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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.

Copake home for sale

Taconic Shores Lake Community

64 Island Drive, Copake, NY

MLS # 142501

Enjoy private lake community living at its best. This generous 1,316 sqft home is located on the Island at Taconic Shores. It boasts 2 BR,1 BA, gleaming wood floors, a wood burning fireplace, new roof, over-sized two-car garage and a full basement with potential to be finished for additional space. Taconic Shores is a private lake community that owns and surrounds 100+ acre Robinson Pond. Well known for its eco-diverse habitat and the wildlife it supports, including some of the best fishing in the county. An engine size limit of 10 hp keeps the pace slower, quieter and more peaceful than motor boat lakes. There are several beaches and boat launches for member-only use. Ideally located in mid-Columbia County, about 2 hours from NYC or 2 from Boston. When here you'll find hiking, skiing, golfing, local farm markets and an exceptional offering of farm-to-table restaurants at your doorstep. Venturing out about hour will take you West to eclectic Hudson and East to the cultural Berkshires. You will never yearn for something to do, or look for a place to relax when there is nothing to do. Come discover what life at the lake is all about!

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Hillsdale Honey home for sale

Sweet County Cottage

2206 County Route 7, Copake, NY

MLS # 143426

Cozy Copake gem is new to the market and clearly one of the best opportunities available. Two bedrooms, one baths, eat-in kitchen, hardwood floors thoughout, semi private back yard and one car garage. Need some TLC, but your will be hard pressed to find a better buying opportunity. Easy living, nice size, convenient area to all the country has to offer i.e. skiing, golfing, theater, swimming, biking, hiking etc.

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Mixed Zoning Ranch w/Detatched building

14599 Route 22, New Lebanon, NY

MLS # 141060

Ranch home + detatched buliding/FORMER BARBAR SHOP ~ Ranch with 3 bedrooms, one bath PLUS separate building w/bathroom, large closet and large retail area. Ranch underwent total renovation with new roof in 2021. Wood floors throughout, eat-in kitchen, washer/dryer hook-up, new floors in kitchen, big back yard, three bedrooms, one bath in main house and separate building with bathroom (currently not hooked-up to water system) that was formally a Baber Shop. Walk to town/shopping/restaurants. Beautiful restoration. 

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Copake home for sale

Two Homes for price of One!!

105-111 Breezy Hill Road, Copake Falls, NY

MLS # 141175


This unique two-family property presents a multitude of possibilities. Properties like this in a beautiful country setting don't become available often. It is an ideal opportunity for investors, someone who would like to occupy one unit while renting the second and potential buyers who would benefit from multiple residences. The premier, high-elevation location is what makes this property unique and such a special candidate for a substantial upgrade. It is ideally situated on a country road connecting Columbia County with the Berkshires and within minutes of Catamount, Bash Bish Falls and the Taconic State Park. If ever there was a perfect example of why location is everything - this is it!

  • 345,000
  • Two Homes 1,482 & 938 SqFt • 2 acres • 5 BR • 4BA
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Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Copake Lake home for sale

Elegant Lake Chalet ~ Sale Pending

9 Arbor Drive, Copake, NY

MLS # 141510

Beautiful contemporary chalet-style home that features 1,927 sq.ft. of living space and boasts many high-end features.  There are three bedrooms, two baths, a dining room with a cathedral ceiling, living room and nice kitchen providing plenty of room for everyone. An attached 1 ½ car garage will accommodate your car and all the fun gear that goes with life at the lake. Many significant recent updates include a new roof, new 1,000 gallon septic system (tank and fields), fresh exterior stain and interior paint. Completely move-in condition with the majority of furniture, lake gear, yard gear and useful tools in place (all good quality and in good condition). You will enjoy one of Columbia County’s most fantastic locations with Copake Country Club as a neighbor, Catamount Ski Area, Bash Bish Falls and Hillsdale nearby. Hudson to the West, the Chatham’s to the North, the Berkshires to the East are all within 30 minutes and NYC is only a two-hour drive South. Located just a short walk from the water’s edge in the Cove Property Owner’s Association at Copake Lake this special property enjoys rights to the common beach area and 50% of a private dock for your boat, jet ski, kayaks and canoes.

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Copake Lake home for sale

Hillsdale Hamlet 3 Family ~ Sale Pending

2650 Route 23, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 141838

There are a number of special properties within the Hillsdale hamlet and this 3-family home has its place among them. As a 3-family, there are two 2-bedroom apartments and a 1-bedroom. As a conversion back to its original single family home the results could be spectacular.

Proudly sited in the heart of the Hillsdale Hamlet and neighboring the historic town hall. This historically significant home is sited on a 0.39 acre parcel, offers 2,578 sqft of living space, a covered front porch, and sound fundamentals and is a member of the Hillsdale Sewer District.

