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Community Feature: The Trails of Pheasant Ridge in Richmond

Looking for a perfect balance between a country-style home and city proximity? Look no further than Gerstad Builders’ The Trails of Pheasant Ridge community in McHenry County. These 32 new homes are nestled in a quaint Richmond village that provides a small-town feel to an area that is a quick commute to Chicago. Gerstad Builders’ [Read More]

September 22, 2016 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Featured, Locations, McHenry County, New Homes

Best Illinois Schools Are Right Here in Chicago

If you are searching for a new place to settle down and academics are top of your priority list, look no further than Chicago and surrounding suburbs. According to the 2016 U.S. News and World Report, Illinois’ top ten public high schools are all nationally ranked. With the school systems being an important factor, these [Read More]

September 19, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Locations

Chicago Apple Picking is Well Underway

Summer is winding down, kids are back to school and soon there will be a crisp chill in the air as fall approaches. However, one exciting thing always happens at this time of year – apple orchards around the Chicago area are open! Some of the best apples are in season and who can’t resist [Read More]

September 13, 2016 | Author: Lauren Pond | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Events, Events AOI, Locations

Gerstad Builders Makes Enjoying the Great Outdoors Year-Round Possible

At Gerstad Builders, the family-owned and operated company tries to be innovative in its designs by adding something new to homeownership with every home it builds. The company has found that home buyers love the chance to be in touch with the great outdoors. Through Gerstad Builders’ special four-seasons rooms and screened porches, its customers [Read More]

September 07, 2016 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Featured, Locations, McHenry County, New Homes, Outdoor Living

Chicago Cities Back on the Rise

As Kelly Clarkson sings in her popular hit song, “What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.” This line in the song is proving true in several cities in the United States, including in the two Chicago area cities Alsip and Cicero. Even through hard times, these two cities have begun to rebound and are two [Read More]

August 19, 2016 | Author: Melissa Stocks | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, City of Chicago, Cook County, Education, Locations

Gerstad Builders Introduces New Floor Plan: The Jackson

Gerstad Builders is excited to introduce its brand-new new floor plan, the Jackson, which will be offered in all of its new home communities in McHenry, Richmond and Poplar Grove, Illinois and Williams Bay, Wisconsin. Built with every potential home owner in mind, these beautiful open floor plan homes were built to provide a lot [Read More]

June 28, 2016 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Locations, McHenry County, Single Family Homes

Gerstad Builders Excels with Off-Site and Specialty Custom Homes

At Gerstad Builders, the company aims to make each and every customer happy with a quality-built home. Traditionally, the company builds many of its homes in its own communities. However, sometimes people already have another location in mind, but want the top-notch home that only Gerstad Builders can build. When called upon for these specialty [Read More]

June 16, 2016 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Chicago Real Estate News, Featured, Locations, McHenry County, New Homes