The Maverick – Luxury Airbnb Listing in Woodstock, NY – The Best Hudson Valley Airbnb Listings – Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios

Discover The Maverick – Luxury Airbnb Rental Cabin in Hudson Valley’s Woodstock, New York

Discover The Maverick – Luxury Airbnb in Hudson Valley’s Woodstock, NY – Top 10 Hudson Valley Style Airbnb Listings – Airbnb Listing Photography by Alluvion Media The Maverick is a recently renovated mid-century modern ranch with two spacious bedrooms & two full bathrooms. A vintage Preway fireplace anchors the living room, which is furnished with Eames furniture. The large expansive wrap-around deck and the views of the 4 acres of former state parkland create a feeling of being in a treehouse. Restaurants and bars in downtown Woodstock are just a 5-minute drive away if you feel like going out. Discover […]

Discover The Hawks Nest Cabin in Port Jarvis, NY – Brand New Airbnb Experience in the Catskill Mountains – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander – Alluvion Real Estate Media

Discover The Hawks Nest Cabin in Port Jervis, NY – Brand New Airbnb Listing in Catskill Mountains

Discover The Hawks Nest Cabin in Port Jarvis, NY – Brand New Airbnb Experience in the Catskill Mountains – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander – Alluvion Media Welcome to The Hawks Nest Cabin – a contemporary 1155 sqft. cabin nestled above The Delaware River just 2 minutes past the iconic Hawks Nest Highway. With breathtaking views from the 20+ windows, a hot tub, a fire pit, river access, and a comfy living space, this charming cabin is the perfect private getaway for a couple, family, or a group of friends. Discover The Hawks Nest Cabin in Port Jarvis, NY – […]

The Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley Have a Little Something for Everyone this Winter – The Best Airbnb Listings in the Hudson Valley and Catskills – Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Alluvion Media

The Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley Have a Little Something for Everyone this Winter

If you’re looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life, the Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley are a great option! These regions of upstate New York offer year-round attractions, including plenty of entertainment venues, small-town markets, and fantastic natural scenery that you can enjoy with friends or family members any time of year. Here are just some of the wonderful things to do while visiting this area! The Catskill Mountains and Hudson Valley Have a Little Something for Everyone this Winter – Hudson Valley Airbnb Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Alluvion Media Things to do in […]

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 […]

How to Prepare Your Home for Professional Photography – by Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, NYS Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, NYS Licensed Real Estate Continuing Education Instructor, Certified Fitness and Bodybuilding Coach

How to Prepare Your Home for Professional Photography

One of the best ways to sell your home is through professional photography, but not all houses look their best in pictures. In order to stage your home for professional photography, there are some simple steps you can take to make it seem larger and cozier. How to Prepare Your Home for Professional Real Estate and Airbnb Photography – by Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, NYS Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, NYS Licensed Real Estate Continuing Education Instructor, Certified Fitness and Bodybuilding Coach Here are some tips on how to prepare your home for professional photography. Before Professional Photographers Arrive Staging your […]

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 […]

Beyond Aesthetics: Calming Wall Decor for Any Space

Beyond Aesthetics: Relaxing Nature Photography to Calm Your Mind – Daily Visual Meditation Experience by Maxwell Alexander

Photographer Maxwell Alexander has a keen eye when it comes to integrating powerful emotions and visual imagery—an eye that often transcends dimensions and different mediums, prominently displayed in his new series of fine art still-life sculpture photography. A few years back, Maxwell Alexander created a series of sculptures inspired by the idea of mind travel through the Universe. He initially planned to produce a commercial run of these pieces to sell as home decor. However, as he was pulled in multiple directions by the rapidly growing collective of Duncan Avenue brands, Maxwell put his passion project on hold until further […]

