Stepping Back in Time with Modern Flair: Your Mid-Century Dream Awaits at 24 Pleasant Lane

Calling all design enthusiasts and those seeking a touch of tranquility! This captivating mid-century ranch located at 24 Pleasant Lane in Fairview Heights, Illinois, offers the perfect blend of classic charm and modern updates.

A Private Oasis Awaits

Imagine unwinding on your private patio after a long day, surrounded by the serenity of a nearly half-acre lot with a fenced backyard bordering serene woods. This home offers a secluded retreat while still being conveniently located in Fairview Heights.

Step Inside and Be Impressed

As you enter the foyer, you’ll be greeted by a spacious living room boasting a beautiful wood-burning fireplace, updated flooring, and captivating corner picture windows that bathe the space in natural light. The open floor plan, facilitated by a convenient pocket door leading to the kitchen, creates a perfect environment for entertaining or simply spending quality time with loved ones.

A Chef’s Delight

The kitchen boasts ample cabinetry, a breakfast bar for casual meals, and all the appliances you need to whip up culinary masterpieces. The adjoining breakfast nook provides a charming spot for morning coffee or casual family dinners.

A Place for Relaxation and Renewal

The home features three bedrooms, all adorned with gleaming hardwood floors. The master bedroom offers a built-in dresser and two closets, ensuring ample storage space.

A Touch of Modern Convenience

The beautifully remodeled bathroom features a stylish tile floor and tub surround, along with an attractive vanity and cubby for added functionality. The full basement provides additional living space, perfect for a family room, entertainment area, or even a home gym. A conveniently located half bath with a new vanity adds to the basement’s functionality. For added comfort and peace of mind, the home boasts a new HVAC system installed in 2021.

Ready to Make 24 Pleasant Lane Your Own?

This captivating mid-century ranch offers a unique opportunity to own a piece of history with modern conveniences.

Take a Virtual Tour:

Explore the home virtually and get a feel for its layout and charm: Contact Raquel Vice at (618) 978-0519 or Cindy Veliz at (618) 791-6333 to schedule a showing or learn more about this exceptional property. Alternatively, you can visit our website at for additional information on this and other listings. Don’t miss out on this chance to own a piece of mid-century magic!

Historic Smithton Gem: Spacious Charm & Modern Comfort

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Looking for a unique home that blends historic charm with modern convenience? Look no further than this meticulously cared-for property in Smithton! This spacious home offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of history while enjoying all the comforts of today.

Step Inside a Welcoming Space

The moment you enter the foyer you see the handsome wood staircase, transom window at entry  and original woodwork  that adds a touch of elegance. A delightful sunlit room addition graces the back of the home, perfect for dining, relaxing, and has a laundry area for main floor convenience.

The beautiful kitchen boasts wood cabinets with modern  hard surface countertops and a movable island for extra prep space. All the appliances you need are included, featuring a gas stove, microwave, dishwasher, and refrigerator.

Unwind in Your Main Floor Retreat

The main floor master bedroom is a true haven. It features two closets, a built-in desk for convenience, and an updated bathroom with a walk-in shower.

Plenty of Space Upstairs

Head upstairs to find four additional spacious bedrooms, some with built-ins for extra storage. A full bathroom completes the upstairs, offering ample space for everyone.

Your Own Outdoor Oasis

This property offers an extension of its charm beyond the inviting interior. The exterior boasts a two-car oversized garage, a potting shed for gardening enthusiasts, and beautiful landscaping with a sidewalk. Peace-of-mind upgrades include Woods Basement Waterproofing, a Generac Generator for backup power, and maintenance-free decking on both the front covered porch and rear porch (added in 2014). Leaf Guard gutter guards were installed in 2018, and for added protection, the roof and asphalt driveway were replaced in 2017 and 2019, respectively.

