Spend a Weekend by the Pool at the Luxurious Villa in the Heart of Hudson Valley Farmland – Presented by Alluvion Vacations – Airbnb Review and Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander – Alluvion Vacation Rental Management

Spend a Weekend by the Pool at the Luxurious Villa in the Heart of Hudson Valley Farmland

A weekend spent at the luxurious Villa in the heart of Hudson Valley farmland will be just what you need to forget about the city, its hustle and bustle, and even your daily routine. Although only two hours away from New York City, this tranquil countryside villa gives you the kind of peace and quiet that can only be found in nature. With its flat plane, concrete floors, and floor-to-ceiling windows, this house is reminiscent of the famous mid-century “case study” homes seen in Palm Springs. Spend a Weekend by the Pool at the Luxurious Villa in the Heart of […]

Apsley Hill Farm's Rustic Treehouse with a Claw Tub – Airbnb Review by Photographer Maxwell Alexander – Presented by ALLUVION MEDIA – The Best Airbnb Photography in the Hudson Valley, Catskills, NYC, and Hamptons

Apsley Hill Farm’s Rustic Treehouse with a Claw Tub – Airbnb Review by Photographer Maxwell Alexander

Apsley Hill Farm, near Rhinebeck, New York, has everything you’d want from a weekend getaway or your next Airbnb experience. Located in the Hudson Valley, the property offers both beauty and glamping comfort. In addition to the Treehouse, the farm itself contains a modern converted barn/farmhouse, a converted carriage house, an outdoor area with hammocks, fire pits, and stunning views of the countryside—all surrounded by trees and greenery galore! Photographer Maxwell Alexander took some pictures of the property’s offerings (scroll down for the photo gallery)and wrote this Airbnb review of the Apsley Hill Farm Airbnb listing… Apsley Hill Farm’s Rustic […]

Spend a Weekend in a Charming Tiny Cottage on a Farm in the Hudson Valley – Airbnb Review by Photographer Maxwell Alexander / Alluvion Media

Spend a Weekend in a Charming Tiny Cottage on a Farm in the Hudson Valley

The Hudson Valley, with its breathtaking views of the Catskill Mountains and lush farmland to the west, and endless miles of sandy beaches on the Atlantic Ocean to the east, remains one of the Top Airbnb destinations in the country. With so many amazing options available, it can be hard to decide where to stay when you go on your next getaway to this beautiful part of the world. Read on to discover the tiny cottage tucked away on a farm just a few minutes away from Rhinebeck, NY. Spend a Weekend in a Charming Tiny Cottage on a Farm […]

Upstate New York: A Guide to Finding Your Modern Rustic Farmhouse – Presented by Alluvion Real Estate – Best Realtors in Hudson Valley and Catskills

Upstate New York: A Guide to Finding Your Modern Rustic Farmhouse

If you’re trying to find your dream home, finding the right real estate agent is crucial. Luckily, there are plenty of Hudson Valley realtors who specialize in finding modern rustic farmhouses in New York State. Here are some tips for how to find one that works for you. Upstate New York: A Guide to Finding Your Modern Rustic Farmhouse – Presented by Alluvion Real Estate – Best Realtors in Hudson Valley and Catskills – Photography by Alluvion Media The unique style of a modern rustic farmhouse The modern rustic farmhouse style is all about combining the best of both worlds: […]

Your Weekend, Your Time: 5 Awesome Tips for Shaking the Sunday Blues

Your Weekend, Your Time: 5 Awesome Tips for Shaking the Sunday Blues

Your Weekend, Your Time: 5 Awesome Tips for Shaking the Sunday Blues (BPT) – Do you sometimes find yourself feeling less than optimistic as your weekend draws to a close each Sunday? If so, you’re far from alone. Stats recently published on Inc.com indicate 81% of workers have experienced the “Sunday scaries” in anticipation of the work week ahead. Still, it’s important to fend off those encroaching feelings and preserve the quality of your Sunday afternoon, since weekends are generally intended to help people relax, rejuvenate and enjoy time with family and friends. In that spirit, here are five suggestions […]

Brand New Stunning Light-filled Airbnb Rental in Woodstock, NY – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Duncan Avenue Studios

Brand New Stunning Light-filled Airbnb Rental in Woodstock, NY – Catskills, Hudson Valley

