modern custom built house Houston


  • Number of bedrooms 6 Bedroom
  • Number of bathrooms 6 full, 2 half
  • Living area footage 8,669 Sq Ft / living area
  • Footage 10,504 Sq Ft / covered area

This home in Tanglewood was designed for a client who wanted a crisp, modern, minimalist aesthetic. The color palette was clean and sophisticated limited primarily to shares of white and tan. This understated approach to design and color allowed us to create a home which successfully blended form, function, and aesthetic to the desires of the homeowner.


  • Sunken bar off foyer
  • Glass-enclosed wine grotto
  • Game room, studio, study
  • Wood paneled pivot front door system
  • White oak floating staircase with glass and steel handrails


Houston's Best PRISM Award: 

  • Best Custom Home Design - $1.5-$2 Million


  • Architect: Mauricio Vela
  • Interior Designer: Marisol Leiva
  • Photographer: Kolanowski Studio

When you hire Sims, you’re not just hiring a contractor.

When you want to build the home of a lifetime, it helps to have someone on your side who’s been doing this for a lifetime. With more than 30 years of experience creating luxury homes for families in the greater Houston area, Sims Luxury Builders offers:

  • Thorough and accurate build budgets and timelines
  • Smarter building methods and materials
  • Access to a loyal, dependable and high-quality subcontractor base
  • A dedicated project manager and construction manager team to oversee every detail of your build
  • An organized and transparent process using collaborative construction management software
  • A close, supportive, and mutually respectful relationship with your architect

Whether you’re just beginning to consider a project or whether you’re ready to get started, talk to us. We’ll make sure you get the utmost value at every stage of the process, and we know exactly how to make building your own custom home as smooth and stress-free as possible.

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