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.

 


 

The Real Deal | Compass Join Nascent New York MLS

Compass is joining the nascent New York MLS amid the brokerage industry’s latest dustup with StreetEasy. The SoftBank-backed firm plans to announce today that its listings will appear on NewYorkMLS.com, a new multiple listing service that’s attempting to gain a stronghold in New York City — a market that has for years lacked such a…


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NY Real Estate Journal | Hudson Gateway Realtor Foundation Presents $3,000 to Drug Crisis in Our Backyard

The Hudson Gateway Realtor Foundation, the charitable arm of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors, presented a check for $3,000 to Drug Crisis in Our Backyard, based in Carmel but serving the Hudson Valley.


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Westchester Business Journal | Housing Sales Decline, but Prices Rise in Westchester's Housing Market

Westchester County's housing market closed out the fourth quarter of 2018 with a decrease in overall sales from the same period last year, wrapping up a year in which total housing deals fell for the first time in seven years.


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Journal News | Con Edison Gas Moratorium to Devastate Growth in Westchester Downtowns, Developers Say

Real estate developers say they were blindsided by ConEd's announcement of a moratorium on natural gas hookups come March 15 and government officials fear the measure could hurt struggling downtowns,


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Westchester Business Journal | HGAR Announces 2019 Leadership

The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors has new leadership for 2019. The group announced Jan. 18 that its new president is Ron Garafalo, sales manager with John J. Lease Realtors in Middletown. Meanwhile, Renee Zurlo, regional manager with Better Homes and Gardens Rand Realty in Central Valley, was re-elected to a fourth year as president…


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Real Estate Weekly | Westchester Apartnet Sales Trend Up

A recent round of housing market reports focused on Westchester County shows that while single-family home struggle to find a rhythm, the apartment market has witnessed a surprising jolt.


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Sullivan County Democrat | Sullivan Real Estate Market Continues to Improve

The Sullivan County real estate market is continuing to rend upward in both residential sales and the pries of single-family homes.  The Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors (HGAR) released its 2018 annual report.


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Westchester Business Journal | HGRF Addresses Drug Crisis

The Hudson Gateway Realtor Foundation (HGRF), the charitable arm of the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors (HGAR), recently presented a check for $3,000 to Drug Crisis in Our Backyard, a nonprofit which serves the Hudson Valley from its headquarters in Carmel.


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Times Herald Record | Local Housing Market on Solid Ground

Residential  housing prices and demand remained strong across Orange, Sullivan, and Ulster counties in 2018, according to New Year end figures.


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Mid-Hudson News | Home sales up in Sullivan, plummet in Rockland

Sales of single-family homes in Sullivan County increased by almost five percent in 2018 compared with 2017, according to the Hudson Gateway Association of Realtors.  


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