Modern Home Builder - Winter 2016 - Volume 2 - 111
" The fact that we are an international production builder allows us to source
luxury materials worldwide to bring the best values. " CHERYL TURNER
MainVue is building four- to five-bedroom homes in the Dallas area ranging in size from 3,100 to 4,400 square feet.
MainVue Homes is moving into Dallas with its
modern yet warm designs and a range of
standard features. BY RUSS GAGER
www.mainvuehomes.com / Average home price:
$450,000 to $700,000 / Headquarters: Seattle /
Employees: 23 / Specialty: Modern residential
design and construction
When prospective owners tour a production model home,
they are conditioned to expect that much of what they see is an expensive option. But not with MainVue Homes. "At MainVue, with
few exceptions for designer finishes, what you see in our models
is what you get," Division President for Texas Cheryl Turner maintains. "That is completely unique - most people have a hard time
believing it. If you walk people through our model homes, you
must have to say that something is standard about 20 times before
people really begin to understand that we mean what we say."
Those standard features include Italian wood cabinetry, floorto-ceiling glass showers, stylish hardware and fixtures and outdoor
decks that flow from the first floor through open patio doors to
create an unbroken indoor/outdoor living space.
MainVue Homes - part of Australia's Henley Properties Group
and Japan's Sumitomo Forestry Group - has its U.S. headquarters
in Seattle and began building homes in the Dallas area in 2015.
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