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  • 19107 Caney Creek Mills elevation

    New Custom Home Coming to Towne Lake

    Jamestown Estate Homes will soon start construction on a new custom home in Towne Lake.  Located at 19107 Caney Creek Mills, this new custom home coming to Towne Lake features a front porch off the dining room and a covered balcony above.  Jamestown’s new construction home will have 5481 square feet, with 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths and a split 3 … Continue reading

  • Happy homeowner letter

    Another Oak Forest Happy Homeowner

    At Jamestown Estate Homes, our greatest achievement is building outstanding homes for delighted homeowners. This letter comes to us from happy homeowners in Oak Forest. “Soon it will be a year since we bought our home from Jamestown Estate Homes and it has been an enormously rewarding experience.  The house was completely built when we first visited it, but we … Continue reading

  • 9307 Fox Bend

    Model Home Now Open in Sienna

    Jamestown Estate Homes is excited to announce our model home is now open in Sienna!  Located at 9307 Fox Bend Lane, our latest design boasts Santa Barbara-style, with 5808 square feet spread out on a 14,500 square foot lot. With a downstairs game room and a spacious outdoor living space, this home is perfect for modern families who love to … Continue reading

  • 9227 Fox Bend

    New One Story Home in Sienna

    Jamestown Estate Homes is building a new one-story home in the gated neighborhood Fox Bend within Sienna.  This exclusive enclave has only 15 homesites, typically 100′ wide by 140′ deep. Along with the generous lot size, established trees offer homeowners privacy, peace and tranquility. Our newest design in Sienna is a transitional style one-story home, with a stucco exterior and … Continue reading

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    Just Completed Home in Garden Oaks

    Take a virtual tour of Jamestown Estate Home’s newly completed home in Garden Oaks. 1078 Gardenia Drive, a brand new home in Garden Oaks, was just completed and is ready for move in. This urban farmhouse style home has a reverse entry staircase, and an open concept great room and kitchen.  Enjoy garden views from the dining room at the … Continue reading

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    New One-Story Home in Willowcreek Ranch

    Jamestown Estate Homes just made our first sale in Willowcreek Ranch in Tomball. We will soon start another new one-story home in Willowcreek Ranch. Continue reading

  • 10223 E Rio Grande elevation

    Towne Lake Homebuilder

    Jamestown Estate Homes, a top custom homebuilder in Towne Lake, now has a one-of-a-kind completed home in the gated section, Water’s Edge. Continue reading

  • Happy Homeowners

    Another Happy Homeowner in Oak Forest

    At Jamestown Estate Homes, our greatest achievement is building outstanding homes for delighted homeowners. We recently received a Happy Homeowner letter from Meredith and Jeff, who built a new home with us in Oak Forest. “Jamestown Estate Homes (JEH) just completed construction on our dream home in Oak Forest. We stumbled upon a JEH open house in mid-February 2019 and … Continue reading

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    Heights Open House this Sunday

    This Sunday January 5th, Jamestown Estate Homes will hold an open house at our new model in the Heights! Located at 612 E. 24th Street in Sunset Heights, this new construction home has 4445 square feet with 4 to 5 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, and a 3 car garage. The open house will take place in the Heights this Sunday from … Continue reading

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    2019 at Jamestown Estate Homes

    2019 has been a fantastic year for Jamestown Estate Homes! We have settled into our custom-built office in The Heights at 16th and Durham. We also recently purchased the lot next door to our office, where we will build a new design and selection center in 2020. Continue reading

  • Houston Heights New Homes

    As a leading homebuilder in the Heights, Jamestown Estate Homes’ newest model home is nearing completion. Located at 612 E 24th Street, this new construction is a treasure box full of exemplary features and details. Continue reading

  • Oak Forest new home

    Oak Forest New Home

    Jamestown Estate Homes started construction on a new home in Oak Forest. On Friday, we will pour the foundation in this “in-town” neighborhood in Houston. Continue reading

  • One Story Home Construction is on the Rise

    From the NAHB: Two-story homes are still more popular among homebuilders than one-story homes, but that gap is shrinking. According to newly released analysis by the National Association of Home Builders, the share of new homes with two or more stories fell from 55% in 2017 to 53% in 2018. The share of new homes with one story grew from 45% … Continue reading

