New Paltz NY Real Estate & Homes for Sale
Real estate in New Paltz NY may be the most desirable in all of Ulster County. If not it's certainly among the top 3, second only perhaps to the legendary Woodstock NY, with Saugerties NY pulling in a close 3rd (and gaining!). There are a number of reasons why New Paltz is such a great place to live. Amazing natural beauty, a great location, and a community with strong roots in education and appreciation of history are just a few. So take a stroll with Taft Street Realty as we proile New Paltz, one of the coolest towns in Ulster County NY!
What isn't there to do in New Paltz NY? This bustling college town always has something fun going on. Last week's Thanksgiving 5K New Paltz Turkey Trot drew thousands of runners and their supporters, willing to brave the cold for a good cause. Delicious and affordable dining is readily available in New Paltz, thanks to a constant demand from SUNY New Paltz students. The college gives an ever-youthful vibe and energy to New Paltz that is evident and contagious! Small businesses galore with a focus on good health (such as Botanica Massage & Wellness of New Paltz NY) can be found throughout New Paltz to satisfy any need.
Last but certainly not least is the stunning and pristine natural beauty that surrounds New Paltz NY. The Shawangunk Mountain Range, also know as "the Gunks", provide world class climbing and the Mohonk Mountain Preserve (which includes Lake Minnewaska) offers year-round outdoor activities from hiking to snow-shoeing. In fact, National Geographic recently named New Paltz NY a NatGeo "Adventure Town". New Paltz has some serious history too. Stone homes in New Paltz, many originally built by Dutch settlers in the 1700's are all over, and the area's rich farmland has been producing harvests for centuries. New Paltz NY's historic Huguenot Street is the oldest continuously-inhabited street in America. Now that's some serious history!
As stated previously, homes for sale in New Paltz NY are very desirable, which is reflected in home prices. The constant demand for housing created by SUNY New Paltz (which includes students, faculty, and staff), and New Yorkers enamored with the Hudson Valley region of Upstate NY make the housing market in New Paltz brisk and competitive. Did someone mention New York City? You can get to that other popular town in less than two hours from New Paltz, by either car, bus, or train - whichever works for you! If you'd like to know more about real estate for sale in New Paltz or anywhere in Ulster County NY for that matter, be sure to speak with an Ulster County NY expert real estate advisor who knows the area and can provide you with helpful and reliable information!
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