Westchester, New York is a county located just north of New York City. It is  known for its affluent communities, picturesque landscapes, and rich history. The county boasts diverse architecture, from traditional colonial-style homes to modern glass-walled buildings, making it an exciting place for construction projects. With a thriving economy, excellent schools, and plenty of cultural and recreational opportunities, Westchester is a popular destination for families and professionals.

If you want to build a commercial or residential space in Westchester, the list below features the leading construction companies to consider. These companies are known for their exceptional craftsmanship, attention to detail, and commitment to customer satisfaction.  Our team selected the firms after evaluating their portfolio, backgrounds, awards, industry affiliations, and press features.

LRC Construction

7 Renaissance Square 4th Floor, White Plains, NY 10601

The construction industry is often evaluated in terms of hard numbers. LRC Construction, LLC has established its foundation by consistently delivering its clients’ projects on time and within budget. The company believes its success, and what makes it different lies in the details. Details are at the heart of LRC’s mission and approach to business because they define the results it creates for its client projects and fuel its portfolio’s growth.

LRC Construction specializes in construction management, general contracting, pre-construction, design-build, brownfield consulting, ground-up, and redevelopment for clients in Westchester. Louis R. Cappelli is the chairman and CEO of LRC Construction and Fuller Development Company. He is also the founder of the Cappelli Organization, a native of Westchester County, and a graduate of the University of Notre Dame.

Empire Core Group LLC

199 Main Street 10th floor, White Plains, NY 10601

Empire Core Group LLC is a construction management firm based in New York City, specializing in redeveloping existing properties and new property construction. The firm’s multimillion-dollar projects span from high-rise residential and commercial buildings to ground-level storefronts. It handles the complete construction management process for its clients’ projects, allowing them to focus on building their core business.

Florim Lajqi is the founder and CEO of Empire Core Group. He also served as the Former Director of Capital Projects for The Dermot Company and was the Former Principal and CEO of The Liberty Blue Group. Florim holds a Certificate of Project Management from the New York University’s School of Continuing and Professional Studies.

Sciullo Construction Inc

56 Lafayette Ave, White Plains, NY 10603

Sciullo Construction Corp. was established in 1980 by Vincent Sciullo. It is a medium size general contractor and construction manager serving the entire New York Metropolitan area. The company self-performs all demolition, millwork, carpentry, drywall, and acoustical ceiling work with its workforce. 

Under the leadership of Vincent Sciullo as president and LEED-accredited professional John Foley as vice president, Sciullo Construction can handle any project, from a $1,000 maintenance job to a multimillion-dollar fast-track buildout or new building. The studio was launched in 1980 and has served numerous Fortune 500 companies, including Coca-Cola, Verizon, Citigroup, and IBM.

Murphy Brothers Contracting

416 Waverly Ave., Mamaroneck, NY 10543

Murphy Brothers Contracting, founded in 1979 by brothers Chris and Sean Murphy, originated as a local residential remodeling company. Its services have since expanded to custom home construction, whole home renovations, and light commercial construction projects throughout Westchester and Southern Fairfield Counties. The firm offers its clients general contracting, construction management, and owner-representative services. 

Murphy Brothers employs only the best individuals in the field—they have various skills, experience, and expertise. The firm has built long-standing relationships with some of the area’s top artisans, tradespeople, and design professionals.

Among the many honors the firm has received in its four decades in the business are the 2022 New York State Empire Award, the 2018 TownVibe Green Award, and being named the 2018 Mamaroneck Chamber of Commerce Honoree.

KOSL Building

875 Mamaroneck Ave, Mamaroneck, NY 10543

KOSL Building Group has over 35 years of construction experience. It combines unparalleled construction expertise with the client-centered ability to cater to the individual project’s needs. 

Bobby and Oran Ben-Simon, KOSL’s executives, have honed their construction expertise through various construction projects and developed a wide-reaching understanding of the industry. Both are personally involved in designing, managing, and constructing every home that KOSL Building Group builds. Bobby founded the firm 35 years ago to become the most reputable builder in Westchester County, New York. With a seasoned background in engineering, architecture, and real estate brokerage, Bobby and Oran have established themselves as one of the most sought-after developers in the region. 

KOSL Building Group’s clients benefit from the extensive project database developed over several decades, ensuring the completion of a seamless and timely project across any magnitude.

Sound Harbor Development

199 Brower Ave, Rockville Centre, NY 11570

Established in 2006, Sound Harbor Development, also known as SHD, excels in custom home building and remodeling. The North Shore design-build practice is known for the high caliber of its craftsmanship and efficiency from start to finish. Its streamlined service guarantees completion on time and within budget with minimal fuss. The company’s close collaboration with clients also fosters the development of spaces that accurately embody the owner’s vision.

Gerard Lavelle personally consults, assists, and designs all homeowners regardless of the size or value of their home’s project. Each of SHD’s projects is distinct and always built on its reputation. The firm also provides in-house design services, on-site building, and installation of its woodworking and cabinetry. This process facilitates the greatest customer’s vision for their home.

Georgio Home

43 Theodore Fremd Ave, Rye, NY 10580

Georgio Home is an experienced full-service home construction and interior design firm. It provides a world-class building experience to affluent Westchester and Fairfield County residents with a luxury lifestyle home that appeals to their sophisticated style and taste and explores the essential components of daily life in these unique suburbs. 

Georgio Home specializes in complete in-home design as well as kitchens and baths. Combining an eclectic blend of period pieces, custom furnishings, and contemporary selections into every project allows the firm to create original and sophisticated spaces that are unique to each client. It also allows the team to create spaces in balance and harmony with how its clients live, work, and play. This egalitarian approach to design guarantees a measured mix of periods and timelessness.

Some of the studio’s works can be seen on the pages of Westchester Home Magazine and Connecticut Cottages and Gardens.

Pillar & Pen

6 Acorn Lane, Larchmont, NY 10538

Pillar & Pen is a full-service residential design-build firm that offers ground-up construction, renovations, and additions services. The company’s projects include custom cabinetry, kitchen and bath remodeling, and interior design services. It employs reflective construction practices and focuses on exterior and interior design in each project phase. The firm intends to realize its clients’ ideas with a functional, aesthetic, and budget-friendly solution.

Leading Pillar & Pen are Alvaro Brito and Meg Deshpande, who are the studio’s chief builder and lead designer. Alvaro is a Licensed Contractor in Westchester, New York, is Lead Certified, and is a Licensed New York Real Estate Agent. Meg has 30 years of experience in residential and commercial design, is a recipient of the National Council for Interior Design Qualification, and is a member of the American Society of Interior Designers.

Grasso Development Corp

43 Beechwood Ave, New Rochelle, NY 10801

For three generations and 50 years, the Grasso family has earned the trust of Westchester clients by providing them with unique homes that it would be proud to have its families live in. That tradition continues today through Grasso Development Corp.

The company specializes in new home construction, custom homes, and renovations for clients across Westchester County. Under the leadership of partners Tony and Jeff Grasso, Grasso Development Corp. believes that any successful structure reflects all the people involved in its creation. It works on exteriors and interiors and has hard-to-find skills for special projects. The firm works with homeowners, architects, real estate professionals, or families looking for a new home in the Westchester area and helps them make their vision a reality.