274 Lents, OR Home Builders

What’s the most important step in building a new home from the ground up? Many people would say it’s choosing the right builder. A home building project is a huge and multifaceted undertaking, so it’s important to find a Oregon builder you can trust to bring your vision to life and keep the process under control from start to finish. Although a construction job is never without surprises and unexpected challenges, a builder who’s a good fit for your project and personality will make these far easier to handle than a builder with whom you don’t see eye to eye. More 
Portland, OR, US 97213
5 miles from Lents
Portland Development Group is a residential real estate development company located in Portland, Oregon. Our main focus is on complete restorations of older homes located in... Read More 
MCMINNVILLE, OR, US 97128
37 miles from Lents
The Fusion of Old World Charm with Modern Technology. Our unique construction process is-- Dream. Build. Thrive. Dream.--Use your Houzz account to create an ideabook that... Read More 
Lake Oswego, OR, US 97035
9 miles from Lents
Stone Bridge Homes NW is a Pacific Northwest award-winning home builder with over 10 communities in the Portland Metro Area and throughout Oregon and Clark County Washington. Read More 
Vancouver, WA, US 98685
18 miles from Lents
Fazzolari is a true custom home builder and remodeling contractor - where no two projects are the same. I work one on one with my clients to bring them the highest quality of... Read More 
Portland, OR, US 97227
8 miles from Lents
Cooper Design Builders is based in Portland OR. Fueled by a passion to do the most creative and complete design possible, we are designers who build. OR CCB #77239 WA License... Read More 
Lake Oswego, US 97035
9 miles from Lents
I am a Custom Home Builder and Remodel professional focused on personalized attention and client advocacy. My love of the art and act of creation was inherent at a very young age... Read More 
Ridgecrest Homes (503) 246-8808
Sherwood, OR, US 97140
17 miles from Lents
We’re a family-owned-and-operated custom home contractor that has been building & remodeling homes in the Portland Metro area since 1983. Our philosophy is simple – provide our... Read More 
Portland, OR, US 97213
5 miles from Lents
Columbia Redevelopment is a Portland, OR based company that purchases residential property in the greater Oregon and SW Washington region. Our all cash, “as-is”, no fee purchases... Read More 
Vancouver, WA, US 98695
12 miles from Lents
We have been constructing superior homes in the Portland/Vancouver area since 1981. We pride ourselves in fine custom homes and the amiable relationships we have built with... Read More 
Renaissance Homes (888) 529-0509
Lake Oswego, OR, US 97034
8 miles from Lents
Award winning custom homebuilder with a history of building fine homes and exceptional neighborhoods. We are proud to be a Portland, Oregon based home builder since 1984. With... Read More 
Woodland, WA, US 98674
32 miles from Lents
The Chilton name has stood for quality, service and a job well done for several decades. Beginning with a family owned logging company, to property development, to home building,... Read More 
M.E.L. Construction LLC (503) 819-1145
Portland, OR, US 97206
1 mile from Lents
A third-generation builder, Michael Lahti founded M.E.L. Construction in 1990, and has carried the family business into the 21st century. The Lahti name has been associated with... Read More 
Haggart Luxury Homes (503) 654-2030
Lake Oswego, US 97035
9 miles from Lents
Custom Homes and Renovations Read More 
Marnella Homes (503) 654-6642
Milwaukie, OR, US 97267
6 miles from Lents
We are a residential home builder specializing in energy efficient healthy homes. I invite you to walk through a Marnella home and experience something fresh and new. The quality... Read More 
H. Hudson Homes (503) 233-9443
Portland, OR, US 97219
7 miles from Lents
H. Hudson Homes is an Oregon home builder that specializes in modern residential homebuilding with a focus on infill projects, both single-family and multifamily. We take a... Read More 
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What Does a Luxury Home Builder Do?


For builders who also act as developers, the job starts well before the first nail is driven. They perform Lents, OR market research to determine whether the prospective homesites make sense in the Lents, OR market, and survey the land on which the home will be built to make sure it is suitable for construction. They also obtain the necessary permits.

A good builder has skills that go far beyond construction — he or she must supervise subcontractors and artisans; keep tabs on Lents, OR zoning regulations, building codes and other legalities; inspect work for problems along the way; and perform dozens of other roles that are essential in building a quality home. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of home builders: Interior Designers & Decorators, Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers, Architects & Designers, Kitchen & Bath Designers, Specialty Contractors.

Builders are responsible for ensuring that the home building project sticks as closely as possible to the specified timetable, particularly in the event of change orders. Custom home builders also need interpersonal skills to deal with clients of all types, soothe frazzled nerves, negotiate conflicts and resolve problems.

Questions to ask a prospective home builder:


  • How long have you been in the business?
  • How many projects like mine have you completed?
  • Who will be working on the project?
  • Are the workers employees or subcontractors?
  • Can you provide me with references?
  • May I see a current jobsite?
  • Can you give me the addresses of some homes you have built?
  • Are you and your employees licensed and insured?
  • What license(s) do you have?
  • What other training and affiliations do you have?
  • How do you charge, and what does that include?
  • Can you give me a written estimate?
  • What do your services include?
  • How will I be charged for parts and materials?
  • When can your job get done?
  • What is your policy for change orders?
  • What happens when the cost exceeds the budget? What about changes to materials or labor pricing?
  • What will I need to provide?
  • Are there any important considerations or concerns you foresee with this project?

Find custom home builders, luxury home builders and modular home builders on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to Lents, OR new home builders. You can also look through Lents, OR photos to find a home you like, then contact the builder who worked on it. You can find more home builders in Portland, Vancouver, Gresham, Beaverton and Aloha.
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