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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.


log cabin by pond in Averill Park NY

Sweet & Simple Living


22 Mountain View, Hudson, NY

MLS # 128225

Charming Ranch home sitting on a quiet residential street right off Route 66. Easy access to Albany (approximately 20-25 minutes) and just minutes to downtown Hudson. Three-bedroom, one bath, on just under half acre with attached garage, paved driveway, mature trees, large level yard with shed, all in a sweet neighborhood. Hudson school district. Town of Claverack with a mailing address of Hudson. Appliances included with sale including generator. Private well and septic. Motivated sellers. Sold as-is.  


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





Beach House - MOTIVATED SELLER


18 Beach Road, Copake, NY

MLS # 125296

Cedar framed Beach house through-out, including the sheeting on the roof. Sweet lake-house get away on Taconic Shores 'Robinson Pond' private 100+ acre lake community. Two bedrooms, full bath, enclosed front porch, ample storage in attic on a double lot just across from the community field. Views of the main (one of three beaches) beach with white sand and permanent umbrellas for shade, playground and Clubhouse. Minutes to Bash Bish Falls & Catamont skiing.....year round fun!!


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





Country Farmhouse


49 Farm Road, Copake, NY

MLS # 125544

Two story Farmhouse with spacious rooms, just outside of town. Walking distance to Copake playground, close to Harlem Valley Rail trail & Bash Bish Falls State Park. Beautiful open light filled eat-in country kitchen, dining room with wide-board Pine flooring, three bedrooms and two baths. Walk out basement partially finished with man cave/office area. Semi private back yard with mountain views. Motivated Sellers.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



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Easy Country Living


580 Mitchell Street, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 126866

This is it, a perfect country retreat located in the heart of glorious Columbia County. Secluded, yet so close to exciting Hudson and all the Berkshires have to offer. Saltbox style home is located on one of Hillsdale's most scenic country roads. Meticulously maintained, freshly painted and many stylish upgrades including a chef's kitchen with granite counter tops and industrial-grade appliances. The first floor boasts a kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom, entry foyer, laundry and bath. Upstairs you'll find two additional bedrooms and a full bath with tile floor and jet tub. Can be purchased turnkey - furniture and all.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





Private Get-Away


822 Pumpkin Hill Road, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 125313

Bright and light filled home that is off the beaten track, but only minutes from the center of Hillsdale. Private location with views of Catamount ski area! Brand new kitchen with custom cabinets and granite counter tops, all new stainless appliances with built in wine cooler, all included in the sale. Amazing timber frame barn with loft area above, could make a great artist studio or workshop. Enjoy the private secluded 7 acres and the In-ground pool with a brand new liner (25 year warranty) and a new filtration system. Pool house with cedar sauna and wood stove. Close to Berkshires, Hudson, Tanglewood and only 2 hours from NYC! Motivated Seller.


Listing Agent: Dylan Nardin, Sales Associate





Over the Mountain & Though the Woods


181 Lockwood, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 127306

Come get away to this Artist Retreat country home. Six + beautiful acre setting with long-distance Mountain views. Three + bedrooms, two full baths, gorgeous wide board pine flooring throughout. Wrap decking for enjoying the much desired gatherings. Year-round home to enjoy in all seasons, with hand-made field-stone wood-burning fireplace for enjoying after skiing at one of the many mountains in the local area. Cozy, in great shape, unique, beautiful views....what more are you looking for? Property consist of two separate lots, Tax #144.-1-16.111 3.6 Acres & Tax #143.-1-14.200 2.41 Acres. Easy to show. 2 1/2 hrs to NYC.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



waterfront house

Clean & Cozy in Lake Community


24 Fairview Drive, Copake, NY

MLS # 127631

In Taconic Shores lake community, you find this two bedroom, two bath Ranch home in excellent condition....literally ready for you to move right in. All furniture, garden tools and even the chopped firewood for the fireplace in living room and 'Defiant' wood-stove in great room downstairs, is included with sale!! New architectural shingle 30-year roof, brand new water heater, new radon system installed, new water softener, triple pane windows are just some of the features that make this home in excellent condition. Beautiful yard with mature plantings, flowering trees and a circular driveway is even more reason why this home is an excellent value. Robinson Pond is 115 + acre Lake that is mainly for swimming boating, fishing and aesthetics, augmented by the dam, which Roeliff Jansen Kill is the major tributary. House in excellent condition with rights to a 115 acre beautiful lake....what more could you ask for!!


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Columbia County Colonial home for sale

Commercial Space, Warehouse, Storage, Multi Family?


