Building Dreams Since 1980
Jerry C. Reeves built his first home in 1980, and for the last 35 years has made his name building the highest quality custom homes the Pacific Northwest has to offer. Since he began J.C. Reeves Corporation, Jerry has developed 20 communities and built over 2,100 homes in the Portland Metropolitan area. He continues to build today with the same eye for elegance, commitment to luxury, and attention to detail that made his reputation great, with a renewed commitment to sustainable design and true-green engineering.
— The Gold Standard for Quality, Comfort & Luxury —
Setting the Bar for Green Building
J.C. Reeves was building green before it was a selling point, but there’s more to green building than energy usage and carbon footprint. Most builders are concerned with these basic measures of eco-friendliness, but how much thought is put into the health of the people who live inside? Many of the traditional materials used to construct a house are toxic, which can negatively impact the health of everyone that lives there.
Jerry is committed to building healthy homes, inside and out. He specializes in the use of natural, non-toxic materials and uses a global strategy for green building called true-green engineering.
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- We were introduced to the Salem area due to a promotional transfer with the United States Postal Service, and with that we were faced with finding a new home in Salem. After just finishing building a new home of our own, and knowing how significant the long term effects of spending a little more to get what it takes to have a home that is built to last is, we knew it would be a difficult task to find a new home with the construction quality and the elements necessary to satisfy us. Some of the things that Jerry Reeves does when he builds a home that the normal buyer does not recognize that impressed us were; he uses plank sub-floor which no other builder in the area does because it is more labor intensive and material cost is more, the exterior walls are plywood instead of particleboard, and the extensive use of millwork in the trim. These are just a few of the reasons we chose to buy this home. Our feelings were that with a builder such as Mr. Reeves, that has been in the business of building million dollar plus homes for 20-30 years, is in it for the long term. Mr. Reeves philopsophy of putting the extra expense in areas where buyers normally do not pay any attention, indicated to us quality is the top priority.Gregory & Stephanie V.
- Thank you for the wonderful home! We entered into this home-building agreement knowing we were working with a quality builder, but were even more convinced as we saw first hand the differences between good building and excellent building. You certainly deserve the reputation you have worked hard to obtain. Thank you again for your willingness to work with us in spite of the distance to Corvallis. We plan to be in this home a very long time and are so pleased with how everything turned out. Let's hope this is the last house we live in, but if the opportunity presents itself, we would not hesitate to build another J.C. Reeves home.Karen & Rick H.
- We would like to take this opportunity to let you know how much we love our home. We have just begun our fourth year here. This is the fifth time we have purchased a new home and it is by far the finest. We are very proud of this beautiful home, love the great floor plan, high ceilings and overall design. When we first began looking for a new home, it was quite apparent that this house was of superior quality to others we saw. Once we decided this was the house for us, we began working with Jerry to make some additions. All these jobs were done with the same outstanding quality exhibited in the original construction. At one point we refinanced to take advantage of a much lower interest rate and were happy to discover our home had gained significantly in value and was noted by the appraiser to be superior in construction quality than ALL the other comparison homes.Steve & Candy S.
Northwest Born and Bred
J.C. Reeves Corporation is licensed and bonded in Oregon and Washington. We build and remodel most frequently in the Portland Metropolitan Area, Lake Oswego, Tualatin, and Sherwood, Oregon, as well as Vancouver and Woodland,Washington.
J.C. Reeves is also available to build and consult in California.
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Jerry C. Reeves, President of J.C. Reeves Corporation, earned his Structural Engineering degree from the Oregon Institute of Technology. He received his Professional Engineering certificates from Oregon, Washington, and California. In 2010 he completed a 9 month Classical Feng Shui program at the Golden Gate School of Feng Shui.
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