Downsizing, Senior Moves, Home Staging

Hudson Valley NY Downsizing Help

Colleen O. Ashe

(845) 242-2869

A complimentary consultation is just a phone call away!

Senior MOve Manager

If you’re facing a complex move or downsizing project, you absolutely cannot go wrong with Colleen Ashe and Ashe Organizing Solutions.  Colleen’s talents as a project manager and her detail-oriented nature are the foundation for her trademark exceptional customer service.  Colleen’s detailed ASHE system all but guarantees a successful, low-stress experience for any home transition or home organizing challenge.

Ashe Organizing Solutions is the go-to for all things downsizing and moving in the Hudson Valley region.  Colleen and her experienced team can:

You can trust Colleen to manage your entire project with efficiency, skill, and demonstrated commitment to her craft. Colleen is at the top of her game! We challenge you to find another downsizing specialist in the Hudson Valley area who maintains all of these prestigious certifications:

  • PMP® Project Management Professional
  • CPO® Certified Professional Organizer
  • SMM-C Certified Senior Move Manager
  • NASMM@HomeSpecialist
As an active member of the National Association of Organizing & Productivity Professionals (NAPO), the National Association of Senior and Specialty Move Managers® (NASMM), and the Institute for Challenging Disorganization (ICD), Colleen collaborates with the best in the business and stays ahead of industry trends.

Colleen's clients often say they just couldn't have done it without her! Colleen's gentle, yet firm approach and her organizing expertise earns quick admiration and appreciation from grateful people throughout the Hudson Valley Area.

Downsizing and
Senior Moves

Preparing a Home for Sale
Home Organizing

If you or someone you know is looking for Hudson Valley NY downsizing help, assistance to safely age in place, or preparing for a  senior move, you should absolutely get in touch with Colleen Ashe. 

Colleen’s unparalleled skills, methodical approach, and friendly attitude are the right combination for a great overall experience. 

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The Hudson Valley has wonderful options for downsizers, seniors, and empty nesters of all ages.

The Hudson Valley region is known for picturesque views, relaxed upscale living, and proximity to city life all in one. Enjoy four gorgeous seasons in the Hudson Valley area of NY. Can’t-miss experiences include a visit to Monhonk Mountain House, a local favorite with something for everyone, including the luxurious Spa at Mohonk Mountain House.  Hunter Mountain Resort is wonderful for snow sports, and the Storm King Art Center offers beautiful seasonal sculptures and art.  Other favorites include Bowdoin Park in Wappingers Falls, Bear Mountain State Park, and Fahnestock State Park in Carmel.

Explore the country homes of some of the nation’s finest families, including the Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Park & Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site, Valkill and Vanderbilt Mansion in Hyde Park, the Locust Grove Estate, Ogden Mills and the Ruth Livingston Mills Memorial State Park in Staastburg.

Foodies rejoice!  The Hudson Valley enjoys the influence of the Culinary Institute of America and its many restaurants to sample. Brotherhood, America’s oldest winery, has year-round tours of the 19th-century cellars as well as vintage wines.  Speaking of wineries, make a day (or a week!) of delicious tastings at Millbrook Vineyards & Winery, Nostrano Vineyards in Milton,  Benmarl Winery in Highland,  and Baldwin Vineyards in Pine Bush.

Of course, if craft beer is more of your thing, you’ll love Sloop Brewing @ The Factory in East Fishkill;  Zeus Beer and Mill House Brewing Company, both in Poughkeepsie.

Coffee lovers know the inside track to a great cup.  Favorites in Poughkeepsie include The Crafted Kup and The Poughkeepsie Grind.  Other noteworthy stops include All that Java in Rhinebeck, Bank Square Coffeehouse and  Trax Espresso in Beacon, Irving Farm Coffee Roasters of Millerton,  Cold Spring Coffeehouse, Underground Coffee and Ales in Highland, and The Black Cow Coffee Company in Croton-on-Hudson.

Dutchess County is only 58 miles from NYC with beautiful scenery over 40 miles of things to do. Bannerman Castle offers tours every day. Attend the Rhinebeck New York Cider Festival and the Stormville Airport Antique Show and Flea Market at the Duchess County Fairgrounds. The Dutchess Biercafe is a restaurant offering Belgian food & beer, with a delicious chicken and waffle sandwich. Locals also know to go to any location of Bread Alone because of its amazing baked treats!

Putnam County teems with lakes and farmland. Relax at the Abbey Inn and Spa – a tranquil spa and fitness center, as well as Apropos for farm-to-table, Mediterranean-inspired meals. Salingers Orchard Farm Market and Bakery sells homegrown fruits and vegetables, and features a year-round bakery. Eat Berkshire pork at the famous Brewster Inn. Visit Fahnestock State Park, a public park with a beach, campsite, hiking, cross-country skiing trails, and endless foliage.

Westchester County is known for picturesque towns, quaint villages, and large nature parks. Visit Rockefeller State Park Reserve for horse-riding, walking trails, famous bird-watching, and fishing. LEGOLAND Discovery Center in Westchester is an indoor family entertainment center. Enjoy fresh Montauk seafood at Half Moon, an elegant restaurant on the Hudson River waterfront. Lyndhurst Mansion is a majestic estate in Tarrytown, NY on the Hudson River with architectural tours, historical exhibits, and a relaxing landscape to explore.

Poughkeepsie is a larger city in the Hudson Valley just two hours north of New York City. Whether you’re biking or walking, the Walkway Over the Hudson State Park is a must. Visit the Locust Grove Estate for beautiful scenery and landscaping. The Bardavon 1869 Opera House in Poughkeepsie has professional shows to enjoy. Soak up the historic architecture on the quad at Vassar College. The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum provides educational fun for the family to enjoy. Eat a muffuletta sandwich at the popular Italian eatery Rosticceria Rossi and Sons.

Get in Touch. You can rely on trusted senior move professionals in the Hudson Valley Region of NY

Ashe Organizing Solutions is our top choice for Hudson Valley NY downsizing help.  Get in touch with Colleen Ashe to get started on your organizing project or downsizing move today.