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A Trusst-Worthy Builder

Trusst Builder Group is a locally owned and operated builder and developer of quality homes and neighborhoods throughout New Hanover and Brunswick counties. Trusst has built more than 3,000 homes in the Cape Fear region since 1992. Today, Trusst homes are under construction in River Lights and The Forks in Wilmington; Brunswick Forest, Hearthstone, Magnolia Greens and Waterford in Leland; and Compass Pointe, St. James Plantation, Winding River Plantation, and Palmetto Creek in Brunswick County. Floor plans include townhomes, patio homes and semi-custom home designs.

From Our Gallery

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Dining Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Mason II

Mason II

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Grace I

Grace I

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Coleman

Coleman

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Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

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Captiva

Captiva

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Candor

Candor

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Coleman

Coleman

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Grace I

Grace I

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Mason II

Mason II

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Mitchell

Mitchell

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Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

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Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Dining Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Grace I

Grace I

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Coleman

Coleman

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Chase II

Chase II

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Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

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Chase II

Chase II

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Mason II

Mason II

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Chase II

Chase II

Dining Rooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Grace I

Grace I

Dining Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Dining Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Mason II

Mason II

Dining Rooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Mason II

Mason II

Dining Rooms

Coleman

Coleman

Dining Rooms

Mason II

Mason II

Dining Rooms

Mason II

Mason II

Dining Rooms

Coleman

Coleman

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Coleman

Coleman

Dining Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Grace I

Grace I

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Dining Rooms

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Dining Rooms

Grace I

Grace I

Dining Rooms

Chase II

Chase II

Dining Rooms

Chase II

Chase II

Dining Rooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Grace I

Grace I

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Dining Rooms

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

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Chase II

Chase II

Dining Rooms

Grayson at the Forks

Grayson at the Forks

Dining Rooms

Coleman

Coleman

Dining Rooms

Grace I

Grace I

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Coleman

Coleman

Bathrooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Bathrooms

Grace I

Grace I

Bathrooms

Candor

Candor

Bathrooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Bathrooms

Candor

Candor

Bathrooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Bathrooms

Chase II

Chase II

Bathrooms

Candor

Candor

Bathrooms

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Dining Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Dining Rooms

Mason II

Mason II

Dining Rooms

Grace I

Grace I

Dining Rooms

Coleman

Coleman

Dining Rooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Dining Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Dining Rooms

Candor

Candor

Dining Rooms

Chase II

Chase II

Dining Rooms

Coleman

Coleman

Exteriors

Grace I

Grace I

Exteriors

Mason II

Mason II

Exteriors

Mitchell

Mitchell

Exteriors

Mitchell

Mitchell

Exteriors

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Exteriors

Candor

Candor

Exteriors

Chase II

Chase II

Exteriors

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Exteriors

Captiva

Captiva

Exteriors

Chase II

Chase II

Kitchens

Mason II

Mason II

Kitchens

Chase II

Chase II

Kitchens

Candor

Candor

Kitchens

Grace I

Grace I

Kitchens

Mitchell

Mitchell

Kitchens

Captiva

Captiva

Kitchens

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Kitchens

Coleman

Coleman

Kitchens

Grace I

Grace I

Kitchens

Grace I

Grace I

Living Rooms

Mitchell

Mitchell

Living Rooms

Cedar Island II

Cedar Island II

Living Rooms

Captiva

Captiva

Living Rooms

Mason II

Mason II

Living Rooms

Candor

Candor

Living Rooms

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Living Rooms

Plum Island II

Plum Island II

Living Rooms

Candor

Candor

Living Rooms

“…We are selling our home at [address] as we are currently living overseas.  An inspection was performed on the house today and the inspector remarked that the house was very well built.  These are the same sentiments that my husband (Carey) and I have had about our home for the duration of time that we have lived here.  We are very thankful to have had a TRUSST built home.”

Margaret Fleming

We looked at several builders in the area and chose Trusst for their excellent reputation. They reduced the myriad decisions of custom home building to a manageable level while giving us top quality materials to choose from. Their project managers ensured that our house was well built and completed in a timely manner. We’ve recommended Trusst to several of our friends and their homes are being built as I write this.

Rick Allen

We purchased our home 2 years ago and I couldn’t be happier! The building process went very smoothly even while living in another state as we were able to log into our portal and view updated photos weekly of the progress. If we were to build again we would only consider Trusst!

