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Tag Archives: Catskill Mountains

Roxbury Wine & Spirits

An interview with Jeff Tichenor of Roxbury Wine & Spirits Why did you decide to open a business in the Catskills? When we purchased our home, it was primarily as a second home to escape from NYC. We quickly fell in love with the mountains and wondered how we could make it work to move […]

Home Goods of Margaretville

An interview with Jess Olenych of Home Goods of Margaretville Why did you decide to open a business in the Catskills? I actually grew up in the Catskills, but never really thought about staying here. When I was in college, I did a bunch of traveling and ended up in DC for an internship. There […]

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 […]