Redefine Modern Design with Purposeful Nuance

Redefine Modern Design with Purposeful Nuance

Redefine modern design with purposeful nuance (BPT) – Modern design celebrates the elimination of unnecessary elements, keeping only the beautiful details that enhance a space. Purposeful, exquisite nuances from finishings and natural materials to functional details bring life to modern design. Designers can redefine a modern space with these principles in mind to create a stunning, yet timeless aesthetic that embodies luxury in its truest form. Stunning refinement Curate a design with clean and streamlined architectures to create a bold yet minimalistic look that maintains sensible simplicity while appreciating modern refinement. In the bath, creatively integrate natural materials such as […]

Top 3 Emerging Design Trends for Today's Lifestyles

Top 3 Emerging Interior Design Trends for Today’s Lifestyles

(BPT) – Events from the past year have all of us reconsider what we want and need out of our homes. From work and play to wellness, our homes have become the epicenter of, well, everything — leading to an emergence of design trends focused on adapting to a new normal. The design experts at Wilsonart, a world-leading provider of engineered surfaces, have identified three new lifestyle trends that are affecting lasting design changes. 1. Back to Nature It’s no secret that nature has the power to inspire, invigorate, restore and refresh. Research has shown that interacting with nature can […]

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

Fall is a magical season in the Hudson Valley, and Woodstock, NY is one of the best places to watch the fiery colors all over 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 […]

The Best Thanksgiving Decorations to Make Your Holiday Extra Special – Hudson Valley Style Decor with Dino Alexander

The Best Thanksgiving Decorations to Make Your Holiday Extra Special

Thanksgiving is a time when we reflect on the people in our lives who are important to us. Take the time to decorate your home in honor of this very special holiday this year. The Best Thanksgiving Decorations to Make Your Holiday Extra Special – Hudson Valley Style Decor with Dino Alexander This Thanksgiving, you can let your friends and family know how much they mean to you. Hopefully, these decorations will make this Thanksgiving one that will be remembered for many years to come. Your Thanksgiving table will be a thing of beauty with a table runner in gold, […]

Beautify Your Hudson Valley Living with Fresh Fall Decorating Ideas – with Dino Alexander – Portrait Lifestyle Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios

Beautify Your Hudson Valley Living with Fresh Fall Decorating Ideas

Fall is upon us, and the Hudson Valley is once again ready to welcome you with its beautiful colors of yellow, orange, red, and brown! Get some fresh home décor ideas by scrolling down. Beautify Your Hudson Valley Living with Fresh Fall Decorating Ideas – with Dino Alexander There is nothing like autumn to put you in the mood for change. Leaves are burning, peanuts are roasting, and most people are just beginning to feel a chill in the air. More than smelling it, you can see the changes that are approaching. Observe and enjoy the vivid colors of leaves […]

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – The Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project

Victorian Home Renovation in Cornwall on Hudson, NY – Interior Design and Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios – The Best Real Estate Photographer in Hudson Valley If you are selling your home on your own, or if you are a realtor who has been in real estate for a long time you already know that having professional real estate photographs for your listings is what will give you a competitive advantage on today’s saturated market. Just a few years ago, it was a luxury and I’ve seen hundreds of listing on MLS with blurry, musky, and unappealing […]

Top 10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Welcome Fall in Your Hudson Valley Home with Hudson Valley Real Estate Broker Dino Alexander

Top 10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Welcome Fall in Your Hudson Valley Home with Real Estate Broker Dino Alexander

Enjoy this special season to the fullest when the cooler temperatures of autumn make you feel more energetic, especially here in the Hudson Valley. Take in the sights, sounds, tastes, and aromas that are typical of fall days. Read on to discover 10 ways you can celebrate autumn on a budget. Top 10 Budget-Friendly Ways to Welcome Fall in Your Hudson Valley Home with Dino Alexander By Dino Alexander, Contributing Editor (Home & Decor), Real Estate Broker (Alexander Maxwell Realty) Photography by Maxwell Alexander (Duncan Avenue Photo Studio) (1) Yummy Baked Goods Fall is the perfect time to treat yourself […]

