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.

 


 

Patch.com | Croton Realtor Gets Albert P. Schatz Legislative Advocacy Award

Clayton Livingston of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in Croton-on-Hudson. Livingston has been a REALTOR® for over 20 years and a long-standing RPAC supporter. He is an HGAR media spokesperson for realtor and homeowner issues, and currently serves on a local task force to address the closure of the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant in Buchanan.


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Westchester Business Journal | Barry Kramer Named Hudson Gateway Realtor of the Year

Barry Kramer, principal broker-owner at Westchester Choice Realty in Scarsdale, has been named Realtor of the Year for 2017 by the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors.  Kramer was one of seven award recipients honored on Oct. 30 at the 101st annual meeting of the White Plains-based Realtors group at the DoubleTree Hotel in Tarrytown


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Times Herald Record | GOP Tax Plan Would Lower NY Home Values

In Orange County and the rest of New York’s 18th Congressional District, 43 percent of all taxpayers were able to slash an average of about $21,600 from the income on which they paid federal taxes in 2015 through a popular deduction the Trump administration has proposed to eliminate


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Westchester Business Journal | Caritas Receives 2K from HG Realtor Foundation

Caritas of Port Chester, Inc., a non-profit whose mission is providing food, clothing, and educational services to the needy of Port Chester and the surrounding area, received a $2,000 donation from the Hudson Gateway Realtor Foundation.


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Real Estate Weekly | Experts Discuss Foreign Investment During Global Real Estate Summit

Taking on the world was a major theme during the Global Real Estate Summit NYC held earlier this month.  With foreign investment in US residential real estate at an all-time high, over 400 summit guests heard a series of powerhouse speakers bestow the virtues of mastering the global market


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Westchester Business Journal | Lack of Inventory Leads to "Spotty" Sales in Hudson Valley Housing Market

Real estate sales in the Lower Hudson Valley saw a slight slowdown during the third quarter, according to market analysts at the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors. Third-quarter property sales were down less than 0.5 percent year over year across the region, with 5,646 residential sales of single-family houses, condominiums, cooperatives and two- to four-family…


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Patch.com | 3rd Q Real Estate Prices Stay Strong in Westchester County

Real estate sales in the lower Hudson Valley slowed a little in the third quarter of 2017, according to a report from the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors. That is because prospective homebuyers were operating in a market that has seen reductions in the supply of for-sale housing over the past four years.


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Journal News | Q3 Report Right Inventory Drives Price Up in Lower Hudson Valley Housing Market

Home sales slightly declined in the third quarter as tight supply boosted prices in the Lower Hudson Valley, according to the recent reports issued by real estate organizations.


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Mid Hudson News | Third Quarter Sales Up in Orange County, Down in Three Other Counties

Sales of single-family homes in Orange County rose in the third quarter of the year, according to the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors. In statistics released on Wednesday, home sales fell in Putnam, Rockland and Westchester, the other three counties in the association territory.


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RIS Media | HGAR, SIBOR Host Global Real Estate Summit NYC

More than 400 attended the Global Real Estate Summit NYC, held Oct. 2 and hosted by the Hudson Gateway Association of REALTORS® (HGAR) and the Staten Island Board of REALTORS® (SIBOR), the organizations recently announced.


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