Top 10 Custom Home Builders in Mississippi

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By Semya-Moya Updated March 3, 2023


There are a number of great custom home construction companies in Mississippi. Here's our list of the best ones across the state.

Top 10 Custom Home Builders in Mississippi

The most obvious reason to build a custom home is that you get to create the space exactly how you want to. Apart from that, custom homes are also a way to ensure lower maintenance costs and equip your home with the technological features you want.

To make all of that possible, you need to work with a high-quality custom home builder. Here are your top options if you're building a custom home in Mississippi.

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Elliott Homes

Brandon Elliott is a former professional hockey player who played for the Tampa Bay Lightning. Today, along with wife Adrienne Elliott, he is the founder of Elliott Homes, a custom home construction company in the Mississippi Gulf Coast region. They specialize in building high-end custom homes that start at the $200,000 mark.

Elliott Homes has a Design Center where customers can go to pick out elements for their custom home. They're provided assistance by the team to make sure that all the different elements come together in a pleasing manner.

The company pays attention to its customers' needs even after they've moved into their new custom home. Customers get a personal online dashboard using which they can notify the builders about any issues that arise with the property.

Elliott Homes won two awards at the 2017 Best in Mississippi Building & Remodeling Awards; one for custom single-family homes in the 3,000-3,599 square foot category and the other for single-family spec homes in the 3,200-3,499 square foot category.

Paramount Contracting

Paramount Contracting is a custom home builder based in Mississippi's Biloxi region as well as on the Gulf Coast. The company has been building homes expressing customers' individual styles and preferences for over two decades.

Paramount Contracting is led by Bo Ladner, a general contractor who has lived in Mississippi's Gulf Coast his whole life. Ladner takes a hands-on approach to ensure that every custom home is crafted well and built with premium materials.

Paramount Contracting is Mississippi's exclusive builder in the Southern Living Custom Builder Program, a collective of the best custom home builders in the south.

Paul Schumacher Homes

Paul Schumacher Homes' engagement with customers starts well before the construction phase. If you haven't bought property on which to build your custom home yet, the builder will help you identify and purchase the land. Once the land has been obtained, a team of expert designers takes over to create the blueprint for your new home.

Schumacher Homes has been active for over 25 years now and built 18,000 homes across a number of states including Mississippi. Their Design Studios are spread out across fourteen states and projects are generally carried out within 75 miles of each studio.

Thornhill Construction

When you think about homes along the Mississippi Gulf Coast, it's often beach homes by the shoreline that let you take in the coastal setting. Thornhill Construction specializes in building homes of that nature.

This builder believes that if you want a custom home by the coast, you need a builder who has a coastal building background. That's true even if your home is situated a number of blocks away from the beach. The building codes in coastal Mississippi have been updated to ensure that homes in the area are safeguarded from storms in the future.

Thornhill Construction takes all of those things into account when building homes. They undertake projects in Harrison County, Hancock County, and Jackson County.

Pintail Construction

Pintail Construction is a custom home construction company located in Desoto County. The company has building projects spread out all across North Mississippi, including Lewisburg, Southaven, and Hernando.

Bryant Jernigan and Jay Hamm founded Pintail Construction together. Along with being the owners of this construction business, they serve as President and Vice President of the Home Builders Association of North Mississippi respectively. The two have 17 years of construction experience between them.

Shepard Homes

The team behind Shepard Homes believe that a home is an expression of the people who live within it. They use that philosophy to build homes that are truly expressive of homeowners' vision by incorporating it into every detail as much as possible.

This custom home building company was founded by Joey Shepard, who has more than 15 years of experience building houses on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. Shepard began his journey in the home construction business after completing a degree in Architectural Engineering at The University of Southern Mississippi.

Shepard Homes has won a number of awards for the custom homes it has built. That includes three Homebuilders Association of Mississippi awards across different categories consecutively from 2016 to 2018.

Dream Home Construction

Dream Home Construction is headquartered in Desoto County, Mississippi and builds houses in Hernando, South Haven, Olive Branch, and Nesbit. They have been the construction company behind homes many homes in North Mississippi for over two decades now.

Apart from custom homes, Dream Home Construction also possesses expertise in custom pool design and construction. Not just do they design the pools themselves, but also the adjoining outdoor areas. Customers can choose from a wide range of pool, patio, and outdoor kitchen features.

Premiere Homes

Premiere Homes was established as Lee Everett Construction LLC in 1997 by Lee Everett. Everett has been in the construction business for 18 years now and has built more than 200 custom houses in the South Mississippi area.

The custom homes built by Premiere Homes spans a wide range of price points. Homes start at $175,000 and go all the way up to $950,000. The company also does whole-home renovations, which can cost anywhere between $75,000 and $650,000.

Premiere Homes was named in the Best of Houzz 2019 list under the client satisfaction category.

Dream Builders Of MS

Dream Builders of MS are members of both the Mississippi Board of Contractors and the Mississippi Home Builders Association. The team has been building custom homes in Mississippi for over 20 years.

Since building a home can be a major financial undertaking, Dream Builder of MS provides financial counseling to its clients. Clients with both bad credit and no credit can work with the company's specialists to assess their situation and find ways to finance their new home.

Dream Builders of Mississippi is based out of McComb, Pike County.

Deep South Custom Homes

Brian and Natalie Burkley founded Deep South Custom Homes in 2005 to pursue their interest in creative design. Brian grew up in Natchez, Mississippi, where his love for architecture was born from seeing the antebellum plantation homes in the area. Natalie, on the other hand, remembers being influenced by the bungalows and Creole cottages that are unique to New Orleans.

Deep South Custom Homes prioritizes streamlines custom home construction practices so that projects can be kept within budget. A team of experienced designers and subcontractors work together to source the best materials and products in the area. The company is situated in Brandon, Mississippi.

A well-built custom home deserves to be sold to the right buyer at the best possible price. Working with an experienced real estate agent ensure that you're able to market your home the right way and attract a large pool of buyers.

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