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At Starwood Homes, each project is an opportunity to create something special. Your home is a reflection of your personality, and we believe that your taste should inspire everything from the overall architecture to the smallest fixtures. We work tirelessly with you to explore options for every decision- from finishes and color to flooring and state-of-the-art appliances. Together, we’ll craft a space you can’t wait to come home to.

We want each room in your house to be as comfortable as the next. Whether you’re entertaining others, relaxing with family, or enjoying a quiet evening to yourself, our experts design your home to the way you want to live.


Our experienced builders are committed to discovering your tastes and building livable, adaptable spaces.

Lynn James


Lynn is the President of Starwood Homes and a 40 year veteran of the homebuilding business. He has led several homebuilding companies across the United States, and his expertise includes all facets of residential real estate, including homebuilding, land acquisition, and development. His vision directs our growth, and he has expanded our work into the Montrose and Memorial areas as well as enhance our product offering in Weston Lakes.

Brad DeSpain

VICE PRESIDENT – Construction

Brad has been working in the real estate industry since 2000, when he got his start as a young intern for a major national homebuilder in Houston. Over the years, Brad worked his way up from Construction Management Trainee to Construction Superintendent, Team Leader in the Warranty Division, and then Project Manager. In 2006, he co-founded Starwood Homes to help craft a bold new vision for Houston living. Since Starwood’s early days, Brad has been in charge of all field operations, including the supervision of all construction activity and customer relations.

John DeSpain


After more than 35 years experience as a lender to homebuilders across the United States, John co-founded Starwood Homes in 2006 with his son Brad. Their mission was to build a custom residential homebuilding company delivering high quality custom homes in the Houston Metro Area. Eleven years later, they have successfully achieved their vision and the company is poised to expand and reach new heights in homebuilding excellence.


Anyone can build you a house. We take great pride in building something for your life— and your lifestyle. Starwood Homes expertly constructs a home where you want to live, grow, and experience the joys of life. From the moment you contact us to long after we have left your property, we dedicate our skill and experience to crafting a home of good memories for each and every customer. Our in-depth focus on you- your wants, your needs, and the details of your project– is what makes Starwood Homes a more enjoyable home building experience than any other homebuilder can offer.


What do you want from your home? A quiet retreat? A place to entertain?

Starwood Homes are built to give you more. Our designs combine the greatest elements of classic and modern styles to create timeless homes where you can live, thrive, and grow just the way you want.. We offer a wide range of finishes,detail options, modern appliances, and amenities.

Whether you want a stunning patio or balcony for an evening glass of wine or a game room for family night, Starwood Homes offers spaces for all kinds of activity.  

Design the home you love, fluidly, without the hassle.


Ready to build the home of your dreams? Starwood Homes is here to help.

From the initial blueprint to the moment you walk through the door, our team works tirelessly to customize a place you will love.

Current homeowners that are looking for higher quality, a timeless design, or simply an upgrade from your existing home can count on us to discover and deliver what you want.


The Starwood Homes philosophy combines our unique design with your personal customization to suit your individual lifestyle.


Starwood Homes blend traditional class with modern sensibility for a unique look that won’t go out of style.


Vibrant living areas and outdoor amenities combine to create spaces that are ideal for barbecues, garden parties, and intimate gatherings.


We want the building process to be as enjoyable for you as it is for us. Focus on the home you want, and we’ll handle the rest.


Ready to walk through the door of your beautiful new home? Contact us today to get started.