About Us

New Urban Home Builders, LLC builds luxury custom homes and renovations in the West Michigan area with an emphasis on customer service and architectural design. NUHB started building homes in 2003 in the greater Grand Rapids area and has developed an extensive portfolio of custom projects tailored to the lifestyles and desires of our clients. We build long-term relationships with clients, spend the time to understand their needs and design a comprehensive budget to fit those needs. With our knowledge of building science and high performance construction, and our collaborations with West Michigan’s most talented architects and designers, we build both beautiful and sustainable homes.

Scott Branc
Scott BrancPrincipal

Scott Branc has always had a passion for Architecture and High Performance Construction. Before starting New Urban Home Builders, Scott received a Mechanical Engineering Degree from Western Michigan University and worked as an engineer for Johnson Controls and Medtronic. The passion for building was too much and in the fall of 2003 he started building custom homes in the greater Grand Rapids area. In the fall of 2007, he sold the business in Grand Rapids and moved to Austin Texas with his wife, where he started New Urban Home Builders of Austin. Scott, his wife, and daughter moved back to Grand Rapids in 2013 to be closer to family and friends. He purchased the company back in 2014 and is now  now responsible for customer service, sales, business development and marketing at New Urban Home Builders. He also is certified from the National Association of Home Builders as a Certified Graduate Builder and Certified Green Professional.