Buying a home to live in Poughkeepsie costs an average price of $218,580 as of this year. The average listing price is a small increase of 2.4 percent from the year prior. In terms of inventory, the number of homes for sale increased marginally year-over-year by 0.8 percent, a positive trend for future house hunters looking to buy a piece of this place's real estate. Those who enjoy swimming but cannot justify the cost of having their own pool will be happy to know that there are plenty of clubhouse pools around Poughkeepsie with very reasonable membership fees. Some homes in this city have an attractive colonial style that might appeal to buyers looking for a more classic look.