HOUSTON--(Grand View Builders, projects continued success in 2013 as an industry leader. Grand View Builders currently serves the Houston, San Antonio, Austin and Fort Worth markets and their business proves to strengthen year-over-year. They are expanding their portfolio in the New Year through a new sub-company, GVB Custom Homes, and a new Design Center.)--According to Forbes Magazine, the Chief Economists at Trulia (real estate website) named the Houston, San Antonio, Austin and Fort Worth markets as the first, fourth, fifth and ninth (respectively) “healthiest housing markets” for 2013. With a 52% increase in revenue from 2011, management at Texas-based homebuilder,
“This year has been one of the most successful years for us, and a lot of that success has been driven from our Build On Your Lot program, which we are excited to expand upon”
Throughout the past year, Grand View Builders’ 14-person sales team sold 161 properties, far exceeding their 136 sales in 2011. The first quarter of 2012 saw a 30% increase in home sales compared to their 2011 first quarter sales. Throughout the year, Grand View Builders helped 25 families move into their dream homes through their Build On Your Lot initiative. Currently, more than 20 percent of Grand View Builders’ home sales this year are from the Build On Your Lot program.
Grand View Builders was recognized by the Greater Houston Builders Association and awarded the 2012 PRISM Award for “Houston’s Best Custom Home Elevation Under $400,000” for their Stewarts Forest Model. This model was also an award finalist in 2012 for “Houston’s Best Custom Home Design Under $400,000.” The PRISM Awards is an annual event that honors and supports companies in the Houston homebuilding industry and distinguishes their successes with awards. The awards represent the highest caliber in homebuilding.
In 2013, the owner of Grand View Builders is proud to unveil the launch of their newest company, GVB Custom Homes, LLC. GVB Custom Homes is launched as a direct result of the overwhelming success of Grand View Builders’ Build On Your Lot program. The company was created to provide the expected value and customer care of Grand View Builders, while for buyers that wish to build on their own property. GVB Custom Homes allows for customers to build any GVB Custom Homes home design or even their own blueprint, creating their dream home on their own lot. GVB Custom Homes will provide services in the Houston, Dallas, Ft. Worth, Austin and San Antonio areas.
“This year has been one of the most successful years for us, and a lot of that success has been driven from our Build On Your Lot program, which we are excited to expand upon,” said Ron Martin, Vice President of Operations for both Grand View Builders and GVB Custom Homes. “I am extremely proud of the Grand View Builders team, who have set the bar very high for 2013, and anticipate an even stronger year.”
Always looking for opportunities to continue to provide their customers the homes of their dreams, Grand View Builders/GVB Custom Homes is also excited to launch their new Design Center, a showroom located at 15625 Vickery Drive, Suite 100, Houston, Texas 77032 that will allow prospective homebuyers the opportunity to see several available in-home options as part of the various Grand View Builders series and GVB Custom Homes. Potential homeowners can walk through the Design Center as if it is their own house to get the full experience of seeing and touching features and materials they can choose for their home.
Since 2009, Grand View Builders' executives and sales team have closed almost 500 houses for over $80 million dollars. Grand View Builders President, Marc Jungers expressed his high expectations for 2013 as well, stating: “It is amazing to see the progress we have made since 2009. 2012 was a record year and we will use that success to keep the momentum going this next year!”
About Grand View Builders
Grand View Builders was established in 2009 to offer affordable, custom homes with appealing exterior architectural style and interior beauty with a range of floor plans to match any lifestyle. Known for impeccable quality, attention to detail and unmatched dedication to every project, Grand View Builders offers their customers an opportunity to achieve the American dream – owning their own home.