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Whether you’re looking to sharpen your knowledge on the current real estate market or housing industry, understand what the latest interior or exterior design trends are, or need to know the right questions to ask when you’re thinking about building a home or that next remodeling project, our expert insights at BrightLeaf have you covered.
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We can all relate to the need for flexible and adaptable spaces in our homes, even after the 2020 pandemic…Read More
Tree-lined streets, neighborhood parks, an active downtown, convenient location, great schools - these are just the highlights of the Chicago…Read More
We’ve fielded quite a few questions on why would it make sense to insulate foundation walls and basement slabs since…Read More
Say hello to our latest custom built home in Downers Grove! This five bedroom, four and a half bathroom home…Read More
Home shoppers were thrilled last year when interest rates dropped to unprecedented levels below 3%. The Fed dropped rates to…Read More
The snow, wind, and freezing temps of a Chicago winter are brutal enough, but when you add the stress and…Read More
In January 2019, energy usage, uncomfortable homes, high heating bills, and broken pipes became top of mind in the wake…Read More
Finding the right builder to work with can feel as daunting as building the home itself. You want to trust…Read More
One of the most exciting parts of custom home building is developing the design for it. Good design isn’t just…Read More
How BrightLeaf Delivers Project Management and Peace of Mind You’ve heard plenty of negative experiences – whether it’s from friends,…Read More
You’re planning to build a custom home in the future. You know how many bedrooms and bathrooms you want, the…Read More
Creative Ways To Maximize Small Space With Design There are plenty of creative ways to make the best out of…Read More
The images below highlighting a home in La Grange, IL showcases the welcoming feeling of an inviting open space concept…Read More
What Exactly Is A Zero Energy Ready Home? The U.S. Department of Energy (D.O.E.) created the Zero Energy Ready Home program in…Read More
Electric homes offer a world of benefits for both builders (in the way homes are built) and home buyers (in…Read More
The Wheels Haven't Fallen Off Just Yet “Americans are spending money and time upgrading their homes so they can maximize…Read More