Briarwood offers homebuyers affordable semi-custom homes in Southwest Bakersfield. With shopping, schools and parks nearby, Briarwood has all the amenities you desire at prices you’ll love. Enjoy 1,610-2,100 square feet of quality craftsmanship with the ability to modify floor plans to suite your taste. Available styles options at Briarwood include Farmhouse, Spanish and Contemporary. John Balfanz Homes has been doing it for over 30 years, and we’re just getting started.