Born and raised in Hudson, NY, Alan spent his teen years working in his family's owned and operated shoe store right here on Warren Street. It was there that he learned the importance of treating customers and clients fairly and listening to their needs. Alan has been in the retail business and self-employed for years, and his vast experiences that will help guide you through the real estate process with a well-rounded knowledge in sales. His past business ventures include a snack delivery route, a mail and parcel center, consignment shop, a pizza shop/Italian restaurant and a coffee shop/ice cream parlor. As a Columbia County native, Alan is familiar with the neighborhoods in Hudson as well as the various towns and villages throughout the County. He has observed stayed knowledgeable on the changes in the local economy, the opportunities and changes that have been met with the influx of new residences. Attending continuing education in the real estate field allows him to be current on policies and changes which permits him to serve you with expertise. With 120 hours of training, he has learned to refine his craft and that means excellent service to you, a buyer or seller. In addition to traveling with his wife Becky, Alan enjoys historical places and things, yoga, cooking, indoor vertical farming and working on his vintage 1976 Alfa Romeo Spyder! Alan is ready to now turn your ideas and dreams into your real estate reality!