Any season is a magical season in the Hudson Valley, and especially legendary Woodstock, NY – one of the best places to enjoy nature in the Catskill Mountains. Enjoy the photo tour of the brand new Airbnb Listing in the Village of Woodstock. Brand New Stunning Light-filled Airbnb Rental in Woodstock, NY – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Duncan Avenue Studios During fall and winter, enjoy the changing seasons from your own private patio, complete with barbecue grill, hot tub, and fire pit (note that outdoor dining furniture is put away during these seasons), as well as outdoor string […]

Searching for the perfect farmhouse to rent or to buy in the Hudson Valley and Catskills – by Dino Alexander, NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker

Searching for the Perfect Farmhouse to rent or to buy in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

You know you want to find the perfect farmhouse in the Hudson Valley, but with so many options out there, how do you know where to start? Before you go hunting for that dream home, it helps to know what makes the area so desirable in the first place. This guide to searching for your ideal vacation home in Upstate NY will help you narrow down your search by providing tips on what properties to look at and avoid, along with insider knowledge on some of the best towns in the region. Searching for the perfect farmhouse to rent or […]

Finding the perfect decor for your Hudson Valley Vacation Rental – Airbnb Photography by ALLUVION MEDIA

Finding the perfect decor for your Hudson Valley Vacation Rental

The Hudson Valley has long been known as an ideal vacation destination, with its gorgeous mountain ranges, quaint towns, and tourist attractions like Woodstock and Storm King. But if you’re staying in the area, why spend your time sightseeing when you could spend it getting to know the area even better? That’s where Airbnb comes in—the online rental marketplace makes it easy to find and book vacation rentals around the world. Finding the perfect decor for your Hudson Valley Vacation Rental – Airbnb Photography by ALLUVION MEDIA – Presented by ALLUVION Real Estate Understand your goals when it comes to […]

The Pros and Cons of Buying a Farmhouse or Cabin in Upstate NY

The Pros and Cons of Buying a Farmhouse or Cabin in Upstate NY

How do you decide if it’s worth buying a farmhouse or cabin in Upstate NY to rent out as an Airbnb? The short answer is, it depends on your income and the amount of time you want to spend managing the property in addition to your job, family, and regular activities. Here are some things to consider when deciding whether you should buy an Upstate NY vacation rental property… The Pros and Cons of Buying a Farmhouse or Cabin in Upstate NY – by Dino Alexander, NYS Licensed Real Estate Broker The Advantages Being near so many things to do […]

Buying a Farmhouse in the Hudson Valley or Catskills – Real Estate Photography by Alluvion Media

Buying a Farmhouse in the Hudson Valley or Catskills

Whether you’re looking to escape the city or just want to try something new, buying a farmhouse in the Hudson Valley might be the perfect move for you. Not only does the region offer plenty of picturesque scenery, but there are also plenty of companies, events, and attractions that call this area home. Although Hudson Valley real estate can be quite expensive, it could still be the perfect place to raise your family or retire. Read on to learn more about this beautiful area and what you can expect if you decide to buy farmhouse in the Hudson Valley, NY […]

How to Design a Modern Farmhouse – Interior Design Tips by Designer Maxwell Alexander – Photography and Featured Farmhouse Interior Design Project by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

How to Design a Modern Farmhouse – Interior Design Tips by Designer Maxwell Alexander

It’s been around for a while, and a hit GHTV show made it even more popular. But it doesn’t seem like it will go away anytime soon, and we couldn’t be happier! We’ve got all the stuff you need if you’re planning a remodel! Let’s get started with our inexpensive interior design tips, then read on for our farmhouse interior design tips with a modern twist! How to Design a Modern Farmhouse – Interior Design Tips by Designer Maxwell Alexander – Photography and Featured Farmhouse Interior Design Project by Duncan Avenue Studios, New York Every farmhouse-style home has a different […]

Farmhouses in the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley

Farmhouses in the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley

Farmhouses in the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley – Airbnb/Real Estate Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Alluvion Media Farmhouses in the Catskill Mountains were built to withstand the extreme winter weather and rugged landscape, and are architecturally different from other farmhouses around the country. The majority of farmhouses are either vernacular structures or have been designed using the Farmhouse Style, which was popularized by architect Andrew Jackson Downing in his 1842 book The Architecture of Country Houses. Those early farmhouses still dot the rolling hills of New York’s Hudson Valley, giving an authentic feel to modern-day farm life in America’s most […]