Don’t Miss Out on This Opportunity

This historic Smithton gem won’t last long! Take a virtual tour of this stunning property here: To inquire about purchasing this home or to schedule a showing, please contact Raquel Vice at (618) 978-0519 or Cindy Veliz at (618) 791-6333. You can also visit Veliz Vice Team: to explore other properties.

The Windsor: Sophisticated Comfort Awaits at Natalie Estates

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Quantum Homes is proud to present The Windsor, a stunning home designed for modern living in the desirable Natalie Estates community. This exceptional residence offers a perfect blend of style, functionality, and energy efficiency, making it an ideal choice.

Step Inside and Discover:

  • Luxurious Master Suite: Retreat to your haven with a spacious master bedroom and a spa-like ensuite bathroom featuring a tub and separate shower, cultured marble countertops, adult-height double bowl vanities with Delta fixtures and a walk in closet.
  • Open and Inviting Living Area: The Windsor boasts a well-designed living space perfect for entertaining or relaxing. The open concept has an open staircase and versatile dining room to customize for your needs.   Imagine cozy evenings around the gas fireplace with a beautiful wood mantle and marble surround.
  • Efficient Kitchen: Prepare meals with ease in a well-equipped kitchen featuring Whirlpool appliances, granite countertops and ample cabinet space.
  • Comfortable Bedrooms: The remaining bedrooms offer a tranquil escape with premium carpeting and pre-wiring for ceiling fans, ensuring comfort and convenience for everyone.
  • Modern Touches: Throughout this split bedroom floor plan home, you’ll find elegant details like oak cabinetry with a variety of color options, recessed can lights, and two-panel arched doors, creating a sophisticated ambiance.  You can customize to check all you boxes!
  • Energy Efficiency: The Windsor prioritizes sustainability with features like R-50 ceiling insulation, energy-efficient appliances, and Low-E vinyl windows, helping you save on utility bills.
  • Soundproofed Comfort: Enjoy peace and quiet in your master bedroom and all wet areas, thanks to soundproofing for a more restful environment.
  • Convenient Amenities: The two-car garage with an automatic door opener and keypad provides secure parking.

Embrace Life at Natalie Estates:

Enjoy life in the Natalie Estates community. With its charming streets and convenient location within walking distance to downtown picturesque Waterloo, Natalie Estates offers a peaceful environment close to all the amenities you need.

Ready to Learn More?

To schedule a tour of The Windsor and explore the possibilities of living in Natalie Estates, contact Raquel Vice at (618) 978-0519 or Cindy Veliz at (618) 791-6333. You can also visit for more information on this beautiful model home and the Natalie Estates community.

Build Your Dream Home in the Prestigious Tall Timbers Gated Community

Imagine building your dream home in a prestigious gated community surrounded by nature. This beautiful wooded walkout lot in Tall Timbers, Smithton, IL, is the perfect place to make your vision a reality.

Explore the Lot Virtually

Before you visit the property in person, take a virtual tour to get a feel for the space.

Unleash Your Creativity

This  lot is just under 2 acres. You can bring your own approved builder and design your dream home. Restrictive covenants ensure a consistent aesthetic throughout the community, requiring a minimum of 2,150 square feet of living area with a 60% brick, stone, or stucco exterior and attached side-entry garages.

Enjoy the Community Amenities

The Tall Timbers Gated Community offers residents a serene environment with a touch of luxury. Across the street, there’s a common ground area and lake access for all homeowners to enjoy. Additionally, the community is served by city utilities and is conveniently located near Smithton Elementary Schools and Freeburg High School.

Don’t Miss Out on This Opportunity

This breathtaking lot offers a unique opportunity to build your dream home in a prestigious gated community.  Don’t miss out on this chance to create your own personal oasis.


To learn more about this property, contact Raquel Vice at (618) 978-0519 or Cindy Veliz at (618) 791-6333.

Looking for a home in a different area?

