Building Communities for Three Generations

Watts Homes & Construction has been building communities within the greater Kalamazoo, MI area for 50 years! We know a house is more than a building; it’s your home. It’s where your life happens. We are dedicated to making sure your home suits your life. From single family spec homes to condominiums to custom designed – one of a kinds, Watts Homes & Construction is dedicated to giving our customers great places to live!

Now here’s the run down on Watts Homes & Construction history:


  • 1955 - Harry Watts Comes To Kalamazoo, MI

    Harry Watts came to Kalamazoo, Michigan in 1954. After working his way through the construction trades and learning all he could. Harry set his sights on starting his own business.
  • 1972 - The Watts Construction Company is founded

    Harry Watts started the Watts Construction Company and his three sons joined him; making it a real family business.
  • 1974 Don Watts becomes head of the company

    Harry passed on in 1974. His two younger sons decided to pursue different opportunities. Don, along with his wife Joyce, expand the company while raising their children.
  • 1992 - Joy Watts joins the company full time.

    Don’s children Matt and Joy have always been part of the company. That’s the nature of a family business… After completing college they each joined the company. Joy started in 1992.
  • 1995 Matt Watts joins the company full time.

    In 1995 Matt Watts joined the company full time and received his builder’s license in the same year.
  • 1995 Joy Watts gets her builder's licsence

    1995 Joy Watts received her builder’s license from the State of Michigan.
  • 1998 - Joy Watts Gets Her Real Estate License

    In 1998, Joy Watts became a licensed Real Estate Agent in the state of Michigan.
  • 2000 - Matt Watts receives his Real Estate License

    In 2000, Matt Watts received his Real Estate License. Becoming licensed to sell real estate in the state of Michigan.
  • 2003 - Joy Watts gets her real estate associate broker's license

    In 2013, Joy Watts became a licensed associate broker within the State of Michigan.
  • 2015 Watts Construction becomes Watts Homes & Construction

    In 2015 we became known as Watts Homes & Construction.

Like us on Facebook!  |  Subscribe on YouTube!  |  Get to know us on Pinterest!  |  We’re on Linkedin!  |  Follow us on Instagram!

If you’d like to know more about Watts Homes & Construction history please feel free to call us at: 269-345-3859