  • 11326 Surrey Oaks Lane elevation

    Your Backyard Oasis Awaits in Piney Point

    For a limited time, Jamestown Estate Homes is offering a sparkling pool when you buy our home located at 11326 Surrey Oaks Lane. With the pool, this beautiful backyard will truly be an oasis in Piney Point! Continue reading

  • New Homes in The Heights

    The Heights is one of Houston’s oldest and most popular neighborhoods.  From trendy restaurants and shops to miles of walking trails, the Heights offers a tranquil setting with close proximity to downtown.  Jamestown Estate Homes has been busy building new homes in this iconic Houston neighborhood!  612 E. 24th Street, Houston Heights Our first home in the Heights is located … Continue reading

  • 9307 Fox Bend Lane rendering

    Now Reserving Lots in Sienna

    Jamestown Estate Homes has new homesites available in Sienna, and we are now accepting lot reservations. Located in a new custom home enclave of the Fox Bend neighborhood, this section contains only 15 estate sized lots, typically 100’ wide by 150’ feet deep. Continue reading

  • New Construction in Garden Oaks

    Form boards have been set at our new home in Garden Oaks! 1078 Gardenia Drive is located in a quiet enclave within Garden Oaks, with easy access to major roads while not being on a through street. Continue reading

  • Jamestown Exterior Featured on Houzz

    Jamestown Estate Homes has once again received recognition on This time, we are excited to have the fifth most-saved exterior photo uploaded to Houzz Continue reading

  • Jamestown Kitchen Featured on Houzz featured one of Jamestown Estate Homes’ kitchens as part of the website’s most saved new kitchens for the second quarter of 2019. Continue reading

  • Jamestown to Build in Sienna

    Jamestown Estate Homes has signed on to be the exclusive builder in a new custom home section of Sienna Plantation. Located within the Fox Bend neighborhood in Sienna, this exclusive enclave will consist of fifteen stunning 100’ wide homesites. Continue reading

  • Star Awards Finalists Announced

    The 2019 Star Awards finalists have been announced, and Jamestown Estate Homes is proud to be recognized in three categories. Presented by the Texas Association of Builders, the Star Awards 2019 celebrates the best in home building Continue reading

  • New Home in Towne Lake

    Today we are beginning construction on our newest home in Towne Lake. Located at 10223 E Rio Grande River, this home is located in the gated community Water’s Edge. Continue reading

  • Houston Business Journal Ranks Home Builders

    Today, the Houston Business Journal posted their list of the 2019 largest Houston-area custom home builders. The list is ranked by 2018 custom home gross sales volume. Jamestown Estate Homes ranked #3 in Houston, with $8.45 million in gross sales. Continue reading

  • Oak Forest New Custom Home

    Our newest custom home to near completion is 1236 Thornton Road. Located in Oak Forest, this farmhouse style custom home has 3714 square feet with 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths. Continue reading

  • Custom Homes in Towne Lake

    Jamestown Estate Homes is pleased to announce that we will soon start building custom homes in Towne Lake.  Towne Lake, an award-winning master planned community in Northwest Houston, is dubbed “A community connected by water”.  With a 300 acre lake, it has the largest private lake in the Houston area. Water’s Edge at Towne Lake Water’s Edge at Towne Lake … Continue reading

  • What are Farmhouse Style Homes?

    With farmhouse style sweeping Houston and the nation, many people wonder, “What are farmhouse style homes?”  Farmhouse style started from real life houses built on farms, so it is both practical and efficient. Made popular by Chip and Joanna Gaines TV show “Fixer Upper”, the farmhouse trend is hot in Houston. Farmhouse style is essentially a modern take on shabby … Continue reading

  • Piney Point Farmhouse Inspired Home

    New Home Listing in Piney Point

    Jamestown Estate Homes recently listed a new custom home for sale in Piney Point. Located at 11326 Surrey Oaks Lane, this home offers the best of city living in the heart of the Memorial Villages. Continue reading

  • Custom Home Nearing Completion in Memorial

    Jamestown Estate Homes is putting the finishing touches on 11615 Windy Lane.  This French-country inspired custom home is located in Bunker Hill Village in Memorial.   Upon entering the custom home through the 9’ tall iron front door, you’re greeted with beautiful details.  For example, the study’s cathedral ceiling is a showstopper with its substantial floating beams.  Exceptional features abound, including … Continue reading

  • New Home Listing in Oak Forest!

