaments on the Christmas Tree or sparkling bokeh lights on the golden jewelry – authentic Holiday Magic is in the every piece of this collection. The Valley of Gold – Explore New Wall Art Collection by Photographer Maxwell L. Alexander And while you are doing your […]

Apples, Autumn and Ulster County – Hudson Valley Style Fall Dinner with Toni Ann Perry

Apples, Autumn and Ulster County – Hudson Valley Style Fall Dinner with Toni Ann Perry

Hudson Valley is a wonderful place to live. We have the majestic Hudson River and its now world-famous Walkway Over the Hudson. The rich fertile land lends itself to extensive agriculture, whether plants or livestock; and its proximity to New York City with rail, bus, or auto choices accommodates all to its vast cultural experiences. Having the acclaimed Culinary Institute of America located smack in the middle has helped in raising the bar for all types of culinary options and enjoyment. Apples, Autumn and Ulster […]

How to Ensure You Get the Best Price When Selling Your Hudson Valley Home

How to Ensure You Get the Best Price When Selling Your Hudson Valley Home

How to Ensure You Get the Best Price When Selling Your Hudson Valley Home by Dino Alexander, REALTOR®, CEO and Principal Broker, Alexander Maxwell Realty Whether you are selling your home to move to a new city or just to relocate to the other side of town, you will no doubt want to receive as much money for the property as you can. Luckily, there are a few tips you can follow to ensure your final selling price is as high as possible, such as: […]

Home for Sale in Poughkeepsie, NY - Real Estate Photography by Duncan Avenue Group - Almax Realty - Hudson Valley

You are invited for the Open House this Sunday: Contemporary Colonial in Poughkeepsie, NY

Welcome to the stately colonial home in Poughkeepsie, NY. OPEN HOUSE: Sunday, November 15, 1 pm-4 pm. 6 Arbor Ct, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 For more information, call or Text Listing Agent Toni Ann Perry at 845-453-8017 Home For Sale: 6 Arbor Ct, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 // $895,000 About 6 Arbor Ct Listing: Meticulously appointed and maintained are words that accurately describe the care that has gone into the development and execution of creating this fabulous property.  The living area has plenty of room, and rooms, […]

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5 Essential Steps to Choosing Wall Art – Interior Design Tips by Maxwell Alexander

A blank wall can be dead space, especially if you’re not going for a minimalist style. You might want your home to look homey and vibrant, and you might have already decided that the blank wall needs to be filled with some kind of art. But how do you choose the piece? Here are five steps that should be in your decision-making process. Measure the Space One of the most essential parts of choosing the wall art that will look great is finding pieces that […]

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 […]

Hudson Valley Home for Sale: 186 Bowne St, Port Ewen, NY 12466

Sold: 186 Bowne St, Port Ewen, NY 12466

This charming home is located in the desirable Town of Esopus, conveniently nestled between Kingston and Poughkeepsie. Featuring all the original woodwork, well-maintained hardwood floors throughout, a newly renovated eat-in kitchen, a deck with an above ground pool, a fenced-in yard, and a barn structure with plenty of untapped potential. Just minutes to the Downtown Kingston Waterfront. Home for Sale: 186 Bowne St, Port Ewen, NY 12466 // 3 Bed, 2 Bath, 1400 sq.ft. //$239,000 Interested in the Property? Call or Text Listing Agent Miranda […]

What Millennial Homebuyers Want in a Home by Dino Alexander, Principal Broker, Alexander Maxwell Realty

What Millennial Homebuyers Want in a Home – by Dino Alexander, Principal Broker, Alexander Maxwell Realty

We define “millennials” as a lifestyle choice and not just as a simple age bracket. But what about the actual millennial generation that is taking over the real estate market these days? Much is made of the home-buying habits and attitudes of the millennials, which has become the largest generation with the most purchasing power in the United States. Can millennials afford homes? Do they even want to own homes? Survey data show that most millennials DO aspire to become homeowners. There are some obstacles […]

5 Reasons Why It's Time to Sell Your Hudson Valley Rental Property

5 Reasons Why It’s Time to Sell Your Hudson Valley Rental Property

Owning rental property offers a wide range of benefits and is an excellent source of steady cash flow for many people. However, you may want to consider selling your rental property due to a variety of reasons. Discussing all of your options with a financial advisor can help you make the best decision for your situation.  5 Reasons Why It’s Time to Sell Your Hudson Valley Rental Property by Licensed Real Estate Broker Dino Alexander, CEO, Alexander Maxwell Realty Here are five of the most […]

How to Ensure Your Home’s Showing Is a Success

How 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. How to Ensure Your Home’s Showing Is a Success by Dino Alexander, CEO & Principal Broker, Alexander Maxwell Realty 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 […]

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Top 5 Smart Social Media Marketing Tips for Real Estate Agents

The world of real estate has changed enormously in just a short period of time. From the challenges of the housing bubble and subsequent bust to changes in the way people buy houses and qualify for mortgages, real estate agents have faced endless challenges. The new technology-powered social media is moving forward with lightning speed (literally!), and it has become an essential part of almost every industry including the real estate business. COVID-19 pandemic has supercharged the process of going 100% virtual because let’s face […]

Jessica Hill, Realtor, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Almax Realty, Hudson Valley

Home Staging 101 with Realtor Jessica Hill

Some Hudson Valley homes sit on the market for days, some for weeks, and some for a few months or even years in a not-so-good scenario. If you’re like most homeowners, you’re hoping that you’ll land a contract quickly because holding costs, maintenance, and taxes are adding up, especially in New York state. How Home Staging Can Improve Your Home Selling Process – Home Staging 101 with Realtor Jessica Hill There is a way that you can make that happen so that your home moves […]

Alexander Maxwell Realty Mobile App - The Best Realtors in Hudson Valley

Download Alexander Maxwell Realty Mobile App – Work with The Best Realtors in Hudson Valley

If you are looking to sell or buy a home in the Hudson Valley, you should work with the best real estate agents in the Hudson Valley! Alexander Maxwell Realty provides complimentary award-winning real-estate photography and a world-class strategic marketing package with every listing. We are not just the best at selling homes but we go beyond than most by bringing our expertise and experience in real estate investment, interior design, marketing, home staging, renovations & remodeling, commercial real estate photography, global marketing, and much […]

Jessica Hill, Realtor, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson

Real Estate 101 with Jessica Hill: Understanding Escrow and Earnest Money

A real estate agent understands the importance of escrow and earnest money and can always get you up to speed with the definition of the terms. However, whether you are selling your home with an agent or on your own, you need to know what these are and how they apply to you. Earnest money is just like it sounds. It means that the potential buyer is earnest in his desire to buy your home. While you don’t necessarily have to have earnest money when […]

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How to find the best real estate broker in Hudson Valley

Real estate is a popular investment avenue. A lot of people go for real estate investing. Some people follow real estate as their prime job. So you have real estate brokers, real estate investors, real estate attorneys, and others who work mainly in the real estate industry. How to find the best real estate broker in Hudson Valley by Dino Alexander, CEO and Principal Broker at Alexander Maxwell Realty However, there are others who don’t follow real estate investing as a profession but still want […]