About Larson Builders, Inc

Swen Larson, owner and president of Larson Builders, Inc. has been in the construction business in the Iowa City are for over 20 years.

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After framing for some of the area’s best contractors he started his own company, Larson Builders, Inc in 1998 and has grown his business year after year since then.

Notable Achievements:

  1. Developer of Old Towne Village (Single Family homes, multi-family homes, restaurant and business office development area)
  2. Developer of Hollywood Manor Part 9 (single family homes)
  3. Framed over 500 homes in the Johnson County/Corridor area
  4. Recipient of “Builder of Excellence” award for Iowa City HBA Parade of Homes – 2011
  5. Home Builders of Iowa “Big Spike” award winner – 2006
  6. President of Iowa City Home Builders Association – 2006
  7. Affordable Housing Market Analysis Committee Member – 2007
  8. General Contractor for over 50 homes in Johnson County/Corridor area

Larson Builders, Inc is dedicated to the attention to detail and communication that clients deserve to ensure that their vision is carried out within the budget set forth. We will work diligently to give the client a solid understanding of how different materials, construction methods and styles not only influence the end result but influence the budget as well. We are committed to providing an end result that is unwavering regardless of budget.

Contact Larson Builders
For new construction homes we hire sub-contractors that place the same emphasis on quality and service that we do. While being in the business for many years we have cultivated relationships with sub-contractors and vendors and know they offer one of a kind service in Iowa City. We only hire the sub-contractors that we know will serve you best and help you receive high quality construction and the best service offered in Iowa City and the surrounding areas. As an additional perk, all of our clients have the option of going green! Energy efficient services are always available!

Please don’t hesitate to call or email us with any questions you might have, we are always here to serve you!Please browse through our portfolio to take a look at our work!


  1. Construction management services for residential and commercial projects
  2. Construction management services for additions and remodels
  3. Framing sub-contractor
  4. Free estimates for all projects