Reimagining Farmhouse Living in the Hudson Valley with a Modern Luxury Twist – Interview with Liz and Matt Elkin by Dino Alexander – Real Estate and Lifestyle Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios, New York

Reimagining Farmhouse Living in the Hudson Valley with a Modern Luxury Twist

Today I am hanging out with Liz and Matt at their newest and absolutely spectacular farmhouse reno project in New Paltz, NY, right here in the center of Hudson Vally. Reimagining Farmhouse Living in the Hudson Valley with a Modern Luxury Twist – Interview with Liz and Matt Elkin by Dino Alexander – Real Estate and Lifestyle Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Alluvion Real Estate Media Solutions This contemporary twist of a classic farmhouse design is actually a combo of a renovation and a brand new construction but I will let them give the details and introduce the project. Liz: Hi! […]

4 Tips on How to List and Promote Your Vacation Property on Airbnb, VRBO, and HomeAway – Airbnb Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios

4 Tips on How to List and Promote Your Vacation Property on Airbnb, VRBO and HomeAway

With the popularity of home-sharing services like Airbnb on the rise, many people are starting to rent out their vacation properties through multiple platforms that also include VRBO, Booking.com, Expedia.com, and HomeAway. 4 Tips on How to List and Promote Your Vacation Property on Airbnb, VRBO, and HomeAway – Airbnb Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios Here is some advice on how to make your property stand out to potential renters and earn you more money in the process. From choosing the right photos to making small but important upgrades to your home, here are three simple tips for decorating your […]

Farmhouse Decorating Ideas – Hudson Valley Style – Real Estate and Airbnb Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios

Farmhouse Decorating Ideas – Hudson Valley Style

The Hudson Valley and Catskills region of New York State has become something of an eastern counterpart to the California wine country, with picturesque farmhouse inns and other attractions cropping up all over the place in the historic agricultural region. The style of these upstate New York interiors has recently been dubbed Modern Rustic Hudson Valley Farmhouse Style by interior designers and bloggers, and it’s not hard to see why this term has caught on! Luxury in the Mountains The Catskills, Hudson Valley, and Westchester area is home to some of New York’s most beautiful homes and scenery. The mountains […]

Simple Decorations for Your Farmhouse Holiday – Presented by AlmaxRealty – Best Real Estate Agents in the Hudson Valley, Westchester, and Catskills, NY

Simple Decorations for Your Farmhouse Holiday

Whether you live in the country or the city, get ready to share the holiday spirit with our farmhouse holiday decor ideas. The holidays are here and we want to help you turn your house into a festive wonderland! Simple Decorations for Your Farmhouse Holiday – Presented by AlmaxRealty – Best Real Estate Agents in the Hudson Valley, Westchester, and Catskills, NY This year, we’re taking inspiration from traditional farmhouse-style décor to create unique decorations that will give your home an inviting and charming atmosphere perfect for entertaining guests during this special time of year. We’ve listed some of our […]

Farmhouse in Garrison, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, New York

A Historic Farmhouse in Garrison, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios

Farmhouse in Garrison, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley, Catskills, and Westchester, New York Every home has something unique and charming about it. Duncan Avenue Real Estate Photography Studio specializes in revealing that story through professional yet artistic and creative commercial and business photography all around the Hudson Valley area including Orange, Rockland, Dutchess, Ulster, Putnam, Westchester, Greene, Rensselaer, Columbia, Saratoga, and Albany Counties. Maxwell Alexander is a world-class commercial real estate photographer and art director at Duncan Avenue Group and holds a Master of Arts degree from […]

Pride Weekend Cherry Picking in Hudson Valley's Prospect Hill Orchards with Maxwell and Dino Alexander

Pride Weekend Cherry Picking in Hudson Valley’s Prospect Hill Orchards with Maxwell and Dino Alexander

Summer 2021 is definitely like no other! Recovering from the pandemic and the civil unrest across the World and the US feels more like an eerie Zombieland kind of a movie. With just a couple of scarce BLM protests in Beacon and Newburgh, racial justice didn’t get much attention in the Hudson Valley. And while economic equality took a major hit this year, billionaires of the World benefited from the largest transfer of wealth (in one year) in the history of humankind. So yeah, there has never been a better time to celebrate something like Pride, Diversity, and Equality. Pride […]