12 Best Bethesda Builders

The 12 Best Bethesda Builders


Bethesda, Maryland, is a highly desirable city to live in. Bethesda is a very affluent area and has highly educated people living there. Below you can read about the twelve best Bethesda builders building new homes.

Bethesda is associated with neighboring communities: Chevy Chase, Kensington, Potomac, McLean, Falls Church, and Washington D.C.
Bethesda is also known for its excellent public and private schools. See the list of schools below.

And Bethesda has been voted the best place to live on many lists, such as Forbes 2009 Best Towns to Live in.

This Bethesda builder designed and built this new contemporary home:


Here Are The 12 Best Bethesda Builders

1. Bethesda Builders

This company, Bethesda Builders, is located in Bethesda. Bethesda Builders has been around since 1994 and have many awards for quality from Houzz.

2. Mid-Atlantic Custom Builders

Mike Ruben is the Chief Operating Officer of this Bethesda new home builder.
Under Mr. Rubens leadership, Mid-Atlantic has been awarded Developer of the year awards.

Mid-Atlantic Builders also has built track home communities in Prince Georges County and Loudoun County. This builder has it’s main office in Rockville.

3. Mitchell & Best Homes

This company has been a quality builder for decades and is headquartered in Rockville. Mitchell & Best also has track home communities of single family homes and townhomes for sale in Howard County.

4. Laurence Cafritz Builders

Laurence Cafritz founded his company in 1992. Cafritz Builders has built many fine new homes in Bethesda and Chevy Chase, and they also perform large remodeling projects.

Cafritz has built many new custom homes in the Edgemoor community in Bethesda.

5. Sandy Spring Builders

Sandy Spring Builders is a high-end new home builder. They have won many new home builder awards and built-in Edgemoor, the Town of Somerset, the Town of Chevy Chase, and many other Bethesda and Chevy Chase neighborhoods. They work with many top architectural firms in town.

6. Natelli Homes

Natelli Homes is located in Gaithersburg, Md., and is an award-winning remodeling and new home builder. This company has been in business for years and has built many homes in Avenel.

7. Meridian Homes

Jonathan and Michael Lerner founded Meridian Homes over 20 years ago. They are quality new home builders and have won many awards.

8. Castlewood Builders

Castlewood is a boutique custom home builder located in Bethesda. They have many fine new homes in Bethesda and Chevy Chase for sale. Todd Wood is the owner of Castlewood Builders.

9. Douglas Construction Group

Doug Monsein founded Douglas Construction Group and is a very successful and high quality Bethesda builder.
Doug has built many award winning new homes in Bethesda and Chevy Chase.

10. Stanley Martin Custom Homes

Stanley Martin Homes (SMH)was founded in 1966 by Martin Alloy. SMH has built many new homes all over Virginia and Maryland.

This company, Bethesda Builders, is located in Bethesda. Bethesda Builders has been around since 1994 and have many awards for quality from Houzz.

11. Paramount Construction, Inc.

We may be a little partial to Paramount Construction, Inc., who are award-winning new home Bethesda builders. Paramount Construction has the largest list of new homes and building lots in Bethesda and the D.C. area.

This Bethesda builder also has five in-house architects. The ability to design new award-winning homes with staff architects sets Paramount apart from other home builders on this list.

Paramount Construction has never designed or built the same home twice. And every new Bethesda home is designed to fit perfectly on each building lot.

And this home-building company is one of the few Bethesda builders specializing in contemporary new homes. Each new home Paramount Construction designs is designed to fit optimally in each building lot.

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12. Mark IV Builders

Mark IV is a Bethesda Builder also headquartered in Bethesda. They specialize
in high-end design, build additions, and remodeling. They are award-winning
remodelers and have done many remodeling projects in Bethesda, Chevy Chase,
Washington DC and Potomac.

Questions about new home in Bethesda? Call 301-370-6463 or schedule a new home strategy call here:


If you’d like to learn more about our Bethesda building lots or building lots in Chevy Chase, Arlington, McLean, Washington DC or Falls Church, call 301-370-6463.


