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The NEWLOOK Advantage

NEWLOOK’s core values of personalized service, professional care throughout the process and commitment to delivering a superior product has developed over our 30+ years of business.  Because of NEWLOOK’s unique combination of in house experience, from acquisition, design, and finally execution, our clients receive complete expertise in every aspect of their project.  From custom single family homes to large scale commercial projects, NEWLOOK is driven by a modern construction aesthetic, yet rooted in the values of a family business.  Architects, Brokers, Project Managers, and Seasoned Tradesmen fuse design and field experience to bring artistry and intelligence to every project.



As a family owned business, NEWLOOK truly has passion and dedication to challenge the status quo of design while never compromising the quality or integrity of a project.  NEWLOOK personally commits to our clients’ vision; exploring creative form, balance, and function, while simultaneously managing budgets.  To achieve this, NEWLOOK often continues to engineer new means / methods and reinvent or repurpose uses of existing products or processes, culminating with a customized finished product that will inspire our clients.

Experience the NEWLOOK Difference

Featured Projects

Design | Build & Restoration
1000 Vernon Avenue - Winnetka

This home represents one of our proudest achievements in restoration and renovation.  What was valued as a tear down by brokers and other contractors,…

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Glencoe Craftsman
950 Skokie Ridge - Glencoe
  • Price$1,695,000
  • Beds6
  • Baths4.1
  • Sq Feet4,647
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    Glencoe Prairie Style
    1178 Carol Lane - Glencoe
  • Price$1,395,000
  • Beds5
  • Baths4.1
  • Sq Feet4,300
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    Glencoe English Manor
    330 Brookside Lane - Glencoe
  • Price$1,699,000
  • Beds5
  • Baths4.1
  • Sq Feet4,764
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    241 Fairview Road - Glencoe
    241 Fairview Road - Glencoe
  • Price$2,300,000
  • Beds7
  • Baths5.1
  • Sq Feet5275
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    North Shore's Custom Home Builders

    Clients rely on NEWLOOK for custom homebuilding, remodeling, and brokerage, which, for years, have raised the bar along the North Shore and throughout Chicago.   Our custom homes offer functional design with high end finishes that consistently exceed expectations.   NEWLOOK’s renovations and remodel team combine design and brokerage experience, leading a client to a balance of investment return while providing an exceptional custom product at each home.

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    North Shore's Custom Home Builders

    NEWLOOK’s leadership possesses years of experience throughout commercial real estate - from high-rise multifamily, hospitality, retail, institutional and office, our group has executed design | build, construction management, and brokerage across Chicago and throughout the country.  As a result, NEWLOOK’s sophisticated approach of blending our experience and personal care makes our commercial team uniquely qualified to service all of your commercial real estate needs.  Committed to doing your project right, NEWLOOK’s seasoned staff is reliable and accountable; beginning with acquisitions and designs through building completion and sales, our team provides personal answers to your needs at every turn.

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    NEWLOOK News

    40 Under 40

    Principal and Director, Michael Freiburger recognized on Professional Builder Magazine's 40 Under 40 List. Professional Builder editors chose the winners from more than 150 nominations this year, illustrating the depth of talent among this collection of future, and present, industry leaders. Each member of the Class of 2018 is profiled in the March issue of the magazine and online at ProBuilder.com.

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    Residential - Winnetka

    Michael, Dale and the entire team were a pleasure to work with.  They were very professional, showed up on time, completed the project on time and were always available to answer questions/provide updates. …

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    Residential - Glencoe

    In our thirty years living in our 100+ year old home, we have done significant work with three different contractors and two architects. NEWLOOK has been by far the most skilled and professional of all.…

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