Who We Are

Custom Home Builders Southwest Florida

Recognized for over 20 years.

President Steven Watt and the Gulfshore Homes team have provided award-winning and innovative custom designs for hundreds of homes in Southwest Florida. Collaborative relationships with trade partners, architects, interior designers, landscape architects and engineering firms have provided a meticulous team approach to planning, design and materials to produce a custom home that reflects the owner’s style and personality.

Expertise in architecture, design and construction management, as well as unparalleled customer service has earned Gulfshore Homes an outstanding reputation throughout the industry. As custom home builders in southwest Florida and a Preferred Builder in some of the most sought-after and prestigious communities, Gulfshore Homes has produced some of the finest custom homes in Southwest Florida.

The Leadership

Custom Home Builders In Southwest Florida | Steve Watt



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As the President and Founder, Steven Watt oversees the daily business operations along with the overall creative vision and innovation at Gulfshore Homes. His hands-on approach and the collaborative relationships he has built with trade partners, architects, interior designers, landscape architects and engineering firms are key to the company’s impressive growth and strong reputation. Steve has more than 25 years of luxury home building experience. Since Gulfshore Homes’ inception in 1993, Steve has established the company as one of the most sought-out custom home builders in Southwest Florida.

As the VP of Operations, Matt Shull is responsible for the day-to-day operations and construction activities that bring the homeowner’s vision to life. Matt has +30 years of industry experience in all facets of construction. Throughout his impressive career, Matt has overseen more than $1 billion in projects, including Pelican Bay, Bay Colony and Sarasota’s Long Boat Key. Matt’s commitment to quality and his ability to exceed customers’ expectations on every project have contributed immensely to the overall success of the company.


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Custom Home Builders In Southwest Florida | Matt

It is as much about service as it is about construction.

With the area’s most accomplished and experienced construction team and subcontractors, we continually explore new opportunities for superior building techniques, improved quality and energy efficiency. Our unwavering dedication to providing each homeowner with the highest caliber of architecture, engineering, interior design, landscape and unparalleled customer service continues to distinguish us as Southwest Florida’s leading custom home builder.

A dedicated staff at Gulfshore Homes consistently goes the extra mile for customers. We provide personal attention throughout the building process. We supervise every aspect of each home personally, on site, and each home has distinctive flair and close attention to the smallest of details. We recognize that building your dream home comes with a multitude of decisions to be made. At Gulfshore Homes our client-focused approach is designed to make the process as smooth as possible. Our desire to tailor the building process to the needs of the homeowner helps ensure we have completely satisfied clients for years to come.

The Team…photos and bios coming soon

The Gulfshore Homes Process

Before anything else, we listen.

Open, candid communication between you and your dedicated team at Gulfshore Homes is the foundation on which we bring your vision to life. We will be by your side throughout the whole process. Our first step is meeting you and exploring what you envision for your living environment. Then we assemble a handpicked group of the most impressive professionals in architecture, engineering, landscape architecture and interior design to bring the home that we build to life.  Throughout the custom home building process, we communicate regularly on progress and address any issues transparently, supported by a custom software platform that gives you 24/7 online access to photos, videos and status reports. We value long-term relationships with our clients and want to be seen as a partner and trusted advisor. Our team of professionals will remain at your service long after you have moved into your dream home. Our commitment to excellence revolves around our expectations that our clients are completely satisfied with the results and that we have exceeded your expectations.

When you choose us, we:

• Meet and listen to your ideas
• Assist in home site selection
• Engage architects
• Begin the design process
• Draw preliminary sketches
• Establish preliminary design
• Make revisions per your desires
• Introduce interior designer
• Share vision with landscape architect
• Repeat these steps until all your wishes are met

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