We understand that your dream home might be located elsewhere. Our team is here to help you find the perfect property, regardless of location. Visit our website to explore available listings:

Your Dream Home Awaits: Lakefront Luxury

Nestled along the serene shores of a picturesque lake, this stunning 2-story atrium home beckons as the ultimate retreat. Offering ample space and stylish entertainment options, it promises to fulfill your every desire.

A Grand Entrance

As you step into the impressive 2 story foyer, the allure of this one-owner home surrounds you. Its refined brick exterior, side-load garage, and meticulously landscaped grounds set the stage for the beauty within. The soaring ceilings and panoramic lake views through the wall of windows create a captivating ambiance, drawing you in. To the right, the dining room welcomes with stately columns, providing the perfect setting for intimate dinners or festive gatherings.

Luxurious Living Spaces

The heart of the home resides in the expansive living room, bathed in natural light from the atrium above. Whether hosting guests or enjoying quiet evenings by the fire, this space is designed for relaxation and entertainment. The main floor master suite offers a peaceful retreat, complete with a spacious walk-in closet and a luxurious bathroom featuring a double bowl vanity, corner jetted tub, and walk-in marble shower.

A Chef’s Dream Kitchen

For culinary enthusiasts, the kitchen is a haven of functionality and style. Vaulted ceilings add an airy feel, while granite countertops, tiled backsplash, and under-cabinet lighting provide both elegance and practicality. Equipped with top-of-the-line appliances, including a built-in double oven, meal preparation becomes a pleasure. The adjacent hearth room offers a cozy spot to gather with loved ones, illuminated by its own vaulted ceiling and ample natural light.

Elegant Upstairs Retreat

Ascending the stairs, discover a spacious landing and loft area, featuring a charming window seat—a perfect spot to relax and enjoy the view. Two additional bedrooms and a full bath ensure ample space for family or guests.

Entertainment Galore

The walk-out lower level is where endless entertainment possibilities await. A spacious family room invites movie nights or game days, while a dedicated recreation room sets the stage for table tennis. The bar room, with its wrap-around bar, granite countertops, and cozy gas fireplace, is sure to be a favorite gathering spot. And for those who prioritize fitness, an exercise room awaits, allowing you to stay active without leaving the comfort of home.

Your Dream Home Awaits

If you’ve been searching for a home that seamlessly blends grandeur with comfort, look no further. This lakefront retreat offers breathtaking views, spacious living areas, and luxurious amenities. Don’t miss your opportunity to make this dream home yours—schedule a virtual tour today! Ready to begin your search for homes in your desired area? Visit our property search page to start your journey. And for an immersive experience of this spectacular property, explore the virtual tour.

615 Benjamin Lane: Your Dream Home Awaits in Waterloo’s Premier Remlok Community


Prime Location for Your Dream Home

Nestled in Waterloo’s Remlok community, 615 Benjamin Lane offers an ideal 1-acre canvas for your dream home. Centrally located, this lot seamlessly blends tranquility with accessibility.

Proximity to Essentials

Minutes away from parks, golf courses, schools, Rt 3, shops, and restaurants, this location ensures convenience at every turn. Explore the charm of downtown Waterloo, with the promise of a new splash pad under construction just down the street.

Serene Surroundings and Potential

Lot 90 backs onto trees, creating a picturesque backdrop. Whether you envision a walk-out basement, a daylight basement, or a standard basement with an egress window, the options are yours to explore.

Builder Approval for Quality Assurance

Maintaining community aesthetics, builder approval by the developer ensures your dream home is in capable hands, committed to excellence.

Virtual Tour: Explore Before You Decide

Embark on a virtual tour to uncover the beauty and potential of 615 Benjamin Lane. Begin your virtual tour here.

Contact Our Real Estate Professionals

To turn 615 Benjamin Lane into your dream home, connect with us:

  • Raquel Vice: (618) 978-0519
  • Cindy Veliz: (618) 791-6333

Seize Your Dream Home Opportunity

Don’t miss the chance to shape this blank canvas into your dream home. Embrace luxury, convenience, and charm at 615 Benjamin Lane in Remlok. Contact us today and start your journey toward the home you’ve always envisioned.