Here’s a new Bethesda home in downtown Bethesda a few blocks to Walter Reed Navel Base and the Medical Center Metro. This home is on a wide and shallow building lot on Fairfield Road (also close to the Harris Teeter Store):



Here’s another new Bethesda home in the Bannockburn neighborhood on Callander Drive. This is a few blocks to Bannockburn Elementary School and the Merrimack Pool: 



And here are three more Bethesda new homes:


1. 5700 Tanglewood Drive Bethesda – 18 minute walk to downtown Bethesda (sales model)
2. 5908 Beech Avenue Bethesda – SOLD
3. 5908 Rolston Road Bethesda – SOLD


Questions about new home in Bethesda? Call 301-370-6463 or schedule a new home strategy call here:


And if you can wait for the home to be built, this Bethesda builder has many, many more Bethesda building lots, here’s just a few:


1. 6002 Maiden Lane Bethesda – 10,300 sf lot – Kenwood Park neighborhood SOLD
2. 6005 Maiden Lane Bethesda – 10,000 sf lot – SOLD
3. 6529 Elgin Lane Bethesda – 14,800 sf lot – Bannockburn neighborhood
4. Amy Lane Bethesda – 11,000 sf lot
5. 5905 Wiltshire Drive Bethesda – 7,200 sf lot – NOT AVAILABLE
6. 8009 Newdale Road Bethesda – 8,900 sf lot – 12 minute walk to Bethesda Metro SOLD
7. 5209 Baltimore Ave. Bethesda – 7,700 sf lot – 20 minute walk to Friendship Heights Metro SOLD
7123 Fairfax Drive Edgemoor neighborhood in Bethesda. Blocks to Bethesda Row. SOLD
9. 7102 Exfair Road Edgemoor Bethesda. 5,500 sf lot – SOLD
10. 5900 Durbin Road Bethesda 13,700 sf lot – SOLD
11. 6517 Wilmett Drive Bethesda 8,500 sf lot – SOLD
12. 4502 Cheltenham Drive Bethesda near BCC High School
13. 7606 Granada Drive Bethesda near Pyle Middle School and the Landon School
14. 6407 W. Halbert Road Bethesda near Bannockburn Elementary School

Paramount Construction has a large list of tear-down building lots and new homes in these Bethesda and Chevy Chase neighborhoods:


1. Cabin John
2. Glen Echo
3. Bannockburn Estates (you’ll love our Nevis Model)
4. Bannockburn Coop – (Check out this excellent building lot)
5. Kenwood Park – (here’s a 10K sf flat lot for sale)
6. Battery Park
7. Bradley Hills – (check out our Garfield Model with a first floor master suite at 8801 Garfield St.)
8. Wyngate – (here’s a brand new Arts & Crafts home for sale)
9. Glen Echo Heights – check our our Iroquois Model built in Glen Echo Heights
10. Mohican Hills
11. Tulip Hills
12. Chevy Chase West – (check out this new home at 4815 De Russey Pkwy)
13. Westboro – (check out this lot at 4602 Chase Ave.)
14. Town of Chevy Chase (check out our Metro Contemporary)
15. Kenwood
16. Town of Somerset (excellent building lot near the Somerset Pool – 4712 Essex Ave.)
17. Edgemoor (7114 Exfair new home – walk to Bethesda Metro)
18. Section 3 Chevy Chase
19. Section 5 Chevy Chase (Williams Lane Section 5 new home coming soon)
20. Brookdale – (walk 5 blocks to Friendship Heights Metro)
21. Brookmont
22. Wood Acres
23. Chevy Chase Village
24. Village of Chevy Chase


Here’s a map of Bethesda and Chevy Chase (circled in red):

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Bethesda Builders map of Bethesda & Chevy Chase

Slideshow map of Bethesda Neighborhoods:


Public primary schools located in Bethesda include:

Ashburton Elementary School
Bannockburn Elementary School
Bethesda Elementary School
Bradley Hills Elementary School
Burning Tree Elementary School
Carderock Springs Elementary School
Seven Locks Elementary School
Westbrook Elementary School
Wyngate Elementary School
Wood Acres Elementary School

Public middle schools located in Bethesda include:

North Bethesda Middle School
Thomas W. Pyle Middle School
Westland Middle School

Public high schools located in Bethesda include:

Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School
Walt Whitman High School
Walter Johnson High School

Private schools located in Bethesda include:

Georgetown Preparatory School
Feynman School
St. Bartholomew (Blue Ribbon elementary school. PK–8)
Little Flower School (K–8[20])
Mater Dei School Norwood (in the Potomac CDP)
Our Lady of Lourdes School
Sidwell Friends School (Lower School)
Saint Jane de Chantal Catholic School (preK–8)
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
The Woods Academy
The Harbor School
The French International School – Lycee Rochambeau
Washington Episcopal School (N–8)
Washington Waldorf School
Oneness-Family School
Bethesda Community School
National Intelligence University


Check out these contemporary new homes for sale in Bethesda. The schools are Walt Whitman HS, Pyle MS and Bannockburn ES. Some of these are walking distance to Walt Whitman HS and just a few minute drive to downtown Bethesda near the Bethesda Apple Store. These Bethesda homes could have a first floor bedroom and an elevator.