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CENTURY 21 Alliance Realty Group's Blog

Poughkeepsie Plans to Fight Blight with Grant

Thanks to $800,000 in federal grants, the City of Poughkeepsie is currently planning a number of community improvements for next year. According to city administrator Marc Nelson, the money will be put toward sidewalk repair, maintenance of critical infrastructure, and the demolition of dilapidated buildings within the city. Removal of old and damaged structures will free up property for possible redevelopment, which is always welcome news in a time when competition for real estate is so high!

'Tis the Season for Fall Festivals

If you love fall, then you'd probably like to celebrate it before it's gone. Luckily, there are a huge number of fall festivals taking place throughout the season in the Hudson Valley! In fact, just this upcoming weekend alone, there are at least three options to choose from (and there are sure to be at least a couple more). Keep reading to learn where you can go this weekend to enjoy all the classic fall activities, including pumpkin-picking, hay rides, and everything in between!

This Is Why You Should Buy in the Fall

Most people automatically picture the warm summer months when they think about buying a home, but that doesn't mean that the other seasons are off limits; in fact, there are good reasons to consider fall the best time for home buying! What makes fall a great time to find your dream home? It largely comes down to avoiding the crazy buyer competition that dominates the summer. By shopping when demand is lower, you gain an advantage over motivated sellers. Keep reading to learn why smart buyers should consider continuing or beginning their home search in the fall!