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Bridges of Rivermist
DeKalb, IL

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Welcome to Bridges of Rivermist

New Homes in DeKalb, Illinois

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Sat – Wed:
10am – 6pm
Thurs & Fri:
By Appointment

Single Family Semi-Custom Homes

Community Unit #428 School District

The Bridges of Rivermist Advantage

Ranch and Two-Story Homes
3-5 Bedrooms  |  2-2.5 Bathrooms  |  1,873-3,000+ Sq. Ft.
Open Floorplans
Full Basements Included
Customizable Options

Bridges of Rivermist, offers beautiful new homes in Dekalb, Illinois on a 240-acre residential community of exquisite island neighborhoods. This beautiful and popular neighborhood is located off of North First Street, between Bethany and Rich Roads. Minutes from the shopping, dining and entertainment areas of downtown DeKalb. Unique access to a wide variety of outdoor recreation including parks, forest preserves, hiking, trails, golf and more. 

DeKalb is home to Northern Illinois University, the second largest university in the state of Illinois. Feel at ease knowing your children have access to school district #428 while living and growing in the gorgeous Bridges of Rivermist community.

Our available lots are located in “Neighborhood Four”  and are selling out fast. With a variety of floorplans to choose from, you’re sure to find the perfect fit for you and your family. Special features of this exquisite community include a covered bridge entry, elementary school and community park, as well as various retention ponds throughout the community.

Visit today and see for yourself why Bridges of Rivermist is the ideal place for your family to call home.


Gwendolyn Brooks Elementary
Pre-Kindergarten – 5

Clinton Rosette Middle School
Grades 6 – 8

DeKalb High School
Grades 9 – 12

St. Mary’s Private School
Pre-Kindergarten – 8

Hello and Welcome!

My names Mark, I look forward to helping you build the home of your dreams. In the meantime, if you have any questions I would be happy to answer them for you or will gladly set up a time to meet in person to see our homes first hand. 

In Their Words

Silverthorne Homebuilders was a great experience during our home build process. Jim & his entire team were always there to answer questions during the build process! We appreciate the Silverthorne team going out of their way by making the house accessible to see progress during the build process.

Additionally, the post closing support has been tremendous as well! Josh & the Silverthorne team goes above and beyond expectations for post closing/warranty support. Silverthorne makes sure their customers are happy with their homes and if there is any concern(s), its taken care of professionally & promptly. Thank you for the experience!”

Mark C.


Located a short drive from downtown DeKalb, Bridges of Rivermist is a well established neighborhood with a lot to offer. 

With only a select few lots remaining, Bridges of Rivermist is a prime location for new homes in DeKalb, Illinois. Perfect for any family looking to live and grow in the DeKalb area.

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Due to various community and city rules and regulations, some communities are restricted to certain floor plans. 

The Ashbury

The Ashbury

1,873 Sq. Ft. • 3 Bed • 2 Bath
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The Bettendorf - Farmhouse

The Bettendorf – Farmhouse

2,009 Sq. Ft. • 3 Bed • 2 Bath
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The Carter

The Carter

1,902 Sq.Ft. • 3 Bed • 2 Bath
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The Craftsman

The Craftsman

2,502 Sq.Ft. • 4 Bed • 2.5 Baath
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The Haven 2.0

The Haven 2.0

2,416 Sq. Ft. • 4 Bed • 2.5 Bath
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The Williamson

The Williamson

2,972 Sq. Ft • 5 Bed • 2.5 Bath
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Give us a call or send over an email and we’ll be happy to help!