August 16, 2014

Summit Custom Homes expands main-floor-living home collection

Summit Custom Homes is the Kansas City new-home builder that offers a variety of beautifully designed floor plans that will satisfy any active lifestyle. Homebuyers interested in main-floor living can select from one of 25 main-floor living homes the company offers, each carefully designed to use square footage wisely while meeting the needs of today’s savvy homebuyer.

Buyers will find homes priced from the mid $200,000s all the way up to the mid $500,000s that can be built in a variety of new-home communities throughout the metro area. Every community in which Summit Custom Homes builds is selected because of its geographic appeal, amenities and proximately to shopping, dining, entertainment, recreation and services.

Among the more popular plans is the Sheffield, a ranch-style plan with three bedrooms, two bathrooms, a three-car garage and a 9-foot basement. It is the perfect match for a small family or empty-nesters with high standards.

Summit builds the Sheffield plan in many of its communities, but buyers can preview a fully furnished model of the plan at Lakeside at Chapman Farms in Blue Springs, just north of Colbern Road and east of Missouri 7 highway.

The home, priced in the upper $200,000s, features enticing decorating and furnishes, and includes high-end features such as a designer chef’s kitchen with large island, granite counter tops, walk-in pantry and stainless appliances; designer wood flooring throughout the main-level traffic areas; a spa master bathroom with oversized tiled walk-in shower with dual shower heads, tiled flooring, a double vanity with granite top and premium Delta faucets; and more.

Residents at Lakeside at Chapman Farms enjoy an abundance of community amenities including walking trails with exercise stations along the way; a 30-acre stocked fishing lake; a community park with playground and benches; and a swimming pool with cabana house. It’s a wonderful place to call home.

Lakeside at Chapman Farms, and neighboring The Shores at Chapman Farms and Greenbriar at Chapman Farms, are marketed by The Rob Ellerman Team of ReeceNichols, and model homes are open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 12 to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Another popular floor plan is the Pikewood reverse 11/2-story home offering homeowners a spacious 3,600 square feet of conditioned living space and another 200 square feet of covered deck space.

There’s a lot to love about this home, including its soaring 12-foot ceilings, grand entry with stone pillars and its unique and desirable great room. The home also offers homeowners five bedrooms plus office or hobby room, a walkout lower level with finished rec room and bar, and a walk-in pantry with pass-through door to the garage.

Priced at $549,900, the home can be toured at the popular Wilshire by the Lake community in Overland Park, west of Switzer Road and just north of 159th Street, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 12-5 p.m. Sunday.

Wilshire by the Lake offers proximity to shopping centers, restaurants and easy access to highways. This community also has a fully stocked fishing lake with fountains and cross bridge, walking trails and a pool with clubhouse for resident use. It truly is one of the preeminent addresses in Overland Park today.

The Sullivan plan by Summit Custom Homes is a top seller and there are many reasons why. This reverse ranch 11/2-story home has an open concept with a master suite and second bedroom on the main level, and two more down. A three-car garage and covered deck round out the package and the home is priced at $309,950. Discover this home, move-in ready, in the Eagle Creek Community in Lee’s Summit, west of Pryor Road just north of Missouri 150.

Eagle Creek is a hidden treasure on acres of parkland. The community offers residents miles of walking trails, a playground and community pool with cabana house, and is just minutes from all the exciting dining and shopping experiences that Lee’s Summit has to offer. Buyers interested in previewing the Sullivan plan can visit the Eagle Creek sales team from 12 to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday and 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday.

As with every Summit home, buyers can count on the consistent quality and appeal only a builder that’s built nearly 1,000 homes can deliver. Summit’s standard features include an industry leading 10-year transferable structural warranty; a highly efficient building envelope and heating and cooling equipment making its homes nearly twice as efficient as a home built just 10-years ago; a personalized customer care process that helps guide the homebuyer through the building process from start to finish with as little anxiety as possible; and more.

Most homes include a stucco and stone veneer elevation and a three-car garage; and all designer series homes include wide-plank wood flooring in traffic areas, premium Delta plumbing fixtures, custom-built designer cabinetry, rubbed-copper wrought-iron stair spindles, spa master bathrooms with tiled floors and tiled walk-in showers with dual shower heads, GE stainless steel appliances and walk-in pantries, to name a few.

“We build our homes to a higher standard,” said Kevin Stucker, Summit’s vice president of sales and marketing. “Every single home we build features our proprietary Green Build Advantage program, which incorporates the latest building science to deliver homebuyers a significantly increased energy efficiency rating and healthier indoor air quality. They’re up to 30 percent more efficient than other homes.”

For information about Summit Custom Homes, the other communities where they build or the plans mentioned in this article, visit or call 816-246-6700.

Summit Custom Homes

Contact: 816-246-6700.


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