Dreaming of an Empty Nest, by the Lake?

Dreaming of an Empty Nest, by the Lake?

We LOVE to build Empty Nesters, especially if they are close to a lake! We specialize in building custom homes in Edina, Minneapolis Lakes and the Lake Minnetonka Area. Check out this new home that we built in Wayzata on Ferndale Road South.  This home is conveniently located close to downtown Wayzata, and the beautifulContinue Reading

Wall of Windows

Wall of Windows

Let the SUN SHINE IN as we turn the corner on our Minnesota Winter!   This home was recently built just a few houses from our favorite city lake, Lake Harriet.  This urban lot is an excellent location to walk, bike or run around the lake.       If you have your favorite piano andContinue Reading

A GNH Brew House…The Cake Eater Brewery!

A GNH Brew House…The Cake Eater Brewery!

“Every Day I Need Another” IPA was brewed at THE CAKE EATER BREWERY at our Artisan Home at 5115 Wooddale Glen in Edina. This modern organic cottage with refined architecture is in a classic Edina neighborhood, with timeless and fresh design.  Complete with a Brew House! Give Scott a call if you are interested in talking further about aContinue Reading

Happy New Year, Happy New Home Gym!

Happy New Year, Happy New Home Gym!

The first thing on everyone’s minds as the New Year starts is health and fitness. Whether we overstuffed ourselves during the holidays or we just want to become or stay active, we all feel inspired. At Great Neighborhood Homes, we take the family’s lifestyle into consideration during our design process.  Most of our families wantContinue Reading

Spring 2017 Pantone Fashion Colors

Spring 2017 Pantone Fashion Colors

When Pantone announces the top colors for Fashion, these colors will find their way into the home for wall colors, accent accessories, artwork and textiles.  by Laurie Pressman, the Vice-President of the Pantone Color Institute A Mixture of Vitality, Relaxation and the Great Outdoors From colors that are bright and vivid to those that conveyContinue Reading

GNH Kitchen – The 10 Most Popular HOUZZ Kitchen Photos of 2016

GNH Kitchen – The 10 Most Popular HOUZZ Kitchen Photos of 2016

We are thrilled to announce our Artisan 2016 Kitchen was one of the The 10 Most Popular Kitchen Photos of 2016 on houzz.com! Discover this modern organic cottage with refined architecture in a classic Edina neighborhood.  You’ll experience timeless and fresh design — from fully integrated smart interior features to clean lines and elegant charm. 5Continue Reading

Get floored over these non-carpet ideas!

Get floored over these non-carpet ideas!

Yes, carpet is warm and cozy, but there are some areas of the house that need a more durable flooring choice. Whether you need easy to clean flooring for high traffic areas or you have a family member with allergies, here is a list of options to choose from that have a variety of materials,Continue Reading

Benjamin Moore Color of the Year 2017

Benjamin Moore Color of the Year 2017

Introducing the Color of the Year-SHADOW….we love the purple influence to this dark and rich color.  Here some photos of the Benjamin Moore Color of the Year at work.    Simply White was the Color of the Year 2016, and as you can see, it looks fantastic with Shadow. At Great Neighborhood Homes we haveContinue Reading

GNH Hot Design Idea #7: Kitchen Lighting

GNH Hot Design Idea #7: Kitchen Lighting

The design and arrangement of lighting in a home is one of the most important design elements in building a home, inside and out. The lighting in the kitchen can be the most crucial because the kitchen is the family gathering place and it is where people spend the most time.  Enlisting an Interior Designer is a goodContinue Reading

Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Build

Questions To Ask Yourself Before You Build

Great Neighborhood Homes specializes in Edina, and the Minneapolis Lakes Area of Minneapolis, MN.  While we have and will build homes around these areas, we like to keep our luxury custom home building in the areas that we know best. There are a variety of things to consider before you choose your lot to buildContinue Reading

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Great Neighborhood Homes, Inc
3939 West 50th Street, Suite 103A
Edina, Minnesota 55424
952.807.8765
MN Builders License # 20521688