Hudson Valley Realtor and Vacation Rental Manager Xiomara Marrero Shares Top 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Airbnb Listing – Presented by ALLUVION Real Estate

Xiomara Marrero Shares Top 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Airbnb Listing

Posted Posted in Airbnb, Airbnb Host, Airbnb Management, Airbnb Optimization, Airbnb Photographer, Airbnb Photography, ALLUVION, Alluvion Real Estate, Alluvion Vacations, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Photography, Real Estate, Real Estate Marketing, Real Estate Photography, Sponsored Content

If you’re like most Airbnb hosts, you probably value your privacy and don’t enjoy the idea of handing over control of your home to guests. But you might not realize how much money this can cost you in lost income. To maximize the value of your Airbnb listing, here are five tips to maximize the value of your Airbnb listing while still enjoying your own space and privacy during your guest’s stay! Hudson Valley Realtor and Vacation Rental Manager Xiomara Marrero Shares Top 5 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Airbnb Listing – Presented by ALLUVION Real Estate 1) […]

The Best Weekend Getaway in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

The Best Weekend Getaway in the Hudson Valley and Catskills

Posted Posted in 2022, Airbnb, Airbnb Host, Airbnb Photography, Cabins, Catskills, Farmhouse Living, Farmhouse Style, Home Decorating, Hudson Valley Airbnb, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Travel, Upstate

The Hudson Valley and Catskills regions in New York offer an abundance of historical sites, outdoor adventures, and unique shopping experiences, all within easy reach of the city. If you’re looking to spend the weekend in this beautiful region, here are some of our top recommendations of things to do in the Hudson Valley & Catskills: Stay at historic Bed & Breakfast near Tannersville Have an Airbnb experience in Saugerties Stay at VRBO in Highland Falls Where to stay AirBnB or VRBO/HomeAway? : If you’re planning a weekend getaway, it’s hard to beat a stay at a nearby home. They […]

Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters – Interview with Khadija Beye by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters

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Today I am enjoying some phenomenal coffee with Khadija Beye, the founder of the specialty coffee brand Café Touba, also known as the liquid magic! She has such an interesting story and I can’t wait to share it with you. Discover the newest flavor of Senegal brought to you by Café Touba Coffee Roasters – Interview with Khadija Beye by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios Dino: What exactly is Café Touba? I am assuming it’s not just regular coffee. Khadija: Café Touba is Senegal’s best-kept secret. “It’s not just coffee” for sure. The coffee tells […]

Three Lakes Trail, Fahnestock State Park – Hudson Valley Hiking Adventures with Maxwell Alexander

Three Lakes Trail, Fahnestock State Park – Hudson Valley Hiking Adventures with Maxwell Alexander

Posted Posted in Environment, Exploring Hudson Valley, Health & Wellness, Hiking Adventures, Hiking Trails, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Trails, Maxwell Alexander, Maxwell Alexander Fitness, Natural Beauty, Outdoor Living, Travel, Upstate NY, Vacation

One of the more popular hikes in Hudson Valley, NY is the Three Lakes Trail at Fahnestock State Park. Touted as one of the most scenic trails around, it’s one of the best ways to spend a weekend warrior trip. Before you go through, there are some things you need to know about hiking in the Hudson Valley, so read on to get yourself prepared. Why do it? For your spring NYC escape and the first hike of 2022? Maybe a weekend warrior looking for inspiration to explore new trails in New York State? If you’re interested in hiking in […]

Hudson Valley Style Kitchen – Today's Host Lisa Ferrara Shares  Favorite Pasta Recipe – Presented by Superior Mortgage

Hudson Valley Style Kitchen – Today’s Host Lisa Ferrara Shares Her Favorite Pasta Recipe

Posted Posted in Farmhouse Living, Healthy Eating, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Mortgage Broker, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Kitchen, Modern Rustic, Organic Living, Sponsored Content, Upstate NY