    Jamestown Estate Homes will soon commence construction on an urban farmhouse design at 1227 Cheshire Lane, zoned to Oak Forest Elementary School in Houston, Texas. This floor plan features 5 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, and a two car garage with an additional storage/workshop space. The first floor’s guest bathroom can also serve as a pool bath, with direct access to the … Continue reading

  • New Home Photography in Hedwig Village

    Yesterday we photographed one of our latest completed homes in Memorial’s Hedwig Village.  This gorgeous custom home has clean lines and an open living concept, with a warm and inviting feel. The homeowners wanted to create a “spa paradise” bathroom in the master suite, as well as to create a teenage hangout space that would be out of the parent’s … Continue reading

  • Oak Forest Lots Available Now!

    Oak Forest lots are now available Great news, Oak Forest lots are available! The house of your dreams can become a reality on one of these fantastic lots. However, the lot is not the only thing that is for sale. When you buy a lot from Jamestown Estate Homes a talented and dedicated staff is included in your purchase. These … Continue reading

  • We Had an Interview With Swamplot!

    We had the opportunity to chat with local Real Estate website Swamplot about the people of Jamestown Estate Homes. You can read the full text of the article below and see it in its original form here. “Jamestown Estate Homes is a luxury custom homebuilder that’s been serving Houston since 2010. Founder Greg Hawes’s first building in Bunker Hill Village was … Continue reading

  • 11926 Broken Bough | Bunker Hill Village | Available Custom Home

    Jamestown Estate Homes has started a relationship with local real estate website Swamplot. After being fans of the website for years, we decided to try out a sponsorship relationship.  Our first post is about our custom home that’s currently available for immediate move-in Bunker Hill Village.  You can read the text of the post below or read the full article … Continue reading

  • Piney Point Custom Home Almost Ready

    11323 Surrey Oaks is almost ready for move-in!  This French-Chateau inspired custom home was designed by Todd Rice and features 4-5 bedrooms, 5.5 baths, an oversized 2 car garage, and it includes an elevator.  The home is 5,058 square feet on a lot that is 9,366 square feet in the heart of Memorial’s Piney Point Village. The kitchen features a Thermador appliance … Continue reading

  • Custom Home Available in Bunker Hill Village

    We’re proud to announce the completion of our custom home at 11926 Broken Bough! This home is located in the heart of Memorial in Bunker Hill Village (walking distance from Bunker Hill Elementary).  The home was designed by Todd Rice, and it feature a stunning Spanish Colonial exterior with a tile roof. The home is 6,657 square foot living, and it … Continue reading

  • Oak Forest Craftsmen-Style Home Project Photos

    The photo above shows the master bedroom of a custom home that we built in Oak Forest last year.  The exterior of the home is the Craftsmen style, which is quite popular in the neighborhood, and the interior is very-on trend transitional.  For more project photos click here.

  • Oak Forest Custom Home Available Now!

    We have a completed luxury home available and ready for move-in in Oak Forest!  This custom home is located at 1626 Libbey, and you can come check it out as we’re having an open house this weekend!  For details and to view more photos click here.

  • Happy Homeowner in Bunker Hill Village

    At Jamestown Estate Homes, the greatest accolades we hope to receive are notes from happy homeowners.  Today, we received another one of those, and we couldn’t be more proud.  Here’s what one of our clients had to say: “Greg, Just though I’d write you a note to say now the family and I are well ensconced in our new home, … Continue reading

  • Photos from Luxury Charleston-Style Home in the Woodlands

    We had the pleasure of working with Connie Anderson Photography to shoot two of our projects from 2014, and we’re quite proud to show them off. The first project we’ll share is a Charleston Style home we built in East Shore of the Woodlands. For more project photos click here. 