This unique opportunity offers tremendous potential as an investment or single family home. Tenants currently in place - 24-hour notice required, home sold as is. 

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Copake home for sale

One Block walk to Amtrak!!

216 Tanners Lane, Hudson, NY

MLS # 137333


Be the first to enjoy this renovated home in 2020-2021, built in 1940, downtown Hudson. It's been said that 'Hudson is the Goldilocks of Upstate NY' it's not too big & not to small with public transportation, making it easy to get around. Hence....only 1 block from Amtrak you find this gem. This Contemporary home reflects the architecture design of clean simple lines with a connection to the outdoors, large windows to bring in the sunshine & stars, two of the four bedrooms have their own private deck, patio just off the kitchen and beautiful natural light in every room, (both upstairs and down). Radiant heated flooring (both upstairs and down) including both tiled bathroom floors, new roof, new siding, quiet street, 4 zone heating, and a fireplace in Living room/Dining room area. Seasonal views of the Hudson River and Catskill Mountain's. One block to Amtrak Train station, Less than a block from Basilica Hudson, The Wick Hudson, Kitty's Market & Cafe'.....

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

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Copake Lake Cottage ~ Sale Pending

9 Melvin Road, Copake, NY

MLS # 142139

Just in time for summer this two bedroom - two bath home awaits. In need of some TLC to regain its former glory, but well worth the effort.Walking distance to Copake Lake and its two marinas. Copake Lake offers excellent swimming, fishing, boating, water skiing etc...the Summer is just beginning....get ready!! 😃

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Romantic Nights, Hillsdale NY

Starry Starry Sky ~ Sale Pending

2350 County Route 11, Claverack NY

MLS # 141656

Coming to Market Soon.....Call for more information ~ Lincoln Log home set in pine forest. Private, sunny, sleep under the stars. 3+ bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (one on each floor), finished basement. MBR w/en suite bathroom on own private floor. Cathedral ceiling, Skylights, Open Floor Plan. Excellent condition, minutes to downtown Hudson.

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Four Maples, Hillsdale NY

'On The Island' ~ Sold for $265k

90 Island Drive, Copake NY

MLS # 138075

Comfortable & inviting, well maintained 3+ bedroom, 2 bath Ranch on the Island of Robinson Pond. Chef's kitchen, extensive decking, back yard brick patio, full house generator, beautiful stone fireplace in living room. Roof 10 years old, newer windows, Hot Water/baseboard heating. Partially finished basement with office and carpeted great room. Plus 'bonus room' off kitchen leading out the back patio. Taconic Shores Property Owners Associated is a private lake community (designated by the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Freshwater Wetland). Motorized boats are not to exceed 10 HP except Pontoon boats allowed 40 HP. Robinson Lake is for fishing, swimming and relaxing on the lake. All appliances go with sale of home. Easy commute to NYC, Albany, 20 minutes to Berkshires & Hudson.

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Hudson 2-bedroom home for sale

Walk to the Lake...Sale Pending

29 Glenwood Blvd, Hudson, NY

MLS # 143073

SBuilt in 1929 ~ Glenwood Blvd, one of the prettiest residential streets in Hudson and just a short walk to Oakdale Lake for swimming, fishing and boating. Light filled spacious rooms with high ceilings & an open floor plan. On the first floor you find a front parlor, dining room, large kitchen, two good-sized bedrooms and a full bath. Second floor you find a huge carpeted bedroom with an office/playroom attached. Hardwood flooring throughout. Easy to show, short notice OK.

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Copake mutli unit rental property for sale

Four Family Unit ~ Temp off market

1770 State Route 23, Copake, NY

MLS # 113140

GREAT investment opportunity, Four units, all four apartments pay $1,000/mo rent = $4,000 income per month! Tenants pay own Electric (Each apartment on own electric meter). Property Condition Disclosure on file. Two water tanks, one furnace. Income statement available. State of the art septic system, installed in 2017. Just under an acre across street from proposed new gas station/convenience store. Please allow 48+ hours for showing request. 2022 Expense upon request.

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

27 Maple Hillsdale

Italianette Style Farmhouse ~ Sold for $525k

27 Maple Street, Hillsdale, NY

MLS #128070

Gorgeous period home with country kitchen, enclosed side porch off kitchen, rocking chair front porch, library/office, 2.5 baths, home built around 1840. The large additional family room in front has a separate entrance, which could be used as a business space, additional features are 9' ceilings in most of the rooms, 7 foot windows, Classic staircase leading to the spacious upper level with 3 large bedrooms and two full baths.  

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker