Columbia County Orchards 100 Acres, Apples (15 varieties), Pears(10 varieties), Cherries(15 varieties), Peaches, Plums, Apricots, Currants, Blueberries – Incredible opportunity to purchase existing orchard, 2 homes and 100 acres of excellent soils (georgia, manlius, scio, nassau, stockbridge) with dramatic Catskill Mountain views. Great potential for future subdivision with many sites with Catskill mountain views. Existing successful pick your own business
Columbia County Orchards
Greenport New York Real Estate is the commercial center of Columbia County with easy access to Hudson and Kinderhook. Greenport New York Real Estate has such familiar retail names as Walmart, Lowes, Dunkin Donuts, MacDonalds, Staples and Burger King.
Greenport New York is bordered by the Hudson River to the west, the Town of Stockport to the north, the Town of Claverack to the east and the Town of Livingston to the south.
According to the U. S. Census for 2000, the town has a total area of 20.5 square miles and a population of 4,180 people, 91% white. The median income for a household is $37,394 and the per capita income for the town is $20,543.
The region was explored by Henry Hudson in 1609. The town was established in 1837 from part of the City of Hudson and was previously part of the Town of Claverack. Greenport was the last town founded in the county. It is also the most highly commercialized. Many of the commercial establishments originally based in Hudson left for Greenport during the 1960s when Hudson was on the slide. Lowes, Walmart, Price Chopper and Shopright as well as most fast food chains are located here.
Hudson Real Estate
Hudson New York Real Estate is the center of the Columbia County and Hudson Valley. Hudson New York Real Estate is the hottest market bordering with Claverack, Greenport, Catskill and Greene County. Its Amtrak station is very attractive to relocating New York City residents who find the 2 hour trip to New York a good substitute for living in the Big Apple. Hudson New York Real Estate and its famous Warren Street attracts New York City second home owners, retirees and young people seeking the advantages of urban rural life.
Hudson New York real estate is affected by the nature of Hudson, New York. According to the U. S. Census for 2000, the city has a total area of 2.2 square miles square miles and a population of 7,524 people, 64% white. The median income for a household is $24,279 and the per capita income for the town is $15,759.
Hudson, originally known as “Claverack Landing,” was settled by New England whalers and merchants and was chartered as a city in 1785. The city grew rapidly and by 1790 was the 24th largest city in the United States. As late as 1820, it was the fourth largest city in New York State.
In the late 19th and first half of the 20th century, Hudson became notorious as a center of vice, especially gambling and prostitution, boasting more than 50 bars. In 1951 raids during Governor Dewey’s tenure ended much of the vice. Hudson experienced a steep decline in the 60s and 70s. A group of antiques dealers opened shops, eventually numbering 70, on the city’s main thoroughfare, Warren Street, in the mid-1980s.
Following this business revival, the city experienced a residential revival as well, and is now known for its active arts scene, antiques shops, restaurants, art galleries and nightlife. In recent years Hudson New York real estate values have steadily increased. In the past year these values have jumped considerably.
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- Address: Hudson, New York
- Price: $2,124,000
- Property ID: 4975
- Town Taxes: 3300
- School Taxes: 6300
- Other Taxes: 1700
- Prop. Class: Agricultural
- County: Columbia
- Schools: Hudson
- Contact: David Birch
- Agent Title: Broker
- Cell: 518-928-7239
- Brokerage: Hudson Real Estate
- Phone: 518-822-0226
- Town: Hudson
- Acreage: 104
- Supply: drilled well
- Disposal: septic and fields
- Year Built: 1880
- Condition: excellent