SAB Homes wins four awards

Information provided by FiveStar Lifestyles

This Cider Mill Ridge home, built by SAB Homes at at 5886 S. National Drive, won a Parade Grand Award and Distinctive Plan and Design First Place.
This Cider Mill Ridge home, built by SAB Homes at at 5886 S. National Drive, won a Parade Grand Award and Distinctive Plan and Design First Place. Submitted photo

Cider Mill Ridge is part of The National, a nationally recognized community in Parkville. And now it can be recognized for its builder group, which includes Pick of the Parade Grand Award and Distinctive Plan and Design winner SAB Homes for its home at 5886 S. National Drive.

SAB Homes’ other entry at Cider Miller Ridge at 5903 S. National Drive won a Distinctive Plan and Design First Place and Pick of the Parade Runner-up.

Other members of the builder team are Ashlar Homes, Pro Builders and The National Home Building Company. They offer prospective buyers a wide variety of floor plans at Cider Mill Ridge that appeals to everyone from young families to empty-nesters. Styles include ranch, reverse ranch, 1 1/2-story and two-story designs featuring extensive interior features such as granite counters, hardwood floors, kitchen islands, walk-in pantries, custom cabinets, architectural arches and extensive wood trim.

Cider Mill Ridge is making all the right changes to attract buyers from new families looking for schools to empty-nesters looking to enjoy their retirement years with walking trails, golf, a new pool and children’s playground, all an easy walk or golf cart drive away.

“It has been great working with the developer, FiveStar Lifestyles, and the sales team to get Cider Mill Ridge reinvigorated,” said Scott Bamesberger, owner of SAB Homes.

Cider Mill Ridge is in the highly sought-after Park Hill School District. More importantly, elementary-aged children attend Graden Elementary School, a nationally recognized Blue Ribbon School, Leader in Me School and recipient of the Missouri Gold Star School Award. Students also attend Plaza 6th Grade Center, Lakeview Middle School and Park Hill South High School.

Available home sites in Cider Mill Ridge include numerous walkout and daylight locations with views of the golf course, neighborhood park or valley and are a short walk or golf cart drive to the community pool.

Another benefit for new residents of Cider Mill Ridge is its proximity to the best golf in the Northland. They can become members of The National Golf Club of Kansas City or its sister course, The National II. Both offer challenging layouts, beautiful well-manicured fairways and challenging greens. As with all the amenities, they are a short golf cart drive away.

Of course if golf is not their game, residents can become social members and enjoy the pool, health club, tennis and many casual dining venues.

If The National amenities are not enough, residents may walk or run alongside the Missouri River while visiting English Landing Park or become one with nature in Parkville’s Nature Sanctuary. Both are are within minutes of Cider Mill Ridge.

Another convenience within a five-minute drive is Parkville Commons, a 250,000-square-foot retail center, whose shops offer basic necessities. Residents can buy their groceries at Price Chopper, pick up dry cleaning at Pride Cleaners, find their everyday needs at Walgreen’s and dine at Nick-n-Jake’s, Rusty Horse Tavern, Jimmy John’s, Sakae Sushi and Pizza Hut. It is also home to the metropolitan area’s most active and vibrant health and wellness center, the Platte County Community Center/YMCA.

Homeowners also enjoy quick and easy access to The Legends at Village West, Zona Rosa, downtown Kansas City, Kansas City International Airport and a number of other destinations within 15 minutes of Cider Mill Ridge.

Cider Mill Ridge home prices start at $325,000, a price that is unprecedented for a resort-style community and quality-built homes. Cider Mill Ridge builders have won awards during every Parade of Homes in which they were entered.

With its award-winning designs, convenient location, top schools, a charming small-town feel, included amenities and unparalleled value, Cider Mill Ridge at The National has become the go-to place for residents of all needs in the Northland.

Agents and buyers may stop by Cider Mill Ridge Information Center at 5900 S. National Drive, Parkville, call 913-890-3596 or visit the website at for detailed community and home information.

Cider Mill Ridge

Prices: Starting from $325,000.

Location: Information Center at 5900 S. National Drive, Parkville.

Hours: 1-5 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, 12-6 p.m. Friday & Saturday, 12-5 p.m. Sunday, or by appointment.

Contact: 913-890-3596.