Category Archives: People Profiles

Profiles of Catskill Residents

Cricket & Chris

Why did you decide to look for a home in the Catskills? We had spent many weekends in the Catskills and fell in love with the natural beauty and country vibe. We also didn’t want to be too close to the city – we were drawn to the remote less populated appeal of the Catskills. […]


Scott — Arkville, NY

Why did you decide to look for a home in the Catskills? I fell in love with the Catskills the first time I paid a visit. I’ve been visiting on weekends for a few years and instead of dreaming about a place of my own I made it a reality. How did you end up […]


Carly & Dan — Halcott Center, NY

  Why did you decide to look for a home in the Catskills? We loved the community feel of the region, especially all the young and adventurous people we were meeting on weekend visits. It felt affordable and accessible to us as a young couple. We also love the mountains and the easy drive up […]




Ken – Andes, NY

If you drive along Route 28, the “Catskills’ Corridor,” between Margaretville and Andes, chances are you’ve noticed a big red barn with a metal lizard adorning the side, and gorgeous carved stone sculptures in the nearby fields. That beautiful barn is home to Ken Hiratsuka’s art studio. Drawn to the quiet language of stone—the vibration […]


Linda – Arkville, NY

Why did you move to the Catskills? So I could walk out my door and feel the grass under my feet. Where did you come from? New York City. What’s changed for you since you moved? I’m much happier, much more relaxed. What are your favorite things about where you live? Watching the wildlife pass […]