John and Lindsay work as a team to build your custom dream home. From concept, planning and design they make it a priority to communicate to the client during each stage of construction to ensure all needs are being met. Your satisfaction is most important to them and they work together as a team to ensure you love your new home.
Get to know owner/project manager John McKinney. He works tirelessly to serve our common purpose: to provide an exceptional custom home experience with honesty, integrity, quality, and open communication. John McKinney is an award winning builder committed to building quality custom homes in East Texas.
Born and raised in Tyler, he is proud to call East Texas home. John graduated from Abilene Christian University with a B.A. in Management and moved to the Dallas/Fort Worth area to pursue a career in construction. He worked for large building companies Lennar and Meritage Homes in DFW. John earned numerous builder of the month awards and the prestigious builder of the year award while working for Meritage Homes. Although working in the metroplex was truly rewarding, John moved back to Tyler in 2010 in pursuit of starting his own home building company. Once establishing McKinney Homes, John won the Excellence Under 45 award from the Texas Association of Builders (TAB). Currently, John serves on the board of Tyler Area Builders Association (TABA) as well as the Texas Association of Builders (TAB) and works hard to stay connected to the building needs of East Texas. John also currently chairs the Membership Committee at the Texas Association of Builders (TAB) and serves on the City of Tyler Construction Board of Adjustments and Appeals. In 2018, John was president of Tyler Area Builders Association (TABA) and was also awarded Builder of the Year in 2018.
John is committed to providing a quality custom home for all home owners here in East Texas and has an undeniable passion and desire to deliver outstanding homes with superior service.
Get to know Design Consultant Lindsay McKinney. Lindsay stays up to date on all the current home design trends. She works to help you pinpoint your style, whether it's modern, traditional, rustic or somewhere in-between she makes sure your home fits your personality. She collaborates with clients on idea books and attends meetings at each finish out appointment to ensure your selections are communicated effectively. Most of all: she loves planning, designing, and cares about your project. She brings value to every interaction, and our customers love her. In 2020, Lindsay was a Best Kitchen Renovation ($100K-$125K) finalist and won an award for Best Bathroom Renovation ($75K-$100K) from TAB. Previously, Lindsay was awarded Best Kitchen Renovation under $40K and Best Bathroom Renovation under $10K from TAB.
Allison Jones is a project superintendent at McKinney Homes. Over the past two years she has completed spec homes, assisted in remodels as well as custom homes. Allison pursued a career in construction because she loves seeing an idea become a reality. Using her bachelor’s degree in construction management, she has enjoyed doing just that. While working, she has learned the ins and outs of what takes place behind the scenes. She works directly with clients, sub-contractors, and suppliers to ensure each project is built to exact specifications. “I love this company because I am surrounded by people who truly care about one another and have a common goal to create something magnificent. Continuing to grow in this company has given me the confidence I need to best represent McKinney Homes.”