1,259 North Star, DE 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 Delaware 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 
Chadds Ford, PA, US 19317
10 miles from North Star
Scott Porter began his career in 1998, bringing his passion for architectural design and craftsmanship to life in the renovation of many historic properties throughout Wilmington... Read More 
Lutherville, MD, US 21093
50 miles from North Star
Goodier Baker Homes is the premier homebuilder in the Baltimore-Washington DC metropolitan area. Our focus is on providing an outstanding customer experience and a quality... Read More 
Guidi Homes (215) 641-9280
Blue Bell, PA, US 19422
36 miles from North Star
Guidi Homes strives to stand alone as the premier builder of the finest quality, uniquely customized homes in all construction categories entered by satisfying the most discerning... Read More 
Harleysville, PA, US 19438
40 miles from North Star
Providing answers to the million dollar question: should I build my dream house now to take advantage of record low mortgage rates and construction costs or, should I refinance... Read More 
Lancaster, PA, US 17601
39 miles from North Star
44 Communities Exactly Where You Want To Be. Keystone Custom Homes is Central Pennsylvania's leading home builder and is one of the Top 100 Builders in the nation. Read More 
Devon, PA, US 19333
26 miles from North Star
Spire Builders takes pride in constructing quality custom homes. Every detail of the building process is carefully thought out and installed by a team of dedicated craftsmen.... Read More 
Edgemont, PA, US 19028
21 miles from North Star
Custom Home Builder and Remodeler, General Contractor Read More 
Devon, PA, US 19333
26 miles from North Star
Semerjian Builders and Mark Semerjian is a second generation Custom Builder in Philadelphia's Main Line (Wayne, Devon, Berwyn, St. David, Villanova, Gladwyne, Malvern, Bryn Mawr,... Read More 
Berwyn, PA, US 19312
25 miles from North Star
David Semerjian Builders has been the Philadelphia Main Line's premier builder for over 22 years. We build custom homes and additions that have been specifically designed by our... Read More 
US 19067
50 miles from North Star
CUSTOM HOME BUILDERS AND GENERAL CONTRACTORS Read More 
Malvern, PA, US 19355
23 miles from North Star
Stan Barry, a 3rd generation builder has worked in the area for over 30 years. Our company prides itself on excellent customer service and building long lasting relationships with... Read More 
Ivyland, PA, US 18974
46 miles from North Star
Since 1997 Barley Construction Group has been striving to build the highest quality custom homes and commercial properties. A commitment to excellence has delivered homes with the... Read More 
Chester Springs, PA, US 19425
24 miles from North Star
Griffiths Construction, Inc. is a team of highly qualified and experienced craftspeople who specialize in building fine architectural residences. We pride ourselves on executing... Read More 
New Hope, PA, US 18938
50 miles from North Star
Now in our fourth generation as a family business, at Worthington Custom Builder we build custom-crafted, extraordinarily detailed, and fine-finished new homes, renovations,... Read More 
Wayne, PA, US 19087
27 miles from North Star
Custom home builder Philadelphia Main Line and surrounding suburbs in Chester, Delaware and Montgomery Counties. 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 North Star, DE market research to determine whether the prospective homesites make sense in the North Star, DE 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 North Star, DE 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 North Star, DE new home builders. You can also look through North Star, DE photos to find a home you like, then contact the builder who worked on it. You can find more home builders in Wilmington, Newark, West Chester, Elkton and Brookside.
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