Great Lakes Homes in Traverse City, Michigan

New Homes in Traverse City, Michigan

Verndale at East Bay & Leelanau Highlands

Great Lakes Homes is excited to offer new home builds in Traverse City, Michigan. Widely known for building affordable quality homes in the Great Lakes Bay Region, Great Lakes Homes now brings its home building expertise and craftsmanship north to the beautiful Traverse City area.

Why Great Lakes Homes

There is a reason why our motto is “Affordable Quality.” We use our 20+ years of homebuilding industry relationships, knowledge and experience to provide clients with the look and features they want in a home while staying within budget. All new home builds are constructed from top-quality materials and we only partner with contractors who share our values and integrity to ensure your living space is top notch. We also construct every home with the environment in mind, meeting or exceeding U.S. Energy Star standards, which not only benefits the environment, but also helps you save on energy bills.

But why take our word for it. Visit here to see what our satisfied clients have to say about Great Lakes Homes.

You have our guarantee that we will strive to exceed your expectations and stay on schedule to make the process of building your new home in Traverse City, Michigan a hassle-free process.

Welcome to the Neighborhood

Great Lakes Homes currently has two development sites in the Traverse City area:

Verndale at East Bay: This community is located on the beautiful Grand Traverse Bay; a scenic 10-minute drive to downtown Traverse City. Enjoy fine living within picturesque surroundings only minutes away from the area’s best amenities, including schools, shopping, restaurants, golf, beaches, skiing, hiking, boating and much more.

Leelanau Highlands: Located within the scenic Leelanau Peninsula, this community conveniently resides within a few minutes of downtown Traverse City and is a short driving distance to the area’s best amenities, as well as the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, located on the west side of the peninsula.

Homes in these communities will be available in summer 2021. Ideal family homes or great for weekend retreats. Contact us today to learn more.

Featured Styles

Cape Cod

This style dates back to the earliest Puritan settlers and has become synonymous with beach-style and weekend getaway homes.

Craftsman Style

This style typically features porches with thick columns and stone porch supports, as well as low-pitched roofs. Exposed beams with wide eaves and triangular brackets are also common features.

Modern Farmhouse

This style typically features a vaulted Great Room/Family Room and open floor plan interior. The exterior features include dormers, steep roof pitches, and metal roofs. Wrap-around porches are also common.

What’s Your Style?

Cape Cod, Craftsman or Modern Farmhouse style homes not to your liking? Have a specific plan in mind for your dream home? Let us sit down with you and discuss what you’re looking for. We’ll ask the right questions and draw up a plan that meets both your needs and your budget. We’ll work with you to make your home unique to you.

Financing Available

Great Lakes Homes offers competitive financing options for your new home build. Get in touch with us to learn more.

How do I get started?

Get in touch with us and we’ll make an appointment to speak with you.



Contact us

We’re just around the corner…

Freeland, MI Office:
220 N Main St,, Freeland, MI, 48623
(989) 625-HOME or (989) 625-4663

Traverse City, MI Office:
400 W. Front St., Suite 204, Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 714-9005