Find a new home for the next phase of your life. Meritus Homes builds ranch and 2-story homes in the west and northwest suburbs. Everyone deserves the opportunity to realize their dream. For many, that dream is to buy a new home. After years with the nation's largest homebuilder, Brian and Karen Brunhofers dream was to create Meritus Homes - a company focused on making homebuilding an enjoyable experience again. With our proven experience and personal commitment, you can be confident Meritus Homes will build the quality new home your family deserves.