Are you seeking a lifestyle with minimal upkeep and luxurious amenities? Now is your chance to embrace an extraordinary living experience backed with 50 years of quality homebuilding.

Introducing The Element at Mill Creek, an exciting new 55+ Active Adult community in Annapolis, surrounded by lush greenery and just a short ten-minute drive from the historic downtown area. Indulge in top-notch amenities, such as pickleball courts, a cutting-edge fitness center, a sports simulator, multiple indoor and outdoor social areas, and a dog park, all within easy reach of everything the area has to offer, including the beautiful four-seasons Sandy Point State Park.


The Element features an array of spacious, luxuriously appointed 1, 2 and 3-bedroom units in elevator buildings that offer available garage parking and personal storage. Enjoy a variety of different floorplan layouts, designed with lifestyle necessities in mind!

Annapolis is a charming city rich in history, vibrant culture, and numerous amenities. From quaint shops and restaurants to cultural attractions like the U.S. Naval Academy and historic landmarks, experience ideal and easy access to everything the city has to offer.

By living in close proximity to your neighbors, find ease in curating lasting friendships, social connections, and a supportive network of neighbors who share common interests and experiences. In addition, amenities such as a fitness center, walking trails and gathering spaces help to promote an active and fulfilling lifestyle.

Living at a 55+ condominium community means services such as lawn care, landscaping and exterior maintenance are handled by the condominium association, allowing new homeowners to enjoy a hassle-free lifestyle without the burden of home maintenance tasks.

The area surrounding the Element at Mill Creek provides picturesque surroundings, with lush greenery, serene landscapes, such as nearby Severn River and Sandy Point State Park. Living in this area provides residents with a peaceful and tranquil environment, perfect for relaxation and enjoyment of nature.

The Christopher Companies Celebrates 50 Years of Excellence in Home Building!

As The Christopher Companies commemorates their 50th anniversary milestone this year, the renowned home builder proudly continues their legacy of excellence, steadfastly embracing the principle of “quality by design” in every aspect of the homebuilding journey. Since their establishment by Frederick Kober in February of 1974, The Christopher Companies has consistently been a trailblazer in crafting high-quality, environmentally-conscious, handcrafted new homes throughout Virginia, Maryland, and Sussex County, Delaware.

A Legacy of Excellence:

For half a century, The Christopher Companies has epitomized quality homebuilding by embracing pillars of professionalism, integrity, family values, innovative design and uncompromising quality. Over the years, the company has achieved numerous significant milestones:

  • Constructing nearly 7,000 homes across 3 states and over 10 cities.
  • The company boasts an average employee tenure of 7 years, with a quarter of current staff members having served for a decade or more.
  • Expanding from just 7 employees in 1993 to nearly 50 in 2024.
  • Establishing The Christopher Cares Foundation, its charitable branch, in March 2023.
  • Proudly counting 4 NVBIA (Northern Virginia Building Industry Association) Past Presidents, a Former ULI Chairman (Fred Kober), and a HBAV (Home
  • Builders Association of Virginia) Past President and Hall of Fame inductee among its ranks.
  • Receiving close to 50 homebuilding awards since 1983.

Building Homes, Creating Families:

“At The Christopher Companies, we regard our clients as part of our extended family. We recognize that buying a home is a significant investment, and our dedication to excellence extends beyond construction to crafting an experience that is seamless and stress-free,” remarked John Regan, President of The Christopher Companies and NVBIA Fairfax-Alexandria-Arlington Chapter President.

Inspired Designs and Satisfied Homeowners:

The company’s portfolio showcases inspired designs, blending modern aesthetics with timeless allure. Homeowners consistently express satisfaction through glowing testimonials, highlighting the company’s meticulous attention to detail, personalized service, and commitment to delivering homes of unparalleled value.

“Purchasing a home from the Christopher Companies has been a life changing experience for me and my family,” says Lorton, VA homeowner, “Everyone I have worked with at the Christopher Companies has been awesome. My new home is awesome! They are truly an elite group.”

Looking Forward:

As The Christopher Companies commemorates 50 years of success, they extend gratitude to their clients, partners, and the communities they’ve been privileged to serve. Looking ahead, the company remains steadfast in its commitment to pushing the boundaries of home building, embracing innovation, and continuing to build homes that stand as a testament to their unwavering commitment to excellence.

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About The Christopher Companies:

At The Christopher Companies, unwavering dedication to homebuilding excellence and homeowner satisfaction has been the norm since 1974. With 50 years of experience serving nearly 7,000 homeowners, the company has emerged as one of the strongest independent homebuilders and developers in Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Sussex County, Delaware. The Christopher Companies’ dedication to integrity, family, and quality permeates every facet of the homebuilding process. Strategically selecting convenient, naturally beautiful locations, they enable their homeowners and customers to live without compromise. Their diverse portfolio includes single-family homes, townhomes, residential condominiums, apartments, and mixed-use properties. Even as they continue to grow, The Christopher Companies remain a small, local firm committed to their community and their neighbors.