Real Estate

  • CATSKILL MOUNTAINS, NY: 500 ft. of lighted cascading waterfalls, architect-designed one-of-a-kind home, 5 deck levels, 5.1 wooded acres, 90 minutes to NYC, $489,000. For more info, visit: buyawaterfall.com; 845-647-3914.

  • HISTORIC HUDSON-RIVER COTTAGES: Affordable studios, one- and two-bedroom homes available in historic cottage cooperative in Westchester County, off the Hudson River, one hour from NYC. Dating back to 1929, this three-season community offers swimming pool, tennis court, organic community garden, social hill with Internet and social activities. $25,000-$98,000+. www.reynoldshills.org. Contact melgarfinkel@yahoo.com. 917-880-5419.

  • NORTHERN MINNESOTA: 5 A. on the Mississippi R. chain (6 lakes), 314' of firm gently sloping sandy shore, wooded except for 30' open beach. Cedar-side cabin with block shed in mid-woods clearing. Well, electricity, phone. kitwab@yahoo.com. 785-499-6428.

  • PA BROWNSTONE FOR SALE: Original mahogany staircase & doors, 5 fireplaces, $130,000. 484-668-1440, mahoganybrownstone@zoho.com

  • PARIS, SAINT-GERMAIN-DES-PRÉS: Lovely studio apartment on rue Jacob. 212-463-8760; www.lefanion.com/paris.html.