Buy a Fixer-Upper and Make It Your Own – Hudson Valley and Catskills Real Estate with Dino Alexander, CEO and Principal Broker, ALLUVION Real Estate

Buy a Fixer-Upper and Make It Your Own

Google Fixer-Upper Farms in the Hudson Valley and you’ll find endless listings of houses that need at least $200,000 worth of renovations before they can be considered habitable, not to mention beautiful. Many of these fixer-uppers can be found in the Catskills and Upstate regions, though if you’re willing to search outside the immediate area, you may find what you’re looking for even closer to home—or in another state entirely! Buy a Fixer-Upper and Make It Your Own – Hudson Valley and Catskills Real Estate with Dino Alexander, CEO and Principal Broker, ALLUVION Real Estate Finding the perfect place Not […]

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 […]

Discover Bluestone Bed and Basecamp – Hudson Valley's First Boutique Hotel

Discover Bluestone Bed and Basecamp – Hudson Valley’s First Boutique Hotel

Our boutique hotel is the first of its kind in the Hudson Valley! It is a micro-hotel because of its small size. The boutique part comes from its distinctive specialty. Unlike your grandmother’s B&B, this is a hotel. There is nothing conventional about the Bluestone Basecamp in the way it approaches modern accommodations, but it does it in a fabulously unconventional way. We offer guests a number of indoor and outdoor places to relax, frolic, and enjoy communal and secluded leisure activities. Are you up for a campfire, croquet match, or crossdressing? How about horseshoes, a honeymoon, or happy hour? […]

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 […]

Professional Airbnb Photography Services in the Hudson Valley, Catskills and NYC

Professional Airbnb Photography Services in the Hudson Valley, Catskills and NYC

Duncan Avenue Studios offers both on-location and in-studio photography services for Airbnb hosts in the Hudson Valley area of New York. Located in the Mid-Hudson Valley, we serve clients throughout Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Dutchess, Sullivan, Ulster, Columbia, and Greene counties. To learn more about our work with Airbnb hosts or to book your own shoot, visit our Real Estate Photography Services page here. We offer more than just amazing photographs; we provide you with customized professional real estate and vacation travel marketing solutions that meet your specific needs and objectives as an Airbnb host. Hudson Woods for Home Sweet Hudson – […]

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 […]

Hudson Valley Real Estate and Aerial Photography – Brookside Meadows Luxury Rental Community in Pleasant Valley, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios

Brookside Meadows Luxury Rental Community in Pleasant Valley, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios

Pleasant Valley is a town located in the heart of the Hudson Valley, approximately 50 miles north of New York City. It is part of Dutchess County, which is one of the most sought-after areas for real estate investment. Hudson Valley Real Estate and Aerial Photography Galley – Brookside Meadows Luxury Rental Community in Pleasant Valley, NY – Real Estate Photography Project by Duncan Avenue Studios Hudson Valley (Upstate New York) is home to many different communities that offer luxury living at its finest. One of these communities is Brookside Meadows Luxury Rental Community, which is located in Pleasant Valley, […]

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 […]

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 […]