Live The Dream With Charter Homes!

Buckingham shores

Ranch plans on the lake with mainfloor living and walkout lower levels in this lock-and-leave highly desirable location.

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Custom Homes

Lots available for your customized dreamhouse! Trust Charter Homes development team with the 50+ years of expertise.

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The Finished Process Photos

All Charter Homes properties focus on providing homes and communities with a quality of life guarantee built-in.

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Who We Are

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  • 20+ Years of experience
  • Homes in inventory or fully custom
  • Golf Course Living with views!
  • Just minutes from the best of Colorado
  • Live the dream in Northern Colorado


  • John Baxter and Charter Homes has our highest recommendation for exceptional home building. Their integrity is impeccable and their expertise and creativity is beyond exceptional.  The quality of the home they build is a credit to their dedication to detail.


  • Moving to a totally new area, finding a contractor is a challenge.  Along with our architect, we interviewed several contractors.  We made the right choice in selecting John Baxter and Charter Homes.  John was always on the job and came through with solutions when they were needed.  We are quite happy with our home.


  • Our experience purchasing a home from John Baxter and Charter Homes was nothing short of top notch. John’s expertise in his field; attention to detail, quality of the workmanship and professionalism made for an exceptional purchase experience. Our few check list repair items were handled professionally and quickly. We love our new home and would recommend without hesitation, Charter Homes.


The Process

The Layout
Bring your own home plan? We can also assist with designing your dream. The first step is creating a list of functional areas. We will then determine the square footage necessary to accomplish those requests. This takes in the lotsize, building code, and any other consideration

The Finish
The floorplan and layout are completed and your ready to discuss the finish of the house. This includes anything from carpet and color selections right up to deciding on tub-showers in lieu of regular showers. Dreams don’t always fit construction realities, but with 50+ combined years of construction experience if you can dream it we can solve it!

Cost and Logistics
Architectural fees, adjust a floor plan or design a new house, you decide. 2-6 weeks. Considerations for the land use and submitting a plan for approval. 2 weeks. With an approved plan Charter Homes prepares a preliminary budget. 2 weeks. Based on the preliminary budget, sign contracts subject to final approved budget, if custom design a structural engineering plan is developed. 2 weeks. Vendor visits for specific finishes (floor covering, countertops, wall tile, etc.) lighting, cabinets, (kitchen design, etc.), appliances, plumbing fixtures, fireplaces, sound systems, low voltage wiring, etc..8weeks. Final budget Acceptance and construction starts 8months. Total time frame roughly 1 year, might be done faster if required.