May 1, 1998
Jeff Seal works on home renovation project with father Mike Seal during his college years. From roofing to laying tile, Jeff gains insight into home construction.
May 25, 1999
Jeff Graduates from Texas Tech
Jeff graduates from Texas Tech with a Bachelor of Business Finance and moves to Dallas to work as a Building Construction Manager.
October 10, 2002
Seal & Seal Incorporated Established
Jeff moves back to his hometown of Lubbock, establishes Seal & Seal Inc. with Mike Seal, establishes Jeff Seal Homes of Distinction (custom homes) and Ventura Homes (semi-custom homes).
October 11, 2002
Jeff Joins NAHB and WTHBA
Jeff becomes an official member of many accredited home builder associations.
July 1, 2004
New Office Space
Seal and Seal Inc. opens new office space, the new home of Jeff Seal Homes of Distinction and Ventura Homes.
January 1, 2007
First Construction in Seminole, TX
Ventura Homes begins construction on new homes in Seminole, a town of about 6,430 people.
April 18, 2008
Abby Carter Joins the Team
Abby Carter, current Principal Designer, joins the team. Abby holds a bachelor of Interior Design from Texas Tech University. She brings experience from a Dallas staging design firm, with published projects. She also holds additional experience with home furnishing vignettes and has the natural eye for design.
January 1, 2009
Ventura Homes Begins Lubbock Construction
Ventura Homes begins to consistently start building new homes in Lubbock neighborhoods.
June 10, 2011
First Parade Home
Ventura Homes does their first home in the Parade of Homes in Lubbock. Wins award for: Best Outdoor Living.
December 12, 2013
Tuscan Style Magazine Publication
Jeff Seal Homes of Distinction is published in Tuscan Style Magazine.
December 12, 2013
Country French Magazine Publication
Jeff Seal Homes of Distinction is published in Country French Magazine.
October 10, 2016
Top Builder on Houzz.com
Ventura Homes becomes a top builder for Lubbock, Texas on Houzz.com, a major directory for design professionals.