Your dream home journey begins here.

Discover the Elegance of “The Riley” Floor Plan by D&F Home Builders, Inc

Are you in search of the perfect home that seamlessly combines comfort, style, and functionality? Look no further than “The Riley” floor plan by D&F Home Builders, Inc. New Construction available in Natalie Estates, Waterloo, IL. This impressive 3-bedroom, 2-bath residence boasts over 2200 square feet of meticulously designed living space, making it the ideal choice for those who desire a perfect blend of luxury and practicality.

Grand Entry, Grand Impressions

As you step into “The Riley,” you’re greeted by a grand entry that sets the tone for the entire home. Transitioning smoothly, the view to the great room and the versatile dining room immediately captures your attention, creating a sense of openness and connectivity.

Flexible Spaces for Your Lifestyle

One standout feature of “The Riley” is the flexible dining room, which can easily transform into a home office or den to suit your needs. Additionally, the great room itself is a masterpiece, featuring an open staircase, a cozy gas fireplace in the living room, and seamless integration with the kitchen and breakfast room.

Exceptional Features for Exceptional Living

Moreover, the standard model of “The Riley” comes with a vaulted ceiling in the great room, ensuring a sense of grandeur and spaciousness. The split bedroom plan provides privacy and comfort, while a walk-in pantry, main floor laundry room, and a 3-car garage add to the convenience of daily living.

Opulent Upgrades in the Display Home

For those who crave a touch of luxury, the D&F Home Builders Riley Display home is a showcase of upgrades. From high-end finishes to thoughtfully designed spaces, this model exemplifies the full potential of “The Riley.” Explore the home at 445 Hayden Dr, Waterloo, IL 62298, during open houses held five days a week, Thursday thru Monday, from 12-4 or by appointment.

Virtual Tours for a Sneak Peek

In case you can’t make it to the display home in person, we offer an immersive online experience through photos and virtual tours, allowing you to explore every corner of “The Riley” from the comfort of your own home. Check out the virtual tour here.

Your Dream Home Awaits – Schedule a Consultation Today

Ready to turn your dream home into a reality? Schedule a home building consultation with our expert team. Contacting Cindy Veliz at 618-791-6333 or Raquel Vice at 618-978-0519, and let them guide you through the process of making “The Riley” your own.  Agent Related to Seller.

In conclusion, “The Riley” floor plan by D&F Home Builders, Inc offers a perfect blend of elegance, functionality, and flexibility. With its impressive features and the availability of a stunning display home, now is the time to explore the possibilities. So, don’t hesitate to schedule your home building consultation, explore the virtual tour, and take the first step toward your dream home today!


Discover Your Dream Home: The Villa Floor Plan in Detached Villas at Ravenel


Are you on the hunt for the perfect home with a low-maintenance lifestyle? Look no further than Detached Villas at Ravenel in Swansea, IL, where D&F Home Builders, Inc. offers the highly customizable Villa floor plan. Nestled in a gated community, this plan provides an ideal space for creating cherished memories.

Personalize Your Dream Home

The Villa floor plan offers exceptional flexibility, enabling you to tailor your home to your unique needs. D&F Home Builders, Inc. understands the importance of personalization, allowing you to craft a home that truly reflects your style and preferences.

Step Inside Your Future Home

As you enter The Villa, you’ll experience its inviting ambiance. The living room features a cozy gas fireplace and a vaulted ceiling, creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere and it is open to the custom kitchen with large island and dining room. The master bedroom serves as a serene retreat with a bay window and a spacious walk-in closet. The master bath is designed for both practicality and luxury, offering a double bowl vanity and a 5′ walk-in shower.

