McHenry County Home Builder Closing Out Phase One at Liberty Trails

May 23, 2013

McHenry Homes2013 has been a great year so far for the Illinois housing market as builders have seen an increase in buyer demand which has led to an increase in home sales. McHenry County home builder, Gerstad Builders is excited to announce that only two homesites remain in the first phase of Liberty Trails. The two homes in Phase One are approximately $15,000 less than the new homes being constructed in Phase Two, which means you will want to act fast to take advantage of these amazing prices.

A 1,382 square foot home with full basement is priced from $204,490 in the first phase. The second phase will feature homesites with walkout or lookout basements available and select homesites showcase mature tree lines.

McHenry HomesUpon completion, Liberty Trails will showcase a total of 191 semi-custom ranch and two-story McHenry homes with open layouts that feature 1,382 to 3,177 square feet of living space with three to five bedrooms, spacious kitchens with islands (per plan), family rooms, master suites (including some master-on-the-main plans) and two-car garages. A wide-variety of interior features and finishes are available including vaulted ceilings, GE appliances, Kohler bathroom fixtures, Moen faucets, granite countertops, hardwood floors, wood-burning fireplaces, three-car garages and much more.

Liberty Trails’ fantastic McHenry location is ideal for those looking to live a peaceful country lifestyle with easy access to all that the city has to offer. Commuting is a breeze for residents who have to travel into Chicago whether by Northwestern Trains (METRA) or driving on the nearby expressway.

Although small, the city of McHenry offers homeowners a variety of shops, services and recreation. An abundance of recreational opportunities are available with water sports on the Fox River and golfing at nearby McHenry County Club, Chapel Hill Country Club, Bull Valley Country Club and Pistakee Golf Club. The fully-staffed McHenry Hospital allows patients to receive care without travel.

Parents can walk their children to desirable schools that include Hilltop Elementary, Duker Elementary, McHenry Middle and McHenry High.

Located on Lincoln Road, the sales center and model homes at Liberty Trails are open weekdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or weekends from noon to 5 p.m. For more information on McHenry new homes at Liberty Trails, call 815-385-4495 or visit

In addition to Liberty Trails, Gerstad Builders builds new homes at The Trails of Dawson Creek in Poplar Grove, The Trails of Pheasant Ridge in Richmond and Bailey Estates in Williams Bay, Wis.

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Roger Gerstad is the president of Gerstad Builders, a family-owned and operated company committed to construction of homes of the highest quality known to the industry. Roger is a graduate of Bradley University and was educated in the field of construction through the wisdom and leadership of his father. Gerstad has developed the communities of Mill Creek, Waters Edge, Winding Creek, Deerwood, Chesapeake Hills, Abbey Ridge, The Trails of Winding Creek, Pebble Creek, Timber Trails, The Trails of Boone Creek, The Trails of River Oaks, The Towns of Boone Creek, Liberty Trails, and Abbey Ridge Townhomes in McHenry, Illinois as well as Pheasant Ridge in Richmond, Illinois, Bailey Estates in Williams Bay, Wisconsin and Dawson Creek in Poplar Grove, Illinois.

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