Couture Homes, under the leadership of Gary Hartogh, is distinguished by his decades-long expertise and a visionary approach that sets its homes apart. With a commitment to innovation and dedication to project execution, Couture Homes has become highly sought after in the luxury home sector, earning acclaim and numerous national awards. Gary's extensive background in property development and construction, spanning over 40 years across commercial, high-end residential, and specialized luxury projects such as golf course and marina communities, underscores his ability to deliver expert services in the luxury custom homebuilding market. 

Throughout his career, Gary led numerous innovations in luxury living, driven by his unwavering commitment to client satisfaction, technical proficiency, and project management skills. Gary, a native of South Africa, has led a global lifestyle alongside his wife, including a significant period in Europe before settling in Florida for the past 20 years. Initially in Palm Beach County and now in Ocala, he resides on a picturesque farm that provides sanctuary to over 50 horses. Leisurely pursuits such as playing golf and driving his pair of carriage horses fill Gary's spare time with joy. 

The cornerstone of Couture Homes' success lies in it's ability to seamlessly integrate function and form, prioritizing the needs of clients whilst striving for excellence. This approach ensures that clients see significant returns on their investment, leading to enduring partnerships and repeat projects. As we look to the future, the Couture Homes team remains committed to pushing the boundaries of design and construction, creating homes and equine estates that are as unique and remarkable as the individuals who inhabit them.

Couture Homes continues to set a new standard in luxury home building. Builder Magazine, the leading industry publication, named Couture Homes 'America's Best Builder'. Other awards include the Lee Evans Award for Management Excellence, Leadership Business Council Award, and numerous Prism Gold Awards

Telephone: 352-278-2750 / 561-307-6911



​Where passion meets precision in the art of homebuilding

"The team at Couture Homes are professionals
in every sense of the word. What we thought would be impossible building a house from a thousand miles away, it was a joy filled experience. Couture Homes is the hallmark of Florida custom homebuilders."

- Mary Ann Sansone, Client

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Couture Homes  -  License # CBC1267016  -  Telephone 352-278-2750 or 561-307-6911  -  6998 N. US Highway 27, Suite 114, Ocala, FL 34482.