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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.

Romantic Nights, Hillsdale NY

Complete Reno 2-Unit INCOME PROPERTY

203 Main St., Rte. 7A, Copake NY

MLS # 144501

Two-family duplex completely renovated from top to bottom, located right in the hamlet of Copake. Easy walk tovillage restaurants, banks, post office, hiking and parks. Sunny & spacious with beautiful wood floors though-out. Both kitchens & bathrooms completely redone, all new windows, appliances, roof, just to name some of the beautiful updates. EXCELLENT INCOME PROPERTY or live in one and pay mortgage with the other unit. Large front and back yard, almost 1/2 acres right in town, ample parking in driveway or attached garage. Just minutes to Bash Bish one of New York State parks. Short drive to Millerton, Hudson and even Great Barrington, i.e. the Berkshires. 2 hrs to NYC, short drive to Amtrak or Metro North Trains. Easy to show, short notice OK.

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

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Mini Farm w/HUGE BARN

70 Hull Road, Gallatin, NY

MLS # 144463

Ranch home with metal roof wonderfully positioned on 5 acres, that enjoy untrammeled Catskill and multi-directional views from a high gently rounded meadow. Straddling a country lane, this home has been completely renovated, features includes a 4 bedroom brick frame 1900's house with partially finished basement. 2 decks, one off kitchen and the other off master bedroom, wood burning brick fireplace in living room with BEAUTIFUL views looking out over the fields and farmland. Huge barn in good condition, separate garage with work space. Easy access to the Taconic State Parkway, (Lake Taghkanic State Park 5 minutes away!) Perfect for a goats or horses, as it offers gentle hills, historically a cow farm ūüėÉ

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Millerton home for sale

Short drive to Metro North!! ~ Sale Pending

15 West Street, Millerton, NY

MLS # 144348


Discover this cozy and quaint cottage just outside the bustling of village of Millerton. Easy access to Columbia and Dutchess Counties, Litchfield County CT, the HVRT and convenient commuting from the Wassaic train station. This affordable home sits on a hillside parcel above the road and is nicely secluded from its neighbors. It features three bedrooms, a full bath, eat-in-kitchen, good-size living room and hardwood floors. There is also a welcoming entry foyer and rear deck surrounded by generous fenced yard for pets. State parks, farm markets, skiing, swimming, hiking, tennis and golf are all nearby. Discover why this area of the Hudson Valley is such a unique and special place to live. .....

Listing Agent: John A. Avenia, Associate Broker

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: John A. Avenia, Associate 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: John A. Avenia, Associate Broker

Copake Falls home for sale

Handyman Special/Walk to Bash Bish

18 Cemetery Road, Copake Falls, NY

MLS # 144711

18 Cemetery Road, Copake Falls cira 1890. If you've been waiting for an opportunity to own a handyman cottage in the historic hamlet of beautiful Copake Falls this could be the one. 1,089 sqft cottage is located in the heart of Copake Falls and walking distance to the HVRT, Bash Bish Falls, Ore Pit swimming and miles of hiking in the Taghkanic State Park. Much work is needed, including a new roof, but there is a drilled well, the parcel is 1/4 acre (66x165) and oh . . what a location! Beautiful back yard, quiet road, across from 100 year old cemetery. Fulfill your dream of owning/creating the perfect country cottage.

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!!~ Sale Pending

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!

  • 245,000
  • Two Homes 1,482 & 938 SqFt • 2 acres • 5 BR • 4BA
  • Property Details

Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal Broker

Hillsdale Hillside

On the Hillside

2233 Route 23, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 144245

classic 1970's ranch with an extensive addition and many special features. The three bedroom, three bath home offers a large kitchen, dining room, living room with wood burning fireplace and 3- season porch / deck area. The house is nicely sited on a 4.7-acre parcel overlooking the forever-wild Rheinstrom Hill Audubon Sanctuary. The Hillsdale address is perfectly situated between Hudson to the West and the Berkshires to the East. Come see what this opportunity has to offer!

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

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

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