9 New Construction Communities In Plainfield Illinois

With today's market feeling tighter than ever, finding that perfect, affordable home seems like searching for a needle in a haystack. Let’s dive into the best-kept secret of Plainfield, Illinois, where new construction homes are not just plentiful but also incredibly affordable, and yes, they're all just a stone's throw from the hustle and bustle! We're talking beautiful locations, top-notch schools, and unbeatable prices, and we'll even take a sneak peek at some stunning models. And don't worry, we’ll keep it concise and sweet. Here's a pro tip: before you make a move towards meeting any builders, hit us up first. Having a professional by your side can make all the difference in navigating the new home-buying process. Let's find your dream home together. 


1. Deer Crossing

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Deer Crossing is located on S Ridge Road, north of Caton Farm Road in Plainfield. This community is ideally located minutes from Rt. 59 and US-52, offering easy access to a wide range of dining, shopping, and everyday needs. Just a 10-minute drive away, downtown Plainfield adds a layer of small-town charm with its array of shops, eateries, and entertainment options suitable for all ages.


Ryan Homes, known for its commitment to affordability, crafts the homes within Deer Crossing. With options ranging from 3 to 6 bedrooms and spanning up to 2,571 square feet, these homes cater to diverse family sizes and preferences. From the comfortable 3-bedroom Walnut ranch to the more spacious 5-bedroom Hazelnut, each home boasts large living spaces, modern amenities, and an "Everything's Included" package—complete with appliances, upgraded cabinetry, flooring, and basements.


Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the proximity to Settler's Park and Lake Renwick Preserve, where weekends can be filled with hiking, biking, and fishing. Additionally, the community falls within the reputable Plainfield School District, ensuring educational excellence from Thomas Jefferson Elementary through to Plainfield South High School.


Deer Crossing further supports its residents with an annual $300 HOA fee, maintaining the high standards of its amenities and surroundings. Homeowners benefit from comprehensive warranty coverage, including 1-year material and workmanship, 2-year mechanical systems, and 10-year structural defect warranties, ensuring peace of mind for years to come.


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2. Ashford Place

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Ashford Place boasts an unbeatable location east of County Line Road and south of Caton Farm Road, providing residents with swift access to Ridge Rd. and I-55. This places them a stone's throw away from the bustling Route 59 shopping district and the historic charm of downtown Plainfield, blending convenience with the allure of small-town living.


Since its beginning in 2007 and with a newer phase by Olthof Homes in 2017, Ashford Place has epitomized quality living. D.R. Horton has furthered this legacy, offering homes designed for modern lifestyles with quick move-in options that stand out for those eager to find their new home promptly. The community features five distinctive floor plans that span from 1,800 to 3,050 square feet, catering to various tastes and needs. D.R. Horton's homes are known for their spacious open-concept living areas, and contemporary kitchens complete with stainless steel appliances, quartz countertops, and tankless water heaters, starting at $399,000. Featured is the Henley floor plan, a 4 bed | 2.5 bath 2,600 sq ft home starting at $504,000.


Beyond the walls of these homes, Ashford Place offers a rich lifestyle with amenities like parks, playgrounds, and proximity to golf courses and health centers, enhancing the well-being and recreational opportunities of its residents. Families will appreciate the close proximity to esteemed schools within the Plainfield School District 202, ensuring a solid educational foundation for children. With homes equipped with America’s Smart Home® Technology and backed by a comprehensive builder warranty, Ashford Place presents a compelling package of comfort, convenience, and assurance, all within a friendly community atmosphere.

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3. Playa Vista

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Nestled in Plainfield, Illinois, Playa Vista stands as a serene community located south of 135th and east of Ridge Road. Residents enjoy quick routes to the vibrant Route 59 shopping area and the quaint downtown Plainfield.


Initiated by Hartz Homes and expanded by D.R. Horton, Playa Vista offers affordable crafted single-family homes. Starting at $446,000, homebuyers can select from three thoughtfully designed floor plans—the Bellamy, Henley, and Sienna—spanning 1,818 to 2,600 square feet. These homes are built with open-concept living in mind, featuring modern kitchens with stainless steel appliances and quartz countertops, flexible living spaces, and luxurious primary suites, all hallmarks of D.R. Horton's commitment to value.


Playa Vista places a high value on education, providing access to distinguished schools in the Oswego Community Unit School District 308. Students attend Grande Park Elementary, Robinson B. Murphy Junior High, and Oswego East High School, all known for delivering a comprehensive and enriching educational experience.


