BGD&C Custom Homes
Founded in 1979, BGD&C is a full-service DESIGN/BUILD firm specializing in completely bespoke homes within the Lincoln Park and Gold Coast neighborhoods. With over three decades of architectural design and construction expertise in both new and renovated residential properties, BGD&C has earned a reputation for exceptional quality and unparalleled service. Headquartered in the iconic John Hancock Building, BGD&C is a distinctly Chicago company attuned to the desires and expectations of clients in this city. Each project offers the opportunity to create a special, elevated custom home that is as singular and remarkable as its client. As stewards of craftsmanship, BGD&C is proud to produce homes with precision and passion. BGD&C distinguishes itself from other homebuilders and developers by presenting a completely integrated experience—from initial concept to the last finished detail. BGD&C’s method of managing both the design and build phases allows complete coordination of the project and provides substantial benefits to clients. Budgets and timelines are adhered to; communication is always open. Clients are regarded as partners in this process, and the team of experts translates their unique wishes into beautiful spaces for living. To achieve a truly customized result, every detail is carefully weighed and every option vigilantly considered. BGD&C believes in timeless, elegant design. A home is much more than a layout and furnishings, and so the company’s commitment to executing the finest residences includes understanding client lifestyles, personal needs and finding the ideal union of function and enduring aesthetics. Known for their meticulous attention to detail and high standards for construction, BGD&C transforms ideas, plans and specifications into action. The complicated process of building custom homes is expertly managed at all stages, ensuring an exquisite finished product that surpasses expectations. Being local gives BGD&C a unique perspective on design and urban living. The company’s principals live in the same neighborhoods as their clients, and those roots lend insider insight especially when crafting homes for Chicago families. Parents with young children, couples seeking their own special place all look to the firm for a custom residence with that signature touch. Merging originality and exclusivity with superior craftsmanship, BGD&C creates homes for family tradition and lasting memories.