New Construction

New Construction Services

If you are looking to build your own custom home in Oldham County, Walt Schumm has got you covered! Walt Schumm has been an Oldham County resident for the past 45 years and has had a passion for the community and its development. He now has experience as a realtor, developer, and three-decade-long custom home builder. His construction services include high-quality finishes and the latest technology and has services available for all price ranges.

Walt Schumm has been listed in Business First as one of the Greater Louisville area’s largest home builders by number of homes. Services are now also being offered in Shelby County, Henry County, and the Louisville, Kentucky Metro area.

Some of the benefits to look forward to when choosing Walt Schumm Custom Building are:

  • Energy-efficient homes beyond the Energy Smart ratings
  • Options for various price points and project lengths
  • High-quality material usage that will last the years to come

Construction Services

Walt Schumm Custom Building offers a wide variety of construction services. From the foundation and framing to the exterior finish, the team of experienced construction workers is there for you. Some common areas of work include:

  • Exterior work
  • Kitchens
  • Bathrooms
  • Bedrooms
  • Livingrooms
  • Outbuildings/Garages
  • Detailing
  • Home Additions


There are many neighborhood lots available for your dream construction projects in various areas and price points. Current lots include the Estates of Ballard Woods, Farmhouse Estates, Grand Oaks, ParkVue Townhomes, Summit Parks, and Sycamore Run.

Estates of Ballard Woods

The Estates of Ballard Woods is a premium upgrade to the estate neighborhood in Smithfield, just outside of LaGrange. The sought-after Smithfield, KY, development includes available one and two-acre lots with mature trees and well-groomed landscaping. Many of these lots are in convenient shopping locations and are near great school systems.

Farmhouse Estates

There are also many available lots in Farmhouse Estates. The Crestwood, KY, site is made up of 24 total lots, with many still available between 1 and 1.5 acres.

ParkVue Townhomes

For custom-built two and three-bedroom condominium options, there are also available condos in Crestwood, KY. Each has its own one or two-car garage and open-living floor plans.

Grand Oaks

Located in Crestwood, KY. This area is made up of 102 total lots with a lot of space and is located within a convenient shopping area.

Summit Parks

This re-established development on Jericho Road in LaGrange has many open lot availabilities perfect for those looking for more affordable properties. These lots range from about 0.28 to 0.62 acres.

Sycamore Run

Sycamore Run is located just near La Grange and I-71 (exit 22) and offers great large one-acre lots. This neighborhood also has a rural-free atmosphere and still has open lot availability.