Recently I have been volunteering at the Second Harvest Food Bank and I have enjoyed the joy of giving back.  Life is full of challenges and there is something about sorting cans and fruit that puts everything in perspective. (more…)......

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I came across this video from a company that makes high tech glass, advertising how their products can be incorporated into all aspects of our lives. With the continued explosion of technological advancements, being “connected 24/7”, and the blurring the lines between home and work I have had a real interest in recent years on how to better integrate tech...

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Oh iPad

All of this talk about the iPad2 selling out by Sunday morning makes us wish we waited just a little longer to get our first company iPad. We are set to use our first iPad (an iPad1) in a sales office at The Enclave at Waverly Park in a few weeks.  Guests will be able to sign-up to receive an ebrochure.  Plus we've loaded it with photos.  Oh, and our website...

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[caption id="attachment_1796" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="Our construction team hard at work at The Enclave at Waverly Park in Mountain View."][/caption] As a company, we have experienced a lot of change in the past 3 years.  Last weekend marked the start of the next era of SummerHill with  the  opening of The Enclave at Waverly Park ...

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Getting very excited to present at the social media workshop at PCBC with Mike Lyon of Do You Convert?, Sarah Yaussi of Big Builder, Jim Adams of NewHomesDirectory.com, and Jeff Click of Jeff Click Homes Mike is pretty much the guru when it comes to social media, he hands down has more video, more posts, more, well everything social.  If you haven't checked out hi...

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As we get ready to enjoy Thanksgiving with our families, we realize that we have a lot for which we can be thankful.  This year has been fraught with challenges for many and we haven’t been immune to those challenges.  We are a smaller company this year that we were last year. We’re fortunate to have a family like atmosphere that enabled our team ...

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Based on the interviews by: http://www.bts411.com/ by Tom Blue Interview with Robert Freed, President and CEO of  SummerHill Homes 1. What do you do? We build quality homes in the highly desirable Bay Area 2. Who are your competitors? (just the names) KB, Warmington, Lennar, etc. 3. What makes you different than your competitors? We are a privately held buil...

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