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 you will be happy you stuck to them, and your house will thank you too. […]
2013 is a great year to purchase a new home, especially for buyers in the state of Illinois. As of January 1, all new McHenry County real estate will be 32 percent more energy efficient than those built under the old energy codes put into effect in 2006.
What does that mean for you the buyer? Before a home is even built, it must go through a modeling program to determine the energy efficiency and, if necessary, modify the building specifications to make sure it will meet code. Then, before it is occupied, a home must meet a pressurization test to make sure the home is built tight enough to meet the code of five air changes per hour or less. […]
Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team
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. at Wonder Center Beach and it is completely FREE!
Our president, Roger Gerstad, and all of the members of the championship award-winning Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team welcome your support and look forward to having a great day full of fun in McHenry County on Sunday. The team recently won the Central Regionals in Rockford, sweeping the entire tournament in all box scores. The team also received the highest scoring acts and had the 2012 individual strap double couple! For more information about the Wonder Lake Water Ski Show Team’s show this Sunday, please visit the website. […]
The Biltmore at The Trails of Dawson Creek
The New Year means New Year’s resolutions. What do you want to change this year? It could be to get healthy, drop those extra holiday pounds, quit a bad habit, or simplify your life by finding ways to make it more convenient. Well, if having more convenience in your life is your New Year’s resolution, then we have just what you need. Currently, we have move-in ready, ranch-style Poplar Grove and McHenry new homes. There’s nothing more convenient than single-floor living, and as an added bonus, you don’t have to wait for your new home to be constructed. How’s that for convenience?
Located in our popular Liberty Trails community, the Bailey is a two bedroom, two bathroom model home priced at $239,490. At 1,830 square feet, this floor plan is large enough to accommodate your family’s needs. With a full, walkout basement, great room, dining room and study you’ll find that there is plenty of room to stretch out and relax. For added convenience, this home sits on a large corner lot. […]
We have had an incredible summer and fall but 2010 is slipping away from us. The housing market is bursting with homeowners wanting to make a change. Most homeowners have been in their homes long enough to have equity and to know that it is time to move into a new home, one that is energy efficient, one that will have new memories and one that will be more manageable for them physically and financially.
Whether you are searching for McHenry real estate or just a new place to hang your stocking this year, Gerstad Builders, Inc. offers homes for all lifestyles. Our communities are conveniently located in McHenry County, Boone County in Illinois and Walworth County in Wisconsin. We offer quality unsurpassed with homes on the existing market. The quality of […]