Latest News

  1. New Year, New Luxury Package at Bailey Estates in Williams Bay

    Home buyers across the country are looking to achieve the dream of homeownership this New Year, and understandably, they want to make the most of their home investment. As options are narrowed down and the hunt for a new home in Williams Bay closes in, we’re noticing that buyers are […]

    Read More
  2. Is Your New Home in Illinois Ready for New Technology and Devices?

    If you’re looking to outfit your new home with digital locks, security cameras, thermostats and smart lights, then you’re going to need a smart home hub to connect them all together! At Gerstad Builders, we offer the highest quality new homes throughout Illinois and Wisconsin and we always strive to […]

    Read More
  3. Preparing Your Gerstad Home for Winter

    “Winter is coming!” is a line that many people attribute to the popular HBO Drama and Award-winning novel Game of Thrones. However, if you’re from the Midwest, you might feel like you’ve been cheated out of royalties because you have used that phrase your entire life. In any regard, winter […]

    Read More
  4. Tips for Your AC Unit When Beating the Illinois Heat

    Summer means longer days, vacations and backyard barbeques, but it also commonly brings the problem of a broken air conditioner.  When the outside temperatures begin to soar to dangerous levels, it’s important to concentrate on your home’s air conditioner unit. It is essential to understand how to maintain this appliance […]

    Read More
  5. Saving Energy and Money with Gerstad Homes

    One of the huge benefits of purchasing a new home is that they are more energy efficient than older homes. According to the National Association of Home Builders, newer homes average $241 a year to maintain while homes built in the 1980’s average $633 annually – that’s more than 2.5 […]

    Read More
  6. The Bayview – Best Seller in 2017

    One of the biggest home buying trends is downsizing to something less conspicuous and more energy efficient. The most desirable home plans are those with open concepts and multi-functional spaces. At Gerstad Builders, we offer a wide variety of amazing home plans, from ranch to two-story. All of our homebuyers […]

    Read More
  7. The Madison Model is Move-in Ready in Liberty Trails

    Other homes for sale in McHenry County simply do not compare to the quality and value of a Gerstad Builders home. Featuring the beautifully designed Madison floor plan, the Liberty Trails community’s model home is priced at $359,900 and is available for immediate occupancy. This home is professionally designed and […]

    Read More
  8. Stay Connected with Gerstad Builders

    Gerstad Builders is continuing to blaze trails in the home building industry. By offering only the highest quality customized homes throughout Illinois and Wisconsin, we always keep each home buyer in mind with every new home built. Because we pride ourselves on understanding our residents and their needs, we know […]

    Read More
  9. Get Your New McHenry Home Ready for 2014 With These Resolutions

    Many people make resolutions at the start of the New Year. While many of those resolutions include personal health and wellness, it’s important to remember your McHenry new home also needs a little TLC throughout the year. Home-based resolutions can take just a few minutes or a few months, but […]

    Read More
  10. Beautiful Poplar Grove Home Available at The Trails of Dawson Creek

    With the housing market improving and homes in Illinois required to be more energy efficient than ever, now is a great time to purchase a new home in Poplar Grove. Currently, Gerstad Builders has a beautiful new home featuring the Biltmore floor plan available at The Trails of Dawson Creek. […]

    Read More