Absolute Construction and Development

December 29, 2023

Award-winning custom home builder in NC's Triangle, specializing in personalized craftsmanship & design in Chatham County & beyond.

For over 15 years, Absolute Construction and Development has been creating beautiful, quality custom homes throughout Chapel Hill, Pittsboro, Fearrington, and surrounding areas that seamlessly blend inspired design and superior craftsmanship.

Led by Ryan and Lisa Skumpija, Absolute Construction and Development aims to turn clients' visions into reality through sophisticated architecture, high-end finishes, and exceptional service.

Reputation for Quality Design and Construction

With over a decade and a half of experience, Absolute Construction and Development has established itself as one of Chapel Hill's premier custom home builders.

Their reputation for inspired architecture, premium materials, and customer satisfaction is unmatched.

The builder has won numerous awards including the Parade of Homes Gold Medal in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2022.

Homeowners rave about their constant communication, transparency, and focus on collaboration throughout the design and building process.


Absolute Construction and Development has made an indelible impact on premier neighborhoods across the Triangle region. Their mastery as custom home builders shines through the following communities:

  • Chapel Ridge in Pittsboro, NC embodies luxury living harmonized with nature's tranquility. This prestigious neighborhood boasts multiple Parade of Homes accolades, including Gold Winner honors nearly every year since 2009 for its resort-style amenities and signature golf course against a pastoral backdrop, yet still convenient to Research Triangle employers.
  • Heritage Pointe in Apex, NC represents the "Peak of Good Living" motto of the surrounding town. With elegant designs and premium finishes setting it apart, this neighborhood offers a sophisticated lifestyle with urban convenience.
  • Hawfields in Pittsboro, NC demonstrates Absolute's commitment to innovative, sustainable, technologically-advanced living. This community sets trends in custom home design, blending functional and green building features to meet evolving homeowner needs. Its modern homes sit amidst Pittsboro's quaint, small-town charm.

The builder has firmly established themselves as an authority in the luxury residential sphere through their discerning craftsmanship of these neighborhoods and more across the Triangle region.

Their dedication to excellence shines through in both their numerous accolades and the stunning communities they have developed.

Custom Home Design and Personalization

Absolute Construction and Development offers luxury Traditional, Craftsman, and Transitional style homes. Sizes typically range from 3,000 square feet up to 6,000+ square feet on larger estate lots.

Every Absolute Construction home is completely customized to the client’s lifestyle and aesthetic vision. Their in-house design team works one-on-one with each homeowner to create a unique living space.

The builder’s sophisticated Design Studio provides endless options to personalize each home through finishes, fixtures, and integrated smart home technology.

Construction Process

Absolute Construction and Development manages the entire construction process in-house, overseeing quality control throughout the 8-14 month timeline. Their focus is on using top-tier materials and superior craftsmanship.

The company is known for utilizing the latest technologies and building science innovations to maximize energy efficiency, durability, and comfort. This results in high-performance homes built to stand the test of time.

Buying an Absolute Construction Home

Absolute Construction and Development constructs homes in Chapel Hill's most prestigious neighborhoods and communities including Governors Club, Chapel Ridge, Fearrington, and more.

Pricing typically ranges from $750,000 up to $2 million+. Exact cost depends on size, features, finishes, and location.

The builder has relationships with over 25 preferred lenders to help buyers finance their dream home. Their team also provides guidance on budgets and managing cost.

The Absolute Construction and Development website showcases photos, videos, and floor plans of completed projects to provide design inspiration.

Guidance from Local Real Estate Expert

As an agent familiar with Absolute Construction and Development, I highly recommend them for custom builds. Here are my insider tips:

  • Take time to understand their proven construction methods and premium materials - quality is their focus.
  • Invest heavily in the design process - their team will actualize your most ambitious ideas.
  • Consider long-term resale value when selecting finishes and materials. Smart upgrades will preserve value.
  • Inquire about their tech integration - Absolute Construction stays on top of smart home trends.
  • Ask about energy efficiency and indoor air quality to improve home health.
  • Use any leverage you have as a buyer, especially on spec homes or lots they've held for over 6 months.

With over 15 years perfecting their craft, you can trust Absolute Construction and Development to deliver a finely-crafted living space that flawlessly blends world-class design and modern functionality.

Tim M. Clarke

About the author

17 years as a Realtor in the Research Triangle, Tim seeks to transform the Raleigh-Durham real estate scene through a progressive, people-centered approach prioritizing trust & transparency.

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