About Windrush

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Windrush Custom Homes is owned and operated by Stephen C. Platt, Jr. and R. Jeffrey Burgfechtel, Esq. Steve brings extensive experience in residential construction, having personally built over 500 homes in his career and has been responsible for the quality and construction of over 2000 homes. Jeff is an attorney, who after personally experiencing the quality and commitment shown by Steve and his team at Windrush Homes when they built his own home, joined forces with Steve to take Windrush Homes to the next level. They are both intensely focused on growing the company while maintaining the same high standards of quality, personal interaction, attention to detail and total customer satisfaction that has made Windrush Homes a highly-sought after builder.

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Steven C Platt Jr

Stephen Platt has enjoyed a successful career in home building before starting Windrush Custom Homes. He has a degree in Managerial Finance from the University of Mississippi. Stephen has been in the home building industry for more than 20 years. During this period, Stephen has won numerous awards, including Builder of the Month several times, Builder of the Quarter three times, Most Cost Efficient Builder, All-Star Performer two times, Shooting Star Award of Achievement, Community Team of the Quarter numerous times, Cost Buster Award two times, Most Homes Completed in a calendar year, and Outstanding Builder Award. creativity and entrepreneurial spirit. 

Throughout his career Stephen has had the opportunity to start new communities all over the DFW area, restructuring communities that were in trouble, and training countless new construction managers using techniques that he developed to facilitate the homebuilding process. He is consistently able to build within budgets, keep construction times down while meeting or exceeding homebuyer expectations. Stephen once closed 34 homes in the 4th quarter of 2000, with 100% saying they would recommend Stephen to build another home. This provided a springboard to being promoted to Area Construction Manager. Stephen's training in The United States Navy with the Construction Battalion (Seabees) provided him with his first and most valuable training in construction. The Navy taught him that any and all jobs at hand must be done right the first time. While in the Navy, he was awarded 2 Letters of Commendation, and was selected as Reserve Non-Rated Seabee of the Year in 1991. He received his Honorable Discharge in 1995.

R. Jeffrey Burgfechtel

R. Jeffrey Burgfechtel
R. Jeffrey Burgfechtel (Jeff) together with Steve Platt, Windrush Custom Homes, Inc. has been building luxury custom homes in Dallas, Frisco, Prosper, Allen, Fairview, Lucas, Celina, Flower Mound, Southlake, Westlake, The Colony and surrounding areas. He takes pride in building only luxury custom homes with a passionate attention to detail, personal attention, trustworthiness and dedication to building outstanding homes for their clients.

Prior to joining Windrush, Jeff was Managing partner responsible for all business activities at the Law Offices of Burgfechtel & Parent, a firm specializing in family and domestic relations matters throughout western Wisconsin. Jeff was also a instructor at the University of Wisconsin - Stout, where he taught business law.

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