North Shore Custom Home Builders and Architects

Scott Simpson Design + Build is an experienced team of builders specializing in designing and building new construction homes, historic renovations, and sophisticated eco-conscious/green buildings all across the Chicagoland area, specifically in Chicago and the North Shore. We invite you to visit our headquarters in Northbrook and tour some of our award-winning projects in local North Shore communities.


Northbrook is home to our office and an incredible place to live! Our custom new homes in Northbrook present in many different styles – including eco-conscious contemporary, rustic chic, farm-style standouts, country estates, and even east coast elegance.


Evanston is known for its cultural diversity, impressive Big 10 campus, unique lakefront beauty, and robust character. Our custom new homes in Evanston honor that energy with everything from modern farmhouses to historic mock Tudor manors.


Winnetka amazes with a mix of sprawling lakefront properties and homes from as early as the 1830s. Our team has created stunning new construction homes and preserves the heritage of a long-established community with expert Tudor and historic restorations in this stylish suburb.

custom home in winnetka


Glenview is renowned for impressive schools, more than 290 acres of green space, quaint shopping and dining as well as proximity to Chicago expressways and commuter trains. Our custom homes in Glenview include the first LEED gold-certified (green) home.


Glencoe is one of Chicago’s most beautiful suburbs with gorgeous homes along the lakefront, the forest preserve, surrounding the charming downtown and within the nationally-recognized New Trier High School district. Our custom homes feature this resort living dream home.


Our Kenilworth new homes include a new construction home with state-of-the-art comforts and amenities to the preservation of a historically significant home that was designed by George Maher, a well-respected architect of the Prairie School to a whimsical Tudor.

Highland Park

Landmark homes are interwoven throughout Highland Park alongside family attractions, memorable movie locations, and a robust shopping district. We have enjoyed working on a variety of custom home projects in Highland Park, including this cohesive, modern renovation.

North Shore Custom Homes

We are proud to be a premier design-build firm with accomplished architects in-house. Our North Shore architects and builders are able to bring true client collaboration to each luxury home we build.