Area Information

Area Information for Upstate NY Columbia, Dutchess, and Ulster Counties

You will  find Area Information on the counties of Columbia, Dutchess. and Ulster under the area information tab such as:

      • Brief overview of the towns, along with photos and some videos.
      • School information – Where they are located
      • Property search –  Tools so you can start your home search immediately
      • Links to restaurants – The area is known for the variety of cuisine and the Culinary Institute of America is Hyde Park, so we have topnotch chefs in the area.
      • Parks –  There are many parks, from parks along the Hudson to small  neighborhood parks
      • Government  – Helpful links to local municipalities
      • Much more


    • The majority of the area JFIVE Homes Realty covers  is known as the Mid Hudson Valley Upstate NY Region.  The Counties of Columbia, Dutchess  and Ulster share two natural scenic features, the Hudson River and Catskill Mountains.
    • Because this area is about 90 miles from New York City it is a great destination for second homes.   The outdoors activities are endless and much cultural activities too.


Columbia County


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Dutchess County

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Ulster County


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