If you’re in the market for a brand-new build or a fixer-upper, a first home or a weekend getaway, your unique needs, goals and rights as real estate buyers must be paramount. You want to find the right house for you, at the best possible terms, and you shouldn’t have to achieve this on your own.

For Buyers: Real Estate News and Information from the Ulster County Board of REALTORS®

For nearly three quarters of home buyers, that means working with a REALTOR®.

The process of buying a home or other property is complex and, regardless of age, location and income, nearly all buyers view agents as trusted advisers who play an integral role.

On this site you’ll find comprehensive real estate data analysis from the New York State Association of REALTORS®; the latest industry news for homebuyers; the top reasons you should use a REALTOR®; our MLS home-listing search tool; town-by-town descriptions of life in Ulster County; and the best ways to connect directly with the Ulster County Board of REALTORS®.

Remember: If you know the town in which you want to buy, it’s never been easier to find a real estate agent. Google the town name and “real estate agent,” and contact licensed REALTORS® with experience advising investors in the area.

Real Estate News

Instant Reaction: Mortgage Rates, May 19, 2022

May, 19 2022

Instant Reaction: Mortgage Rates, May 19, 2022

Following the 10-year Treasury yield trend, the 30-year fixed mortgage rate fell to 5.25% from 5.30% the previous week.

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Instant Reaction: Housing Starts, May 18, 2022

May, 18 2022

Instant Reaction: Housing Starts, May 18, 2022

The worst of the housing shortage is ending, but market equilibrium between supply and demand is still some ways off.
By: 
Lawrence Yun

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Instant Reaction: Mortgage Rates, May 12, 2022

May, 12 2022

Instant Reaction: Mortgage Rates, May 12, 2022

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate rose slightly to 5.30% from 5.27% the previous week, with inflation and the Fed's tightening policy driving...

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First Quarter 2022 Commercial Real Estate Metro Market Reports: Florida Has Top 5 Hottest Markets

May, 11 2022

Q1 2022 Commercial: Florida Has Top 5 Hottest Markets

The South region is the hottest commercial real estate region, accounting for 11 of the top 16 commercial real estate markets.

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Single-Family Home Prices Show Double-Digit Increase in 70% of 185 Metro Areas in 2022 Q1

May, 6 2022

Q1 2022 Brings Double-Digit Price Rise to 70% of Metros

Home price growth remained strong for the first quarter of 2022, and national median prices rose 15.7% year-over-year to $368,200.

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Housing Affordability Conditions Take a Hit in March

May, 6 2022

Housing Affordability Conditions Take a Hit in March

Nationally, housing affordability fell in March 2022 compared to February, with the monthly mortgage payment up 9.7% and median family income up 1.1%.

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Instant Reaction: Jobs, May 6, 2022

May, 6 2022

Instant Reaction: Jobs, May 6, 2022

In April, 428,000 net new jobs were created, with unemployment low at 3.6% and two job openings for each unemployed person searching for employment.
By: 
Lawrence Yun

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Instant Reaction: Mortgage Rates, April 28, 2022

April, 28 2022

Instant Reaction: Mortgage Rates, April 28, 2022

According to Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed mortgage rate fell slightly to 5.10% from 5.11%.

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