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  1. One Home Site Remains in First Phase at Liberty Trails

    If you are looking to move to the McHenry County area, Gerstad Builders can assist you in designing and building the home of your dreams in Liberty Trails. This popular community has been a favorite among local buyers and now just one home site remains in the first phase. At […]

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  2. McHenry New Homes Residents Celebrate Blues, Brews & BBQ

    If you’re a McHenry new homes resident looking for a fun way to kick off the month of August, don’t miss the McHenry Rotary’s Blues, Brews & BBQ Festival this weekend! Held from Friday, August 2 through Sunday, August 4 at Petersen Park on scenic McCullom Lake, this annual event […]

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  3. State-of-the-Art Healthcare Near Williams Bay and McHenry Real Estate

    When it comes to picking the best location for our new communities, at Gerstad Builders, we not only consider access to major roadways, shops, restaurants, entertainment venues and recreation areas, but also to state-of-the-art healthcare facilities. Residents of our McHenry real estate are less than a five mile drive away […]

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  4. Make the Smart Move when Purchasing a McHenry County New Home

    Are you a home buyer looking to purchase your first McHenry County new home, but in need of some assistance? The Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) can help you go from potential home buyer to first-time homeowner through their SmartMove assistance program. This excellent program offers affordable interest rates and […]

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  5. Cheaper to Purchase a Home than to Rent According to National Reports

    When looking for new McHenry real estate, you may think that it is cheaper to rent, but according to recent reports, that may not be the case. At the end of the summer, Trulia released a report that showed that homeownership was 45 percent cheaper than renting on average in […]

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  6. Construction To Begin In The Trails of Dawson Creek

    Are you tired of touring the same floor plans? Are you looking for a unique new home? Well, we have just the thing for you. Construction on two new Poplar Grove homes will begin soon in our Dawson Creek subdivision. The first home will feature a new model that will […]

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  7. FREE LUXURY HOME PACKAGE

    Although you may have missed out on our sweetheart deals on new McHenry County real estate, we have something that will cheer you up. How would you like to live life in the lap of luxury? No, you don’t have to start playing the lottery or already have millions; all […]

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  8. Who Wants to be a Homeowner?

    Decisions to purchase a home are tempered by consumers’ cautious attitudes toward home buying in the current economic environment and a more conservative housing finance environment. However, the aspiration to own McHenry County real estate and maintain homeownership remains strong, despite the ongoing turmoil in the housing market. With all […]

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  9. February Monthly Home Maintenance Ideas

    It’s inevitable; all Richmond new homes will need some maintenance from time to time. However, if you invest a little time and energy each month, the burden won’t be so overwhelming and you may avoid some major (and expensive) repairs down the road. So, what should you be working on […]

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  10. Deals on New McHenry Real Estate Just Got Sweeter

    Did you get so wrapped up in the romance of Valentine’s Day that you forgot to visit Gerstad Builders to get a Sweetheart Deal on new McHenry County real estate? Well, don’t be too hard on yourself. We’ve extended the deadline from Feb. 14 to March 17 to receive an […]

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