HGAR in the news

The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors is an active participant in the community, and is frequently in the news.

Check our our latest coverage here, and don’t miss our press releases, media kit or videos. If you’re a member of the media, and would like more information about HGAR or the local real estate market, please contact Mary Prenon at (914) 681-0833 to arrange a briefing. If you’re looking for statistics about the Hudson Valley real estate market, please look at our quarterly reports.

 


 

Westchester Business Journal | Housing Market Remains Strong Despite Low Inventory

The housing market in the lower Hudson Valley saw another strong year of sales in 2017, according to market analysts at the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors. There were 18,854 residential sales of single-family houses, condominiums, cooperatives and two- to four-family buildings in Westchester, Putnam, Rockland and Orange counties during the year, marking a 4…


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The Examiner | Loss of SALT Impact on Westchester Real Estate Market

Referring to the new tax law recently passed by Congress as a ‘tax scam’, Congresswoman Nita Lowey (D-Harrison) spoke with White Plains Mayor Tom Roach, North Castle Supervisor Michael Schiliro and Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors (HGAR) president Barry Kramer during a Facebook presentation on Friday. The speakers addressed how the new tax law might…


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MidHudsonNews.com | Orange County Tops 2017 Home Sales in Four-County Region

Home sales in Orange County grew by just over 11 percent in 2017, as compared to the previous year, according to the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors.


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Journal News | Lower Hudson Valley Market Hits Plateau

After several years of fast-paced growth, home sales in the lower Hudson Valley have reached a plateau.


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Journal News | Mansion Tax Hits 1 in 4 Local Homes

New York State's mansion tax on sales of $1 million homes hit almost 1 in 4 Westchester County single-family home buyers in 2017


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Poughkeepsie Journal | Mansion Tax Hits Hudson Valley Homes

New York state's mansion tax on sales of $1 million homes hit an increasing number of Hudson Valley single-family home buyers in 2017.


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Fios1 | A Look into How the Mansion Tax Affects Home Ownership in New York

New statistics now show an extraordinary amount of homes were sold in the County for $1 million and above.


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Curbed Blogs | Some Realtors See Cooling Off, Not Collapse, of High End Home Market

Changes in the massive tax bill have caused many to worry about its big impact on high-end real estate.


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Westchester Business Journal | Make-A-Wish Receives $28K Donation

The Hudson Gateway REALTOR Foundation, a division of the Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS, presented Make-A-Wish with a check in the amount of $28,000.


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Westchester Rising | Westchester Hates the New Federal Tax Plan

There is one thing that most every Westchester elected official, Republican and Democrat alike, can agree on:   The proposed federal tax reform plan is a disaster for Westchester taxpayers and homeowners.


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