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Category: Living in Dutchess County

Health Benefits of Walking

During the spring of 2020, when cities and towns all over the world went into some form of “lockdown” to control the spread of COVID-19, there was only one activity […] Read More

Living the “Farm to Table” Life in Dutchess County

The journey from farm to table gets a whole lot shorter when you live in Upstate NY! Local farms are simply part of the daily scenery and community here, and […] Read More

New Homes in Dutchess County…Near Beacon, Rhinebeck, and Millbrook

Sleight Farm’s community of new homes in Dutchess County are, of course, just a stone’s throw from the city of Poughkeepsie, which is fast becoming a regional center for the […] Read More

New Homes in Dutchess County…Close to Great Shopping and Entertainment

You’re interested in a building a new home in Dutchess County, somewhere in a quiet, scenic neighborhood…but not so remote that you have to drive long distances for excellent shopping […] Read More

New Homes in Dutchess County…with a Top-Notch School District

Many of our Sleight Farm buyers are seeking the ideal place to raise their families, so an excellent public school system is a “must-have.” Fortunately, the Sleight Farm community of […] Read More

How to Commute from Dutchess County to New York City

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed so many things in a short period of time, including where and how we work. Millions of people have suddenly found themselves doing their jobs […] Read More

Spotlight on Our Neighbor: The Dutchess Rail Trail and Empire State Trail

The Dutchess Rail Trail Minutes from the Sleight Farm community, you’ll find a trailhead for one of our area’s outdoor recreation gems: the Dutchess Rail Trail. We are so lucky […] Read More

Spotlight on Our Neighbor: Vassar College

Sleight Farm’s community of new homes in the Hudson Valley is lucky to be able to call Vassar College its neighbor! Vassar, of course, is world-renowned as a prestigious liberal […] Read More

Spotlight on Our Neighbor: The Culinary Institute of America

Calling all foodies! The Sleight Farm community of new homes in the Hudson Valley is fortunate to count the Culinary Institute of America’s New York campus among our neighbors. Right […] Read More

Fun Facts about LaGrange and Dutchess County History

Even though Sleight Farm is a new home community, we are proud to be part of the long, continuing history of the LaGrange area and Dutchess County. People have been […] Read More

Spotlight on our Neighbors: 5 Favorite Ski Areas Near Dutchess County

Winter is simply magical in Dutchess County…and if you’re a skier or snowboarder, this is the time to enjoy the area’s snowy terrain at our one of our five favorite […] Read More

Spotlight on Our Neighbors: The Bardavon and The Mid-Hudson Civic Center

The Poughkeepsie area is an easy train ride or day trip to NYC, but area residents don’t have to go as far as the Big Apple to get world-class live […] Read More

8 Great Holiday Activities in Dutchess County

Hmmm…what do we love most about the holiday season here in Dutchess County? Is it the picturesque country setting or the community feel? The sparkle, the fun, the history, or […] Read More

Spotlight on Our Neighbor: Vassar Brothers Medical Center

Sleight Farm’s new homes are near Vassar hospital, and here’s why we’re pleased to call this world-class healthcare center our neighbor… In addition to amenities like excellent shopping and entertainment, […] Read More

The Perfect Dutchess County Day Trip

Whether you’re exploring the LaGrange area as a possible new place to live, or simply craving a change-of-scenery adventure, southeastern Dutchess County makes for the perfect day trip destination. Thanks […] Read More

10 Best Fall Activities in Dutchess County – Updated for 2020

October 2020 We love our corner of the Hudson Valley! There’s never any shortage of things to do, especially in the autumn, when visitors from all over flock to this […] Read More

 

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