Lake Oswego, OR Home Builders

What’s the most important step in building a new house from the ground up? Many people would say it’s choosing the right Lake Oswego home builder. Constructing a new house is a huge and multifaceted undertaking, so it’s important to find custom home builders in Lake Oswego, OR you can trust to bring your vision to life, as well as keep the process under control from start to finish. Although a construction job is never without surprises and challenges, a Lake Oswego, OR home builder who’s a good fit for your specific project will make these far easier to handle. More
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Award winning homebuilder with a history of building exceptional homes in Portland's finest neighborhoods. We... Read More
Clackamas County & Lake Oswego's Premier Home Builder & Renovations
Stoneridge Custom Development, LLC has been building luxury custom homes with unparalleled quality and...
  • Click to Call(503) 741-2672
  • 26 projects in the Lake Oswego area
I am a Custom Home Builder and Remodel professional focused on personalized attention and client advocacy. My... Read More
Clackamas County's Custom Home Builders | 5x Best of Houzz!
At BC Custom Construction Inc., we build custom Oregon homes with the highest level of quality, value and service...
  • Click to Call(503) 831-9494
  • 27 projects in the Lake Oswego area
We're a custom home construction company that prides itself on quality craftsmanship that results in high-end... Read More
  • Click to Call(503) 516-1682
  • 6 miles from Lake Oswego, 4 projects in Lake Oswego
Clackamas County's Team of Highly Skilled Custom Builders & Remodelers
As Oregon natives with over 25 years of experience building custom homes and executing distinctive renovations,...
With 25+ years of experience in Portland, COOPER Design Builders is passionate about helping people live better... Read More
  • Click to Call(503) 282-0545
  • 8 miles from Lake Oswego, 1 project in Lake Oswego
Portland's Award-Winning Luxury Home Builder | Best of Houzz 2015-2018
Inside every house we’ve ever built lives a family calling it home. And for us, no other feeling of satisfaction...
  • Click to Call(503) 379-9528
  • 10 projects in the Lake Oswego area
Legacy Built dba Generous Homes Inc With over 17 years experience building homes and communities throughout... Read More
Clackamas County's Innovative Custom Home Builder
Stone Bridge Homes NW is a Pacific Northwest award-winning home builder with over 10 communities in the Portland...
Skreen Construction Inc is a full-service custom home builder located in Portland, Oregon. Brad Skreen, President... Read More
Clackamas County's Preferred Custom Home Builder
Our mission is to utilize the custom home building process to invest in the future of our communities. We aim to...
  • Click to Call(541) 418-4296
  • 13 projects in the Lake Oswego area
Buckingham Resources LTD. is a nationally acclaimed builder specializing in custom homes, second homes, and... Read More
  • Click to Call(503) 936-1326
  • 12 miles from Lake Oswego, 1 project in Lake Oswego
Lake Oswego Custom Home Builder & GC | Best of Houzz 4 Years In A Row
Custom home builder and whole home remodeler, specializing in one of a kind collaborations. We're focused on...
Matthew & Cheri are a husband and wife Builder + Designer team building in Southwest Washington for the past two... Read More
Clackamas County's Premier Home Builders
We bring you the personal touch of a family business combined with the professionalism and expertise of a large...
Cascade West Development, Inc. is the leading custom home builder in the Portland Metro and Greater Vancouver... Read More
Clackamas County Premier Home Builder Best Of Houzz 2012, 2013, 2014
High quality new homes and remodeling with an emphasis on artful execution and the best in customer service.
  • Click to Call(503) 822-6678
  • 15 projects in the Lake Oswego area
Since 1983 Ridgecrest Homes has been the custom home builder that clients refer to as one of the most sought... Read More
  • Click to Call(503) 246-8808
  • 11 miles from Lake Oswego, 3 projects in Lake Oswego
Clackamas County's Preferred Home Builder
Paradise Homes aims to make your dream a reality. With an expert in the field of custom homes, Dennis comes with...
Best of Houzz 2015, 2016 & 2017 Winner!! Best of Clark County Hall of Fame and Vancouver Business Journal Best... Read More
Evergreen Homes was founded in 2008 on the belief that thoughtful design, value and comfort are more important to... Read More
Our Homes are simply a cut above. Kingston Homes provides full service custom design and consultation for your... Read More
Evergreen Homes grew out of a burning desire to build thoughtfully designed homes that are a true pleasure to own... Read More
For over 25 years, Dave Myllymaki has been a part of the building industry in Clark County, Washington. He has... Read More
Featured Reviews for Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
Renaissance Homes
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"Amazing homes with cutting edge design. Hoping all that will continue and add cost value while maintaining unique one of a kind luxury looks"
- marydelucco
J.A. Hand Construction, Inc.
