Tag Archives: Hudson N.Y.

Hudson on a Tuesday Afternoon

THE UPSTATE NEW YORK TOWN of Hudson is an extraordinary repository of 19th century residential and commercial architecture. Its main drag, Warren Street, is a mile-long stretch of clapboard and brick buildings — mostly row houses, many with storefronts, but … Continue reading

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Painting an Icon (Again and Again)

Brooklyn-based artist Robert Goldstrom has painted one building, the Williamsburgh Savings Bank, 108 times and counting — in every season, weather, time of day, and from every possible angle.  Goldstrom never intended to paint one subject so obsessively, but since … Continue reading

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Urgent Real Estate Questions: My Two Cents

C.W., a reader from Brooklyn, e-mailed to ask my advice on, as she put it, “what/if to buy right now.” So here’s my advice. But please, take it with a keg of salt.  We’re dealing in opinion here, not fact. … Continue reading

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Houseboat on the Hudson $117,500

OK, it’s a converted houseboat — near the water, not in it.  400 square feet of cute on 1/10 of an acre in the historic Hudson River town of Athens, recently profiled in the New York Times as a second-home … Continue reading

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Old-house hunting in the Hudson Valley

Hudson Valley houses, the older the better Continue reading

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