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La Casa Builders’ former president retires


Ron Steege, co-founder and past president of La Casa Builders Inc., has retired and sold his interest in the Scottsdale-based custom home builder to co-founder, Tim Larson. Steege, a resident of Scottsdale with wife, Jenn, was president of La Casa since its formation in 1991. While building some of the finest luxury homes in the… Read More →

Custom Home: Hacienda de Primavera

by in Creative Designer

The owners call their desert mountainside home “Hacienda del Sueño” (“Dream Home”), but the moniker could also be “Home of Spring,” — “Hacienda de Primavera.” Built by Scottsdale’s La Casa Builders, the 7,248-square-foot Modern Hacienda eloquently expresses the owners’ vision, easily flexing for a multi-faceted lifestyle that finds them as much outside as in —… Read More →

DC Ranch Home Is Nimble, Flexible, Up To The Challenge Of Three Boys

Scottsdale Living Magazine Summer 2012, Photo: Dino Todd

The Yatkowski family uses every inch of their DC Ranch home — all 13,128 square feet of livable space. Paul and Kari Yatkowski’s Southwest-Mediterranean-style two-level at DC Ranch in north Scottsdale includes five bedrooms, nine bathrooms, a five-car garage and a detached 602-square-foot casita with another bedroom and bath, which the couple generously opens for… Read More →

La Casa Builders: A Well-Built Partnership

La Casa Builders
by in Profiles

La Casa Builders Inc. started on solid rock. “I was building a home at the base of Pinnacle Peak Mountain,” recalls Ron Steege, a co-principal, with Tim Larson of the Scottsdale-based custom builder now in its 20th year. The 10,000-square-foot north Scottsdale home was designed by John Rattenbury, senior architect at Taliesin Architects, founded by… Read More →