New York’s Hudson Valley is just a short train ride from Manhattan, making it the perfect place to unwind. Whether you’re seeking out artisanal food and farm-to-table cuisine or visiting local vineyards, you’ll enjoy that laid-back upstate lifestyle that inspires many New Yorkers to move away from the city. Today, our guest host Lisa Ferrara of Superior Mortgage Co. shares her favorite (and very-very secret) pasta recipe that uses red wine as a part of the recipe, and a sneak peek into how to make the best out of the Hudson Valley Style living.  Hudson Valley Style Kitchen – Today’s […]

Top 5 Restaurants in Beacon, NY to Eat at on Your Weekend Getaway – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander

Top 5 Restaurants in Beacon, NY to Eat at on Your Weekend Getaway

Posted Posted in Airbnb, Beacon, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Art, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Restaurants, Hudson Valley Style Review, Maxwell Alexander, Restaurant Review, Restaurants, Travel

The weather is warming up and it’s a perfect time to plan your weekend getaway from the hustle and bustle of New York City. How about seeing some art at Dia Beacon, and then trying some new restaurants in the area? Top 5 Restaurants in Beacon, NY to Eat at on Your Weekend Getaway – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander The Hudson Valley area of New York offers some of the most amazing scenery in the entire country, and it’s also home to some of the best restaurants in the state as well! If you’re planning on visiting Beacon, […]

Interview with Randi M. Quick, Founder of the Hudson Valley Beauty Lab – Interview by Dino Alexander, CEO, ALLLUVION INC., Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

Interview with Randi M. Quick, Founder of the Hudson Valley Beauty Lab

Posted Posted in Beauty, Beauty Treatment, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Spa, Med Spa, Medical Spa, Sponsored Content

Just last week I’ve had an opportunity to sit down with Randi M. Quick, Founder of the Hudson Valley Beauty Lab recently opened in Newburgh, NY. Her amazingly inspiring story is something we all need to see these days, so check it out below. Interview with Randi M. Quick, Founder of the Hudson Valley Beauty Lab – Interview by Dino Alexander, CEO and Principal Broker, Alluvion Real Estate, Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios Dino: How did you decide to take the path of a career in nursing? Randi: I always wanted to be a nurse, actually. However, I […]

Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review – Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander

Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck, NY – Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review

Posted Posted in Exploring Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Photographer, Maxwell Alexander, New York Photographer, Photography, Restaurant Review, Restaurants, Reviews, Sponsored Content, Travel, Westchester

Mamaroneck, NY is lucky enough to have an amazing beach and some great dining options right there on Mamaroneck Avenue: from fine Italian cuisine to amazing seafood and everything in between. But one restaurant that really shines above the rest is Red Plum Asian Cuisine, which features the most delicious Hibachi steakhouse in all of Westchester County, and possibly even the entire state of New York! Hibachi Steakhouse Restaurant Review – Red Plum Asian Cuisine in Mamaroneck – Exploring Hudson Valley with Travel Photographer Maxwell Alexander The Setting Only minutes away from the beach, you will find the premiere spot […]

5 Reasons You Need to Visit the Newburgh Waterfront

5 Reasons Why You Need to Visit the Newburgh Waterfront

Posted Posted in Exploring Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Restaurants, Sponsored Content, Travel

Located just about an hour north of NYC, Newburgh Waterfront is known to be one of the hottest culinary destinations in the Hudson Valley and Upstate, NY. It’s one of my favorite places to visit, especially with my friends from the city, when they come up to the Hudson Valley to enjoy all that it has to offer. 5 Reasons Why You Need to Visit the Newburgh Waterfront – Exploring Hudson Valley with Maxwell Alexander Here are five reasons you need to check out Newburgh Waterfront Restaurants for yourself! #1: Beautiful views from this hidden gem Just a few blocks […]

Wintertime Home Decorating Ideas with Xiomara Marrero

Home Staging Tips for a Modern Rustic Farmhouse Style – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Xiomara Marrero

Posted Posted in Airbnb, Airbnb Host, Airbnb Photography, ALLUVION, Alluvion Real Estate, Alluvion Vacations, Best Real Estate Agent in Hudson Valley, Farmhouse, Farmhouse Decor, Farmhouse Style, Home Decor, Home Decor Ideas, Home Improvement, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Photography, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Sponsored Content

