San Juan Capistrano is full of historic charm. This moderately-sized city—approximately 36,000 residents—is home to mostly Spanish or Mediterranean-styled architecture. These beautiful homes are the cultural heritage of the city’s deep Spanish roots. 

There are many professionals working in the city capable of crafting a home that harmonizes with the city’s ambiance. Our editorial team presents the best custom home builders in San Juan Capistrano. These firms are staffed by professionals capable of bringing out the best in a project because of their years of experience and hands-on work ethic. Alongside this expertise, many of these builders are known to put their clients first in a project in order to create a home that perfectly suits their style while taking advantage of the city’s spectacular surroundings. 

Keystone Design Build, Inc.

15 San Luis Obispo St., Mission Viejo, CA 92694

Banking on the latest technology and great communication, Keystone Design Build, Inc. is famous for a strong commitment to customer satisfaction. That commitment to paying attention to customer needs has led to the firm’s completion of a number of beautiful homes across Orange county. The Keystone portfolio showcases custom homes, remodels, additions, and even commercial properties—many of which are in the Mediterranean, modern, and transitional styles. 

True Home Builders

67 Edgewood, Irvine, CA 92618

True Home Builders is trusted by its clients and well-known for a strong work ethic. The team’s honesty, integrity, and unmatched service have built up a long list of clientele and the 150 projects that make up the firm’s portfolio—a rich showcase of custom homes, kitchen and bathroom remodels, and room additions. These projects were provided in Los Angeles and Orange counties, and are predominantly in the modern, beach, and contemporary styles. We really liked this beach-style house in Newport Beach. Aside from its modern and light palette interiors, it has wide windows with panoramic views of the neighborhood and even a retracting glass door that opens into a patio.

Lucco Builders Inc. 

32422 Alipaz St., San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Lucco Builders Inc. is a firm with over 25 years of veteran industry experience. That experience supports the firm’s strong reputation for being one of the leading innovative sources for construction management, general contracting, and design-build. Always client-centric, Lucco Builders has been praised for committing to customer satisfaction, quality, and insisting on its own integrity. That work ethic has, in turn, allowed the firm to build long-lasting relationships and generate a lot of repeat business with clients who have come to trust the firm. 

Willhoit Construction, Inc.

1278 Glenneyre St. #213, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

When it comes to building and remodeling custom homes, WillHoit Construction, Inc. has over 15 years of industry experience and a fantastic portfolio to prove it. During that time, the firm has completed several custom homes for clients across Southern California, clients who have witnessed firsthand the team’s ability to present timeless designs alongside exceptional craftsmanship and keen attention to details. Willhoit Construction, Inc. approaches its projects with a customized design/build strategy that highlights research and critical thinking skills—two skills that also help produce well-planned schedules.

Bristlecone Structures, Inc.

San Juan Capistrano, CA 92693

Bristlecone Structures emphasizes a combination of flexibility and innovation. You’ll notice these qualities particularly in the structures the firm has completed to withstand category four hurricanes. As a firm that has been around for 42 years, Bristlecone Structures Inc. is able to offer a broad range of services that include general engineering, public works, multi-family and custom residential, commercial construction, electrical work, and much more. Regardless of the project type, Bristlecone Structures, Inc. offers its client-centered services well into post-project completion. The most concrete form of that commitment is a 10-year guarantee.

Anthony Everett Development Inc. 

31103 Rancho Viejo Road D2540, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

With over 20 years of experience in the custom home building industry, Anthony Everett Development Inc. has a reputation for grand craftsmanship that is timeless. Showcased in their portfolio of custom home builds and remodels is an array of styles, including Ranch, Modern, Italian Revival, Spanish, Modern Craftsman, Mediterranean, and French country. Their experience has enabled them to streamline their process to deliver exceptional results and develop their unique brand by adding value, while building a quality home and delivering on time. AED provides exceptional value at a fair price.

Logan Homes

26875 Calle Hermosa Ste. 3, Dana Point, CA 92624

Logan Homes is a firm staffed by local contractors committed to a high level of attention to detail and exceptional customer service. Due to that combination, Logan Homes has become known as a custom home builder and community new home builder that has a keen eye capable of producing consistently high-quality work. After more than 30 years in the industry, the firm has progressively built more energy-efficient and user-friendly homes. Take this Spanish Mediterranean-style home in Los Angeles for example. This stunning residence is just one in a larger portfolio of equally beautiful homes that have helped the firm gain recognition from the LA Times.

Gonterman Construction

502 30th St., Unit A, Newport Beach, CA 92663

When it was founded in 1996, Gonterman Construction went the extra mile to provide clients with an expert level of knowledge and craftsmanship. Over time, it has become known for crafting luxury custom homes carrying various styles, including the traditional, contemporary, modern, Mediterranean, and transitional. Among its many beautiful projects, its most notable might be this modern farmhouse in Orange county. A two-story residence, it’s a multi-colored structure with a mixed sidings exterior design and a metal roof.  The firm also provides residential remodeling and construction management services. In both types of work, Gonterman Construction employs a collaborative and highly attentive process that involves the client in the project all the way from consultation to project completion.