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What is the Issa Homes secret to success in making the top custom home builder list two years in a row?

“It’s all about focus,” said Don Hempel, Issa Homes Partner/Owner.

Hot off the presses, the 2017- 2018 Orlando Business Journal Book of Lists ranks Issa Homes as one of Central Florida’s top Custom Homebuilders

“Issa Homes has honored a simple philosophy since 1972, focusing on it as the key to success here. We build with the community and homeowner in mind. Having a strong focus allows us to give 100% attention to detail and dedication in meeting and exceeding the expectations of everyone involved in the custom home building process with Issa Homes,” said Hempel.

Top custom home builder focuses on quality over quantity

There is a difference between production homes and Issa Homes custom homes.

“We are delivering a unique and personalized custom home with the highest levels of finishings,” said Hempel. “I run into homeowners we built for 10-15 years ago who tell me how happy they are and recognize the quality craftsmanship.”

Almost five decades later the same philosophy still stands true. Issa Homes started seven new homes and closed nine in 2016, demonstrating dedication to success and lasting value.

“Working with Issa Homes in Disney’s Golden Oak at Walt Disney World® Resort has been such an amazing experience. Don Hempel has patiently ensured that our home was built with all the details that were important to us. He wanDon Hempelted to make sure that our home turned out to be all that we wanted it to be,” said Golden Oak homeowners Raquel and Scott.

“There is no question that an Issa home carries with it a certain cachet regarding style and quality of workmanship. “I’m confident Issa Homes-built homes maintain their value better than those by other builders,” said homeowner Michael Rothman.

Issa Homes and Orlando real estate market both rank high

According to the Orlando Business Journal, it looks like Central Florida is about to get even hotter in the Sunshine State, as home values and sales are expected to rise in 2018’s 2018 National Housing Forecast ranked Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford as No. 17 in its Top 100 Largest U.S. Metros Ranked by Forecasted 2018 Sales & Price Growth report.

Issa Homes, a luxury custom builder in Central Florida, is led by partners Don Hempel, Francis Issa, and Jeff Marchell. Looking to build a home by Issa Homes? You can find new construction homes in Lake Nona Golf and Country Club and Disney’s Golden Oak Community. Issa Homes resales are available in Celebration, Baldwin Park, Lake Nona Golf, Laureate Park, and Disney’s Golden Oak.