Hometown Mover Moving Company – The New Generation of Moving Services Created in Hudson Valley – Interview by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Duncan Avenue Studios

Your Hometown Mover Moving Company – The New Generation of Moving Services Created in Hudson Valley

Your Hometown Mover Moving Company – The New Generation of Moving Services Created in Hudson Valley – Interview by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander / Duncan Avenue Studios Millennials are generally speaking a generation of renters and move a lot. Who likes that though? Moving is painful, expensive, frustrating, and extremely stressful. But what if there was a new generation of moving services created by Millennials with the goal of making the moving process easy and enjoyable? There is a company like that and today we are having a lengthy interview with them to find out how they […]

Discover The Maverick – Luxury Airbnb in Hudson Valley's Woodstock, NY

Discover The Maverick – Luxury Airbnb Rental 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 Duncan Avenue Studios 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. […]

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 […]

Expert Interior Design Tips for Timeless Bathroom Design

Expert Interior Design Tips for Timeless Bathroom Design

(BPT) – Bathrooms are some of the most frequently accessed spaces in a home, so it comes as no surprise that they consistently rank high as top places homeowners desire to remodel. Updating a bathroom helps improve functionality and enhances property value, but thoughtful enhancements with long-term impact matter, and that’s why timeless bathroom design is a top home improvement trend. “Timeless design can be customized based on space and personal preference, but at its core is meant to embody lasting style utilizing features that enhance life,” said Lynn Schrage, Manager of Kohler’s Design Services. “Timeless bathroom design embodies three […]

How Long Will It Take to Sell Your Home? – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Xiomara Marrero, Realtor, Home Staging Expert, Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Hudson Valley Realtors

How Long Will It Take to Sell Your Home? – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Xiomara Marrero

When a home is ready to go on the market, homeowners always want to know how long it’s going to take to sell it. If you have a real estate agent, they’ll give you an estimated time because he knows all that’s involved in it. They know the average amount of days it takes to sell a place. How Long Will It Take to Sell Your Home? – Hudson Valley Real Estate with Xiomara Marrero, Realtor, Home Staging Expert, Alexander Maxwell Realty – Best Hudson Valley Realtors While you might think that selling a home quickly means you have to […]

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 […]

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, […]

The best natural skincare products designed and crafted by Vanessa Grissom and Felicia Strong from NessFeli right here in the Hudson Valley, New York – Interview by Dino Alexander – Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

NessFeli – The Best Natural Skincare Line created in the Hudson Valley, NY

Today my excitement is on the next level because I get to chat with the beautiful Vanessa Grissom and Felicia Strong from NessFeli Natural Skincare, based right here in the Hudson Valley. I am this excited because skincare is such an obsession of mine. Spending money on products does not always guarantee quality so the search for good products has been a lifelong journey for me, and probably for you too. And when you find that amazing moisturizer or a serum, your heart will melt with joy and that smile on your face will jump out in an instant. The […]

Working at Home? Time is of the Essence! New Book and Tips by Maxwell Alexander

Millennials – The Balancing Act of Working from Home – New Book by Maxwell Alexander

I’ve heard people say that they want to work from home mainly for the following reason: they are able to work only when they want to. Even though you can set your own work hours when you work at home, that does not mean you don’t have to adhere to a schedule. Work schedules that are hit or miss…or worse, no schedule at all, simply will not work. Time is of the essence! It’s your time! Millennials – The Balancing Act of Working from Home – New Book by Maxwell Alexander Working from home can be a very, very good […]

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 […]

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, Duncan Avenue Studios, New York 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! […]

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley, New York

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley

Real Estate Photography Project in Chelsea, NY – Duncan Avenue Studios, Hudson Valley, New York It’s been said that a picture is worth a thousand words. In real estate, pictures can make a huge difference in how quickly your home sells. Thanks to technological advancements, buyers can get an intimate view of the home they are interested in without ever having to step out of their couches. It is more important than ever before that buyers do their research. Using filters such as location, price, school districts, square footage, etc., they search through sites. The moment they narrow their search […]

