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LOCATED ON WOODED, QUIET, DEAD END ROAD. CHARMING SPACES WITH A COUNTRY FEELING. NEW KITCHEN, PROPANE FIREPLACE (FOR ADDED HEAT), SPACIOUS OWNER'S BEDROOM WITH COZY WINDOW SEAT AND LARGE ENTERTAINING DECK OFF FAMILY ROOM. EASY MAINTENANCE -- IN & OUT. A PERFECT YEAR ROUND OR VACATION HOME.
PLEASE EMAIL ME FOR MORE INFO AND PHOTOS AT JOANLCAPRIA@AOL.COM or visit my website WWW.JOANCAPRIA.COM (0 comments)
tHIS MAGNIFICENT STONE HOUSE ON 36 ACRES DATES BACK TO 1912. IN 1998, THE CURRENT OWNERS RESTORED THE ORIGINAL PORTION OF THE HOUSE AND ADDES A FAVULOUS MASTER BR & SITTING ROOM SUITE ON THE 1ST FLOOR. THE CONSTRUCTION WAS DOEN WITH GREAT CARE TO MATCH THE ORIGINAL HOUSE. THE ESTTE INCL. A 3 STORY 6694 SF STONE HOUSE W/COVERED BLUESTONE PATIO IN BACK & COVERED SIDE PORCH W/PILLARS FACING ANOTHER BLUESTONE PATIO: 1 2 CAR DETACHED STONE GARAGE W/GUEST APT OVER IT; LIGHTED TENNIS COURT BEAUTIFULLY SITED OVERSIZED SWIMMING POOL, POND, ONE PART OF THE PROPERTY IS ON THE MILLSTREAM; (0 comments)
All Around Woodstock Spring is in the Air - 03/21/08 07:47 PM
Yesterday I was in the office saying how I just noticed the daffodils pushing up through the ground in my front yard and I couldn't wait for the smell and sight of the first beautiful glorious flowers to arrive. My clients arrived and I went out showing mostly commercial properties but they did want to see this one house in the Byrdcliffe area of Woodstock. We drove up to the house and went inside and decided to go out the side door to check out the gorgeous rock outcroppings and the stream and..... in the side garden there they were tons (0 comments)
How do you put photos up? - 03/21/08 07:23 PM
I noticed on Localism photos were posted along the right side. Where and how do you put your local photos up? I couldn't find any info on the Frequently asked questions or the How to post to localism link. Sometimes I get a little lost on this site. I still don't understand the tags either! Any help would be appreciated. (2 comments)
Luxury Home Stats for Ulster County - 03/21/08 12:07 PM
I have broken this down into bands so you can get a real picture of the market The actives & Pending are as of March 21,2008 The Closed, Expireds, Days on Market, List Price & Sale Price are Stats for Jan 1, 2007 to Dec 31, 2007 This is a real snapshot of our Luxury Market. In Ulster County the top 10% of sales are $500,000 and up. Some of the interpetations of this are that houses in the top percentages take at least 6 months to sell & the higher end averages 8 months or more Quite a few have taken a (0 comments)
Community Supported Agriculture - 03/19/08 09:00 PM
I received this from Catskill Native Nursery and want to make as many people aware of this terrific opportunity to invest in local agriculture EAT LOCAL, EAT ORGANIC - CSA* PICKUP AT CATSKILL NATIVE NURSERY (*Does everyone know that CSA stands for Community Supported Agriculture? I often just assume I'm preaching to the choir.) Last year we received a historic preservation grant from NYS to restore our 1840 English barn- and we're working on it. Actually, Ethan Zickler and the crew of Eden Design are working on it, but we're cheering them on from our warm house across the street. We would (0 comments)
TWIN GABLES IS OVER 100 YEARS OLD & A WOODSTOCK LEGEND! THIS SPECIAL TURNKEY BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY BEGAN LIFE AS A GUEST HOUSE & TEA ROOM IN 1926. IT IS RENOWNED FOR ITS RELAXED, CHARMING, FRIENDLY ATMOSPHERE. GUESTS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD CONTINUE TO RETURN TO & RECOMMEND TWIN GABLES TO THEIR FRIENDS. THE 9 GUEST ROOMS, EACH WITH UNIQUE CHARM & PERSONALITY, ARE DECORATED WITH PERIOD FURNISHINGS & WOODSTOCK ART. ON THE GROUND FLOOR IS AN "OWNERS QUARTERS", WONDERFULLY LARGE KITCHEN & COMFY LOUNGE AREA. A BEAUTIFUL GAZEBO PROVIDES WARM WEATHER RESPITE FOR FAIR WEATHER DREAMING FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO (0 comments)
FEB STATS FOR WOODSTOCK, NY - 03/16/08 07:58 PM
I thought it would be interesting to do stats for my small town of Woodstock, NY and it was. After looking at some of the other stats of the larger community Woodstock is really charming and sweet with only 6 sales which is why I also service most of Ulster County, NY. When doing these numbers I remebered why! I pulled these from the Ulster County MLS FEBRUARY 2008 COMPARED TO FEBRUARY 2007 FEBRUARY 2008 FEBRUARY 2007CLOSED SALES 6 6MEDIAN PRICE $337,250 $312,500DAYS ON MARKET AVERAGE 102 268 WOODSTOCK HAD A LITTLE MORE THAN (0 comments)
Gashouse Gorillas - 03/16/08 10:28 AM
