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CENTURY 21 Alliance Realty Group's Blog

New $20 Billion Plan to Combat Homelessness & Provide Affordable Housing in New York State

Governor Cuomo just yesterday launched a landmark $20 billion, five-year plan to combat homelessness and advance the construction of affordable housing in New York State. The plan will create and preserve more than 110,000 units of affordable and 6,000 units of supportive housing over the next five years. This marks the largest investment in the creation and preservation of affordable housing and efforts to end homelessness in the history of New York.  

Dutchess County - What's Happening In The Housing Market?

At the first of April, 2017, there were 330 less single-family detached homes for sale in Dutchess County than there were in April of 2016.  In spite of the continual decline in available inventory, sales have held up at slightly higher numbers than last year.  

However, the lack of homes for sale appears to be having an effect on current purchase offers, which are down by 13.4%. 

Let's take a look at sales, selling prices, purchase offers and available listings in Dutchess County, comparing year-to-date figures through April 2017 to the same period last year.

Two New Boutique Hotels in Beacon New York

Want to enjoy your visit to Beacon, New York, even more?  Stay in one of its two new gorgeous and elegant hotels!

The first new hotel is the 12-room Inn & Spa at Beacon, located on Main Street's western end. The lobby also serves as an art gallery for the works of Anamario Hernandez, a celebrated Mexican painter best known for her still-life works. Hernandez will be on hand for the gallery's official christening on Saturday, May 13.  Guests can also enjoy the spa services, including massages, facials, and scalp treatments, and fine dining.

Also located on Main Street is the new 12-room Beacon Hotel and Restaurant.The building dates back to 1875 and has been newly remodeled into a gorgeous industrial space. The on-site restaurant and bar opened earlier this year and currently serves brunch on Saturday and Sunday and dinner 5 days a week.  

Don't miss the opportunity to stay, eat, and play at one of Beacon's great hotels, restaurants, museums, and all the outdoor fun.