Build Your Dream Custom Urban Lake Home

Get away from it all while still feeling totally at home!  Enjoy all the benefits of lake living without leaving the city.  Love the idea of a lake home, but don’t want to spend time commuting?  An Urban Lake Home is the perfect choice.  Our Urban Lake Homes incorporate the best of urban and lake living.  With expert advice and planning, Zawadski Homes designs and builds homes that make the most of lakeside living with the conveniences of living in an urban environment.

Located in and around the Twin Cities, our Urban Lake Homes are designed to take maximum advantage of the lake while also creating a luxurious interior spaces to relax with your family and entertain friends.  Our custom home designs utilize cutting edge window and door technologies to make the most of the lot, creating spectacular views from as many rooms as possible, not just the common areas.  The addition of terraces, decks and walk-out basements are great ways to increase views.  Generous outdoor entertaining spaces are crafted to capture the spirit of a lake retreat that you can enjoy all year round.  Covered porches, screened porches, outdoor kitchens, patios, outdoor fireplaces and outdoor dining areas all serve to connect you with the outdoors.

There are a number of unique functional aspects to incorporate when designing and building a lake home.  Paying attention to details like storage for boats and water toys, bathroom access, mudroom or wet-area access, shower area for rinsing before entering the house, walkway/path to lake, outdoor lighting and ease of maintenance emphasize the distinctive nature of the home while allowing it to be user friendly.  Easy access to the lake is critical to a well-designed urban lake home; we give careful thought to how you’ll access the lake from your home based on the activities that you and your family enjoy.  Our goal is to create a customized home, designed with conveniences specific to your lifestyle, to create a carefree urban lake living experience.

Building a lake home presents its own set of challenges.  With decades of experience in building exceptional urban lake homes, we know how to handle any issues that may arise. Zawadski Homes will guide you through the building process ensuring that everything from the technical aspects and structural integrity to the aesthetic considerations have been addressed for building on the water.  View our design gallery or contact us to learn about our extensive portfolio of Urban Lake Homes.

While others are spending time commuting North to their lake home, you’ll be spending more time at the lake with your custom-built Urban Lake Home.

Let us help you build your dream urban lake home

What does urban lake living mean to you? What does your dream home look like?  Share your vision with us and we’ll collaborate with you to bring that dream to life.  Zawadski Homes has been bringing dreams to life for almost half a century.  We look forward to helping you build your urban lake home.

Contact us today to start building your urban lake home.

Thank you to Zawadski Homes for creating a beautiful and inviting home, with stunning views, that our family will enjoy for generations to come!