New York 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 home builder. Constructing a new house is a huge and multifaceted undertaking, so it’s important to find custom home builders in New York 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 New York home builder who’s a good fit for your specific project will make these far easier to handle. More
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BEST of HOUZZ: RANKED #1 in WARREN, NJ Custom Home Builder and Luxury Home Remodeling Earning 5 STAR REVIEWS... Read More
  • Click to Call(732) 289-9333
  • Warren, NJ, 07059, 50 projects in New York Metro
Ocean County's Specialized Home Builders Since 1980
We provide cost effective solutions while ensuring high quality workmanship. Nonetheless, our mission is to...
  • Click to Call(732) 537-8280
  • 17 projects in the New York Metro area
Locations in New Canaan, CT, Bridgehampton, NY, Saddle River, NJ and New York, NY. For more than six decades,... Read More
  • Click to Call(203) 349-8126
  • NEW CANAAN, CT, 06840, 42 projects in New York Metro
Fairfield County's Sustainable Custom Home Builders
At Berkshire Wilton Partners we are passionate about the art of building. We collaborate with the finest...
RS|MANNINO ARCHITECTURE + CONSTRUCTION builds on our diverse professional and construction backgrounds to provide... Read More
  • Click to Call(347) 848-1609
  • Rutherford, NJ, 07070, 27 projects in New York Metro
Union County's Full Service Home Builder Specializing in Custom Homes
We are a custom home builder providing The Best Value in Custom Home construction. We offer fully custom stick...
  • Click to Call(908) 517-3540
  • 7 projects in the New York Metro area
Since 1983 the CMM team has been building homes in Monmouth and Ocean County. Over the years we have built a... Read More
  • Click to Call(848) 233-4144
  • Wall Township, NJ, 07719, 13 projects in New York Metro
New Jersey's Professional General Contracting Firm Best of Houzz
Architect Kevin M. Martin has been involved in the growing trend of modular construction in Northern New Jersey...
  • Click to Call(201) 394-3934
  • 18 projects in the New York Metro area
Karp Associates is an award-winning Fairfield County, CT building firm with over 30 years experience and an... Read More
  • Click to Call(203) 487-5919
  • New Canaan, CT, 06840, 47 projects in New York Metro
East End's Top Rated Home Builder & Remodeler Best of Houzz 2014 -2017
We have been building and remodeling homes on the east end of Long Island for over 30 years. We are known for our...
  • Click to Call(631) 657-2249
  • 1 project in the New York Metro area
Debcan Construction specializes in all phases of residential general contracting. We offer start-to-finish GC and... Read More
  • Click to Call(732) 262-1933
  • Westfield, NJ, 07091, 40 projects in New York Metro
Bergen County's Preferred General Contractors Best of Houzz 2016-2017
We differentiate ourselves from other companies by exhibiting professionalism from our fleet of licensed &...
  • Click to Call(201) 355-5407
  • 9 projects in the New York Metro area
Local Professional Hometown Builder Best of Houzz 2015 & 2016
Working with a company that you can trust is important, especially when it comes to your home. Anthony James's...
  • Click to Call(908) 233-2225
  • 55 projects in the New York Metro area
I am Evan Topilow, custom home builder and real estate developer in Westfield New Jersey, specializing in new... Read More
  • Click to Call(908) 301-6035
  • Westfield, NJ, 07090, 18 projects in New York Metro
Nassau's Innovative Home Remodeling and Building Firm - Best of Houzz
BNL Construction Corp. specializes in the building of new homes, both residential & commercial, as well as the...
  • Click to Call(516) 714-4331
  • 6 projects in the New York Metro area
Fairfield County Full Service Design Build Firm
CSG is considered one of the top residential construction companies in the area and specializes in residential...
  • Click to Call(203) 571-4793
  • 9 projects in the New York Metro area
2016 Builder of the Year Winner! - Home Builders and Remodelers Association. DeRosa Builders, is a luxury home... Read More
  • Click to Call(203) 769-1804
  • Greenwich, CT, 06902, 20 projects in New York Metro
New Jersey's Award-Winning Custom Design & Renovation Company
Far Hills Design Build is the renovation, remodeling and addition division of TJC Companies. Our team believes...
