John Pope Newcastle Homes Founded: 2006 Price Range: From $250’s to 1.5 Million Areas Served: Corpus Christi Bay Side; Padre Island; Port Aransas Construction Type: Residential Newcastle Homes is an elite custom builder with a reputation for building environmentally friendly homes with remarkably impressive Energy Rating Index scores—a testament to their superior energy efficiency performance.
Jose S. Vielma Santiago Homes Founded: 1988 Price Range: From $230’s Areas Served: Coastal Bend Area Construction Type: Residential and Commercial Santiago Homes is known for building unique custom homes that express a homebuyer’s individual tastes and lifestyle. What sets this company apart is its commitment to fine craftsmanship, ensuring true quality in the construction
There isn’t one contractor who will say their home is not energy efficient. Every builder will say his or her home is energy efficient—but compared to what? The following is a guide for homebuyers to help them identify whether or not the home they are planning to buy is—or will be built—as a high-performance energy
Meet the companies that stepped up to a leadership role in the construction of high-performance homes in the Coastal Bend of South Texas. Their craftsmanship is superior to minimum code-built homes, with excellent long-term benefits for homebuyers. This special issue of the Coastal Bend New Homes Guide features two outstanding builders who, during the past