Priced from $446,000, Playa Vista offers exceptional value for quality construction and modern living. Homes come equipped with America’s Smart Home® Technology for enhanced daily living. A modest HOA fee of $75 per month maintains the community's shared spaces and amenities, making Playa Vista a sought-after location for those desiring a blend of comfort, convenience, and community.


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4. Greenbriar

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Greenbriar emerges as Plainfield's latest gem, sprawling across 98 acres between 143rd Street and Route 126, east of Steiner Road. This community marries the tranquility of suburban life with the convenience of nearby Route 59, Ridge Rd., and I-55, placing downtown Plainfield's charm just minutes away.


The Greenbriar development is innovatively segmented into three unique areas, each offering homes on lots of varying sizes to cater to diverse preferences and lifestyles, enabling residents to find their ideal match. D.R. Horton, renowned for its commitment to affordability, constructs around 280 homes across this community. The homes, ranging from expansive 2-story homes to intimate ranch styles, start at $430,990. Featured is the Fairfield floor plan, a 4 bed | 2 bath | 3 garage |  1,970 sq ft ranch that exemplifies the spacious, open-concept layout, modern kitchen amenities, and stylistic design. Prospective homeowners can choose from five different floor plans, each backed by comprehensive warranty packages and an affordable HOA fee of $112 monthly.


Greenbriar residents benefit from access to Plainfield's top schools, ensuring a seamless educational path. Students attend Lincoln Elementary, Ira Jones Middle School, and Plainfield North High School, each known for their excellent educational programs and supportive environments.


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5. Springbank

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Springbank in Plainfield offers a unique blend of suburban living across three neighborhoods: North Point, Rock Ridge, and the Trails, all conveniently located on Drauden Road. This community combines the appeal of a close-knit environment with the benefits of easy highway access, enriching its small-town charm.


Central to Springbank is the impressive 9-acre Aquatic Center, designed exclusively for residents and featuring a range of recreational facilities including pools, water slides, and courts for bocce ball and sand volleyball. The community is also geared towards an active lifestyle with extensive bike paths and proximity to Lake Renwick Nature Preserve, and it anticipates further enhancing its recreational offerings with a new riverfront development.


With a history of diverse builders, including the sold-out phases by Next Generation Signature Homes and D.R. Horton, Springbank now primarily features homes from Silverthorne and AP Homes. Notably, there is only one quick move-in home available and two lots left, making it a limited opportunity for those eager to join this vibrant community. Silverthorne Homes distinguishes itself by providing customizable home options starting at $457,000, from stair railings to smart home features, and even offers the opportunity to build on your own lot for a truly personalized home if current lots don't fit your needs.


Silverthorne enhances the homebuying experience with exceptional customer service, including a dedicated home warranty manager, online support, and on-site consultants to ensure every detail meets homeowners' expectations.


Education remains a cornerstone for Springbank, with top local schools such as Thomas Jefferson Elementary, Aux Sable Middle School, and Plainfield South High School nearby, ensuring a solid educational base for families. With homes starting at $457,000 and an annual HOA fee of $690, Springbank stands as an ideal choice for those seeking a high-quality lifestyle supported by comprehensive amenities and a strong community spirit.

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6. Willow Run

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Willow Run, nestled in Plainfield, IL, offers an unbeatable blend of convenience and community, situated less than two miles from the bustling heart of Downtown Plainfield on the corner of Drauden and Lockport Street. This proximity to shopping, dining, and entertainment, along with access to the esteemed Plainfield School District 202, positions Willow Run as a coveted locale for families.


M/I Homes introduces a fresh phase at Willow Run, featuring a selection of 1-story and 2-story single-family homes. Prospective residents can explore two models—a ranch and a 2-story. Nestled in a setting that preserves the natural environment, the community offers a serene living space with 8 diverse plans. The Classic Series of homes is designed to appeal to various preferences and life stages, blending style with functionality.

Willow Run stands out for its customization opportunities, allowing buyers to personalize everything from the home style to the interior finishes, including flooring, countertops, and cabinetry. Options for 2- or 3-car garages and full basements ensure that every family can create their dream space.


Starting at $530,000, homes in Willow Run represent an exceptional value, balancing premium quality with affordability. Their new Home Consultants are ready to guide potential buyers through the personalized home-buying process to ensure a match that meets all their needs.


Education is a cornerstone of the Willow Run community, with top-rated schools such as Lincoln Elementary, Richard Ira Jones Middle School, and Plainfield North High School all within close proximity, ensuring that families have access to excellent educational resources. Willow Run, with its prime location, innovative homes, and focus on education, offers a vibrant living experience tailored to modern family life.

