Ohio State University
Through his commitment to achieving high-level results, Gary Martin takes every measure to ensure that all of his client’s personal real estate goals are achieved. As a specialist in the Acquisition and Marketing of Residential, Co-ops, Luxury and Investment Properties and through his expertise in Estates and Guardianships; Gary ensures that each client receives exceptional representation. His intimate knowledge of Manhattan and its distinctive communities is invaluable.
In representing his clients with the utmost attention and personalized service, Gary takes great care to clearly communicate with and listen to his client's specific needs. When working with sellers, Gary implements effective and resourceful marketing strategies that clearly accentuate each property’s specific features. Skillfully taking every measure to position the seller’s property to stand out in the market place, he designs a beautiful presentation that incorporates professional photography and extensive visibility on multiple internet sites and social media platforms. Regardless of the time and effort it takes, when working with buyers, he works tirelessly to identify key opportunities that meet their lifestyle requirements. He exhibits a relentless commitment to securing just the right property for each buyer. In serving his investor’s interest, he takes great care to properly advise his clients on valuations and covers every angle in researching and providing his clients with the critical information needed to make thoughtful and balanced decisions about their real estate investment.
Gary adds value and a rich experience at every interaction. He is very thorough in providing constant communication about each important detail of the transaction and is always extremely attentive, accessible and responds promptly to his clients. Gary isn’t the only one on his team that exhibits tenacity. Buddy, his Boston Terrier/Boxer mix - rescue dog clearly knows how to dig in when necessary. Gary is masterful at finding creative and equitable solutions to make each transaction come together with a positive result and ultimately ensures that each client receives a truly impressive real estate experience.
Gary’s community involvement and volunteer activities are in the following areas: Cycle for the Cause (rider), VisualAIDS, New York Choral Society, LGBT Task Force and Equality NY.
Contact Gary to serve you and your personal real estate interests.
33 Notzel Road
Welcome to Oxbow Hill, a breathtaking 52-acre wooded estate with a custom designed Craftsman-inspired home. Located in picturesque Taghanik, New York, this unique year-round country retreat is the perfect spot to take in sunrises and sunsets across this hilltop setting with dramatic views of the Berkshire, Taconic and Catskill mountains.
A private drive through this spectacular property dotted with hiking trails, creeks and many wooded areas to explore, brings you to the residence - perfectly situated atop Oxbow Hill.
No detail has been overlooked in this thoughtfully designed expression of country elegance. Wood, stone and inlaid leather tiled floors throughout add a sophisticated touch. Step into a dramatic skylight- topped two story octagonal entry foyer that leads to all the main living areas including an oversized living room with floor to ceiling windows, beamed ceiling and wood burning fireplace that is perfect for entertaining. The large adjoining screened porch feels like a treehouse and offers views of the nearby Berkshires. The chef’s kitchen features custom cabinets and abundant counter space and is perfect for family gatherings and celebrations. Walk out to the 60’ wrap-around porch framed with perennial borders that connects and extends the main living spaces.
The first-floor master suite offers a dressing room finished with custom cabinetry and an oversized en suite bathroom. Large windows, a stone clad fireplace and window seat complete this luxurious retreat.
A guest room with lovely bow window adjoining the North Porch is steps away from entry foyer. The second-floor landing overlooking the entry foyer offer endless possibilities as a library or gallery. The two adjoining large bedrooms each have en suite baths. One bedroom has its own balcony to take in this breathtaking setting.
The lower level spa features a steam room and dry sauna. A bonus room with walk-out French doors to a private patio is the perfect guest room, recreation room or home office. And there is abundant space to expand for a home theatre or gym or both.
While away the hours exploring the many delights of Oxbow Hill. The surrounding outdoor entertaining areas offer stone patios, shaded glens, gorgeous plantings and even a hot tub. Stroll down to Claverack Creek which borders the property – perfect for a summertime dip!
Oxbow Hill is conveniently located to area state parks, ski slopes, music festivals, museums and fine dining. Conveniently located just 20 minutes east of Hudson, NY, less than 60 minutes from Albany and less than 2 hours from New York City. Welcome home to Oxbow Hill!