Beautiful and Cozy Hudson Valley Home for Sale just a Block away from the Hudson River and Chelsea, NY Yacht Club – Real Estate Photography by Duncan Avenue Studios

Beautiful and Cozy Summer Escape – Hudson Valley Home for Sale by Owner in Chelsea, NY

Fantastic Find! Don’t miss out on this charming property with 2 buildings in the desirable, quiet hamlet of Chelsea in Wappingers Falls, New York. One block from the Hudson River, Chelsea Yacht Club, and Marina. Property is near tons of shopping, restaurants, local waterfronts, major highways, and the historical downtown district of Beacon. Beautiful and Cozy Hudson Valley Home for Sale just a Block away from the Hudson River and Chelsea, NY Yacht Club – For Sale by Owner – List price: $525,000 – 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms – 28 Liberty St, Chelsea, NY 12512 – Listing information provided by the […]

The best coffee-flavored vodka created in Hudson Valley, NY - Exploring Hudson Valley with Dino Alexander (CEO and Principal Broker at AlmaxRealty) – Lifestyle/Brand Photography by Maxwell Alexander, Duncan Avenue Studios

The best coffee-flavored vodka created in Hudson Valley, NY – Exploring Hudson Valley with Dino Alexander

We had recently attended an amazing event where I had the pleasure of meeting Dakota Rudolf, the owner, and roastmaster of Valkyrie Coffee Roasters in Cheater, New York. The event was the launch of the incredible collaboration between Valkyrie Coffee Roasters and Orange County Distillery, which created the Valkyrie coffee-flavored vodka. Very impressed by the amazing taste and intrigued by the process, I wanted to learn more so I chatted with Dakota about the inspiration behind the brand and some interesting facts about coffee sourcing and roasting. The best coffee-flavored vodka created in Hudson Valley, NY – Exploring Hudson Valley […]

Sneak Peak of the September Issue ft. Dr. Z of the Hebe Med Spa

Sneak Peak of the September Issue ft. Hudson Valley’s own Dr. Z of the Hebe Medical Spa

We are thrilled about our biggest September Fashion Issue yet! This is just a glimpse of meaningful fashion trends this fall presented by Hudson Valley’s own Dr. Z of the Hebe Med Spa and featuring Fabled Scrubs and “just a few” other designer brands. Social responsibility goes a long way when it’s paired with style, comfort, and functionality, so we are excited to elaborate more on the topic this September. September 2021 Fashion Issue ft. Hudson Valley’s own Dr. Z of the Hebe Medical Spa – Model: Dr. Zainab Mogul Ashraf IG: @drzmogul, Makeup/hair: Tonya Carter Ayer IG: @tonyacarterayer , […]

Real Estate 101 with Naomi Harris, Realtor, Home Selling Expert, Alexander Maxwell Realty – How to Ensure You Get the Best Price When Selling Your Home in the Hudson Valley

Real Estate 101 with Naomi Harris: How to Ensure You Get the Best Price When Selling Your Home in the Hudson Valley

Whether you are selling your home to move to a new city or just to relocate to the other side of town, you will no doubt want to receive as much money for the property as you can. Real Estate 101 with Naomi Harris, Realtor, Home Selling Expert, Alexander Maxwell Realty – How to Ensure You Get the Best Price When Selling Your Home in the Hudson Valley Luckily, there are a few tips you can follow to ensure your final selling price is as high as possible, such as: •    Stage Your Hudson Valley Home When a prospective […]

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 […]

Are You Considering Professional Real Estate Photography for Your Hudson Valley Home?

Here’s what you should do before your photographer arrives. Hudson Valley home sellers are facing challenges due to the rapid change in the real estate market. Searching for a home not that long ago meant driving to beautiful Hudson Valley neighborhoods, picking up sales packets and flyers, and visiting several open houses. Are You Considering Professional Real Estate Photography for Your Hudson Valley Home? – Presented by Duncan Avenue Studios – Hudson Valley Real Estate Photography A home search in our post-pandemic world is more likely to begin online during a lunch break at the (home) office than while driving. […]