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Homes Under $500,000

Columbia County Real Estate Specialists is proud to offer these exceptional properties for sale. Take your time to browse our gallery of property listings throughout Columbia County. The right home, land parcel or country estate can be found with the Realtors® of Columbia County Real Estate Specialists. Call us and we will be happy to assist with your search in any way that we can.


Columbia County Colonial home for sale

Waterfrontage on Wyomonack Creek


140 Old Post Road, New Lebanon, NY

MLS #120703

Just drastically reduced nearly 20k! Open House November 4th 2-4pm. For those who dream of owning a classically built home this is for you. A Circa 1925 Colonial located on a quiet road outside the village of Lebanon Springs in Columbia County NY. The home features four bedrooms, one bathroom, a very large porch, hardwood floors, a new well pumping 30-gallons per minute and heating options that include two high efficiency Rinnai heaters and a wood burning stove. The house is sited on a long 5.75 acre lot that includes ownership of the railroad bed running along the creek. Handyman's special with enormous potential. Walking distance to town park, town hall and New Lebanon High School.  


Listing Agent: Dan Mahar, Real Estate Sales



Copake Lake A frame home for sale

Copake Lake A-Frame


240 South West Colonly, Hillsdale, NY

MLS #109413

Recently renovated three bedroom, 2 bath cozy A-Frame Copake Lake home, with three forms of heating choices making this sweetie a year-round luxury. Last home located on South West Colony Road affords this property with a nice-sized piece of land. Detached HUGE garage that could be potential living space. Deeded 40 foot right away of waterfront & community docking. Approximately 2 hours from NYC, a half hour from Hudson and Amtrak and a half hour from Great Barrington, Catamount Ski area is about six miles away. Motivated seller.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



waterfront house

Green River WATERFRONT


457 Route 71, Hillsdale (Green River), NY

MLS # 117977

Waterfront on the Green River!! Three bedroom, 2 bath home on just under an acre with views of hay field and Green River. Wood floors through-out, full, unfinished basement with washer/dryer hook up. Sunroom/dining room off kitchen over looks huge back yard. Private well & septic. Easy commute to Albany, Great Barrington, Pittsfield.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





Handyman Honey


7 Rothermel Ext, Kinderhook, NY

MLS # 00001

Three+ Bedrooms, 2 bath, Oak flooring through-out, wood burning fireplace, 1822 square feet, just under 1/2 acre...Big open back yard that backs up to ball field, quiet street.....NEW TO MARKET!! Needs some TLS, but worth it. Not even in system yet! Call for details :)


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



4 bedroom house

Waiting for Love


2789 Route 23, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 122958

Handyman Special with sooooo much potential!! Restore this beauty back to the circa 1823 splendor. Historic house in the heart of Hillsdale Hamlet just under 2 Acres!! First Floor: Chef's kitchen w/office, dining room w/parlor & fireplace, living room w/fireplace, gathering room, 3/4 bath. Second floor: Four bedrooms each w/private bath, sitting room parlor. Formally a Bed & Breakfast. Excellent location, 2 miles from Berkshire border, 5 minutes to Catamont Ski & Adventure Park, 25 minutes to hip hop Hudson. 2.5 hrs to NYC & Boston. Easy to show, short notice OK. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



contemporary saltbox house

Robinson Pond Lake Community


140 Lakeshore, Copake, NY

MLS #115533

Thousand square feet Saltbox Contemporary with 2 bedrooms, 2 bath nestled in the woods on 3 lots in Copake's Taconic Shores, just a stone's throw from its 102 acre Robinson Pond. Bright & sunny open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, skylights, wood stove, chef's kitchen with granite counter tops, and back patio are just some of the amenities in this beautifully maintained home waiting for you! Go boating on the lake, sit on the beach at the clubhouse, barbecue on deck in summer and in Winter, ski at one of the nearby resorts, come home and relax in front of your wood stove. Home in excellent condition. Motivated sellers. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



renovated barn home

Green River Beauty


4 Nobletown Road, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 120675

1800's renovated Barn with original black cherry beams exposed for extra character. Four seasons get away, low maintenance, open floor plan, kitchen w/granite counter tops, hardwood floors through-out and rocking chair front porch. Second floor is dedicated to MBR w/full bath & balcony. As well as loft area for guest and office space. Stone foundation has been reinforced w/steel, flat easy to maintain yard w/shed & stone wall. Convenient locations, (close to Route 22 and Route 71) so you never worried about being plowed out! Just minutes to eclectic Hudson, Great Barrington & Pittsfield. Easy drive to Catamount for skiing, Tanglewood and Jacob's pillow. One bedroom, not enough for guest? No problem! Just across the street is Inn At Green River, a 9 bedroom Bed & Breakfast for your company! Easy to show, short notice OK. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Broker



waterfront home Craryville

Waterfront on Zeky


16 Pond Hill Road, Craryville, Copake Lake, Copake NY

MLS # 120267

WATERFRONT home on Zeky a.k.a. 'Friends Pond'. Three bedroom, two bath home, Semi secluded with beautiful wood burning 2-sided stone fireplace in living room. Walk-out decking overlooking the water, another deck off kitchen for grilling. 3.4 acres of rolling lawn with fruit trees. Beautiful wood-burning fireplace in living room, freshly painted and all new carpeting. 10 x 10 shed on property for storage. Walk to Copake Lake and Copake Country Club for Golfing & Dancing at 'The Greens' restaurant!! Close to both MA & CT, minutes to Hudson, Amtrack & Metro North. Motivated Seller.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



