Montrose NY Homes for Sale
Montrose, a hamlet of just over 3,000 residents in Cortlandt in western Westchester County, is ideally situated near the Hudson River, Route 9, and New York City. The community is well suited to families with its access to Hudson River Valley recreation, schools, and parks. For commuters, there are a number of avenues to the city. While the area is primarily made up of single-family homes, condominiums are also available.
Single family homes for sale in Montrose can be broken down into two basic price and age brackets. From $225,000 to just over $450,000 you’ll find Raised Ranch and Cape Cod homes built mostly in the 1950’s and ‘60’s. From about $480,000 to $619,000, you’ll find homes with larger floor plans from about 1,700 to over 3,000 square feet. Architectural styles include Contemporary, Colonial, and Raised Ranch designs, built from the 1960’s to the 2000’s.
Condos for Sale in Montrose
From $175,000 to about $312,000, condos are available with one to three bedrooms and up to one-and-a-half baths in complexes such as Coachlight Square. Square footage can be as tidy as 700 square feet, or quite spacious with up to 1,440 square feet. Select homes need a bit of an update, but all are a good opportunity to own a commuter home, starter home, or for those who wish to downsize. Features commonly include nicely organized kitchens, separate dining, in-unit laundry, ceiling fans, and carpet or vinyl flooring. Condo communities may have amenities such as a pool, designated parking, extra storage and a peaceful, wooded surrounding.
Single Family Homes for Sale in Montrose
Single family homes for sale in Montrose can be broken down into two basic price and age ranges. From $225,000 to just over $450,000 you’ll find Raised Ranch and Cape Cod homes built mostly in the 1950’s and ‘60’s. Ranging in square footage from under 1,000 to nearly 1,975 square feet, homes typically feature elements such as hardwood and/or tile flooring, a dining room, and laundry room. Select homes have been updated to include an open layout and stainless steel appliances in the kitchen. Some homes are designed with a basement and/or attic storage and detached garage. The lot sizes tend to be large with room to play or expand.
From about $480,000 to $619,000 you’ll find homes with larger floor plans of around 1,700 to over 3,000 square feet. The Contemporary, Colonial, and Raised Range designs were built from the 1960’s to the 2000’s. In these larger homes, you might expect to find three or four bedrooms and up to three-and-a-half baths. Common elements include two-story entry, fireplace, hardwood, tile or carpet, recessed lighting, French doors, dual vanity and oversized shower in the master bathroom and spacious secondary bathrooms. Select homes have a basement, attached or detached garage, screened porch, deck and a larger lot.
Living in Montrose
There are several advantages to living in Montrose, or for that matter, anywhere in Westchester County. The affordability so close to the city, the ease of commuting, and the abundant natural beauty and opportunities for outdoor recreation are just a few of them. The area is filled with parks, boating clubs, fishing lakes, golf courses, paths for hiking, skiing, and biking, and wildlife viewing areas. In addition, there are a myriad of historic sites, quaint shops and boutiques, delicious dining, and locally owned and chain businesses.