Construction Today - January 2017 - 22
NY/NJ Focus | TAVO DEVELOPMENT
TAVO focuses on building spec
homes in Westchester and
Fairfield counties in New York.
TAVO DEVELOPMENT'S FOUNDER DRAWS ON HIS LIFELONG LOVE OF HOMEBUILDING. BY CHRIS PETERSEN
AVO Development President Steve
Tavolacci has had a lifelong love affair with building homes, and the
says there's nothing in the world he would
rather be doing. From his days growing
up surrounded by the craft to his first job
sweeping floors on his father's projects, Tavolacci says he's never once considered doing
anything else. "As a young kid, I knew this
was always what I wanted to do," he says. "I
knew I had a passion for building and gave
it all I had."
TAVO Development's clients have been
the beneficiaries of that passion for more
than 18 years now, as the company has built
up a strong portfolio of luxury homes in
Westchester County, New York. Tavolacci
says the company's reputation as one of the
CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM JANUARY 2017
* Headquarters: Mount Kisco, N.Y.
* Employees: 65
* Specia y: Luxury custom homes
"As a young kid, is is always
what I wanted to do."
- Steve Tavolacci, president
spec homes in Westchester and Fairfield
counties in New York, and its primary client
base consists of families upgrading from
their starter homes, according to Tavolacci.
No matter what the finished product turns
out to be, he says, every TAVO Development
home is built on the idea that it must be
someplace where he would want his family
to live. Thanks to that philosophy, TAVO
Development has built homes that it and its
clients can be proud of.
region's most successful developers and
homebuilders has come as a result of the
company's hard work, dedication and adherence to a strict but simple code of ethics.
The company concentrates on building
Although TAVO Development builds its
homes on spec, they can stand toe-to-toe
with any custom-built home, according to
Tavolacci. He says his passion for homebuilding means the company can build a
home that features all of the best amenities