Today I am going to be giving you some home staging tips that will help your farmhouse style or modern rustic home stand out from the rest. I’m also going to touch on how to use nature wall art and other aspects of the décor to help complement the type of home you are trying to stage. In order to help my readers, let’s take a look at an example of what we are talking about and see how it can be implemented into your own home with ease! Home Staging Tips for a Farmhouse Style – Hudson Valley Real […]

Turn Your Living into a Relaxation Oasis with These Simple Home Decor Tips - Presented by Simplida Fine Art – World's Finest Wall Art

How to Create a Relaxing Oasis in Your Home with These Simple Home Decor Tips

Posted Posted in Home, Home Decor, Home Decor Ideas, Home Decorating, Home Decorating Ideas, Home Staging, Hudson Valley Designer, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Sponsored Content, Wall Art, Wall Art Ideas

How do you relax after a long day? Relax a bit at home. However, what if the ambiance or vibe of your home isn’t as inviting as it should be? Sleeping in your bedroom or cooking in the kitchen are two common choices. How do you unwind and relax? Where is your favorite spot? It’s the living room. Whether you want to spend time with your family, play with your children or arrange a get-together, the family room is the place where you can do that. The living room should be a place that gives you that feeling of being […]

How to Choose The Best Hiking Trail in the Hudson Valley

How to Choose The Best Hiking Trail in the Hudson Valley

Posted Posted in Fitness, Fitness Photography, Fitness Trainer, Health, Health & Wellness, Hiking Adventures, Hiking Trails, Hudson Valley Fitness Coach, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Photographer, Hudson Valley Photography, Hudson Valley Trails, Sponsored Content

Is hiking on your list of things to do? No matter if you want to spend one day hiking in the Hudson Valley, or five days, you will need to find a hiking park to visit and a hiking trail to hike. While you can choose to go on any Hudson Valley hiking trail you want, you may want to take the time to find the best one. People who examine a variety of hiking trails and choose their favorites are more likely to have a great time. My all-time favorite hiking trail in the Hudson Valley is on Mt. […]

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

Posted Posted in Airbnb, Catskills, Exploring Hudson Valley, Fall Season, Farm House, Farm Living, Farmhouse, Farmhouse Living, Farmhouse Style, Home Decor, Hudson Valley, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Photo Gallery, Real Estate Photography, Sponsored Content

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 […]

Seedlip: The Non-Alcoholic Option for Your Dry January and Beyond

Seedlip: The Non-Alcoholic Option for Your Early Spring Home Parties

Posted Posted in 2022 Trend, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Style, Sponsored Content

Seedlip: The Non-Alcoholic Option for Your Early Spring Home Parties (BPT) – If you’re looking to cut on alcohol, you’re not alone. Last year, YouGovAmerica reported that 15% of Americans planned to participate in the Dry January challenge, whether for health reasons or just a lifestyle reset — and the trend shows no sign of slowing down. This burgeoning lifestyle is showing permanence in consumer drinking choices. Nielson saw a 315% increase in online non-alcoholic beverage sales over the past year, according to Business Insider, which analysts predict will continue through 2022. But can you enjoy socializing without sipping on […]

How to Incorporate Therapeutic Artwork Into Your Home Décor by Designer Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, Wellness Coach, Certified Fitness Trainer, Certified Sports Nutritionist, Certified Bodybuilding Coach

How to Incorporate Therapeutic Artwork Into Your Home Décor

Posted Posted in Home Decor, Home Decor Ideas, Home Decorating, Home Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Homes and Gardens, Hudson Valley Design, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Style, Hudson Valley Style Decor, Interior Design, Interior Design Tips, Maxwell Alexander, Maxwell Alexander Photography, Sponsored Content, Trends, Wall Art, Wall Art Ideas, Wellness

When you think about decorating your home, you probably picture colorful throw pillows, an array of rugs, and perhaps a bed cover or two. All those elements play a huge role in home décor, but there is another element that is just as important. How to Incorporate Therapeutic Artwork Into Your Home Décor by Maxwell Alexander, MA, BFA, Photographer, Designer, Wellness Coach, Certified Fitness Trainer, Certified Sports Nutritionist, Certified Bodybuilding Coach Artwork can transform your bare walls into things of beauty, and all you need to make it happen is sometimes. You can order everything you need online, from the […]

