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New Homes in North Carolina.  JL Builders is a home builder serving Asheville, NC and the surrounding area.  We’ve been helping people design and build their dream homes in North Carolina for  many years and we’ve got a following of happy homeowners who’ve trusted us with the roof over their head.  We don’t take that commitment lightly!

Building your new home in NC is the best way to get a house that will meet you and your families needs for many years to come .

Designing and building a new home, your dream home is going to be an adventure and when you work with JL Builders we aim to make it a highlight of your life, an experience you’ll always remember fondly.  It’s how we’ve managed to be in business for so long, we build the homes that our customers want right down to the little details.  There really is nothing quite as exciting as having the freedom to dream up and build your own home.

Your new built home will likely be one of (if not THE) largest purchase you’ll ever make in your life.  JL Builders offers you the peace of mind knowing that you’re dealing with a local business who specializes in constructing new homes for NC families that will help maximize your property and get the most value per square foot.

We don’t just work with residents of North Carolina, but people all over the world who may wish to come and settle here.  Over the years we’ve done several “long distance” construction projects and it’s allowed us to really streamline our management processes so we could make the process as painless as possible for our customers.  Clear communication and expectations make a world of difference in how efficiently we can manage your construction project.

We really couldn’t possibly list everything you’re going to need to know about building a new home on our website, but we can definitely come out to your potential building site or property and have a look with you and offer up our expertise and advice.  This helps you get a rough idea of the scope of the project and if we move into the proposal phase a very clear idea on time and costs.

Some New Homes We’ve Built in North Carolina

Why Work With JL Builders?

Property Acquisition
JL Builders constructs custom homes on your property. Building in the North Carolina mountains takes special consideration; including your builder during site acquisition can provide savings during the build out by considering how to work with the land. Home placement for solar gain, construction access and function are integral parts of successful home planning. JL Builders’ Process was created to streamline the custom home building process and educate the home owner about what to expect throughout the construction process.

Design Architect Plans
Let an architect create the home of your dreams. From the very beginning, include every detail of your morning coffee view to the kitchen work-flow or even the water retention for your gardens. JL Builders working relationship with a number of AIA certified architects across western North Carolina facilitates easy cooperation to complete your project from design, material acquisition, budget and the construction process.


You bring a set of house plans and we customize them to your needs. Your attention to the details after the structure has been designed offer a home with your name all over it.

Contracts are drawn to provide the scope of work to be completed at an agreed upon price. Contracts may be fixed price contracts or cost plus; building costs plus a fixed markup for the builder’s expense and profit.

JL Builders has ongoing relationships with local mortgage lenders and will be happy to provide those contacts concerning your lending options. Our relationships and experience with construction loans is another advantage of choosing JL Builders for your home building process.

Apply for a Building Permit
JL Builders holds NC Building license #71721 and follows all local and state building codes. Obtaining a new construction building permit requires a set of blueprints and all required engineer information. Building inspections performed by the state or county are requested by the general contractor at predetermined stages of the building process. JL Builders is in good standing with all local officials and would be happy to get you in touch with the inspectors for references.

From Foundation to Final Inspection.  JL Builders can provide you with the seamless custom home building experience you’re looking for.