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"Jeff Hand has remodeled two bathrooms and a front porch for me, and supervised the construction of a concrete staircase. Jeff is a master craftsman, does immaculate carpentry, and he is a perfectionist. He is completely transparent about costs and timing, knowledgeable about all aspects of construction, and highly skilled in dealing with subcontractors and material suppliers. I've relied on Jeff for both design and execution. His solutions are practical and elegant. Examples: putting a washer and dryer under a long countertop in a narrow bathroom and making it work both visually and functionally; designing and building (from scratch, and in the pouring rain) a new front porch that gives character to an otherwise dull Victorian. In every case his eye for design is ruled by proper building technique. He pays equal attention to the overall scheme and the smallest detail. I give him the highest recommendation."
- turnerm
Cowan Construction
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"Cowan Construction built our custom home in 2012-13 with the attention to quality and detail that made the project a great success. Mike Cowan has been building custom homes for over ten years. He stays current with new products, designs, and skills. He listened well and represented our interests to make sure we were happy with the outcome. We love our new home and enjoyed working with Mike through the entire process."
- sandygrubb
COOPER Design Builders
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"Cooper Design Builders completed a beautiful and timely remodel of our home in 2012. We couldn't be more pleased with the results. The Cooper Design Builders team is professional and respectful and they have fantastic relationships with their top quality Sub-contractors. Thanks for helping us create the house of our dreams. Michael (Forest Heights, Portland)"
- mwannell
Legacy Built
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"We were first time home buyers and met Phillip when he had already framed the home. We were nervous committing so early in the project but Phillip arranged for us to tour homes he had recently built so we could see examples of the quality we could expect. After several meetings with him we took the plunge. There were no surprises along the way. During the final phases of construction it was apparent he had a great relationship with his subs and was well respected. Phillip and his team stood behind the build 100% during the warranty period. Would not hesitate to buy another home built by Phillip if we ever move."
- Jeff Duman
Skreen Construction, Inc.
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"Brad Skreen did renovations of three bathrooms and one laundry room for us. They weren't total tear-outs and rebuilds, and Brad was easy to work with in meeting our needs and budgets. What little work we weren't totally satisfied with was quickly corrected. In fact, Brad noticed some defects in work that we hadn't seen and had them corrected. He did a good job in ordering tile (not overbuying), guiding us to suppliers and hiring high quality workmen. He was onsite once or twice almost every day work was being done. When a tub was chipped during demolition, he took care of the repair out of his pocket. I wouldn't say his price was cheap, but it seemed entirely reasonable. Some months after the bathroom work, no problems have cropped up."
- wildunlap
Buckingham Resources LTD
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"Great people to work with, Buckingham Resources Ltd. is reliable, courteous,and creative. In the construction field for over 20 years, they have the experience and knowledge to handle any size building project."
- ideas4me2day
Soaring Eagle Homes
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"Matt and Cheri were great to work with from the beginning. After sitting down with them to discuss what we wanted, Cheri ran with it and we couldn't be more happy with the results. They kept us informed of where they were at with progress and they kept to their timelines. We would highly recommend them to help you with your dream home."
- Craig and Annie Sumpter
Cascade West Development
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"Ron was an absolute pleasure to work with, a very professional and knowledgeable team. Able to answer questions quickly, and kept in consistent contact. Barry Le Grange Panoramic Doors"
- Panoramic Doors
Ridgecrest Homes
Home Builders in Lake Oswego, OR
"I highly recommend Ridgecrest Homes for both renovations and new construction. Karl and his staff have a tremendous amount of integrity, care and concern for every last detail from start to finish. The completed job was finished on time, on budget and with a high degree of quality. We just love the results and would definitely hire Ridgecrest homes for any work in the future."
- shjor
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What do new home builders do?


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

A good custom home builder in Lake Oswego, OR has skills that go far beyond construction — he or she must supervise subcontractors and artisans; keep tabs on local 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 house. Here are some related professionals and vendors to complement the work of home builders: Interior Designers & Decorators, Landscape Architects & Landscape Designers, Architects & Building Designers, Kitchen & Bath Designers, Specialty Contractors.

House 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 and luxury home builders in Lake Oswego, OR also need interpersonal skills to deal with clients of all types, soothe frazzled nerves, negotiate conflicts and resolve problems.

Questions to ask a prospective custom home builder in Lake Oswego, OR:


  • How long have you been in the home building 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 houses 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?

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