When searching for new construction or even move in ready homes, the city of Chesapeake has an abundance to offer. In reference to land area, Chesapeake is the second-largest city in the Commonwealth of Virginia, which also ranks it the 17th-largest city in the United States. Chesapeake is home to a few urban areas and many square miles of protected farmland, forests and wetlands, which includes a substantial portion of the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge. Being a vastly diverse city, this area perfectly suits all of your needs for a new home in Chesapeake. If the environment alone doesn’t hold your interests, the added convenience of nearby interstates, bridges and tunnels allows easy access to adjacent cities such as Norfolk, Portsmouth, Suffolk and Virginia Beach. Spending the weekend on your boat enjoying the major waterways with your family, or taking a scenic walk through one of the recreational parks with your favorite furry friend are just a few of the activities you will enjoy after finding your new home for sale in Chesapeake. Take a look at the new build communities below, and let our expert Realtors and custom home builders in Chesapeake exceed your expectations!