Custom Home Builder of the Year

Sean Sullivan Named National Association of Home Builders Custom Home Builder of the Year 2023

LAS VEGAS, NV – In a momentous occasion for Living Stone Design + Build, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) proudly awarded Sean Sullivan the distinguished title of Custom Home Builder of the Year for 2023. This prestigious acknowledgment not only applauds Sullivan’s remarkable contributions to the homebuilding industry but also celebrates his unwavering commitment to excellence in custom home construction.

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Sean, his wife Laura, and her son Cole pose at the International Builders Show before the award ceremony

NAHB Feature: Saying ‘Yes’ to Leadership

In this article by the NAHB, Sean Sullivan’s leadership and dedication to sustainable building practices are explored in detail. The piece delves into how Sean and his wife, Laura, have built a family of companies focused on eco-friendly home design and construction. It also highlights Sean’s significant roles within the home building community and his commitment to mentoring the next generation of builders. Click here for the full interview, where Sean shares insights about his journey in green building, the importance of mentorship, and memorable experiences from the International Builders’ Show.

Innovation, Craftsmanship, and Client Satisfaction

Sean Sullivan’s journey as the founder of Living Stone Design + Build spans over a quarter of a century, during which he has solidified his position as a leader in the custom homebuilding sector. His unwavering dedication to quality, meticulous attention to detail, and client-centric approach have not only set him apart but have also established a new standard of excellence within the industry.

Sullivan’s commitment to innovation is evident in his track record, where he has consistently pushed the boundaries of custom home construction. His portfolio showcases a blend of creativity, craftsmanship, and client satisfaction, making him a standout candidate for the 2023 Custom Home Builder of the Year award.

Community Commitment Beyond Construction

Sean Sullivan’s influence extends beyond the construction site, reflecting a commitment to community well-being. Actively involved in local non-profit initiatives, Sullivan organizes “First Fridays,” during which his team donates time and talents to benefit nonprofits. Additionally, his creation of the Asheville Design District has revitalized local neighborhoods, showcasing his dedication to the progress and vitality of the community he serves.

Whole Living Philosophy: A Green Approach to Custom Homes

At the core of Sean Sullivan’s approach is his concept of “Whole Living.” This philosophy goes beyond constructing homes; it involves designing green homes, building green homes, and teaching clients how to live green. His commitment to eco-conscious living, sustainability, and creating homes that contribute to the well-being of their inhabitants demonstrates a holistic approach to custom home construction.

Quality, Integrity, and Lifelong Relationships

Sullivan’s unwavering belief in doing things right the first time underscores his commitment to quality and excellence. This approach not only results in homes of the highest standard but also fosters lasting relationships. Clients often become lifelong friends, a testament to the trust and loyalty instilled by Sean Sullivan.

Client Bill Sokolis shares, “I found Sean to be a true leader, a visionary in a business that has so many ways to struggle. Sean makes the home building experience/process a pleasurable one. He has taken the home builder business to a new level! I can honestly say that Sean and Laura have become ‘good friends’!”

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Inspiration and Gratitude: Sean Sullivan’s Acceptance

Upon receiving the Custom Home Builder of the Year award, Sean Sullivan expressed his gratitude, saying, “It is truly an honor to be recognized by the National Association of Homebuilders as Custom Home Builder of the Year. This award is a testament to the dedication and hard work of our entire team, as well as the trust and confidence placed in us by our valued clients.”

As the recipient of the Custom Home Builder of the Year award, Sean Sullivan continues to inspire and set new benchmarks for excellence in the homebuilding industry. His commitment to innovation, quality, and client satisfaction serves as a beacon of excellence for professionals across the nation. Living Stone Design + Build, under Sullivan’s leadership, stands as a testament to the transformative power of custom home construction done with passion, integrity, and a commitment to community.

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