Toni Ann Perry, Licensed RE Salesperson, Realtor, Alexander Maxwell Realty

Home Decorating Ideas – with Hudson Valley Real Estate Agent Toni Ann Perry

Everyone appreciates home decorating ideas when planning to make improvements to their home. You may have visions of your own about how your new home décor would look but it’s always nice to have an alternative plan. There are definitely home decorating ideas that you haven’t discovered. There are constantly changes being made regarding trends in home decorating. Checking out new home decorating ideas may give birth to a new home decorating plan for your space. Home Decorating Ideas – with Hudson Valley Real Estate Agent Toni Ann Perry Being able to find home decorating ideas is a treat but […]

Selling Your Hudson Valley Home? Here are Tips to Make a Great First Impression – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Naomi Harris

Selling Your Hudson Valley Home? Here are Tips to Make a Great First Impression – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Naomi Harris

–Presentation. Yes, that is the keyword you always need to keep in mind. “The first impression is the last impression” is a proverb that not many people are willing to buy into these days. But in the case of homes, especially an old home that you are showcasing to others, this may very well be the case. It is a time-tested way to make sure that your house gets liked by whoever comes to view it. Selling Your Hudson Valley Home? Here are Tips to Make a Great First Impression – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Realtor Naomi Harris To […]

Bedroom Design Trends: 3 Tips to Cozy Up Your Space

Bedroom Design Trends: 3 Tips to Cozy Up Your Space

(BPT) – You put a lot of care into curating your bedroom, but these days, it may look more like a gym or an office than your sleep sanctuary. In fact, Stanford News points to several nationwide surveys, which found that more than half of Americans now working from home are doing so from their bedrooms. To help reclaim your bedroom as a place designed for sleep, Joy Cho and Corey Damen Jenkins, interior design experts who work with Stearns & Foster — a luxury mattress company known for handcrafted style and comfort — have identified the following design tips […]

Staging a House for Sale? Here are Top 10 Home Staging Tips by Naomi Harris, Realtor, Home Staging Expert, NYS Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Real Estate Agents in Hudson Valley

Top Ten Home Staging Tips by Realtor Naomi Harris

In a strictly rational world, buying a home would be largely an economic decision. Homebuyers would weigh the properties carefully, comparing factors like appreciation potential, relative value, and quality of life. But in the real world, the home buying experience is quite different. Staging a House for Sale? Here are Top 10 Home Staging Tips by Naomi Harris, Realtor, Home Staging Expert, NYS Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Real Estate Agents in Hudson Valley In the real world, home buyers shop with their eyes, and with their hearts, and that makes home staging an essential part […]

How to Make Your Hudson Valley Rental Feel Like Home

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%.” Maybe you are a new renter or someone who has been renting for a while and you want to make your rental feel more like home. Consider the following tips to transform your rental space into the comfortable space you love coming home to. Embellishing the Walls […]

A Cabin Theme for Your Home Decorating Ideas – Home Decor with Xiomara Marrero

Exploring Rustic Cabin Theme – Home Decor 101 with Realtor Xiomara Marrero

When it comes to home decorating there is one thing that must be said-people seem too long for the simple life and cabin living. Of all the styles of decorating and décor this is one that seems to be repeated most often but in different ways. Seriously there are a lot of resources on ‘cabin’ décor such as Pinterest boards, websites, magazines, brochures, books, and how-to videos all over the place than probably any other style of decorating. One reason for the phenomenal popularity of this particular type of home decorating style probably has a little bit to do with […]

How to Improve Your Interior Design with Strategically Arranged Wall Art

How to Improve Your Interior Design with Strategically Arranged Wall Art

When artwork groupings are nicely arranged, they create a collage effect; when they are improperly hung, they become a mess. To maximize how well each piece reads as a group, decide if you need to rearrange the pieces, alter the spacing, or leave them as they are. How to Improve Your Interior Design with Strategically Arranged Wall Art Seeing your pieces too close to each other is like being in a crowded mall: overwhelming and uninspiring. Consider removing only the smallest pieces to give the arrangement some breathing room. Taking down every piece will make the collection look sparse. Put […]