Coach Maxwell Alexander shares his favorite Spring hikes in the Hudson Valley

Coach Maxwell Alexander shares his favorite Spring hikes in the Hudson Valley

Posted Posted in Best Fitness Coach in Hudson Valley, Bodybuilding, Bodybuilding for Men, Bodybuilding Photography, Health, Health & Wellness, Hiking Adventures, Hiking Trails, Hudson Valley Fitness Coach, Hudson Valley Fitness Trainer, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Outdoor Living, Sponsored Content, Wellness

Coach Maxwell Alexander, personal trainer and author of the book “The Secrets of Natural Bodybuilding” on Amazon Kindle, shares his favorite Spring hikes in the Hudson Valley. Check out these hike descriptions below to find an activity that will bring you closer to nature while getting you one step closer to achieving your fitness goals! And don’t forget to let us know your favorite Spring hike by commenting on our Instagram pics! Bodybuilding Coach/Fitness Model Maxwell Alexander You can hike practically anywhere with Coach Maxwell Alexander on your side. A professional fitness coach, outdoors enthusiast, and wellness blogger, Max will […]

Vacation Rental Home for Sale in New Paltz, NY

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Hudson Valley Home for Sale: 11 Vankleeck Ave, New Paltz, NY 12561 / 3bd 2ba 1,728sqft / List Price: $750,000 / Call or Text Listing Agent Xiomara Marrero at 845-797-5070 / Broker: ALLUVION INC. – Hudson Valley Real Estate 845-518-2750 / Learn more >> Open House: Cancelled / Call or Text Listing Agent Xiomara Marrero at 845-797-5070 for the Status Update The home is a custom-designed contemporary home on two acres, with 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. It was renovated in 2019. The Cu De Sack is located on a side road away from the main road. As soon as you step […]

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

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

Posted Posted in Airbnb, Airbnb Host, Airbnb Photography, Farmhouse Living, Farmhouse Style, Home Decor, Home Decor Ideas, Hudson Valley Farms, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Photography, Hudson Valley Style Magazine, Staycation, Travel, Upstate, Upstate NY, Vacation, Vacation Rentals

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 best real estate agents in Hudson Valley and Catskills

Finding the best real estate agents in Hudson Valley and Catskills

Posted Posted in Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Hudson Valley Real Estate, Hudson Valley Realtor, Real Estate, Real Estate Marketing, Real Estate Photography, Sponsored Content, Upstate NY, Upstate NY Real Estate

There are so many real estate agents in Hudson Valley and Catskills, but what makes the best one? Look no further than Alluvion Real Estate, your source for Hudson Valley and Catskills real estate! We know that Hudson Valley and Catskills is a special place to live, and we take pride in the fact that we’re part of this community and that we can share our wealth of local knowledge with you, whether you’re buying or selling your home. Which real estate agent is right for you? A good real estate agent can be invaluable when it comes to buying […]

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

The Best Airbnb Photography In Hudson Valley and Upstate, NY

Posted Posted in Airbnb, Airbnb Photographer, Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Photographer, Hudson Valley Photography, Maxwell Alexander, Nature Photography, NYC, Real Estate Photography

The Hudson Valley and Upstate New York area have become more popular than ever as vacation destinations. With people looking to escape the hustle and bustle of New York City, you have to stand out if you want your Airbnb listing to be one of the most popular and in-demand places to stay while visiting this region of the state. That’s where Maxwell Alexander comes in, providing his services as an experienced Airbnb photographer who can help turn your home into a place that people want to stay in when they come to the Hudson Valley of Upstate New York […]

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

Posted Posted in 2022 Trend, Airbnb, Airbnb Photographer, Farm Living, Farmhouse, Farmhouse Decor, Farmhouse Style, Home Decor, Home Decor Ideas, Home Decorating, Hudson Valley Farms, Hudson Valley Lifestyle, Hudson Valley Living, Interior Design, Travel

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 […]