New Home Construction North Shore – Home Builders and Architects

Scott Simpson Design + Build is an experienced, unified team of architects and builders specializing in designing and building new construction homes across the Chicagoland area. We invite you to visit our office in Northbrook and to tour some of our award-winning projects in local North Shore communities. Until then – have a look at some of our favorite custom new construction design-build projects!

Modern Tudor

After years in a beautiful, LEED Platinum-certified house we built for them on a corner lot in Glencoe our second build with this family was focused on finding a more private, larger lot that could allow them to spread out a bit.

Glencoe

Rustic Chic

With responsibility for both architecture and construction, we were able to infuse every detail with the energy and personality of these Northbrook homeowners – and there were a lot of both!

Northbrook

Resort Living

After years as a real estate broker located in Glencoe, our client and her husband dreamed of a home that would inspire frequent family gatherings and longer visits from the grandkids – with a resort-style vibe and amenities.

Glencoe

Coastal Elegance

The birth of a custom coastal design style we dubbed “soft Hamptons.” These Northbrook homeowners wanted east coast architecture with a personalized, soft, beachy vibe.

Northbrook
Northbrook New Construction Coastal Style Exterior

Modern Farmhouse

We designed and built this modern farmhouse for longtime Evanston residents who wanted to downsize while young to keep their focus on remaining active in the community.

Evanston

Eco-Contemporary

This growing family raising 3 boys in Northbrook needed a home that could handle mud and sports equipment as easily as it could a houseful of dinner guests.

Northbrook

Eco-Prairie

This was the first LEED gold certified home in Glenview – featuring sophisticated green technologies – while still creating a beautiful and comfortable home tailored to one-level living.

Glenview
Glenview Green New Home Construction

Eco-Rustic

Numerous, future-forward, cost-saving and eco-conscious technologies allowed us to design and build a unique, environmentally sensitive home in Wilmette.

Wilmette
Wilmette Green New Home Construction Exterior Balcony

Leed-Qualified

The first house in Wilmette to be certified LEED-H Platinum minimizes impact on the environment while offering guilt-free comfort to an energetic family of four.

Wilmette
Wilmette Green Builder

Farm-Style

Natural elements are the centerpiece of this Northbrook new construction’s thoughtful design and unique details.

Northbrook
Northbrook Contemporary Farmhouse New Construction

Family-Focused

Blocks from Lake Michigan, this new construction home in Kenilworth meets the demands of a young, busy family with warmth and cheer.

Kenilworth
Kenilworth New Construction Custom Luxury Home

Additions, Remodels and Renos

Sometimes all that’s needed is a reconfiguration, reimagining or revisit to make a space everything you need.

Winnetka Historic Home Restoration

Green Homes

We help guide choices for healthy buildings, clean energy, earth-friendly materials, local sourcing and long-lasting quality construction dedicated to sustainability.

Preservation

We have won multiple historic preservation awards by using craftsmanship to restore historic homes, while making updates that meet current family needs.

Awards

While the work is its own reward, we are often recognized for our innovative building techniques, which fortify the homes we build, safeguard budgets and respect our environment.

Wilmette 1800s Historic Home Greek Revival Ionic-style Capitols