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By Diane Beckmann
(Imagine Properties NY)
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Back in 2010, the Warwick Community Garden began as a small gardening project.  By 2011, it had doubled in size.  With the addition of a drip irrigation system in 2013, the garden truly flourished.  It's been a local staple ever since.  To prepare for this year's crop, a Warwick Community Garden ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The Monroe, NY real estate results are now available for the January 2017 period.The median sales price in Monroe NY during January 2017 was $230K, a 3% increase over the same time period last year, and significantly lower than the previous month. January sales included a foreclosure, short sale,...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family homes that came on the market in Monroe NY between February 5th to 11th, 2017. There were five new listings this week. Even with those adds, inventory in Monroe remains low. In the last week, the inventory dropped from 85 available homes to 82, the lowest level in ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family homes that came on the market in Monroe NY between January 29th and February 4th, 2017. There were seven new listings this week. Even with those adds, inventory in Monroe remains low. As of February 6th, there are only 85 houses on the market. While that might soun...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty 4Q16 Market Report is available!   This quarterly report covers Orange County (including Monroe). It also covers the following Hudson Valley counties: Rockland and Westchester. While real estate is very local, in general the Hudson Valley area saw very stron...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below is the new single family home that came on the market in Monroe NY between January 22nd and 28th. This is the only new listing for the week. I did not include listings which were taken off the market for some reason and are back on. If you are in the market for a home in Monroe NY, or if yo...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Below are the new single family home listings that came on the market in Monroe NY between January 15th and 21st. These include new listings, not those which were taken off the market for some reason and are back on. If you are in the market for a home in Monroe NY, or if you are thinking of sell...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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As mentioned last week, on a weekly basis I will highlight new single family home listings in Monroe NY. I will only include brand new listings not those which were taken off the market for some reason and are back on. If you are in the market for a home in Monroe NY, or if you are thinking of se...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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This is the first edition of a new series about the Monroe NY real estate market. Each week of the year, I will highlight new single family home listings in Monroe NY. I will only include brand new listings and will not include those situations where a house expired, was under contract, or was te...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The median sales price for single family homes in the town of Monroe NY during 2016 was $269K. That price point would get the buyer a 3 to 4 bedroom bi-level/raised ranch home with 2 bathrooms, about 1700 square feet of living space, a garage, in-window air conditioning, and about a third acre of...

By Kate Talarico, RESA, Top Orange County Home Decorator & Stager
(Kates Home Staging and Interior Design)
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For some reason I am drawn to older architecture.  I find it absolutely beautiful and the structural details just amazing.Here are photos of two local churches in my area:This is one of the reasons I live in Goshen, New York.  The local village brings you back to a much earlier time and I find it...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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2016 Monroe NY Real Estate ResultsThe real estate sales results for 2016 are now available as seen by the chart below. The overall story for 2016 was healthy volume. In 2015, a total of 169 homes were sold in the Monroe NY area, but in 2016, that number jumped to 227, an increase of 34%. That bei...

By Janis Borgueta, LIC RE Salesperson - Hudson Valley Homes for Sale
(Key Properties of the Hudson Valley )
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Where Is "The Hudson Valley?" Orange County, NY Commuters Call The Hudson Valley HomeHave you ever wondered where "the Hudson Valley" is, or what it looks like? A short drive from New York City by car, bus or train and you can see some rather beautiful scenary. My "backyard" in Orange County, NY ...

By Janis Borgueta, LIC RE Salesperson - Hudson Valley Homes for Sale
(Key Properties of the Hudson Valley )
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 Commuting to the Hudson Valley~ crossing the Moodna Viaduct on Metro NorthThe Hudson Valley is an EASY Commute to New York City Let's find a home for you today. Search Homes for Sale Here  Living in the Hudson Valley is a great choice. We are 65 miles north of NYC with great options for commutin...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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The Monroe, NY real estate results are now available for the November 2016 period.The median sales price in Monroe NY of $231.5K in November was 10% lower than the same time last year and 11% lower than last month. More than a quarter of the homes sold in November 2016 were foreclosed properties,...

By Janis Borgueta, LIC RE Salesperson - Hudson Valley Homes for Sale
(Key Properties of the Hudson Valley )
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FALL in LOVE with a Home in "the Hudson Valley"Marketing a Waterfront Property is actually rather straight forward. The views sell the property, and the house comes second. Like it or not, the house is not the focus of the initial marketing. If you don't use the absolute best photos of the view, ...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Hudson Valley Events...The Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty Winter Events Guide for the 2016-17 season is now available!This document provides ideas of things to do this winter, and during the upcoming holiday season. The guide covers Orange, Westchester, Putnam and Rockland counties, as well a...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Monroe NY Real Estate Results:As seen below, the Monroe, NY real estate results are now available for the October 2016 period.The median sales price in Monroe NY moved up to $326,500 in September, and then dropped to $243,500 in October. While the lack of distressed properties might have been par...

By Kat Palmiotti, The House Kat
(Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty, Monroe NY Real Estate, 914-419-0270, kat@thehousekat.com)
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Pure Terror Scream Park is located on Museum Village Road in Monroe NY, conveniently right off exit 129 of NY-17. I just found out something interesting this morning about the park. In 2015, Guiness World Records certified Pure Terror as the longest walk-through horror attraction. It includes mor...

By Janis Borgueta, LIC RE Salesperson - Hudson Valley Homes for Sale
(Key Properties of the Hudson Valley )
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Things to Know about Orange County, NY Real Estate Learn More about Orange County NY Homes for Sale  Search the newest listings in Orange County, NY!On any given day my clients call from all over the Hudson Valley, and beyond, looking to find a new home in the area. Many don't know exactly where ...

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