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  1. 4th Annual McHenry Turkey Trot for Hospice

    Start Thanksgiving off on the right foot at the 4th Annual McHenry Turkey Trot. On Thanksgiving Day, you can trot along with McHenry County as it races to benefit JourneyCare Hospice & Palliative Services in memory of Carlene Siman, who lost her battle with cancer in November 2011. To celebrate […]

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  2. Spike in Home Sales at Trails of Pheasant Ridge

    Home sales at The Trails of Pheasant Ridge have been very active this year! Currently, we have three homes under construction and two homes under contract, which we could not be happier about. The Trails of Pheasant Ridge has had homes under construction for several years, so it is great […]

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  3. Introducing the Washington, Stair-Free Floor Plan

    To satisfy the wishes of Illinois home buyers, Gerstad Builders has added a new ranch floor plan at Liberty Trails in McHenry. The Washington features approximately 1,844 square feet of stair-free living space and represents the seventh ranch plan offered in our portfolio of homes. Currently, a Washington model home […]

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  4. Gerstad Builders Featured at McHenry Chamber Business Expo

    Come visit Gerstad Builders at the “Life is a Journey” expo taking place tomorrow, Feb. 21! Presented by the McHenry Area Chamber of Commerce, the expo will feature businesses from across McHenry County and give visitors the opportunity to learn more about their community. The “Life is a Journey” expo […]

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  5. Festival of the Sugar Maples Coming Soon to McHenry County

    It’s time once again for the annual Festival of the Sugar Maples, held this year at Coral Woods Conservation Area! This McHenry county event will be limited to two weekends, March 7 and 8 and March 14 and 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., so don’t miss out on […]

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  6. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Exhibit Opens in McHenry County

    The holidays aren’t over yet! The McHenry County Historical Society and Museum just opened its popular Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Exhibit. This year is even more special because it marks the 75th anniversary of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer’s birth. 75 years ago, author Robert L. May created an original Christmas […]

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  7. 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 […]

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  8. Spring Real Estate Trends

    Spring may mean weddings, graduations, youth sports or just allergies for you and your family; but for real estate agents and brokers, spring is the busiest time of the year.  It’s the time they kick it into high gear, with packed schedules, busy days and nights showing and listing homes, […]

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  9. Wonder Lake Water Ski Show this Labor Day Weekend

    If you live in one of Gerstad Builders’ wonderful communities of McHenry County new homes and are looking for something fun do to over Labor Day Weekend, then listen up! The amazing four-time national champion Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team will be performing on Sunday, Sept. 2at 4 p.m. […]

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  10. It’s Time for Residents of McHenry County New Homes to Tee Off

    Looking for a new pastime or wanting to get your family and friends involved in the game you love? Well, residents of McHenry County new homes, you’re in luck. With numerous golf courses located right in your area it is time to pull out the khaki’s, collared shirts, and clubs […]

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