For over 30 years, Live Oak Construction has been building custom homes in the Coastal Bend area that range in price from $50,000 to over $2 million. The company’s in-house design and build team requires consistent quality control over every phase of construction to ensure that its high standards are met. At Live Oak Construction, designing and building a great kitchen begins with finding out what the customers’ individual needs are, and then fulfilling them to well beyond what they
For the last several years, Newcastle Homes has won the most awards in the company’s specific homes’ category in the local Parade of Homes competitions—including, almost always, the award for “Best Kitchen.” John Pope, owner of Newcastle Homes, takes pride in focusing not only on building stunning award-winning kitchens, but also on how they function, specifically (1) for the owners’ needs, and (2) how the kitchen will interact with the rest of the home. It is easy to see why a Newcastle Homes’ kitchen is definitely the heart of the home.
Home building has historically been considered to be a male-dominated industry. While this is still true today, in recent years, the ranks of women in construction have increased dramatically across the nation. Today, even in predominantly male-owned building companies, women hold key positions of power with decision-making roles that impact the entire organization’s future. Women are stepping up.