Archive for Boone County

Gerstad Builders Opens New Model Home at Trails of Dawson Creek

Buyers looking to enjoy the relaxing lifestyle of Poplar Grove, Illinois will be excited to learn that Gerstad Builders has opened a new model home at its Trails of Dawson creek community. Featuring the popular Prestwick floor plan, this ranch-style model home showcases three bedrooms, two bathrooms and a two-car garage. Spacious interiors feature an [Read More]

June 26, 2014 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Boone County, Chicago Real Estate News, Locations, New Homes

St. Patrick’s Day Fun is All Around Poplar Grove

For many, St. Patrick’s Day is a way to get out of the house and have some fun, whether with friends, family or both. Holiday festivities stretch across the state, and Poplar Grove residents have a wide range of options to celebrate. Here are five fun ways to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day near homes in [Read More]

March 12, 2014 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Boone County, Events, In the Burbs, Locations

Great Incentives Available on New Homes in Poplar Grove

Gerstad Builders is excited to offer granite countertops and 9-foot first floor ceilings in all new homes at The Trails of Dawson Creek under contract by April 1. These luxury incentives can save buyers up to $8,000 and are just two of the many options available for buyers to personalize homes. Buyers can customize any [Read More]

February 25, 2014 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Boone County, Chicago Real Estate News, Featured, Locations, Single Family Homes

Refresh for the New Year at Local Spas

Winter weather can cause cracked skin and leave you feeling sluggish, and that’s not the way to start a new year. The good news is there are plenty of great spas nearby to have you feeling like new. Here are a few spas to visit: 1.    Gia’s Salon & Spa. Get pampered at Gia’s and [Read More]

January 23, 2014 | Author: Gerstad Builders | Comments: (0) | Categories: Boone County, Locations, McHenry County

Four Seasons Rooms Perfect for Autumn Activities

Fall is almost officially among us, and with it comes football games; pumpkin-flavored food and drinks; bright red, orange and yellow leaves and of course, cooler weather. For lucky owners of our Richmond, Williams Bay, McHenry or Poplar Grove homes, all of these things that you love about fall can be comfortably enjoyed from our [Read More]

Energy Efficient Poplar Grove Home Available at Dawson Creek

Buyers looking to purchase a Poplar Grove new home will love the beautiful Biltmore home available at The Trails of Dawson Creek. Priced at $154,990 and built with energy efficient features, this home provides a luxurious setting while saving you some green. Spacious interiors of the Biltmore home feature 1,382 square feet of living space [Read More]

McHenry County Homes Get More Energy Efficient in 2013

If you have been waiting to purchase a new McHenry County home, now is the perfect time. As of January 1, 2013, all new homes built in the state of Illinois will be 32 percent more energy efficient than those built under the old energy codes put into effect in 2006. While the cost of [Read More]