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Born and raised in Germany, Christmas has always been very big in my family. My grand mother, as far back as I can remember, made karp as the main dish, with a brown beer sauce and poppy cake (the most incredible cake I have ever tasted). The scales from the Christmas karp were dried and distribu...
Just listed!!!! Very nice, privately sited contemporary, only minutes from High Falls, close to Mohonk Preserve & Minnewaska State Park. Enjoy this open and spacious, bright and sophisticated country home, perfect for entertainment or quiet country living. Inground pool, fire places in both livin...
VERY NICE, PRIVATELY SITED CONTEMPORARY, ONLY MINUTES FROM HIGH FALLS, CLOSE TO MOHONK PRESERVE & MINNEWASKA STATE PARK. ENJOY THIS OPEN AND SPACIOUS, BRIGHT AND SOPHISTICATED COUNTRY HOME, PERFECT FOR ENTERTAINMENT OR QUIET COUNTRY LIVING. INGROUND POOL, FIRE PLACES IN BOTH LIVING ROOM AND MASTE...
This is a very interesting chart, showing average sale prices during the time between 1995 and 2007. With everthing that has been going on on Wall Street (Dow Jones, Nasdaq, Oil prices, etc), prices in Ulster County have steadily gone up, from $100,000 in 1995 to $300,000 in 2007.
Part of the flair of Ulster County, and especially of Marbletown, NY, are the small town locales and the quirky little places that make life around here so much fun. My office is on Route 209 just outside the town center of Stone Ridge. I'm there most of the day usually and sometimes into the eve...
October, 2007. In the price range betwen $200k and $350k, there are 98 active listings right now. Nine of them have accepted offers. 89 are available. About 10% of the active listings are pending. In the range between $350k and $450k, we have 63 active listings, three of them are currently pendi...
Its easy to see what makes this area so beautiful and desirable. If I wouldn't own a house here already I would give anything to be here at least every weekend. Fortunately, this sight is what I can look at each day - lucky me. What is truly fascinating to me is that there are nicer areas. Vermo...
Have you ever watched agents do well despite current market conditions? Have you ever known agents not doing well in a hot market? I assume the answer to both cases is 'Yes'. In looking at myself over the last ten years in a market that went from dead to hot to stagnant and up again, like a rolle...