Fairfield County's Client Focused Home Builders
Building a home is a highly individual undertaking. I firmly believe it deserves the proper attention along the...
  • Click to Call(203) 408-6081
  • 10 projects in the New York Metro area
Prestige Custom Building & Construction, Inc. is a full-service general contracting and construction management... Read More
  • Click to Call(516) 688-3580
  • New York City, NY, 11577, 11 projects in New York Metro
Bergen County's Experienced Home Builder
Since our inception we have completed innumerable projects both large and small. In working with local architects...
Northern New Jersey Award Winning Home Builder
For 35 years, we have had the pleasure of building & remodeling countless properties, turning ordinary houses...
  • Click to Call(973) 878-0358
  • 14 projects in the New York Metro area
SIR Development is one of the leading luxury home builders in Fairfield County. Our award-winning team of... Read More
  • Click to Call(203) 227-6616
  • Westport, CT, 06880, 18 projects in New York Metro
Monmouth County's Top Custom Homes, Modular Homes and Remodeling Firm
Our mission is to provide customers with the most ethical & professional services in the building and...
  • Click to Call(732) 573-4707
  • 10 projects in the New York Metro area
At Domus Constructors, LLC, we are committed to maintaining the highest standards of integrity and quality... Read More
  • Click to Call(203) 479-9474
  • Greens Farms, CT, 06838, 13 projects in New York Metro
The Hampton's Trusted Home Builder & Design-Build Firm
When you choose us to build your new home or renovate your existing home, you are guaranteed my personal...
  • Click to Call(631) 336-2832
  • 16 projects in the New York Metro area
At RTH Building Company, we understand that we're not just building your house - we're building your home. This... Read More
  • Click to Call(973) 783-7117
  • Montclair, NJ, 13 projects in New York Metro
Essex County's Top Performing Home Remodeling Firm
Heritage Homes has been bringing custom home design to residents of Northern and Central New Jersey for over 25...
  • Click to Call(908) 505-6108
  • 8 projects in the New York Metro area
For 38 years, the Vanco Construction reputation of quality, skill, service, and craftsmanship has been tailored... Read More
  • Click to Call(973) 273-4104
  • Livingston, NJ, 07039, 17 projects in New York Metro
Fairfield County Lumber & Building Supplies - The Builder's Choice
For over 90 years, Fairfield & Westchester county architects & builders have trusted Interstate + Lakeland Lumber...
By the National Association of Home Builders of The United States at the 2010 Annual National Home Builders... Read More
  • Click to Call(315) 524-7890
  • Ontario, NY, 14519, 18 projects in New York Metro
North Nassau County's Reliable Custom Home Builders
Paul Laruccia has built or renovated over 85 homes on the Gold Coast of Long Island. With a traditional quality...
  • Click to Call(516) 219-9554
  • 3 projects in the New York Metro area
My name is Kevin Coyle, and I’ve been building homes for over 25 years. Not houses. Homes! A house is just... Read More
  • Click to Call(203) 408-6081
  • Newtown, CT, 10 projects in New York Metro
Ocean County's Custom Built Homes
We build turn-key custom stick built or modular homes on your existing property or property of your choice....
  • Click to Call(732) 607-4097
  • 34 projects in the New York Metro area
Featured Reviews for Home Builders in New York
Distinctive Domain
Home Builders in New York
"One of the best companies to deal with in the area. In my over 30 years of dealing with builders and subs in the construction field, I would rate them among the top few. In fact if I was going to build myself a new home or make a addition they would be among my top choices."
- NJ Estates Real Estate Group/ Weichert
Home Builders in New York
"I always look forward to my photography assignments with Hobbs Inc. Weather it be a New York City apartment or a suburban new construction project, I can be certain that the quality of Hobbs' workmanship will be of the highest caliber."
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RS | MANNINO Architecture + Construction
Home Builders in New York
"Rosario was professional, knowledgeable, responsive and a pleasure to work with. He was always quick to return an email or phone call. He will certainly be the first person I reach out to on my next project."
