Robert Freed, the president and CEO of SummerHill Homes, one of the area's largest builders, recognizes that the rest of 2009 will be challenging. "The key to housing has always been job growth, so we'll watch the job growth numbers locally and nationally very carefully and consumer confidence."  (more…)......

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Robert Freed spoke with the Contra Costa Times about how the recent tax credits led to increase in sales. “…SummerHill Homes sold 52 new houses in its Bay Area markets during the first two months of 2009, and it sold another seven residences last weekend, reported Robert Freed, president of SummerHill, one of the Bay Area's largest home builders…â...

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Located near Los Gatos in an established west San Jose neighborhood, Parkwood offers both contemporary condominiums and stylish single-family homes. Bordered by many striking Coast Redwood trees, Parkwood attracts homebuyers with its broad selection of new homes and tranquil location. “Parkwood has so much to offer,” said Adam Turner, Community Sales Mana...

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Echelon combines appealing contemporary design with very attractive pricing in a location that’s convenient to the bustling downtowns of both Palo Alto and Mountain View. Echelon brings the best of Palo Alto within reach.  The homes at Echelon  feature up to approximately 1,629 square feet, with a gourmet kitchen, spacious master suite, energy-efficie...

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Palo Alto, CA - SummerHill Homes, a leading homebuilder in the Bay Area, announced today that the company has been awarded a 2009 Guildmaster Award for exceptional customer satisfaction. SummerHill Homes was one of 95 homebuilders, contractors, developers, and home services companies throughout North America recognized for their excellent performance. (more…)...

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  Tucked away in west Union City, Talavera is a new community of single-family homes close to transportation, recreation, shopping and dining.  “These homes are breathtaking to look at and live in,” said Debra Hannon, community sales manager.  “And, homeowners are pleased with how convenient the location is for dining, shopping, and recrea...

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Read excerpt  from The experts weigh in on the state of the market The Registry.  Interview with Robert Freed, president & CEO of SummerHill Homes that appeared in Bay Area Real Estate Journal - Dec 2008/Jan 2009. (more…)......

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Silicon Valley Business Journal, Review 2008 Preview 2009 ROBERT FREED President and CEO, SummerHill Homes, Palo Alto Freed is a veteran home builder, having worked at KB Home for 14 years, the final years as president of the Northern California division. He also served as chief financial officer for Davidon Homes and Blawkhawk Corp. (more…)......

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Robert Freed spoke with Carolyn Said of the San Francisco Chronicle -  He shared his history in the homebuilding industry from the first house he saw under construction to what the future may hold for SummerHill Homes, real estate, and homebuilders.  (more…)......

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