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There are many, many factors that influence the decision of where you ultimately call "Home". Home Site Cost is a major consideration. At SummerWood Estates, enticing Home Site Pricing makes this decision an easy one.

SummerWood Estates, Southern Overland Park’s premier greenspace community, is located among spectacular rolling, treed topography that offers exceptional opportunities for creating extraordinary homes. These remarkably affordable estate-size home sites are generous in size, able to easily accommodate side-entry garages, and feature widths of up to 120’ in frontage.

While the majority of the remaining home sites favor walkout and daylight plans, there is a good selection of level home sites as well. Ranging in price from $74,950 to $199,950, these SummerWood Estates sites represent a surprising value in a community that is a shining example of suburban living at its finest in a prime location that's convenient to everything.

SummerWood homes features the latest energy efficient materials, low maintenance exteriors and floorplans customized to satisfy every individual’s needs and desires. Each home is unique, boasting stone accents, vaulted ceilings, and flexible floor plans.

Currently, a limited number of speculative homes are available including reverse one-and-a-half-story, two-story, ranches and traditional one-and-a-half-story plans. Home prices begin in the low $400,000’s. There are a number of new speculative homes scheduled to be constructed in 2011 by some of the Metro’s most respected builders. Of course, your builder and your plan is welcome upon approval of the developer.

SummerWood is a ‘RPOS’ community which means Residential Planned Open Space. Nature plays a central role throughout the community, and roughly 40% of the total area of 152 acres is dedicated to greenspace.

The community was thoughtfully designed including curvilinear streets with long culdesac offshoots. Highlighting the lushly landscaped entryways are gorgeous architecturally drawn lighted entry monuments. Beyond the entrance, you will find streets lined with an abundance of trees and islands at the ends of cul-de-sacs that are landscaped with seasonal flowers.

SummerWood features a community lake with a lighted fountain, wooden bridge and walking trail where residents enjoy lesuirely evening strolls. Many of the incredible home sites are adjacent to or back to greenspace. The center pieces of this upscale community will be a 22.5 acre open space park and the community zero-entry pool, complete with waterfall, wet slide and clubhouse that is scheduled to open during 2011.

The convenient location of SummerWood means residents have many shopping options along the 151st Street corridor, either in Overland Park or Olathe. There are also plenty of recreational activities in the surrounding area as well as fine dining just minutes away.

Resident students attend Timbercreek Elementary School, in the Blue Valley District, that recently opened nearby at 167th & Quivira Rd. Additionally, the new Blue Valley Southwest High School is now open at 175th & Quivira Rd and Aubry Bend Middle School is under construction.

SummerWood insures plenty of privacy and tranquility for its homeowners. Here they will discover the tranquility and abundant natural resources that has become synonymous with life in Southern Johnson County.

For more information, contact Ken Baldwin or Wayne Kozak of Reece and Nichols, at 913-945-3700 or visit Summerwood Estates is located at 120704 W. 161st Street in Overland Park, Ks.The sales office is open daily from Noon to 5 p.m.

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