The easiest way to start building your future home.

Building a home that fits who you are and lets you live your life the way you want to is easier than you could imagine. BrightLeaf homes are designed to save you time, money, and energy. Pick the area you want to live in, choose the right size for you, then customize your home to reflect your personal style for a perfect fit.

TRY OUR FREE, NO OBLIGATION, LOT SEARCH SERVICE  Start your home build process by partnering with us to find properties in your  target neighborhoods that are suitable to build on. SIGN UP FOR THE LOT SEARCH PROGRAM

Location: Choose exactly where you want to live

No lot to build on? No problem. Building your BrightLeaf home includes our “Lot Location Service” to find you the right property so you can get the home you want, in the neighborhood you want to live.



Size: Choose how big, or little you want your home

Select from four different sized home models with customizable floor plans to fit how you need to live.  All models are eco-friendly, energy efficient, and unlike any other home.



ECO ZERO = 1,600 SQ. FT. 3 BEDS, 2.5 BATH

ECO ONE = 2,000 SQ. FT. 3 BED, 3 BATH

ECO TWO = 2,400 SQ. FT. 4 BED, 3 BATH

ECO 2.5 = 2,800 SQ. FT. 4 BED, 3 BATH

ECO THREE = 3,200 SQ. FT. 4 BED, 3 BATH

Whether you're building a modern farmhouse, or want a more classic style, we have you covered

Modern Farmhouse

Classic Farmhouse

Urban Farmhouse

Modern Prairie

Ultra Modern





Start effortlessly planning your dream home today. Guaranteed energy cost savings. Certified healthy. Low maintenance. Live life on your terms with a BrightLeaf home.

 If you'd like to learn more about the BrightLeaf Homes building experience, jump over to our Building Process section and view our Pre-Close and Post-Close processes. 

CURIOUS ABOUT PRICING? GET YOUR ANSWERS HERE  This guide will walk you through the process of building a custom BrightLeaf  home, what goes into the final price, and what to expect when working with our  team. DOWNLOAD PRICING GUIDE

Jarrett made the process of selling our home so easy! He was professional, informative, and quick to respond to all of our needs. I highly recommend using Jarrett and BrightLeaf!CONTINUE READING


What was a very scary process for us initially turned into our dream home build. BrightLeaf adapted their home building model to our detailed requests and plans, resulting in a home that substantially met our goals. Further, the space operates exactly as Scott told us it would; even temperatures throughout, premium comfort, and lower utility bills for …CONTINUE READING

– Drew G., La Grange Park

My family and I spent a little time renting a BrightLeaf home recently. We found the quality of the house to be top notch. Our interactions with Jarrett and other members of the BrightLeaf staff met and often exceeded our expectations. Overall a great experience!


– Chloe & Janek P., La Grange

I've worked with Jarrett in the past and what a great experience. I can definitely trust referring any of my clients to Jarrett with great confidence.CONTINUE READING

– Ark Rusak Insurance Agency, Chicago

Our BrightLeaf experience all started with a casual walk-in of an open house in Brookfield. The home was beautiful from the outside and we decided to pull over and take the tour. …CONTINUE READING

– Janet & Alexander D., LA GRANGE