Tran + Thomas has worked with James Lavoy and Rick Forner on two new construction homes and enjoyed every minute of it! James and Rick are so professional and do a beautiful job. Their skills are amazing and we love how they met each other… Rick built James’ custom home!
James LaVoy has a background in IT consulting and business management. He and his wife, Carrie, had Rick build their Olathe home in 2000. When James was looking for a career change, he partnered with Rick to manage the business and marketing side of Forner – LaVoy Builders. He has a college sophomore and high school senior. In his spare time, he loves watching and attending sporting events, woodworking, and rivaling Rick as the King of Cabernet. CONTACT JAMES
Rick Forner has been building and remodeling homes in the Kansas City area for nearly 30 years. His exceptional attention to detail has earned him the reputation as “the pickiest homebuilder in KC”. He joined forces with James after building the LaVoy’s family home 19 years ago. Forner – LaVoy has received numerous home building awards over the years along with a wealth of satisfied clients. Rick is married to Kathy and they have two grown sons. His hobbies include motor cross, camping, and enjoying a nice Cabernet CONTACT RICK