July 7th, 2023 – Newsletter

Best of the Week

We are thrilled to announce that this June our admin Rebecca, got married! It’s in these moments we pay special attention to building bright futures.

Buying a home is all about new beginnings, but buying an architecturally significant home is also about fulfilling a dream. Any of these homes would be a wonderful investment both emotionally and financially in your future.

As always enjoy our picks and have a wonderful weekend.


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80 Merrill Road
Highland Mills, NY

How does one define the essence of tranquility in design? We have found the exact meaning of those terms in this completely re-imagined, renovated and brilliantly curated home which effortlessly whispers Zen energy while trumpeting perfect execution of aesthetic goals. The result is boundlessly astounding. Nestled in the Hamlet of Highland Mills & dedicated to Cornwall Schools, this 6.5 acre paradise borders the Black Rock Forest & can be your home or your home away from home. Just over an hour from NYC yet a natural world away you can enjoy watching the seasons change through walls of glass that will transport you to what feels like a snow globe. Waterfalls & swimming holes can be explored & enjoyed easily as they are a short hike away from your property. This one level easy living home with lower level bonus space has been impeccably re-imagined & features incomparable aesthetic choices such as a spa-like primary bathroom with heated chromo-therapy tub, infra-red sauna, Toto Washlet, Japanese tiles, heated floor, dual sinks, a shower room with heated floor & more! The open plan kitchen looks out to a verdant vista & holds custom Omega cabinetry, Miele, Bosch & Fisher Paykel appliances (Gas Cooking!), quartz counters and island, pop up counter outlets and, and and. A dual sided wood-burning fireplace by Stuv provides warmth & beauty, floor to ceiling windows invite an abundance of natural light, vaulted ceilings & skylights sing light, space & air. More? Brand new roof to the studs, brand new HVAC system, robust high speed wi-fi, foam insulation throughout, a full gym with sound & ductless cooling & heating and wait for it….This sale INCLUDES a 2021 Airstream RV with hook-ups so a guest house or an adventure is always parked outside! Invisible dog fence covers 2 acres, sound systems in & out, closets with systems by Reform and the list goes on. The dream is real…come live it!

Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agents Owen R. Berkowitz & Carol Marrone with Christies Int. Real Estate


112 Wilson Park Road
Tarrytown, NY

This stunning architectural marvel by Juergen Rhiem & Ayrieh Seigal embraces the essence of minimalist modern design while harmonizing with its serene surroundings. The exterior facade combines sleek lines, clean angles, and a blend of natural and industrial materials, creating a striking visual impact. As you step inside, you’ll be greeted by an abundance of natural light flooding the interior space. The retractable glass walls and ceiling seamlessly merge the indoor and outdoor areas, allowing for a seamless connection with nature. Whether you choose to open them up to enjoy a gentle breeze or close them to create a cozy atmosphere, these innovative features provide you with flexibility and a constant connection with your surroundings. The main living areas boast polished concrete floors, exuding a sense of understated elegance. The radiant heat beneath the floor ensures a comfortable and cozy environment throughout the year. The open floor plan effortlessly integrates the living, dining, and kitchen spaces, creating a fluid and spacious atmosphere that is perfect for both relaxation and entertainment. Located on the first floor, the primary suite offers a tranquil retreat with privacy and convenience in mind. Its minimalist design provides a serene ambiance, complemented by large windows that invite the surrounding nature inside. The ensuite bathroom and dressing room feature sleek fixtures, clean lines, and luxurious finishes, offering a spa-like experience. Descending to the lower level, you’ll find a guest space designed for comfort and seclusion. With a private entrance, your guests can enjoy their own independent retreat while still feeling connected to the overall design aesthetic. This area features two-bedrooms, bathroom, living area with kitchenette , providing all the necessary amenities for a comfortable stay. Completing the property is a detached two-car garage, situated to enhance the overall aesthetic appeal of the architecture. Its sleek and minimalist design seamlessly integrates with the main structure, adding both functionality and elegance to the property.

Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agent Nancy Kennedy with Houliah Lawrence Inc.


8 Commonwealth Avenue
Newburgh, NY

Introducing the gem of all Hudson Valley properties-the breathtakingly beautiful “Haven on the Hudson”, situated on its own privately gated peninsula along the west bank of the Hudson River. This stunning waterfront property boasts uninterrupted sunrise views of the Hudson River and the iconic Newburgh-Beacon Bridge from your backyard. Completely renovated from top to bottom over the last three years, this home features brand new everything, ensuring that no detail nor expense has been spared in creating a luxurious and comfortable living space. Step inside and be greeted by an open-plan living area that seamlessly flows into a dining space, a state-of-the-art kitchen, and walls of bi-folding glass doors that open to your infinity pool creating the most idyllic space whether entertaining guests or simply enjoying an indoor-outdoor lifestyle. On the second floor, you will find a primary suite positioned as an oasis of calm, featuring floor-to-ceiling windows allowing the glow of the sun to fill the room and breathtaking views of the river and surrounding landscape. The primary bathroom has been thoughtfully designed with modern fixtures and finishes, ensuring that one has everything they need to pamper themself. With an oversized upstairs den and an additional two bedrooms and bathrooms on the first floor, this property can comfortably accommodate a large family or group of friends while being thoughtfully designed to have an intimate feel. The exterior landscape of the property is nothing shy of an oasis; beautifully landscaped with a large patio and infinity pool perfectly situated to enjoy soaking up the sun while being consumed by the allure of the Hudson River Valley that surrounds you. Whether you’re looking for a weekend getaway or a permanent residence, there is no doubt that this level of craftsmanship and beauty is truly one-of-a-kind for the Hudson Valley. Don’t take my word for it, come experience how good life feels when you’re at 8 CommonWealth.

Courtesy of Hudson Gateway MLS & Listing Agent Lindsay Rothman with Compass Greater NY, LLC

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