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  1. Let’s Talk About Buying A New Home

    You are ready; this is an exciting time in your life! You have been saving for years just to afford the industry standard 10%-15% down payment. Now it’s time to decide who the best builder is to build your dream home. You are about to embark on one of the […]

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  2. America’s Most Wanted Bathroom Feature

    What bathroom feature is most wanted by home buyers? You will never guess. Think about it for a moment. Ready with your guess? Nope, it isn’t a walk-in-closet, fancy shower or Jacuzzi tub. Hold on to your seat…a linen closet. You heard correctly, a linen closet. According to the National […]

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  3. Make Your Home a Smart Home

    Meet George Jetson 🎶…. Meet Gerstad Builders 🎶… For many, the Jetsons were the icon of a futuristic world; a world that many of us thought we would never see. No, we don’t have hover cars or autonomous robot maids, yet how many different gadgets and gizmos have spun out […]

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  4. New Release in Liberty Trails

    Gerstad Builders is excited to announce a new section of lots in their successful Liberty Trails neighborhood. This is the FINAL PHASE! Solidify your spot in this amazing upcoming community and find the home site of your dreams. Liberty Trails, a new home community in McHenry, is loved by residents […]

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  5. Time to Think Spring Cleaning!

    Spring cleaning is more than just sweeping your floors and dusting cabinets. Making sure your living space is fresh and up to date for the beautiful weather, and making sure everything works properly after a hard winter is an important task that might just consume a little more time than […]

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  6. Vote for Gerstad Builders for The Best of the Fox

    Each year the Northwest Herald host a public contest for the residents of McHenry County to pick their favorite businesses. The winners are designated as ‘The Best of the Fox’. In 2017 and 2018, Gerstad builders was honored as The Best New Home Builders in McHenry County. Over the last […]

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  7. The Benefits of a Four Season Room

    A four season room can easily fill anyone’s specific needs to appreciate all Mother Nature’s seasons. Imagine sitting in your heated room, surrounded by all glass windows and an insulated roof while there is a blizzard outside. The whole family can enjoy the snow outside without having to bundle up […]

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  8. Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day Festivities Right in Your Own Backyard

    March is finally here and this means two things; spring is around the corner and it’s time to make your St. Patrick’s Day celebration plans. There are many activities planned around the city of Chicago, however you don’t need to fight the traffic and head downtown when there is plenty […]

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  9. 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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  10. Winter Fun in Lake Geneva

    The town of Lake Geneva has something spectacular planned for the next few days, so if you are looking for something fun to do, look no further than the annual Winterfest festival. This festival lasts nine full days and celebrates the cold and snow of winter with art, family and […]

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