Our team of experts and seasoned artisans make the difference and rise far above the norm and mediocrity as we strive daily to be the best at our chosen craft.Anyone can build a house, but to build a quality home it takes more than boards and beams and lumber yard products. I firmly believe it’s the people we surround ourselves with and the pride and enthusiasm they exude that provides our clients with an unparalleled experience and superior product.
We provide quality at competitive cost, our experienced staff expertly balances the need for qualified trades, products and competitive cost analysis, we don’t settle for lowest bid and never settle on craftsmanship.I am very confident when you learn of the vast experience and dedication of our team you’ll know the value of choosing our firm to complete your dream home.
We have completed several hundred homes, many for CEO’s and Captains of Industry, including other custom home builders personal homes, and the Chairman of the Architectural Review Board of the Cliff’s Community chose our firm, hopefully you will entrust our team with your dream home too.
Thank You,
Douglas Coghlan
Proud President & Team Member


Angela Gardner

Project Manager

Dave Nenno

Project Coordinator

Doug Coghlan


Mike Morgan

Construction Manager



If you are looking for a builder with Integrity…vision…does what he says he’ll do..come in on budget and on time…then Hillcrest Homes is the builder for you !

Diane Johnson

Broker @ Keller Williams

I have worked with Doug Coghlan, he has always provided service and quality to meet the demands of the custom home market at Lake Keowee. I can recommend Doug and his team without reservation to provide quality, creativity and competitive cost for any construction project or custom new home.

Libby Zorbas

Realtor @ Keller Williams

The highest recommendation I can give is when one of my clients highly recommend a Builder. Doug Coghlan comes highly recommended from his custom home clients and  I continue to recommend Doug Coghlan to my clients whom are looking for a custom home builder.

Bruce May

Realtor @ Jocassee Realty



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4 bedrooms

4 bathrooms

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4 bathrooms

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