  • Our First Closing in Bunker Hill Village!

    We’re delighted to wrap up 2014 with our first closing in Bunker Hill Village!  Below is a photo of the incredible luxury home that we were able to close yesterday.  We had a wonderful experience working with buyers that are new to Houston, and we think that they will love their new home for years to come.  Our president, Greg … Continue reading

  • Merry Christmas from Jamestown Estate Homes!

    Above is the picture that we used for Jamestown Estate Homes 2014 Christmas cards!  With all of the hard work we put in every day building luxury custom homes for our wonderful buyers, I thought that it would be fun for us all to get together in tacky Christmas sweaters for this year’s card.  We’re grateful for the prosperity we’ve … Continue reading

  • Jamestown Estate Homes Wins Texas and Houston Custom Building Awards

    Jamestown Estate Homes has had a wonderful 2014 so far!  In July, we were honored to win Texas Star Awards for Best Project Manager and Best Custom Master Bathroom! The STAR awards are presented by the Texas Association of Builders and include entries from across Texas. In October we were honored to win several Houston’s Best PRISM awards for Best … Continue reading

  • Two New Lots in Piney Point Village!

    Jamestown Estate Homes is excited to announce that we’ve purchased two new lots in Piney Point Village!  Our first lot purchased as a company was in this village, and our president Greg Hawes is also a resident.  Our two lots are both on Surrey Oaks Ln, and they’re quite unique in that they’re both right around 9,000 square feet; while, … Continue reading

  • Another Custom Home Project Underway in Oak Forest!

    The slab is poured, and we’re about to start framing a new custom home at 1626 Libbey Dr. in Oak Forest! This home is available for purchase, and most selections can be changed per the buyer’s taste.  For more information click here.

  • Jamestown Has 19 Finalists for the Star Awards

    The finalists for the 2014 Star awards were announced Tuesday, and Jamestown Estate Homes has nineteen finalists in eighteen categories (the most for any Houston home builder).  The Star awards are put on each year by the Texas Association of Builders to recognize the outstanding achievements of individuals and companies in the home building industry.  We are honored to be … Continue reading

  • Custom Home Under Construction in Bunker Hill Village!

    The frame is almost complete for Jamestown Estate Home’s project at 11934 Broken Bough.  This home (depicted in the artist rendition to the right) is located in the Memorial Villages and is within walking distance of Bunker Hill Elementary School. The Todd Rice designed custom home will feature finishes selected by Jorge Cantu of Scene One Interiors.  Highlights of the … Continue reading

  • Oak Forest Kickoff Success!

    We were quite pleased with the turnout for our Oak Forest Kickoff.  In keeping with the Western theme, we had everyone put on name tags that looked like sheriffs’ badges, which was fun.  Thermador did a great job demonstrating their appliances and feeding the group of 25 Realtors and other guests, including feeding us some ridiculously delicious butterscotch cookies! Thanks … Continue reading

  • Oak Forest Kickoff Event!

    Next Thursday (March 6th) Jamestown Estate Homes will be hosting an event to kickoff our building program in the Oak Forest/Garden Oaks communities.  We recently acquired three lots in Oak Forest, and we are excited for the opportunity to grow in that area.  The event will be rodeo themed and will feature a cooking demonstration by Thermador.  If you’re interested … Continue reading

  • Jamestown Wins Custom Home Builder of the Year!!

    Houston luxury home builder Jamestown Estate Homes was named 2013’s Custom Builder of the Year. This award from the Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) recognizes excellence in workmanship, customer service, and community involvement. Chartered in 1941, the GHBA is a trade organization whose members are involved in the development, homebuilding, and remodeling industry in 11 counties comprising the Houston Metropolitan … Continue reading

  • Jamestown Partners with Habitat for Humanity

    Jamestown Estate Homes is partnering with Habitat for Humanity in deconstructing homes.  Currently we are working on tearing down two homes in the Memorial Village of Bunker Hill in order to make room for new custom homes. Before we commence the demolition process, we allow the Habitat folks to come through the home, and they make us a list of … Continue reading

  • Jamestown Estate Homes Win at Greater Houston Homebuilding Awards!

