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  1. Thank You McHenry For The $10,000

    For a limited time only, the City of McHenry is offering a 50% discount on impact fees for new home construction; however you must apply for a permit before September 2019. Every homebuilder in the City of McHenry has received this reduction, and will choose to apply the savings in […]

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  2. When Is The Best Time To Buy Your Home?

    The best time to buy a new home is right now and Gerstad Builders wants to help. Whether you’re an empty nester with kids out of the house or a new millennial looking to buy your first house, the opportunity to own your next home, or first home, has never […]

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  3. The 2019 Color of the Year

    When the New Year approaches, we all get ready to celebrate. For certain companies, this is an exciting time of the year. They get to announce what color will be the used as the color of the year. If you are getting ready to build your new home in one […]

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  4. Celebrate Art, Winter and Fun at Winterfest 2019

    Every winter, a popular nine-day festival takes place in beautiful Lake Geneva. Winterfest is home to dozens of events including the United States National Snow Sculpting Championship, where fifteen teams of the most talented snow sculptors from around the country compete for a national title. The entire competition is open […]

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  5. 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 […]

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  6. Skiing, Sledding and Tubing Near Your Gerstad Home

    Whether it’s a small slope in the backyard or a gigantic water tower hill, it’s safe to say that most Illinois and Wisconsin residents have experienced sledding, skiing, or tubing at least once in their life.  McHenry, Richmond, Poplar Grove and Williams Bay have tons of great opportunities to experience […]

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  7. Gerstad Builders Wins Platinum Key Award for Palmer Plan

    Our Gerstad Builders team is proud to announce that we won the Platinum Key award in the Production Home 2,000-8,000 square feet category for our Palmer new home in Liberty Trails. Presented by the Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago (HBAGC), the Key Awards are the premier awards given in […]

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  8. Tips for Buying a Home in Your 20’s, 30’s and 40’s

    Each stage of life offers new challenges and as those curveballs are thrown your way, what you need from your home will change. What you need as a homebuyer in your early 20’s is not necessarily what you’ll need when you’re in your 30’s and 40’s. Here are some of […]

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  9. 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 […]

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  10. Jump-Starting the Holiday Spirit Around Gerstad Communities

    The holiday season is just around the corner! As the streets begin to sparkle and merchants make preparations for crowds of shoppers, residents near Gerstad Builders’ communities have lots of special upcoming events to look forward to near their new homes in McHenry, Williams Bay, Poplar Grove and Richmond. Most […]

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