Mike Thoma grew up in Houston, Texas. After graduating from a Jesuit Prep school, he attended and graduated from Texas Tech University with a Bachelor and a Masters in Mechanical Engineering and a Minor in Math. After working for Honeywell as an engineer, as a sales representative and finally as their Construction Manager, he began a business in Lubbock as a General Contractor forming Mike Thoma Construction in 1980. Since this time he has been building residential and commercial projects in the emerging Lubbock market and the surrounding areas. In addition to building homes, Mike was also a managing partner with Excel Land Development in Lubbock between 1994 and 2007. In 2005 Mike became a Certified Energy Star builder in Lubbock, Texas bringing yet another dimension to the Lubbock Home Market. His homes are thought to be not only the most Energy Efficient but also more technologically advanced than what is generally offered in the Lubbock Real Estate Market. Mike is a member of West Texas Home Builders Association and Lubbock Chamber of Commerce.
Leslie Thoma Graduated from Texas Tech University in 1991 in the Human Services and Family Department and she worked in the State and Local governments in the social work area. She worked as a Program Coordinator for a variety of state local and private agencies until 2001 when she met and married Mike Thoma. After finishing a Post Baccalaureate in Literacy and Language in 2001. she became affiliated with Mike Thoma Construction becoming a licensed Realtor in 2003 and a Licensed Real Estate Broker in 2006. In 2007 she became an Associate Broker with McDougal Realtors. She has continued to educate herself on the trends and continues to acquire additional designations. She has been a top producing Agent for McDougal Realtors since becoming affiliated with them. Leslie continues to exceed expectations in the Lubbock Real Estate Market and as a partner in building with Mike Thoma Construction’s Residential and Commercial businesses.
Since 2001 both Mike and Leslie have been building primarily upscale speculative and custom residential homes and occasional commercial building projects in the Lubbock area. Mike Thoma and Leslie Thoma know that a quality property is built of more than brick and mortar.They are committed providing their customers not only a unique home or commercial property but also provide a personalized and highly individual custom service approach on all their projects. Mike Thoma Construction’s subcontractors are selected for their reliability and dedication to maintain the high standards of quality. Both Mike and Leslie personally monitor and supervise each job to ensure that their product honestly reflects the high standards and commitment to quality that our clients and the Lubbock community have come to expect from us.
Mike Thoma Construction has amassed a large and very satisfied customer base and has maintained a continued reputation of high quality homes in the Lubbock area real estate market. To both Mike and Leslie, it is not just about building a property. It is about the commitment to building trust through integrity. Whether their clients purchase one of their existing homes or choose to utilized their custom home building services, they strive to provide high quality and personalized services for their clients from the beginning to the end of the building process to produce a finished property that exceeds their client’s expectations at a fair price.