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7. Creekside Crossing

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Creekside Crossing in Plainfield, Illinois, is a picturesque community perfectly situated for both serenity and convenience. Located south of Renwick Road and west of Drauden Road, it offers easy access to Route 59's vibrant shopping, dining, and entertainment options. With its close proximity to golf courses, parks, and the Mather Woods Forest Preserve, Creekside Crossing appeals to those who value peace as much as accessibility to amenities.


The neighborhood benefits from being near key transportation routes, including Rt. 59, Rt. 30, Rt. 126, I-55, and I-80, making travel and daily commutes a breeze.


Creekside Crossing started growing in the mid-2010s and has been getting better ever since, with Pulte Homes joining in 2017 and Lennar in 2020. Now, it's a lively place with both duplexes and houses. You can pick from ranch-style homes or two-story houses, with prices beginning in the mid $400s. There are seven different designs to look at. Right now, Lennar has most of the lots you can choose from, but DJK also offers the chance to build a home that's just right for you, showing there's something for everyone here. 

Recently, the community introduced attractive price reductions for quick move-in homes, one example is their Ridgefield model. Beyond the homes themselves, the community boasts scenic trails, parks, and ponds that foster a lifestyle of leisure and outdoor enjoyment. 


Families in Creekside Crossing enjoy access to outstanding schools, ensuring a comprehensive educational experience from start to finish. The community feeds into Lincoln Elementary, Richard Ira Jones Middle School, and Plainfield North High School, all renowned for their supportive learning environments and strong academic programs.


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8. Lansdowne

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Lansdowne, set in the lively town of Plainfield, offers a strategic location. A stone's throw from Interstate 55, residents enjoy quick access to the Chicago metro area, with Downtown Plainfield and Route 59's convenience merely 4 miles away on the corner of 127th Street and Naperville road. This prime setting places Lansdowne at the intersection of easy metropolitan access and the peaceful, family-friendly atmosphere of suburban living.


Crafted by Pulte Homes, known for their exceptional craftsmanship, Lansdowne features six exquisite 2-story home models starting at $504,000. Each home is meticulously designed with open-concept layouts and thoughtful living spaces to meet the dynamic needs of contemporary families, highlighting the community's dedication to bespoke, new-construction homes.


Nestled against a backdrop of a lush natural forest preserve, a third of Lansdowne’s homes enjoy stunning views and a close connection to the outdoors. With Wheatland Community Park, numerous golf courses, and Commissioners Park nearby, residents have abundant recreational options, including golfing, playgrounds, and trails for active and leisurely pursuits alike.


Lansdowne residents have access to excellent educational opportunities nearby, with Elizabeth Eichelberger Elementary School, John F. Kennedy Middle School, and Plainfield East High School all providing a solid foundation for student growth and academic success..


Lansdowne’s commitment to modern living extends to its inclusion of a cutting-edge fiber network, providing fast and reliable internet for all homes. This forward-thinking amenity ensures that Lansdowne residents can seamlessly integrate work, education, and entertainment into their daily lives, establishing Lansdowne as not only a place to reside but a forward-looking community crafted for the future.


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9. Bronk Farm

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Bronk Farm, nestled in Plainfield's heart on the corner of West 127th Street a south van dyke road. Its strategic position ensures seamless integration of convenience with high-quality living, making it a cherished locale for families and individuals alike.


Constructed by Pulte Bronk Farm presents an attractive mix of townhouses and single-family homes, including 5 quick move-ins. Starting at $386,000, the community introduces varied living options through its Townes, Meadows, Estates, and Reserves collections, each tailored to different lifestyles and preferences. These homes are celebrated for their open-concept layouts, innovative designs, and spacious interiors that cater to modern family dynamics.


In Bronk Farm, education is well taken care of with excellent local schools. Residents have access to Eagle Pointe Elementary, Heritage Grove Middle School, and Plainfield North High School, ensuring quality education from early learning through to high school graduation.


What sets Bronk Farm apart is its vibrant community life, underscored by amenities such as a clubhouse and pool, fostering a sense of belonging and engagement among residents. The availability of quick move-in options further underscores the community's readiness to welcome new families, providing a swift pathway to starting life in this idyllic setting. With its array of thoughtfully designed homes, coupled with the community's commitment to fostering a rich, inclusive lifestyle, Bronk Farm emerges as a premier choice for those seeking to blend educational excellence with the comforts and conveniences of modern suburban living.


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As a real estate agent serving these areas, we hope this guide has provided valuable insight into the unique features and benefits of Plainfield. If you have any questions or need help navigating the real estate market in Plainfield or the surrounding suburbs reach out to us directly. 

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