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Just Listed: Modern Rustic Lodge in Hawley

The Pocono Mountains are an outdoor sports lover’s paradise. Whether it’s skiing, ice skating or ice fishing in the winter or hiking, mountain biking, boating, […]

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Just Listed: Contemporary Traditional in Tannersville

I especially enjoy showcasing original and unusual houses in this section. Today’s featured Poconos house is one such. Doesn’t look like it, does it? From […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Turn-of-the-Century House on Lake Wallenpaupack

New Yorkers and Philadelphians have been coming to vacation in the Poconos since the 1890s, but where they stayed while on vacation has changed dramatically […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Tri-Level Contemporary in Bushkill

What makes A-frame houses so popular in mountain and woodland environments? For starters, they don’t require large lots to hold their interior volume. That makes […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Renovated Contemporary in Marshalls Creek

As I’ve said before here, I usually don’t feature houses with photos of empty rooms because people find it hard to decorate them with their […]

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On the Market in the Poconos: Cedar Contemporary in Hemlock Farms

Much like so many new modern townhouses in Philadelphia look alike, it becomes hard to tell Poconos houses apart from one another after a while. […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Modern Log House in Canadensis

Monroe County, wedged in between Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and the northwest New Jersey hinterlands of New York, is the heart of the Pocono Mountains resort region. Being […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Rustic Reproduction in Canadensis

While you will find, and we have featured, some fabulous houses that have survived for decades, even a century or more, in the Pocono Mountains, […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Expanded A-Frame in Greentown

The A-frame is one of the most popular vacation house styles in the country. They get their popularity because they are simple yet attractive, and […]

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On the Market in the Poconos: Live-Work-Play Farmstead in Stroudsburg

Have you dreamed of living the country life, but find those suburban estates just not rural enough? There’s no disputing the truly rural nature of […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Family-Sized “Cottage” in Buck Hill Falls

Newport this isn’t, but the grand stone house you see above is a “cottage” all the same. In fact, every one of the houses in […]

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On the Market in the Poconos: Lakefront Contemporary Tudor in Milford

The Tudor Revival house enjoyed a golden age in America from roughly 1900 to 1940, after which the style fell out of favor as ranchers, […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Five-Acre Lot in Bear Creek

The story of the most famous house in Pennsylvania began when Pittsburgh department-store magnate Edgar Kaufmann took starchitect Frank Lloyd Wright on a tour of […]

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Just Listed in the Poconos: Mountaintop Contemporary in Tannersville

Meteorological winter begins tomorrow (Saturday, Dec. 5th). But the season has already announced its arrival with the recent plunge in temperatures hereabouts. And that means […]

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How to Spend a Weekend in and Around the Charming Town of Honesdale

The triangle of Honesdale (read more on Honesdale here), Hawley and Narrowsburg, New York, makes for a wonderful weekend getaway. When to Go Summer and […]