Woodstock, Colony of the Arts last night did not disappoint. We had Jeffrey Gaines at the Colony Cafe, Ars so long at the Kleinart and the Gashouse Gorillas at the Bearsville Theatre. I chose to go to the Bearsville Theatre. WOW! What a great band they had audience bobbing, tapping and out & out dancing. They played "Jump Blues" style of music which is definitely something they make their own. Crusher Carmean played a very cool self made aluminum stand up bass, Tim on sax, Hiro Suzuki on Guild guitar, Dan Hickey on drums and Rick Fink singing, shouting, jumping and getting out (0 comments)
Ulster County, NY Country Sophistication - 03/15/08 06:01 PM
Aside from Manhattan, Ulster County is the ONLY part of New York State which experienced appreciation in home prices in 2007. The luxury home market is largely responsible for this reciprocal relationship. I recently became a member of The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, in order to concentrate on this hugely successful niche market. Westwood Metes & Bounds Ltd. is the only realty company in Ulster County to offer the advantages of ILHM membership. Less than 1% of agents country wide can boast such an affiliation. "EXTRAORDINARY PROPERTIES REPRESENTED BY EXTRAORDINARY REALTORS." Do you want to know more or have your own luxurious home to sell or (3 comments)
Woodstock, NY - 03/14/08 09:29 PM
Home to gorgeous mountains, fresh air, and some of the most beautiful real estate on earth! Woodstock - known also as "the colony of the arts" combines small-town magic with the sophistication of the city. We have NYC caliber restaurants, Byrdcliffe and Overlook mountain in our backyard. Woodstock is rich in history and cultural heritage, still apparent in its world-class arts life and historic homes. Back in the nineteenth century, long before our present fame, the Woodstock area was known internationally as a center for American artists and craftspeople. Then in 1902 the famed Byrdcliffe arts and crafts colony was established, (0 comments)
PERFECT WEEKEND GETAWAY - WALK TO TOWN. 2 BEDROOMS, 2 BATHS ON OVER 2 PRIVATE ACRES. ENJOY THE WRAPAROUND SCREENED-IN PORCH & LARGE FLOOR TO CEILING WINDOWS WITH FRENCH DOORS THAT OPEN THE HOUSE UP TO NATURE. IMMACULATE HOUSE HAS BEEN LOVINGLY MAINTAINED, BRING YOUR LOVE OF THE COUNTRY & MOVE RIGHT IN.Listed at $315,000Do you want to know more? or Schedule a showing? Contact me at JoanLCapria@aol.com or visit me at www.JoanCapria.com (0 comments)
THIS DELTA QUEEN WELCOMES YOU WITH A GREAT WRAP-AROUND CURVED ROCKING CHAIR PORCH & THEN STATELY ENTRANCE HALL FOR THAT QUALITY OF LIFE APPEAL. OPEN, SPACIOUS LIVING ROOM TO DINING ROOM W/BRICK FIREPLACE & GORGEOUS HARDWOOD FLOORS--JUST RIGHT FOR THE MODERN FAMILY. LARGE KITCHEN W/METAL TOPPED ISLAND HAS PLENTY OF ROOM FOR A VARIETY OF ARRANGEMENTS. LARGE WINDOWS LET LOTS OF LIGHT IN ALL THROUGH THE HOUSE. PERFECT, GRACIOUS CITY LIVING. CHARMING & IN GREAT CONDITION A 400 SQ.FT. APARTMENT - WITH HARDWOOD FLOORS & SEPARATE ENTRANCE. GREAT TENANT IS MONTH TO MONTH & PAYS $500. Offered at $300,000 Do you want to (0 comments)
Everything Old - 03/13/08 11:05 PM
I love everything old and houses are no exception. I love the feeling when you pull up to an old house and the anticipation of what you are going to find inside (& out, don't get me started on the old gardens) The treasures always vary and almost never disappoint. For me the ones that have not been renovated are my favorites because I am crazy about the little rooms, nooks and crannies to discover, all the wear on the usually wide board floors, the multipane old runny glass windows, the drawer pulls and door knobs, of course the mouldings, I even (4 comments)
Newbie HELP! - 03/12/08 09:03 AM
I am a newbie and jumped in with both feet. I have been reading blogs and posts and I am completely overwhelmed. I did post twice but maybe I got a little ahead of myself. Any help with a more systematic way to get started, make friends and be generally useful would be greatly appreciated! (3 comments)
Town Board Meeting- Woodstock Farmers Market Festival - 03/12/08 08:48 AM
After a very long meeting last night there was public speaking on the Woodstock Farm Festival that is supposed to start this spring. While there were many there who are supported the market there were a few that oppose the market completely. It was however passed for one year 18 Wednesday pending approval. (0 comments)
Woodstock Farm Market & My first Blog - 03/11/08 04:57 PM
My first blog I decided to talk about something I feel really great about and proud to be on the Board of Directors of. Woodstock's very own farmers market The Woodstock Farm Festival is a farmers' market and so much more! This event will feature a farmers' market, an outdoor dining area where local chefs will prepare ready-to-eat meals featuring local produce, a music stage and a section for local merchants to set up shop. Special events will be featured all season long. Be there Wednesdays from 4:00pm - 8:00pm beginning on May 28th and running through September 24th, 2008. I know every (2 comments)
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