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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.


house for sale

Private Waterfront Setting


41 Sleight Plass Road, La Grange, NY

MLS # 120133

Owner Financing! Private wooded setting, all the peace and privacy you need with waterfront on Wappingers Creek and the Greenway. Down a long, treed driveway to your two bedroom, one bath open floor plan cottage in the serenity of the woods but so close to everything. Between Routes 55 and 44, with easy Access to Taconic Parkway, Route 9, all the shopping, medical facilities, schools, etc. Minutes to Amtrak in sought after Arlington School District. Fishing, hiking, swimming all at your doorstep. An hour from NYC, its a great get-away, artist or writer studio, family weekend camp, a peaceful life. Handicapped accessible, perfect starter or retirement home. Off street parking for four-five cars. Shed for outdoor equipment. Heating is forced hot air, A/C wall unit. W/D included. Possibilities are endless. Currently rented with great tenants. 24 hour notice please. Showings by appointment only. Owners willing to hold mortgage with 20% down.


Listing Agent: Daniel Mahar, Associate Sales



Columbia County Colonial home for sale

Waterfrontage on Wyomonack Creek


140 Old Post Road, New Lebanon, NY

MLS #120703

Circa 1925 Colonial on beautiful Lebanon Springs, with frontage on Wyomonack Creek with walking trails and cross country skiing along the old railroad bed. Bright and sunny with hardwood flooring through-out. Two high efficiency Rinnai propane heaters and wood burning stove for heating. Three cords of dry seasoned wood included in the sale. Walking distance to the town park, playground and shopping. Great potential to be a B&B. Handyman home. 24 hours notice please.


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



4 bedroom house

Endless Views ~ Sale Pending


25 Underhill Road, Copake, NY

MLS # 120129

Solid four bedroom, two bath, 2,400 square foot Cape. Bright and Sunny open floor plan with sky lights to let in the natural lighting. Hardwood floors though out, two bedrooms, one bath first floor and two bedrooms, half bath second floor. Beautiful long distant views of the Berkshire Mountains and corn fields. Two car attached garage with space above for additional living space. Just under one and half acres. Just outside Hillsdale hamlet. Handyman home but well worth the TLC.


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

Easy get away, low maintenance, renovated barn with 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, never worried about being plowed out, close to Route 22 and Route 71. Minutes to Hudson, Great Barrington and Pittsfield. Easy to show, short notice OK. 


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Broker





Two Family, right in the Hamlet of Hillsdale ~ Sale Pending


18 Coldwater Street, Hillsdale, NY

MLS # 119385

Right in the hamlet of Hillsdale close to all amenities. Walk to grocery stores, shopping, 5 restaurants, new flower shop and Casana Tea House. Main level apartment includes eat-in kitchen, living room with wood-burning fireplace, dining room with bay window looking out over the large open lawn & ball field just beyond, 3 bedrooms and 2 full Bathrooms. 2nd apartment: Basement was completely remodeled in 2012 to include a separate apartment with an open floor plan; kitchen/dining room/living room combination, 2 Bedrooms and full Bathroom. Country living, close to Hudson, Millerton, Amenia NY & only a mile from the Berkshire border & Catamount (www.catamountski.com). PLUS Metro & Amtrak train stations within hour. Live here year round or weekend retreats and have mortgage covered by rental income (currently $23,000/year in rental income). Easy to show with 24 hour notice.


Listing Agent: Margaret Bower Avenia, Principal 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!! ~ MOTIVATED SELLER


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



2 family home

EXCELLENT OPPORTUNITY!!


34 South Front Street, Hudson, NY

MLS # 120357

Framed by the iconic Hudson River skies and Catskill Mountains you find this legal two-family home with renovations already started for a third apartment. Some features include, hardwood floors on main floor, (previously an apartment, however could easily be commercial space) and two unfinished studio apartments on second floor. PLUS Hudson River views and only a block to Amtrak, Basilica & Waterfront Park. Walking distance to the fantastic arts scene, restaurants, art galleries, active nightlife & antique shops. Built in the 1920's, wood sliding, back part of (Rubber) roof is new, turn off water valve on main floor so going into basement is unnecessary. Back yard has grassy section big enough for garden dining. *** Hudson received $10 million in state funding as part of $100 million doled out by the state to revamp downtown as part of the Downtown Revitalization Initiative' which is exactly where this property is located, so much opportunity here.***


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



historic home Hudson NY

HUDSON... Where It's ALL Happening!!


72 North 6th Street, Hudson, NY

MLS # 118021

Historic 1910 Home in the heart of Hudson with much to offer; stylish wrap porch, original staircase, tin kitchen wall, open floor plan and large light filled rooms. One block stroll to Warren Street boutiques, cafes, galleries and restaurants. Large back yard waiting for your landscaping ideas. AND... Complete Recent renovation! New roof, all new oak, tile, carpeted flooring and so much more! Three bedrooms with walk-in closets, two baths, large dining room, large living room. PLUS ~ Walking distance to Oakdale Lake!


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


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