Crafting Dreams for Over 20 Years in North Vancouver

Premier Custom Home Builder in Metro Vancouver and the Lower Mainland

Nicons, your trusted name in custom home building, extends a warm welcome to North Vancouver, British Columbia. This vibrant city, seamlessly connected to Downtown Vancouver via the SeaBus, sets the stage for your dream home against the breathtaking backdrop of the North Shore mountains and a stunning Downtown panorama. With over two decades of experience, Nicons specializes in newly-built contemporary suburban homes, stylish duplexes, and comfortable townhouses. As your general contractor and custom home builder, Nicons is here to bring your vision to life. Explore our portfolio of meticulously designed dream homes and experience the difference that Nicons brings to custom home building.

I have been working with Nicons Enterprises as a contractor for 4 years.And never have I seen a committed builder like him.He is such a nice guy and in his company, they provide service.With high quality and excellence.

Seyed Saheb Matouri

We used this company. Very reliable, honest, punctual, working like a German clock. High quality work performed, under budget and very fast. Call Ian for all of your needs.

Gabe Kovacs

We had some major repairs done some time back and were very pleased with the outcome. Ian was very responsive to our needs and shown professionalism.

Surrey Mitsubishi Manager
Newly-Built Contemporary Suburban Home with North Shore Mountain Views and Downtown Panorama, North Vancouver, BC
Nicons - Your Trusted Custom Home Builder and General Contractor.
Where to Start

What You Should Know Before Hiring a Home Builder in North Vancouver

If you are considering hiring a home builder in North Vancouver, there are a few things you should know before you make your decision. Not all builders are created equal, and it is important to choose one that will be a good fit for your project and your budget. Here are some tips to help you choose the right builder for your home:

Do your research

Before you hire a builder, it is important to do your research and ask around for recommendations. Talk to your family and friends, and see if they have any recommendations. You can also search online for reviews of local builders.


Meet with several builders

Once you have a list of builders, it is important to meet with them in person. This will give you a chance to ask questions and get a feel for the builder's personality and style.


Ask for references

Ask the builder for references from past clients. This will give you a better idea of what to expect from the builder's work.


Get a quote

Be sure to get a quote from each builder before you make a decision. This will help you compare prices and find the best deal.


Read the contract carefully

Be sure to read the contract carefully before signing. This will help you avoid any surprises down the road.


Trust your gut

If something feels off about a builder, it is probably best to steer clear. Trust your gut and don't hesitate to ask for more information or to get a second opinion.

Pricing & Budget

How Much Does it Actually Cost to Build a Custom Home?

Building a home is a dream for many people, but what does it actually cost?

Overall Project Costs

There are a lot of variables when it comes to the cost of building a home. The most important factor is the size of the home. Other factors that will affect the cost are the location of the home, the type of materials used, the contractor you choose, and the level of customization you require.

Generally speaking, the cost to build a home ranges from $250 to $350 per square foot. Of course, this is just a general estimate and the final cost will vary depending on the specific details of your project.

Construction Costs

The biggest expense when building a home is typically the construction of the foundation and the framing of the house. Other major expenses include the cost of materials, labor, and permits.

It is important to remember that building a home is a major investment, so be sure to budget accordingly. If you are not confident in your ability to budget for a home build, it may be wise to hire a professional contractor who can help you stay on track.

A home builder and general contractor assessing progress on a custom house.
what we build

Over Twenty Years Experience Over 50+ Satisfied Clients

If you are interested in building a custom home or laneway house in North Vancouver or anywhere in the Lower Mainland, contact us to learn more about our design-build process. We would love to discuss how our team can help you with your project. You can also email, phone, or visit the City’s Development and Building Services Centre to learn more about regulations and the approval process of building a laneway house.

services we provide

Custom Home Builder & Home Renovation Company in

North Vancouver

See all the services we provide, whether it's an interior design, vision consultation, or architectural drawings - we have your expectations and construction fully covered.

Free "dream home" consultation

We do provide a free 30 minutes consultation call where we discuss what mistakes you need to avoid when building your custom home. This quick call helps you to answer any question you have on process, vision, construction, and most importantly - the cost associated to build houses in Vancouver BC and Lower Mainland.

Design & Vision

Picking the best kitchen set, thrill the interior design, or come up with the best garden ideas is always a priority in any custom home projects. We've all been there. Searching for hours on Google and Pinterest. At Nicons, we help you find the best materials, the most reliable supplier, and a good price for a dream home design you always wanted.

Architectural Drawings

A custom home builder in Vancouver (like us) will always work with a licensed architect to create and build houses that last for generations. Whether you're looking for a home renovation, a laneway home, or a custom home - we do have in-house architects ready to outline your new home plans, while keeping the construction costs down.

Planning & Budgeting

Custom homes always require thinking from ground up. Every single aspect of your house will resemble your way of living, the safety of your family, and that dream come true. Having a clear price is the first step into planning. Before building your new home, we take time to write down the entire process and detail that goes in.


Building homes is our biggest pride here. A custom home is always a great investment, especially if you want a place to live in, which you can truly call your own. A successful construction relies on responsive communication, trust, and professional management. At Nicons, we do our best to keep the site clean, always communicate with you, and deal with any challenge as a professional. We have a skilled crew ready to finish your house on time.

Get in touch with us

You don't have to start all alone. Our experts can help you avoid the most common mistakes when building a custom home or renovating it. Schedule a free consultation with us today.

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