M / I Homes of Chicago has announced plans to launch row home sales in December at The Villas at Link Crossing in Buffalo Grove, Ill., Following its recent acquisition of 61 non-residential row home sites. built and two model townhouses built and decorated in the community of K. Hovnanian Houses. The 61 lots and two models represent the remaining sites of a total of 119 townhouses planned for The Villas at Link Crossing, which is part of Link Crossing’s larger planned community of 50 acres. The community is located east of North Buffalo Grove Road, between the Aptakisic and Half Day roads.
“With demand for new homes in prime locations continuing to exceed available inventory in suburban Chicago, these townhouse sites represent a great addition to the other communities in our portfolio,” said Rick Champine, Regional President of M / I Homes. “Our sales centers in the Chicago market see a constant stream of buyers looking for new construction options near top rated employment opportunities, stores, restaurants and schools – in this case high school. Stevenson – and The Villas at Link Crossing certainly check out all of these boxes and more. We look forward to getting started and working with the Village of Buffalo Grove to ensure a seamless realization of the original vision and plans for this development. “
The acquisition, which closed at the end of October, only affects the 61 unbuilt townhouses and two models of The Villas at Link Crossing. K. Hovnanian will complete construction of its remaining townhouse backlog as well as the single-family home portion of the Link Crossing community, The Manors at Link Crossing.
VIP registrations are currently being taken for The Villas at Link Crossing on the M / I Homes website, where interested buyers can register to receive updates, including pricing information. Buyers will be able to choose from five two-story floor plans ranging from 1,992 to 2,620 square feet and having three bedrooms, 2 ½ baths, a two-car rear-load garage, a deck and a basement. full floor. All of the townhouses feature an open plan design on the first floor with an island kitchen, large room and adjacent dining area. Additionally, some plans feature home offices and lofts, and one model includes an owner’s suite on the first floor.
Townhouses will be complete with 9 foot ceilings on the first floor, engineered hardwood floors in all main areas of the first floor, 42 inch maple cabinetry, and quartz or granite countertops in the living room. food. Buyers can also personalize their home with options including an extra bedroom or flexible room instead of a loft, a fireplace, a luxurious owner’s bathroom, and other upgraded finishes and features.
“This location has enormous appeal for a variety of buyers, from busy professionals who want quick access to nearby business centers, to families looking for a home serviced by award-winning Adlai E. Stevenson High School, to downsizers who will appreciate little. ‘townhouse maintenance living close to many recreational options, ”said Cheryl Bonk, vice president of sales and marketing for M / I Homes.“ We have extensive experience in the sale and construction of townhouses in the northwest suburbs, and we know that the flexibility of these plans, their size and the level of finish they offer will resonate with buyers in the area. “
Link Crossing Villas offer a low-maintenance lifestyle, with lawn care, landscaping and snow removal. The community also includes on-site walking trails, a playground and athletic fields, as well as close proximity to several recreational offerings including parks and conservation areas, golf clubs and the Buffalo Grove Aquatic Center. . Located one mile from Buffalo Grove Metra Station, the community is served by top schools including Earl Pritchett School, Meridian Middle School, Aptakisic High School, and Adlai E. Stevenson High School.
For more information on Link Crossing Villas, visit www.mihomes.com/linkcrossing or call (847) 704-7550.
Homes in all M / I Homes communities come standard with the builder’s 15-year transferable structural warranty, which not only allows buyers to buy with confidence, but also adds value if the home is sold at. the future. All homes are also WHOLE HOME certified, an M / I Homes designation indicating the builder’s superior approach to home construction. When tested, an M / I home will receive a more favorable HERS (Home Energy Rating System) score than an Energy Star certified home, which can save buyers up to 30% on their energy bills. A lower HERS rating means lower energy costs and, on average, an M / I home has a HERS rating of 62, considerably lower than other resale homes and builders on the market.
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