• Michael Bennett Homes is an exclusive custom-home designer and builder working in Chicago’s most esteemed neighborhoods including the Gold Coast and Lincoln Park as well as some of the most exclusive addresses throughout the North Shore and suburbs.
  • Regarded as one of the city’s finest architectural and construction firms, Michael Bennett Homes is the only one that can proudly say we design what we build and build what we design. Our talented team of award-winning architects, designers and project development managers fully immerse themselves in every aspect of every project we undertake.
  • Whether it’s an acre and a half of unsettled countryside or a standard 25 x 125 foot city lot, Michael Bennett Homes can design and build your vision from the ground up. Our unique, all-inclusive custom home building process is a departure from the traditional home building experience. Our completely packaged customized homes include architectural plans, permits, complete design, finishes and fixtures—all priced start to finish at a set baseline price.


  • Designing and building a custom home is a complex endeavor that requires a careful balance of form and function, not to mention orchestrating dozens of tradesmen. Michael Bennett Homes has developed S.T.A.R.T.™ a proven proprietary system that streamlines the process significantly.


  • Imagine your dream home coming together smoothly, effortlessly on your part with no surprises from your builder. It’s possible with our exclusive S.T.A.R.T.™ process. S.T.A.R.T.™ the System To Assure Resources and Timing has refined the building process to as near a science as possible. This unique process allows us to turn your vision into reality, from financing to architecture and permits through full construction and even the interior design of your finished home.
  • Michael Bennett Homes takes ownership of every detail of the project, from overseeing dozens of tradesmen to dealing with zoning issues and more. Throughout our years of experience, we have encountered every possible building challenge you can imagine. This valuable experience allows Michael Bennett Homes to assure a seamless integration of planning and execution for you.