Fox Chase Development, LLC

Summer Tree is designed and built by an award winning builder with over 40 years experience. The community offers homes with exceptional architecture and design. Models available in both ranch and 2-story plans. Home owners enjoy maintenance free living; including all lawn and landscape trimmings, snow removal, exterior home repair and maintenance, and community protective covenants. Summer Tree is located only minutes from Lake Michigan, the National Lake Shore, Dunes State Park, the South Shore Train Station, Porter County Tourism Office, and the bucolic land of Chesterton and Porter. Close to Indiana 80/90 Toll Road system and 94 and 49 expressways are a mere 5-10 minutes away.



  • Exceptional road and 2-story designs with maintenance free vinyl siding and brick on stone accents
  • Aluminum gutters and downspouts
  • Concrete driveway, public and private walks
  • Coach lighting on side of garage and at front door
  • Exterior hose bibs (2) and weather protected electrical outlets (2)
  • Monolithic slab foundation
  • Lawn and landscape package
  • 2-car finished and painted garage with insulated steel door and electric opener.
  • Geldwyn energy star rated windows and steel insulated front door with handset.
  • 30 year architectural shingles
  • Concrete patio per plan



  • Elevated ceilings (10’ and some windows) in foyer, living room and master bedroom
  • Phone/cable outlets in family and bedrooms
  • Raised panel doors with brushed nickel handsets
  • Wall framing at 16” O.C. for all walks
  • Direct wired smoke detectors with battery backup per code
  • Ceramic tile in foyer, kitchen, baths, and laundry area. Carpeted bedrooms with upgraded pad
  • Designer light fixture package and white switches and receptacles per plan




                  STYLISH KITCHENS

  • Recessed lighting per plan
  • Beachwood or white cabinets and Wilsonart laminate counter tops
  • 1/3 H.P. garbage disposal
  • Ice maker hookups
  • Double oven, stainless steel sink with Delta faucet
  • Built in dishwasher and cooking range



  • Master bath includes: Walk-in one piece fiberglass shower, double bowl, cultured marble vanity top, with painted or stained wood vanity
  • Delta brushed nickel faucets, towel bars, tissue holder, and vanity mirrors
  • Exhaust fan with light
  • Ceramic tile floor


                          GUEST BATH

  • One piece combination fiberglass tub/shower combo
  • Painted or stained wood vanity with cultured marble top and vanity lights
  • Delta faucet with brushed nickel
  • Bath exhaust fan with light
  • Ceramic tile floors
  • Designer towel bar and bathroom tissue holder





  • High efficiency natural gas furnace
  • 13 seer central air conditioning with programmable thermostat
  • 40 gallon gas fired fueled hot water heater
  • Energy efficient R 15 wall insulation and R 38 ceilings
  • Soffit and ridge or can venting per plan
  • Vinyl low and energy star rated windows
  • 2” x 4” framed exterior walls 16” O.C.
  • 200 AMP electrical service
  • Smoke detectors and GFI protected receptacles per building code


                        PEACE OF MIND

  • RESNET certified Home Energy Rated (HERS)
  • 10 year limited warranty on materials and workmanship
4 year warranty on roofing labor and 20 year manufacture warranty on roof shingles

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Paul Boyter


(219) 789-1228




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