Options Designed for You

Starting at 1542 square feet, the Villa floor plan provides a spacious foundation for your dreams. With four customizable options available, you can expand the square footage or add a third bedroom, ensuring your home perfectly suits your needs.

Your Journey Begins Now

Excitingly, there are still available lots in the Final Phase at Detached Villas at Ravenel. Seize this opportunity to choose the perfect location for your dream home. Schedule a consultation today with the Veliz Vice Team and D&F Home Builders, Inc., who will guide you every step of the way.

Explore The Villa Virtually

Curious to explore your future home before it’s built? Embark on a virtual tour of The Villa floor plan at Detached Villas at Ravenel here.

Get In Touch

For more information, contact:

Raquel Vice: 618.978.0519

Cindy Veliz: 618.791.6333

Visit the official Detached Villas at Ravenel website here for additional details.

Discover Modern Living: The Drew at Natalie Estates, Waterloo, IL

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The Drew


Unveiling The Drew: A Contemporary Retreat

Available to build, “The Drew” by D&F Home Builders redefines contemporary living. With 1873 square feet of space, it’s a compact version of the beloved Riley layout, promising both luxury and convenience.

Versatile Spaces: Your Personal Sanctuary

Upon entry, a flexible space greets you, ready to transform into your ideal room—be it an office, den, or dining area. This adaptability ensures your space caters to your specific needs, offering unparalleled versatility.

Inviting Ambiance: Living, Dining, and More

Moving forward, the living room becomes your sanctuary. A warm gas fireplace adds a touch of elegance, while the kitchen, with its island, seamlessly connects to the dining area. Sunlight streams through patio doors, creating an inviting atmosphere for family gatherings and socializing with friends.

Masterful Design: Your Private Oasis

“The Drew” is designed for comfort. The master bedroom boasts a spacious walk-in closet for ample storage. The connected master bath features a double bowl vanity, enhancing your daily routine. The split bedroom plan guarantees both privacy and tranquility.

Virtual Tour: Explore The Drew Online

Eager to explore “The Drew” before seeing it in person? Embark on a virtual tour of this splendid home by clicking here.

Get In Touch: Your Dream Home Awaits

For more information or to schedule a viewing, please contact:

Raquel Vice: 618.978.0519

Cindy Veliz: 618.791.6333

Discover Natalie Estates, Waterloo, IL

Explore other modern living spaces at Natalie Estates by visiting the official website here.

Embrace contemporary living at Natalie Estates with “The Drew” as your new home. Comfort, style, and convenience await you in this modern masterpiece.


Unveiling The Berkley by Quantum Homes Inc: Your Future Home


Step into the future of homeownership with The Berkley by Quantum Homes Inc. Offered in the esteemed Natalie Estates of Waterloo, IL, this floor plan redefines open-concept living. A fusion of space and sophistication but it’s more than a home – it’s an opportunity to craft your dream lifestyle.

Crafting Dreams at Natalie Estates

Imagine life in Natalie Estates, where The Berkley can make your dreams a reality. Featuring 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths within its 2,000 square feet, as a result, this home seamlessly blends modernity and comfort.

Elevating Everyday Living

Quantum Homes Inc. thrives on the details. As you enter, the inviting foyer boasts hardwood flooring, a prelude to the granite-adorned kitchen. In the living area, a gas fireplace framed with marble and wood or customize as you like, to set the scene for memorable gatherings.

The bathrooms offer a touch of sophistication with cultured marble vanity tops and adult-height vanities. The Master Suite is a retreat, featuring a spacious walk-in closet and a master bathroom equipped with a double bowl vanity, tub, and separate shower.

Collaborating for Your Vision

Your dream home awaits, and Quantum Homes Inc. is ready to collaborate. Personalize your home-building journey with a consultation led by Cindy and Raquel and your vision will guide every detail, ensuring that The Berkley is the perfect fit.

Discover the possibilities and visualize your future in Natalie Estates. Visit our Natalie Estates Facebook Page here. Your future home is within reach.