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 […]

2019: The year of the space-age home

2019: The year of the space-age home

2019: The year of the space-age home (BPT) – In 2019, the “space-age” home will become a reality with modern innovations that are poised to change the way we think about luxury, elegance and comfort. Incorporating advanced technology into your home is essential when elevating its overall style, design and functionality. What better way to create a futuristic environment than by living like an astronaut in your own home. You can do exactly that with the new Flotation Tub with ZERO DIMENSION from TOTO. Made from proprietary Galaline […]

Mortgage insurance: Added cost to homebuying or smart way to get in?

Mortgage insurance: Added cost to homebuying or smart way to get in? (BPT) – The homebuying process is exciting, but can also seem fraught with added costs, like a home inspection, title insurance and closing costs. And if you can’t afford a full 20 percent down payment on a conventional home loan, then you will most likely pay for private mortgage insurance (MI). Some people consider private MI yet another added cost, but it helps creditworthy middle-income homebuyers qualify for home financing sooner with a […]

Building a new home? Protect it against today's faster, scarier fires

Building a new home? Protect it against today’s faster, scarier fires

Building a new home? Protect it against today’s faster, scarier fires (BPT) – If your new home is among the one million or so being built in the U.S. this year, congratulations! You’ll have the chance to customize it to your dream home preferences. One feature that should be at the top of your priority list is the best possible fire protection for yourself and your loved ones: home fire sprinklers. While choosing household systems may not be as fun as picking paint colors and […]

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.

Hudson Valley Real Estate Photography by Duncan Avenue Photography Studio

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

by Maxwell Alexander, Marketing and Creative Director, Alexander Maxwell Realty 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 for a home meant driving from New York City all the way to beautiful Hudson Valley neighborhoods, picking up flyers and sales packets and maybe stumbling upon an open house or two. In the 21st century, home searches are more likely to start […]

Hudson Valley Aerial Photography

Hudson Valley Aerial Photography by Duncan Avenue Photography Studio

Hudson Valley Homes and Estates really do have a lot of character, not to mention that the architecture, landscaping and nature setting is truly stunning. With the backdrop of the Hudson Valley, it is a prime location for aerial drone photography. With years of experience, it is safe to say that we work diligently to make sure that our clients get the result they want out of their aerial photography and this is especially the case if they are trying to sell or market their […]

Kitchen Renovation - Industrial Style Kitchen - Duncan Avenue Design Studio - Hudson Valley - New York

Sold: Chic and Modern Hudson Valley Style Farmhouse

Walnut Street (New Windsor, NY) Design & Renovation Project by Duncan Avenue Design Studio By Maxwell Alexander, Director of Marketing, Alexander Maxwell Realty This Kitchen really worth its own cooking TV Show! The kitchen is the heart of any home and this particular kitchen is 16 ft. long and is a perfect playground for a seasoned cook or aspiring cooking TV show host. It’s not just the size of the kitchen, but also the amazing contemporary features that are also spectacular. Hudson Valley Style Farmhouse […]

It's time to Reimagine Your Workspace – 5 Secrets of Productivity and Feng Shui from the Hudson Valley Style Magazine

It’s time to Reimagine Your Workspace – 5 Secrets of Productivity and Feng Shui from the Hudson Valley Style Magazine

Reimagine Your Workspace – 5 Secrets of Productivity and Feng Shui by Hudson Valley Style Magazine Editor, Designer Maxwell Alexander Designer Maxwell Alexander / Editor in Chief, Hudson Valley Style Magazine Just a few months ago we featured Villa 9W – one of the Duncan Avenue Design Studio projects and analyzed it from the Feng Shui perspective. I like using Feng Shui concepts to make overly complicated scientific ideas more relatable and down-to-earth. It is fascinating how our knowledge of home design circled back thousands of years just to see […]

Dino Alexander - realtor, real estate broker

Selling Your Home? Why Hiring a Realtor Should Be Your First Move

Selling Your Home? Why Hiring a Realtor Should Be Your First Move by Dino Alexander, NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker, Principal Broker — Alexander Maxwell Realty Dino Alexander, NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker Today’s online world means it’s easier than ever to list your home yourself. At first, this may seem like a great idea. You’ll save on real estate agent commissions, and you’ll have complete control over the whole selling process. However, this isn’t the whole story. Going it alone means you’ll miss out on the invaluable knowledge and […]

Alexander Maxwell Realty - Luxury Real Estate in Hudson Valley

SOLD: VILLA 9W – Luxury Hudson Valley Style Villa in Balmville

Welcome to the magnificent Hudson Valley Villa located just minutes away from World-Class Travel Destinations such as Dia: Beacon, West Point, Storm King Art Museum, Newburgh Riverfront Fine Dining, Shawangunk Wine Trail, Farm Trail and much more. This designer home is an ideal commuter location with close proximity to I-87, I-84, Route 9W, Newburgh-Beacon Bridge and Metro-North train station and just 50 minutes away from NYC. Unique architecture, award-nominated interior design and unprecedented functionality & comfort make this luxury villa a true gem in the […]

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 is one strategy that gets noticed in real estate markets across the United States: green home improvements. Green homes can sell faster and for more money than comparable houses without […]

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, more time spent indoors and longer nighttime hours can mean fewer opportunities to soak up the benefits of natural light. But did you know that you can enjoy all the […]

Duncan Avenue Design Studio - Real Estate Design & Construction Services in Hudson Valley

Duncan Avenue Design Studio – Real Estate Design & Construction Services in Hudson Valley

Real Estate Design & Construction Services in Hudson Valley When looking to sell your home, you want to make sure that it is as well-designed and well-decorated as it can be. A home, after all, is mainly just space; it’s often the furnishings and the décor that really “sell it” to potential buyers. Professional real estate renovations and design services can leave you with a  property which is chic, modern, and competitive on the real estate market in Hudson Valley. When you’re looking for real […]

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 love it. An easy way to see effectively staged homes is to visit decorated models.  Decorating a model is expensive, but builders are willing to invest the cost because they […]

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 for a home meant driving from New York City all the way to beautiful Hudson Valley neighborhoods, picking up flyers and sales packets and maybe stumbling upon an open house […]