Kingston Homes is the premier home builder in greater Houston, offering luxury within reach in the most desirable areas.
We build in master-planned communities, which focus on cultivating strong neighborhoods and strong schools and all of our homes embrace timeless architectural traditions, with elegant exteriors, open flowing interiors, and luxurious details. As a sign of our financial strength and our belief in the Texas new home market, we always maintain one of the largest inventories of move-in ready homes and construction-ready homesites. So whether you are relocating from across the street or across the nation, your dream to move up can come true quickly. From the minute you start looking for a new home, until years after you’ve moved in, Kingston Homes works hard to make sure you are always happy with your home buying decision.
Chris has been with the company for the past 24 years. A longtime resident of Sugar Land TX, Chris earned his bachelor’s degree from Southwest Texas State University in 1981, after which he entered into the remodeling business for a few years before going to work for Royce Homes in 1984. In 1993 Chris was called upon to go work for the newly formed Legend Home Corporation which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2016. Over the years Legend Homes has added new brands such as Princeton Classic Homes and their new flagship brand Kingston Homes. Chris has, and continues, to play an integrate roll in the success and growth of all of these brands since the company’s inception.
Craig has been with the company for the past 14 years. A native Houstonian now residing in Fulshear TX, Craig earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Oklahoma in 2004, and began working for Legend/Princeton Classic Homes right out of college. He began his career as a warranty representative and soon moved into building starter homes. Soon after he moved on to building semi-custom and custom homes with Princeton Classic Homes for many years before moving into a newly formed Urban product line consisting of custom and semi-custom homes and townhomes as well as a build on your lot program.
Craig moved into a management role in early 2015 and the urban division and Build on Your Lot program then turned into what is now the company flagship of Kingston Homes.
John has been with Legend for the past 2 years working primarily on custom builds and townhome projects. His past work experience includes a prior 10 year employment with Legend Homes and before that a project manager for local furniture installation company. Born and raised in Houston and a graduate from the University of Houston with a BA in Business management John has called Houston and the surrounding areas his home for all his life. He has worked in all different facets of residential home construction. Starting with entry level homes to launching Legends new home builds for rental property from his latest achievement in bringing Princeton’s Urban Townhome division alive by building and closing the first 8 townhome units from 2 different jobsites. He continues to work closely in the Townhome division and has recently constructed million dollar customs for the launch of the new Flagship Kinston Brand.
Lance was raised on the family farm and ranch in Central West Texas where he learned the values of hard work and dedication. He has been with the company a combined 9 years. Upon graduating from high school, top 10 in his class, he spent one year at Angelo State University and then transferred to Texas A&M University, which he graduated from in 2004. He immediately went to work for Royce Homes, undergoing a homebuilding training program and working for the warranty department for six months and then building starter homes. In 2006, Lance went to work for Legend Homes, building starter homes and eventually the Princeton line of homes. In 2013, he left Legend to work for MI homes, building their high-end Galleria series, where he broadened his knowledge and understanding of the high-end product. In 2015, Lance returned to Legend Homes, working with the urban development unit, building semi-custom and custom homes throughout the Houston area.
Dale has been employed with this company for four years now. Born in Seguin Texas, raised in San Antonio Texas. He studied at Trinity University and received a Bachelor’s Degree in 1983. He started his career in building because of his father who was a developer and builder in Seguin. He worked from a couple of builders to learn BOYL and customs. He spent a majority of his time building upper end spec housing. His career shifted into the commercial construction field building commercial skylights. With the adoption of his girls the traveling days had to come to an end. With that I he was fortunate enough to become a team member here and since his beginning he has been involved in the production of upper and middle end Townhouses.
Tony has been with the company for 12 years. A native Houstonian, Eagle Scout, residing in the Spring Branch area where he grew up, Tony earned his Bachelor of Environmental Design from Texas A&M University College of Architecture in 1986.
Tony has 30 years of experience with Houston homebuilding including design, custom cabinetry and both production and custom homes construction.
Steve Hansen has worked with the company for over 17 years, since joining Legend in 1999. He has worked for many different parts of the company throughout those years supporting a variety of product lines in many different communities and many different roles. Steve received his Bachelor’s degree in Business in 1992 from Johnson State College in Vermont. He spent many years in Texas in his youth as the family moved to follow his father’s posts in the US Army and made his way back to Texas in 1993. Prior to working for the company, Steve worked as a construction manager for another home builder in the Houston area, McGuyer Homebuilders, Inc.
Travis has been with Legend Homes for the past 14 years. A native Texan, Travis now calls the city of Brazoria home. After receiving his Bachelor’s Degree from McNeese State University in 1998, Travis started his professional career with Enterprise Leasing of New Orleans. In 2001, Travis moved back to Houston and entered the construction world. Beginning as a construction manager with MHI, Travis also worked as a Project Manager for Hampton Homes. In 2004 he joined the team at Legend Homes. Serving as a construction manager, Travis has work on every product line Legend Homes offers. This has included starter homes, rental properties, multifamily, commercial, semi-custom, and custom homes. Travis has been with Legend’s flagship brand Kingston Homes since day one and continues to build for them all over the city of Houston and surrounding areas.
A native Texan, and graduate of Vidor high school, Leonard has been with the company since 1998. Before settling down at Kingston Homes, Leonard did his fair share of traveling around before settling back in Houston. Starting off by giving back to his country, Leonard completed two separate tours of duty in Vietnam as a heavy equipment operator for the U.S. Navy’s Construction Battalion Seabees.
Your Trusted Homebuilder
It’s a great feeling to move up to the new Texas home you’ve always dreamed about. It’s an even greater feeling to know that your homebuilder is a company with a long track record for quality construction and customer satisfaction.
Since the company bringing you Kingston Homes was founded in 1991, we have built over 10,000 new homes all over the Texas area. We’re not only a homebuilder but also a community developer who understands the importance of strong neighborhoods and strong schools. And when we partner with leading master-planned community developers to offer Kingston homes in some of the finest locations, our partnership is even stronger than the sum of its parts. Because we know your time is valuable, Kingston Homes has our own mortgage and title companies, and we back up our homes with the excellent HOME of Texas Warranty Program.