large ranch home

All The Bells & Whistles!! ~ Bring All Offers


714 Center Hill Road, Copake, NY

MLS # 108235

Large sprawling Ranch, built in 2000 on just under an acre, in excellent condition. Large, modern, open floor plan with light streaming through every window. The sun-filled great room overlooks the private, landscaped grounds. Built-in Bose surround sound system, large thermal windows, wainscoting, hard-wood and tiled floors. Three large bedrooms (two with designer-quality bathrooms). Deck with patio off kitchen with outdoor grill overlooks park-like backyard. 16x20” 2 1/2 car garage with 20” high ceiling and remote-controlled doors PLUS a large, very usable and partially finished basement for more potential living space. Less than 10 miles to Catamount Ski area. Close to CT & MA boarders, 1/2 hour to Metro North & Amtrak. This is a really nice home in EXCELLENT CONDITION, Motivated Seller.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



log cabin by pond in Averill Park NY

Rensselaer County, PRIVATE Wraparound w/Creek & Private Pond


210 Alps Mountain Road, Averill Park, NY

MLS # 121604

Exceptional is the best adjective to describe this unique and special opportunity. The home and property feature attributes of far more expensive homes at a fraction of the price. Log Cabin construction, three bedrooms and two baths, total privacy on over six acres, 1,200 foot private drive, beautiful stream and pond on property, covered front porch with wraparound deck on three sides, stainless kitchen with granite and Show Place cabinets, knotty pine flooring, high speed internet and electric underground, full basement with 9 foot ceilings and radiant heat, 4-ton geothermal heating and cooling system, and the list goes on. Finish work will be needed to complete the home. At an asking price of under $300,000, a buyer with vision and the dream of owning an exceptional property will make this opportunity their own.  


Listing Agent: John A Avenia, Associate Broker



modern colonial home

Pristine Colonial on 6 Areas with Private Pond!


1000 Mitchell Street, Hillsdale NY

MLS # 114018

Beautiful Colonial built in 2008, in excellent condition. Convenient location just off Route 22 on the corner of Mitchell Street. Minutes to Great Barrington with views of Catamount ski slopes. Some features include Maple wood flooring throughout, large kitchen w/13x12 breakfast nook, formal dining room, Living room w/propane fireplace, large glass doors to bring in views of private back yard. Radiant floor heat throughout, geothermal heating system (needs heat pump installed), five bedrooms, MBR suite w/huge walk-in closet & luxurious spa tub, three bathrooms. 6 acres with private pond. Zoned for small business. Very sweet deal.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



4 family investment building

Four Family Unit


1770 State Route 23, Copake, NY

MLS # 113140

GREAT investment opportunity! Four units, all tenants in good standing and hoping they go with the sale!! Each apartment is on it's own electric meter. Two water tanks, one furnace. $45,000+/yearly in rental income...now that's a great investment! Income statement available. Property Condition Disclosure on file. 
The property features:
- 4 Unites
- Positive Income
- 2015 Septic system installed


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





The Honored Guest ~ Sale Pending


20 Hunt Road, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 114997

Ideal location! Hundred year old beautiful Historic beauty in excellent condition, on 3+ acres. The 'Honored Guest' B&B is now on the market and ready for action. STILL VERY ACTIVE WEBSITE (worth 25K included in sale) turning down reservations because you aren't here yet...First floor dedicated to commercial kitchen, large sunny dinning room, office, living room w/wood burning fireplace perfect for holding meetings. Can accommodate groups for small conferences/meeting venue. Second floor boast of four bedrooms w/en-suite bathrooms, third floor is Caretakers suite. All the modern amenities while still maintaining the historic glory. Large enclosed sun porch, 4 zoned baseboard heating, full basement. Four heating zones. Ample parking are just some of the many features. Centrally located at the intersection of Route 22 and Hunt Road, just a mile outside of town and 3 miles to Catamount Ski area www.catamountski.com Minutes to the Berkshires, Tanglewood, Jacobs Pillow, 2 hrs to NYC. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



home surrounded by land

90 Acres in Craryville!! More Land Available


261 Lockwood, Craryville, NY

MLS # 120347

A quintessential country road, secluded setting, 90+ acre property, post and beam barn and beautiful building envelope offering long range valley views all rolled into one spectacular opportunity. The property features a seasonal stream, re-claimed woodland pond, second pond site, mature woodlands with trails of yesteryear throughout, an "as-is" cottage and an in-ground pool. Conveniently located near the Taconic State Parkway in a central Columbia County location with easy access to Hudson, the Chathams, Northern Dutchess County and the Berkshires. The property has been protected with a CLC easement allowing for one residential complex with a building envelope of six acres. Location of the building envelope has been set with location of all structures determined by the buyer. The property has been recently surveyed and is subject to subdivision approval. If you are ready to purchase a substantial property for your next home this is an opportunity that you need to see.


Listing Agent: John Avenia, Associate Broker



waterfront home Copake NY

Waterfront Beauty ~ SOLD


1114 Lake View Road, Copake, NY

MLS # 121010

BEAUTIFUL WATERFRONT!! Three bedroom, three bath Cape in excellent condition on double lot...one of the prettiest settings on the lake. Open floor plan, large sunny kitchen w/ample storage, Master bedroom w/ensuite bathroom on first floor. Second floor consists of two large sunny bedrooms and full bathroom with skylight. Huge dry basement could easily be made additional living space. Beautiful views of the perennial plantings and lake from every window. Detached garage. First time on Market.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker