Custom Homes Are Not For Everyone

Why Custom Homes are Better for Your Family If you’re on the fence (no pun intended) about whether or not a custom home is right for your family, consider the features and benefits. [...]

R.E.A.’s Custom Home Mission

Since Jeff Bogard started R.E.A. Homes, the mission has been simple: build custom homes that provide more comfort and luxury for the whole family to enjoy. Using better building practices, modern design, and [...]

R.E.A. Homes Featured in The Scout Guide

We Have Been “Scouted” R.E.A. Homes is being featured in the first edition of The Scout Guide: Saint Louis Guide. Locally owned and edited—there are 60+ guides nationally—each annual guide highlights premier independent businesses [...]

Best Home Features

R.E.A. Homes’ High Performance Luxury HomesSM incorporate modern design, smart technology, and green building features to create an environment for you and your family that provides superior efficiency, comfort, and luxury. These include: Sustainable [...]

Custom Homes for the Future Family

Technology advancements abound in most industries and custom home building has its share of innovations. New best-building practices include pre-manufactured wall panels, custom HVAC systems, solar panels, and indoor/outdoor living spaces. Such advancements [...]

Healthier HVAC Systems

A final, but important piece of the homebuilding puzzle is ensuring the highest-possible air quality. While entirely eliminating air quality hazards is impossible, much can be done to minimize exposure. One of [...]

Green Building Basics

R.E.A. Homes recently stopped by the St. Louis County Library to talk about green building practices. Jeff Bogard and Marc Bluestone of SmartHouse Heating and Cooling spoke on behalf of the Missouri Gateway [...]

Fall 2017 Newsletter

The leaves are changing but our mission to build High Performance Luxury Homes℠ stays the same. R.E.A. Homes continues to lead the pack as St. Louis, Missouri’s premier luxury custom homebuilder. We incorporate [...]

New Energy Efficient Modern Farmhouse

R.E.A. Homes recently broke ground on a second custom home! This new modern farmhouse style home in Ladue will feature a mixture of sustainable luxury and green components. Our partners at EFS Energy [...]

Custom vs Commodity

One of the most important and exciting decisions you may ever make is to build a custom home! While home building can be a complicated process, R.E.A. Homes ensures you get the High [...]