By Jordyn Pair | [email protected]
WASHTENAW COUNTY, MI — From bungalows to historic designs, Washtenaw County residents have no shortage in the variety of homes they can tour this weekend.
The BRAG Showcase of New & Remodeled Homes., from noon to 6 p.m. Oct. 15-17, allows participants to explore 10 homes in-person with one $10 ticket.
Homes available to tour include a Summit Street Folk Victorian home crafted by Riemco Design + Build. The house, an updated 140-year-old home, features hand-crafted cabinetry, built-in bookshelves and Brazilian Cherry flooring.
Other featured design companies include Alpha Design + Build, Pulte Homes and Forward Design Build Remodel.
Tickets are available at any of the homes open for in-person tours and are valid for all 10 homes throughout the three days of the event. COVID-19 mitigation policies differ for each home, but can include social distancing, temperature checks and capacity limits.
In addition to the 10 homes available for in-person visits, participants are also invited to join five virtual tours from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 16. The tours, which take place on Zoom, include designer presentations and the opportunity to ask questions. Participants are encouraged to pre-register.
Some remodelers are also offering private showings to discuss remodeling plans. The showings, which will are on Oct. 17, can be booked online.
The homes available for in-person tours are:
- 124 West Summit Street, Chelsea: remodel by Riemco Design + Build
- 411 Chandler Street, Chelsea: new home built by Riemco Design + Build
- 4800 Chestnut Springs Drive, Genoa Township: new home built by Chestnut Home Builders
- 1025 Spring Trail Court, Brighton: new home built by Pulte Homes
- 617 Northside Avenue, Ann Arbor: remodel by Forward Design Build Remodel
- 6445 Ford Road, Superior Township: remodel by Alpha Design + Build
- 49420 Mapleton, Canton: new home built by Pulte Homes
- 2952 Timber Glen Drive, Ann Arbor: new home built by Pulte Homes
- 3229 Roslyn Drive, Pittsfield Township: new home built by Pulte Homes
- 4244 Rolling Meadow Lane, Pittsfield Township: new home built by Arbor Farms Development LLC
The five homes available for virtual tours are:
- A remodel and addition by Dexter Builders
- A renovation in Ann Arbor by Giraffe Design Build
- A renovation by MBK Constructors
- A two-story addition and renovation by MBK Constructors
A virtual tour, without a live component, of an Ann Arbor home remodeled by D. A. Haig Construction also is available online.