Charotte Custom Home Builders craft beautiful designs for McLean on Lake Wylie

The Best Charlotte Custom Home Builders Converge at McLean

The approved McLean builder group includes a host of builders known for high quality designs and craftsmanship. Each of these builders has been working on design plans especially tailored to McLean’s setting on Lake Wylie and the architectural styles envisioned for the community. Our builder team will continue to grow so please check back often.

South Shore Custom Builders

Andrew Roby Signature Homes

Andrew Roby Signature Homes works hand in hand with homeowners, architects and designers to create each client’s dream home. For more than 70 years, Andrew Roby has crafted memorable one-of-a-kind homes across the Carolinas while restoring some of the Charlotte region’s premier historic homes – including Latta Place, Rosedale Plantation, John Price Carr House in the heart of uptown, Dr. George E. Davis House at Johnson C. Smith University and VanLandingham Estate in Plaza Midwood. Family-owned and operated since 1950, Andrew Roby will provide unsurpassed craftsmanship, fine materials and customer service for life in helping you create your own enduring home in historic McLean.

Arthur Rutenberg Homes

Arthur Rutenberg Homes seeks to deliver an exceptional building experience and a home as legendary as its name. Founder Arthur Rutenberg established America’s largest family of luxury-home builders, and Rutenberg’s Paragon Homes provides every McLean homebuyer the same core values that have made the Rutenberg name legendary since 1953. Choose from more than 80 award-winning architectural plans. Experience Rutenberg’s unrivaled network of over 45 furnished model homes across the Southeast — a living catalog of designs you can see and touch. And, with Design Studios, Rutenberg’s expert interior designers are always there to help make your McLean home truly “model home” beautiful.

Arthur Rutenberg Home in South Shore

J. Barwick Construction

J. Barwick Construction offers its clients a boutique-style atmosphere with personable and impeccable service throughout the home-building process. President Jason Barwick’s passion is working on residences that are architecturally designed and driven with quality of construction held in very high regard. Barwick goes to great lengths to pick the right partners for the job and then assist them and guide them in any way possible. He also strives to make the construction process as seamless as possible for homebuyers, from architectural development, estimating and budgeting through construction. Discriminating homebuyers who value both quality of product and effective relationships will enjoy working with J. Barwick Construction.

McSpadden Custom Homes

A Professional, Predictable, Detailed and Systematic Approach to Design/Build Custom Home building. This approach by McSpadden Custom Homes has earned numerous Awards for custom luxury homes in the past 28 years they have been building on the Shores of Lake Wylie.  As Owner and Honors Graduate Architect, Doug McSpadden grew up on the Lake and lives just minutes from McLean. He launched his Lake Wylie-based company focused on “honesty, diligence and excellence.” McSpadden Custom Homes works with the best artisans in the industry to ensure that every aspect of the building process is evaluated and implemented with the same care and value system as the McSpadden team. The result is a fresh approach to the development and construction of your McLean home that transcends the expected.

McSpadden Custom Home


Jain Design Studio

As an architect and builder, Jain Design Studio carefully designs custom homes around the lifestyle and dream of every client, and then brings each unique home to life. With specific care to detail and state-of-the art construction methods, each custom home receives the highest level of attention – from design through execution. Working with an architect that is also the builder ensures a complete synergy as your ideas and input are transformed from a house into a home. Jain Design Studio recognizes that each piece of land in McLean has a story to tell, and using the lay of the land as an influence will allow each home to have its own distinctive design.


South Shore Estate Builders

Peachtree Residential

Peachtree Residential was founded 27 years ago on the commitment to building fine homes that add to homeowners’ quality of life. Innovative designs, quality craftsmanship and superior service have resulted in thousands of satisfied homeowners in Georgia and North Carolina. Peachtree Residential offers dozens of home designs and will tailor them for your personal style.  The sales team then works closely with homebuyers to ensure that every home is ideally suited to the family that will live in it.  Peachtree promises full customer satisfaction before closing on a home and has earned a stellar reputation for proactive, high-touch warranty work – ensuring McLean residents the confidence they deserve in their new home.

Peachtree Residential

John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods

At John Wieland Homes and Neighborhoods, luxury means living the way you deserve. Founder John Wieland envisioned a company using constant innovation to deliver unmatched excellence in home design. That vision has led to more than 600 industry awards including National Builder of the Year. John Wieland Homes continues to set new standards in meeting the evolving needs of today’s new-home buyer. Distinctive new-home portfolios offer a wide range of unique details, innovative features, thoughtfully designed plans and flexible options that live easily and beautifully. A 500-point quality certification ensures that every new home is of the highest quality. Trust John Wieland Homes to create your dream home at McLean.

John Wieland home

Conservancy Cottage Builders

Essex Homes

Karl Haslinger launched Essex Homes in 1993 with a focus on family values and the commitment to be the best for quality and customer service. Those values have helped Essex grow to become one of the leading homebuilders in the Carolinas.

Haslinger continues to work daily with his team and takes a hands-on approach to develop new designs that resonate with the ever-changing new-home market. Essex Homes offers great energy efficient designs, quality features and a variety of personalized options at an affordable price.

All Essex plans in The Conservancy will be one-story designs with optional/additional living space available on the second floor. This allows any home to be built as a 3BR/2BA ranch home, if desired, or with additional rooms on the second floor.

Essex Homes

M/I Homes, Inc.

M/I Homes, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading builders of quality single-family homes having delivered nearly 100,000 homes since its foundation in 1976. The Company’s innovative, award-winning homes are marketed and sold under the trade names M/I Homes and Showcase Homes. The Company has homebuilding operations in Houston Austin, San Antonio and Dallas/Fort Worth in Texas; Chicago, Illinois, Columbus and Cincinnati, Ohio; Indianapolis, Indiana; Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota; Tampa, Sarasota and Orlando, Florida; Charlotte and Raleigh, North Carolina; Virginia and Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C.

M/I Homes at The Conservancy

Overlake Builders

Evans Coghill Homes
Evans Coghill Homes, a Charlotte-based and award winning home builder, led by partners and North Carolina natives Chris Folk and Alan Banks, is now selling newly designed ranch and two-story plans in Overlake priced from the mid $300’s.  Formed in 2001, our distinctly craftsman building style features a highly recognizable signature trim level, numerous energy-smart features, light-filled and logical living spaces, and truly individual plan choices on large, rolling homesites near all Belmont amenities. 
Believing deeply that there is a higher purpose to our vocation, we passionately insist on cultivating a home buying experience that celebrates the inspired needs of every buyer. This ensures our promise that a gracious life awaits is delivered with care and quality, every time.
Shea Homes

Shea Homes, one of the nation’s largest privately held homebuilders, was built on a commitment to “The Shea Difference” – caring about complete customer care and satisfaction, in each experience, each neighborhood, and each home. Today, a fourth generation of Shea family members call Charlotte home and oversee daily operations. Shea Homes has grown into one of the region’s most respected builders over the past twenty years by offering unsurpassed style, luxury and quality in each home. With Shea, floor plans are infused with fresh designs developed on the west coast combined with the traditional look favored in the south. Our experienced and dedicated team of designers, sales and construction professionals help to guide new homeowners through the entire process of turning their dream home into a reality.