Brenda Prather

Our Expert Team

Shawn Horton

Broker/Owner

Ray Caffee

Broker/Sales - Waterford & House Calls

Lisa Hadgraft

Broker, New Homes Sales

Scott Cowan

Broker/Sales - The Forks at Barclay & RiverLights

Jacob Marks

Broker/Sales - Compass Pointe

Lisa Smiraldi

Broker/Sales - Hearthstone

Jennifer Molan

Office Manager/Design Assistant

Kristi Fisher

Design Coordinator

Sandy Wood

Managing Partner

Joy Gurley

General Manager

Steve Hamalainen

Director of Operations

Ben Clark

Area Production Manager

Michael Keller

Construction Admin.

Alan Brock

Construction Manager

Bobby Edmonds

Construction Manager

Eddie Edmonds

Construction Manager

Ryan Horton

Construction Manager

Aaron Bordeaux

Construction Manager

Jeff Anderson

Quality Assurance Manager

Mike Joyner

Construction Manager

John Devine

Construction Manger

Vanessa Bannerman

Controller

Chris Cobb

Quality Assurance Manager

Nerissa Starkey

Closing Coordinator

Kevin Carver

Construction Manager

Braxton Fussell

Broker/Sales - Brunswick Forest

Lee Bryant

Broker/Sales - Whiskey Branch

PREMIER FINISHES ARE STANDARD

Trusst Builder Group is unique in its ability to construct custom-quality homes without the custom price. Standard features include hardwood flooring, stainless appliances, granite countertops, decorative ceiling treatments, vented gas fireplaces, tile showers, screened-in porches with smooth finish ceilings, extensive landscaping, automated irrigation and much more. These features are standard – not upgrades – in all Trusst homes.

Each home is built to customers’ specifications and choice of finishes. The Trusst Builder Group Design Center, conveniently located at The Village Shoppes at Waterford, enables homeowners to view the products and finishes available to personalize their home, including cabinetry, brick, roofing materials, paint, granite, hardware, tile, hardwood floors and wallpaper. Our Associate ASID Design Coordinator works closely with homeowners to assist them through the selection process.

From the Blog

Home builders near me preparing new home

October 9, 2018 / By Trusst Builder Group

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Don’t Let Your Home Mortgage Application Get Rejected

August 27, 2018 / By Trusst Builder Group

According to the Federal Reserve, one out of every eight mortgage applications gets rejected. While that is only 12.5% of all applications, you don’t want yours to become one of those in the reject pile.…

home builders in Leland NC

Bathroom Island: The Next Big Trend, or a Huge Waste of Space?

July 24, 2018 / By Trusst Builder Group

Bathroom Island: The Next Big Trend, or a Huge Waste of Space? Yes, you read that correctly. Islands are coming to bathrooms. Let’s get this out of the way – these bathroom islands are not…

builders in Wilmington NC

Fun for All! Wilmington’s Downtown Sundown Concert Series

June 11, 2018 / By Trusst Builder Group

Fun for All! Wilmington’s Downtown Sundown Concert Series If you’re ready to kick back and savor all that summer in Wilmington has to offer, begin your weekends by checking out some great tunes right in…

How to Prepare to Buy A Home

May 30, 2018 / By Trusst Builder Group

How to Prepare to Buy A Home Preparing to purchase your first home can be a stressful and an overwhelming experience if you are not properly prepared. Our home builders in Leland NC will share…

whiskey branch

Introducing Whiskey Branch: A New, Gated Community

April 22, 2018 / By Trusst Builder Group

Introducing Whiskey Branch: A New, Gated Community A secure, serene home There are plenty of communities to search for new homes by home builders near me, but I found what might be the perfect answer…

Valentine’s Day Couples Ideas

February 20, 2018 / By Trusst Builder Group

Valentine’s Day Couples Ideas Valentine’s Day is a day where you can connect with your significant other and enjoy a bit of romance on a date. You’ll want to plan a memorable activity that allows…

Choosing the Right Paint Color for Every Room

January 25, 2018 / By Trusst Builder Group

Choosing the Right Paint Color for Every Room Most Brunswick county home builders know the feeling: you walk into the paint department and stare at the 200 different paint colors, each with their own example…

10 Ingredients to Make Your House Smell Like Christmas

December 15, 2017 / By Trusst Builder Group

Toward the end of the year and beginning of the next, there is nothing like the sights, sounds and smells of the holiday season. To bring that Christmas scent throughout your home, send these ten…

6 Tips for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

November 21, 2017 / By Trusst Builder Group

Hosting Thanksgiving for the first time is a big deal for any adult. This milestone, full of excitement and gratitude, can also feel overwhelming. In today’s post, you’ll learn 6 tips from our Brunswick county…

Relax. Your Home is Built on Trusst.