Luxury Home Builder Jeffrey Collé's Tips to Creating Your Dream Home

Pretty much everyone has a vision of their ideal home that has been building up since childhood. Maybe you want a revolving bookcase like the one you saw in Young Frankenstein or a glamorous bathroom fit for Marilyn Monroe. Whatever your dream is, you have to go through the long process of either finding and buying that dream home or having it custom-built just for you. While many may see either task incredibly daunting and painful, thanks to design-builder of Long Island's South Fork Jeffrey Collé, they don't have to be.

Having gotten his start learning building and carpentry from his father, Collé started his own company, JC Construction Management, in 1978 and has been delivering beautiful Old World craftsmanship ever since. Using only the finest materials and a specifically chosen crew, he's been creating lasting relationships with clients ranging from Alec Baldwin and Donna Karan to Billy Joel. With his attention to detail and expansive knowledge, here is some of his best advice on how to find the right builder for you, from the must-ask questions to the biggest rookie mistake you could make when building your new home.

Mila Pantovich

Mila Pantovich lives in San Diego, CA with whatever animals she is fostering at the time. With a degree in Literature/Writing and a Minor in Film Studies, she holds a marketing position at a prestigious law firm and has written for several publications, including JustLuxe, Citizine and Huffington Post. In her spare time she writes film reviews for various online publications, works on a creative n...(Read More)

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