Water-Saving Tips

Big news today about California’s drought: the San Francisco Chronicle reports $500 per day water fines have passed the California legislature. Water wasters now face serious penalties, so now seems like a good time to share some water saving tips for our Bay Area new home owners. [caption id="attachment_2734" align="aligncenter" width="430" caption="Photo by Justi...

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A well-established neighborhood. Family-friendly charm. And gorgeous new one and two- story, single-family homes with up to 6 bedrooms, up to approximately 2,940 square feet, and each on a minimum homesite of approximately 8,000 square feet. The vibrant city of Mountain View's claim to fame today is the employment headquarters for many top Silicon Valley companies,...

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Midtown Village Opens Tomorrow Saturday November 10th, 2012 at 11AM Work and Play are within easy reach at Midtown Village. Midtown Village is nestled in the heart of Silicon Valley, in the City of Santa Clara. Just steps away from vibrant Santana Row and Westfield Shopping Center, Midtown Village offers upscale dining, trendy shopping, exciting nightlife, nearby hig...

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PCBC, the Pacific Coast Builders Conference, is happening later this month.  It will be great fun to see what is next for homebuilding, including new technology for homes. We are excited that The Enclave at Waverly Park in Mountain View has been selected to be featured in the Best of the Bay Tour.  The community is being recognized for the combination of green ...

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Earth Day Fun

Did you know that Saturday, April 23rd is Earth Day? Here are some fun ideas to celebrate Earth Day around the Bay Area: (more…)......

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I am excited to see the first houses at our newest community, The Enclave at Waverly Park in Mountain View, starting to take shape.  We have three model homes under construction and, thanks to our fantastic construction group and sub contractors, these homes are going up fast! There are few things more rewarding in life than seeing one’s work efforts turn ...

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Gallery: Crazy Space-Saving Designs for the Homes of the Future - Read More Feng Shui your home with an APP?? -Available for iPhone there seem to be several options for Droid also, but easier to find those from your handset. (more…)......

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Just ask the residents at SummerHill's latest sustainable living community - Satake Estates in Mountain View.     Each home at the environmentally friendly Satake Estates showcases a beautiful Rain Garden in the front yard.   This  is just one of the many features used to achieve the Build it Green's GreenPoint Rating System. (more…)......

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We are excited to have Satake Estates and Redwood Gate featured in a recent Green Homebuilder magazine! Check out the Green Homebuilder article here: http://www.summerhillhomes.com/green/GreenHomeBuilderSummerHill.pdf SummerHill believes in sustainable building.  It is an honor to be recognized for our efforts.   (more…)......

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