Data from the Hudson Gateway Multiple Listing Service showed that as of September 1, there were 60 single-family homes on the market. They ranged from a two-story, two-bedroom, 1,266-square-foot cottage built in 1940 on 0.11 acres for $ 263,900 to a 291-acre historic property with a five-bedroom house, 4,704 in size Square meters in 1860 for $ 4.25 million. Two apartment buildings were offered for sale: a 2,318-square-foot three-unit home on 0.6 acres for $ 350,000 and a 4,034-square-foot three-unit home on 6.88 acres for $ 1.35 million. There were no condos available.
The median sales price for a single family home for the twelve month period ended September 1 was $ 354,000, compared to $ 306,500 last year. For apartment buildings, the median was $ 360,000 versus $ 266,750. For condominiums, the median was $ 240,000 versus $ 235,000.
Ms. Shaw called Pawling "the quintessential small town with lots of community activity" – including a city-wide flea market, craft festival, and December holiday festival, all sponsored by the Pawling Chamber of Commerce.
Quaker Hill is home to the (temporarily closed) Akin Free Library, a Second Empire style building, the Gunnison Museum of Natural History and the Historical Society Museum. The city hosts the Music by the Lake series at Lakeside Park every summer (it was canceled this year).