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(Mini) Cabin Fever: Aspiring Upstaters Will Flip Over Catskill Farms' New Small Homes

When it comes to the available properties upstate, there’s a shortage of reasonably priced new or well-maintained homes. That's why Sullivan County-based design/build firm Catskill Farms is bringing back their line of compact 800 to 900 square-foot layouts. And just like the rest of Catskill Farms’ houses, they boast a trademark blend of rustic charm and minimalist, contemporary design.


(Pre)fabublous: Ingrained Building Concepts Specializes in Energy-Efficient Timber-Frame Homes

Twenty years after founding his own Hudson Valley-based contracting company, Jason Jones has grown it from smaller jobs to full-service custom home-building, projects and acclaim flowing his way. A perpetual student, he says it's the holistic approach to each project that's key to his success: Even, or especially, as the boss, you keep that toolbelt on.


A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood: Tradition at Red Hook

There’s no exact definition for what the architectural structure of a “traditional” neighborhood should be. For Tradition at Red Hook, the plan was always to create a village-style community that was walkable, first and foremost, with access to local businesses and amenities while still fitting seamlessly into the landscape and farmland that’s been preserved around the development.


Tips for Designing the Perfect Outdoor Living Space

Andy Guattery, General Manager at Michael's Appliance Center in Middletown, offers advice for designing


4 Places to Apply for Affordable Artist Housing in the Hudson Valley

The Hudson Valley there are several buildings and organizations dedicated to creating artistic communities and providing creatives with live/work lofts at below-market rents. Here are four places accepting applications for affordable artist housing.


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Gardens offer fresh air, relaxation, fun, exercise, inspiration, and beauty. Garrison-based nonprofit The Garden Conservancy is committed to saving and sharing America's outstanding gardens. Support their good work and get benefits by becoming a member.


Catskill Farms Redefines Mountain Charm

Catskill Farms designs, builds, and sells new cottages, farmhouses, and barn homes in the Catskills and the Hudson Valley. They have a barn home for sale now in Kerhonkson.



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