254 County Route 7A (Main Street) Copake, NY

MLS #124648

Bring All Offers for this Commercial Space, Warehouse, Storage, Multi Family, your choice. Circa 1820 building, currently Zoned Two-family, vacant since 2013. Renovations started but far from completion. EXCELLENT location for Business or Storage space OR keep the renovations going and restore to Multifamily for the much needed local rental market. 3,540 Square Feet, just under an acre, 3-car outbuilding, circular driveway. Pretty sweet deal for someone with a plan... Site of first Copake Town Meeting. Direct route to/from NYC (2 hrs) just off State Route 22.  


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



waterfront home Copake NY

Walk to Chatham Center!!


1884 Church Street (Route 203), Ghent, NY

MLS # 124188

Excellent location, Just steps away from Chatham Center for restaurants, shopping & the Chatham Fair!! Hardwood Oak floors through out, eat-in kitchen, large living room, spacious bedrooms, full bath. Large full basement and large usable attic space. 24 hours notice please, currently rented at $1450/mo.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker



Waterfront A-Frame

Copake Lake Cabin


19 Ivy Street, Copake Lake, NY

MLS #128226

Copake Lake Cottage with two bedrooms sun-room, eat-in kitchen, large living room, attached garage on a dead end Private Road. Affordable ($25/mo for electric, $82/mo for internet & approximately $650 for fuel in Wintertime) Fun weekend getaway or, currently used as full-time residence. Minutes to Catamont for Skiing or the new Adventure Park!! Motivated seller. Sold As-Is. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





Looking for New Owners


7 Rothermel Ext, Kinderhook, NY

MLS # 124186

Three+ Bedrooms (easily Four bedrooms, Office/Storage room off Family room possible fourth bedroom), 2 bath, Oak flooring, wood burning fireplace in living room, 1822 square feet...Big open back yard that backs up to ball field, quiet street.....NEW TO MARKET!! Needs some TLS, but worth it.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





Private, Relaxing, Secluded


89 Rockview, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 127407

Deep in the woods of a hillside in Hillsdale is where you will find this gem of a country retreat. Located at the end of a winding private drive, this 1952 home is completely enveloped by hardwoods. The living space has been tastefully renovated from top to bottom. The roof has been recently replaced. A storage shed houses all the toys and equipment. Twelve acres of unspoiled hardwoods with boundary trail creates an ideal environment for a total getaway. Buyers who relish being off the beaten track will find a terrific opportunity to purchase an ideal property in the heart of Columbia County. Private, relaxing, secluded. 2 1/2 hrs to NYC.


Listing Agent: John A Avenia, Associate Broker



contemporary saltbox house

Handyman Special


93 Main Street, Copake Falls, NY

MLS #128070

Handyman special but oh what a special it is! Four bedroom two bath, home built in the 1920s, right in the heart of Copake Falls.... Literally walking distance to Bash Bish State, a 9,000+ acre NY/MA State park and also bordering the Harlem Valley Trail, a 15 mile walking/hiking/biking trail just North of Metro North Train Station. Some additional features include; Wood burning brick fireplace in living room, large eat-in kitchen with dining room off it, huge walk-in pantry with ample cabinets. great room leading out to the two-car attached garage. Definitely a fixer upper but could be a beautiful home once again. Master bedroom on first floor and three additional bedrooms and full bath on second floor. Foundation needs attention. House has been vacant for several years. All offers will be considered. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker





Private Lake Community ~ Sale Pending

116 Pine Road, Copake, NY

MLS # 127478

Split level home with four bedrooms, three baths and beautiful views, built in 1963. Double lot in a private Lake community of Taconic Shores Home Owners Association www.taconicshores.org Finished basement with bedroom, private bathroom and living room. Close to skiing, hiking, State Park with waterfall, Tanglewood, Jacobs Pillow......am I hearing Airbnb? Easy to show with 24 hours notice. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, 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



home surrounded by land

Looking for Privacy...Look No More


435 Craryville Road, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 127596

Impeccable style and attention to detail best describe this wonderful colonial style home. Tastefully expanded and updated with an extensive list of improvements; a new 4-season sun room, 10x15 2-story barn, 3rd garage bay, new roof in 2012, gutter guards, exterior painted in 2017, new water system in 2018, stone facade garage entrance, 2nd story catwalk and custom moldings throughout. The 2,000 sq.ft. home features a first story master suite, three bedrooms, three baths, cathedral ceiling in living room, and wood burning fireplace. It offers a partially finished basement, 3-car garage and easy access to storage in the attic. A meandering driveway delivers the owner to their privately sited home where they are warmly greeted by a beautiful stone entrance and stone stairway leading to the pillared front porch. Take a moment to look around before stepping through the threshold of this exceptional property you call home. Be sure you have an opportunity to see this masterpiece.


Listing Agent: John Avenia, Associate Broker