    Jamestown Estate Homes’ Victoria Hawes was named the Custom Superintendent of the Year by the Greater Houston Builders Association at the Houston’s Best Prism Awards held Saturday October 5th.  “It’s an honor to be recognized by my peers for a job that I love doing.” Victoria stated after the win. “I wouldn’t be able to do anything without the support … Continue reading

  • Check us out on Houzz!

    Our Houzz page features pictures from some of our completed projects, which can give you an idea of our range as a builder.  We’ve built homes starting from 3,400 square feet and going up to 8,000 with a variety of design styles.  From totally traditional to completely contemporary, we’ve built homes for buyers whose tastes vary a great deal.  We’re … Continue reading

  • What’s Your Home’s HERS Rating?

    “The Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Index is the INDUSTRY STANDARD by which a home’s energy efficiency is measured.” At Jamestown Estate Homes, we get the HERS rating for each and every home that we build.  The photo on the right shows the HERS rating on the home we closed most recently.  Here you can see that this home is … Continue reading

  • Custom Homes Make a Smart Investment in Houston

    Tom Tolleson, market manager for Bison Building Supply Company in Houston, knows which products are flying off the shelves for homebuilders.  Bison is a full-service supplier for lumber, engineered wood, trusses, windows, doors, moldings, and stair parts. He said that with rising prices for products and labor, and increasing interest rates and property values, now is a good time to … Continue reading

  • Jamestown Wins Custom Homebuilding Awards

    At the 2013 Star Awards, presented by the Texas Association of Builders, Jamestown Estate Homes was recognized in three categories for custom homebuilding excellence. For the second time, Jamestown received a Star Award for having the best kitchen.  In addition, the team received the Best Interior Design award.  The Construction Superintendent of the Year award was presented to Mike Prejeant, … Continue reading

  • Star Awards Finalist in 8 Homebuilding Categories

    Jamestown Estate Homes is proud to be a finalist in eight different categories at the 2013 Star Awards, including custom home builder of the year.  The Texas Association of Builders conducts the annual Star Awards competition to show the outstanding work of home builders, remodelers, architects, designers, and sales, marketing, and construction professionals in Texas and the Southwest.  Each submitted … Continue reading

  • Jamestown Team Members Earn Homebuilding Designations

    Houston custom homebuilders Jamestown Estate Homes strive to stay at the forefront of the industry by participating in a variety of educational events.  Members of our building team recently completed a series of courses and earned designations through the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Earning homebuilding designations shows a commitment to the home building industry and to professional business practices. … Continue reading

  • Progress on our New Home in the Memorial Villages

    Our spectacular new construction custom home in the Memorial Villages, located at 11311 Jamestown Road, is rapidly progressing!  On the exterior, a Mystic Grey TruSlate roof with copper drip edges and roof valleys is being installed.  Inside the home, sheetrock is currently being hung.  These two advancements will help potential buyers envision the finished home more easily. This French Country … Continue reading

  • Jamestown Wins Two PRISM Awards!

    On October 6th, the Greater Houston Builders Association held the annual Houston’s Best PRISM Awards at the Hilton Americas.  The acronym “PRISM” stands for Professional Results in Sales and Marketing, and for over 25 years the awards have been synonymous with the Houston homebuilding industry’s highest caliber of distinction in awards for excellence. The PRISM Awards showcase the best home … Continue reading

  • Jamestown Awarded 2011 Custom Builder of the Year

    On April 13, The Woodlands Development Company awarded Jamestown Estate Homes as the Custom Builder of the Year 2011 for most homes sold. Greg Hawes, Jamestown’s president, attributes his company’s success to attention to detail and the level of personalized attention his team provides.   “Our clients appreciate the high-end finishes and special features included in our homes.  They also … Continue reading

  • Custom Home Builder- Best Kitchen for East Shore Model!

    Jamestown Estate Homes recently received an award for “Best Kitchen” by a custom home builder at the Star Awards, presented by the Texas Association of Builders.  The Star Awards showcases the exceptional work of home builders, remodelers, and developers in the five state region of Texas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Arkansas. Jamestown Estate Homes’ former model home (now sold), … Continue reading