Our Story

Goetzmann Custom Homes – Our Process and Story

Goetzmann-Logo-sinkWelcome to Goetzmann Custom Homes where our 30 year tradition of quality craftsmanship as Colorado Springs Custom Home Builders  results in homes that exceed all expectations.

Loyalty, Commitment and Communication. These three Core Values consistently encompass the vision of custom homebuilder Phil Goetzmann and his business partner Greg Tollis.

Our Process

When people begin to think of building a new home many times they do not know where to start. One of the first steps in the process is meeting and interviewing potential builders. We encourage people to meet with Phil Goetzmann early on since it is critical to feel like you connect and can communicate well with the builder of your home.

Here are some of the things you should know about Goetzmann Custom Homes. 

How long have you been in business? Phil Goetzmann is a local builder with over 30 years of experience.

How many homes did you build last year? We built 17 homes total in the last year. The majority of what we build is semi-custom homes in either Wolf Ranch or Flying Horse. However, every year we typically build 2-4 custom homes.

How long have you worked with your subcontractors and vendors? This truly is one of our greatest assets. Many of our subs have worked with us for over 20 years. Here is a list of just a few:

  • Electric Plus (Mike and Billy): over 20 years
  • Frontier Mechanical: over 15 years
  • Trim Carpenter (Tony and Jay): over 20 years
  • Framer (Gary): 20 years
  • Painter (Ron): 12 years
  • Plush Designs (Sam): 20 years
  • FloorCraft: 20 years
  • W & W Masonry: over 20 years
  • Clearview Distributing (Jason): over 15 years
  • Rampart Plumbing: 10 years
  • Liberty Sash & Door: over 20 years

What makes the process different with your company than your competition? Emphasis on communication and partnership sets us apart. Our buyers are involved every step of the way. If there is a question or concern they speak with Phil Goetzmann directly to clarify and resolve. He is very hand-on throughout the process to ensure the best results and satisfaction. In fact, Phil and his partner Greg Tollis personally do the final touch-up in each home. Although the opportunity for becoming a high production builder has presented itself over the years, Goetzmann Custom Homes has remained loyal to their roots. They are dedicated to maintaining one of the highest standards of finish work in the area and keeping our customers happy. We have also found that by being a small builder we are able to keep the process more efficient.

Our Story

At age 15, Phil began his homebuilding passon when he spent his summers working as an apprentice for a local builder. By 21, Phil was a licensed Contractor. Greg and Phil met years ago while pursuing their passion for constructing beautiful homes, eventually becoming Colorado Springs Custom Home Builders.

Phil Goetzmann is modest, soft-spoken, intelligent professional with a sense of humor. Connecting to his client’s vision and needs, he listens and takes their direction. Phil has a unique ability to conceptualize with foresight into the home well before construction begins. Unlike many of the larger Colorado Springs custom homebuilders, Phil and Greg are personally involved through the entire process building your new home.

Greg defines his personal expertise in the partnership as more of a behind-the-scenes superintendent. Greg feels they are blessed with the same craftsmen working with Goetzmann Homes year after year.

Phil and Greg understand success is more than exquisite craftsmanship and attention to detail; it is Attitude, Pride, and a Team Approach. Phil and Greg have a strong commitment to their clients to not only provide the quality workmanship, on time and on budget completions but most importantly: open communication throughout the planning and building process.

As a recognized and respected builder in the communities of Flying Horse and Wolf Ranch, Phil and Greg have won numerous awards. From The Parade of Homes, “Best overall house” to MAME, the prestigious Marketing and Merchandising Excellence awards in the construction industry for first place in “Best Architectural Design” and the prestigious “Best New Home – Over $1,000,000 category” for one of their custom homes here in Colorado Springs just to name a few.

“We want to convey to our clients that we are always here for them. If there is anything we can do during the process to make them more comfortable, we will do it. This translates through everyone in our company.”

This statement sums up the highly respected Colorado Springs Custom Home Builders‘ philosophy for over 30 years.

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