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December Means Hudson Valley Holiday Craft Markets

Now that the holiday season is in full swing, there are a seemingly-endless number of craft shows/markets/etc. happening throughout the Hudson Valley each and every week. With that in mind, this post will be highlighting a handful of the great shopping opportunities which are taking place around the area this weekend! No mass-produced gift can match the impact of a local, handmade item, so be sure to check out at least one of these fantastic craft markets!

Selling in Winter? Follow This Staging Advice

Although many homeowners only consider selling during the summer months, there are some advantages to selling in the winter. For instance, the smaller number of homes on the market makes it easier for your home to stand out to potential buyers. Plus, if you manage to create some buzz around your sale, then you might be able to leverage that interest into a higher sale price as buyers compete for the limited homes available. Of course, one of the most important aspects to generating a hot listing (even during the cold months) is proper staging. Keep reading to learn some important tips for staging a home during the winter!

Poughkeepsie's Celebration of Lights Is Almost Here!

Each holiday season, the City of Poughkeepsie teams up with local groups to present one of the area's best winter events, the Celebration of Lights! This year marks the 25th edition of the celebration, which features a parade, fireworks, and special events across the city. The festivities officially kick off at 6:30 p.m. on November 30, so get ready to have some fun this Friday! Keep reading to learn about a few of the different ways to take in the celebration.