- spcallanan2002
CMM Custom Homes
Home Builders in New York
"My husband and I had very high expectations when we went searching for a home builder. We knew that finding the very best company would entail equal doses of technical prowess and empathy. We found both at CMM Construction in Avon-by-the-Sea, NJ. After evaluating the quality and beauty of their work, we challenged them to bring our new home to a breathtaking status. They understood exactly what we meant and never let us down as we advanced our project. They have made this often frustrating journey for many people taking on this task such a pleasant and memorable one for us. And yes, people passing by never fail to stop us to talk about its WOW factor. We couldn"t have asked for more."
- Janet Obzut
Karp Associates Inc.
Home Builders in New York
"Karp Associates saved our beautiful renovation. our old builder inferior work, lack of transparency put us in a troubled situation Arnold Karp and team came in and were incredible they are highly skilled builders, who work with complete transparency and the end result - a beautiful renovation I should mention there backup service after the job was completed has been exceptional I couldn't speak more highly of Karp Associates Chris & Kimberly Clarke"
- cclarkepuregrowth
Debcan Construction
Home Builders in New York
"When I first visited the incredible homes built by Debcan Construction, I could see that excellence and knowledge of first class, state-of-the art new home construction was evident in every phase of their building process. As an interior designer, I admire what they bring to the table for their clients. The finishing touches, both exterior and interior, including the most beautiful moldings, ceiling treatments, and floorplan layouts are truly awe inspiring and I cannot wait to see the next home they will build for their very lucky clients!"
- M. A. Smith, Ltd.
Topilow Development
Home Builders in New York
"Evan is an absolute pleasure to work with. He takes great pride in his job and is completely committed from onset to finish. The end result is a true reflection of his passion for the craft. He makes sure he uses the best teams for the allocated job, and has keen sense of how to manage and coordinate all sides, seamlessly. He listened, put up with my endless requests and suggestions, worked attentively and methodically, gave us a basement that we will cherish for a long time to come. He made it appear like our basement was the only project he was working on, (which certainly wasn't the case)- always there and always ready. Of course we'll use his services again, its a no-brainer!"
- deshacreative
DeRosa Builders LLC
Home Builders in New York
"As a real estate broker in town I've worked closely with Anthony and seen first hand is excellent workmanship, responsiveness, and professionalism. When I have a question or client that needs anything done pertaining to a home he is the man we call! He's incredibly knowledgable and savvy in his industry. He's up to date with the greatest and latest yet respectfully stays within the clients budget. I can't recommend him highly enough. If you own a home you need Anthony!!"
- Lindsay Clauss Sheehy
Prestige Custom Building & Construction, Inc.
Home Builders in New York
"'As an interior designer with over 20 years of experience doing many multi-million dollar construction and renovation projects, I hired Prestige Custom Building & Construction, Inc. a few years ago to renovate my 1,900 square-foot loft in Long Island City. I had a very positive experience working with Lior, the president of the company. Comparing to other construction companies that I have dealt with in the past, I would put Prestige in the top rank. These are the observations from my experience working with Prestige that sets them above and beyond: • They were very resourceful and helpful during the entire project. Lior spoke his mind, shared ideas from his past experience and made valuable suggestions • They were reliable and dependable by making sure that the workers were on site as scheduled and cleaned up before they left each day • They were very fair and flexible when change orders were required • They were very client oriented as they listened and went out of their way to accommodate my needs • They took pride in their workmanship and did whatever it took to make it look perfect Trini Lam"
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SIR Development
Home Builders in New York
"SIR Development purchased some wine racks from us for a project and were great to work with. They knew exactly what they wanted. Their head of design, Shawna, is a professional and courteous. We definitely look forward to working with them on future projects"
- WineRacks
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What do new home builders do?

For 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 New York 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 New York 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 New York 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 New York:

  • 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?

Find custom home builders in New York on Houzz. Narrow your search in the Professionals section of the website to New York home builders. You can also look through New York photos to find a house you like, then contact the builder who worked on it. You can find more home builders in New York, Manhattan, Kenmore, West Amherst and West Seneca.
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