Swan Lake Contemporary, $219,000

Here’s the first line of the listing for this Swan Lake contemporary with three beds and three baths: “OWNER SAYS SELL AND WILL ACCEPT ANY REASONABLE OFFER.” Always a nice place to start. I’m feeling a little less gung-ho about Swan Lake since a few have written in to say that the lake itself is not so delicious — more a body of water to look at than to swim in. But if that doesn’t stop you, this is a nice size and a nice price, with a motivated seller. Last purchased in 2002 for $175,000 by a Manhattanite. It’s also for rent, for $1750 a month.  If you can get that, you could cover your mortgage several times a year. Stats on the jump.

23 Redwood Lane, Swan Lake (Wilkinson Realty) GMAP
Asking Price: $219,000
Beds
: 3
Baths: 3
Square Feet: 2,288
Year Built: 1987
Taxes: $7,035
Features: deck, lakefront

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About lisa

I'm a freelance writer (and thus, not a homeowner), specializing in real estate, urban planning and sustainability. Also, I just like looking at pictures of houses.

Posted on November 23, 2011, in $200000 to $299000, Rural, Sullivan, Swan Lake, upstate new york, Waterfront. Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Did people say why it is not nice to swim in?

  2. I’m curious what makes a lake not good for swimming and whether it’s a permanent problem. There are an awful lot of houses for sale in that community, it seems. Is there concern about fracking ruining the area? I Please do get more intel!

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