Ryland Homes is proud to introduce its nationally recognized new home designs to Northwest Indiana. Homebuyers in the area will soon be able to see firsthand all that Ryland Homes has to offer through two incredible new home communities in Crown Point, Indiana - Edgewater and SummerTree.

Edgewater is surrounded by beautifully open farmland in the Crown Point School Corporation, and offers a distinctive selection of nine single-family home designs with both 3- and 4-bedroom options, as well as five townhome floorplans, with convenient access to Interstate 65, the Indiana Toll-Road, the I-94 expressway, Route 30, Route 53, and Route 231. Homeowners will also love being close to the South Shore Rail Line, a traffic-free option for commuting into the city of Chicago. In addition to the unbeatable location, Edgewater offers an abundance of open space, including a community park. New homes at Edgewater are priced from the $130's.

SummerTree Estates is also located in the Crown Point School Corporation and conveniently within close reach of everything Crown Point has to offer. Overlooking the pristine SummerTree Golf Course, the community is surrounded by natural scenery, and offers convenient access to commuter routes and the South Shore Rail Line. Homebuyers can choose from seven floorplans, offering 3- and 4-bedroom ranch and two-story homes. New homes at SummerTree are priced from the $250's.

Each new Ryland home is built with the environment in mind. Ryland's HouseWorks ® program ensures the use of energy-efficient materials and features like low-E window, high efficiency furnaces, low VOC paint and more, meaning lower energy consumption. With HouseWorks ®, a new Ryland home works to preserve the environment, conserve energy and provide more comfort. Ryland's thoughtful planning of neighborhoods and efficiently designed homes help save on monthly utility bills and the earth's resources.

Since 1967, Ryland Homes has been committed to building high quality, energy-efficient new homes. Today, rooted in its national strength, local focus and unwavering commitment to the customer, Ryland proudly builds in 17 states across the country. For more information about Ryland Homes visit www.Ryland.com.

For further information on the all-new Ryland homes in Northwest Indiana, contact Diane Morrison, National Vice President of Sales & Marketing, at dmorriso@ryland.com.

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