Beautiful contemporary kitchen remodel

Who We Are


Estate Homes is a team of Architects, Interior Designers, and Builders dedicated to creating beautiful spaces for clients throughout the Seattle-Bellevue area. We specialize in everything from small remodels to brand new custom homes.

What We Believe


Estate Homes was founded on the belief that designers and builders should work together. Our in-house team of architects, interior designers, and builders work side by side to provide clients with a seamless experience from beginning to end.

Living room remodel with ceiling beams
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We feel so fortunate to have found Estate Homes, and we love the staff and workers who gave their time, expertise, and professionalism to our beautiful project.

- Dick & Nancy

Custom home remodel with beautiful curb appeal

How We Work


Our interdisciplinary design-build process provides flexibility as well as financial control to ensure that our clients receive designs they love for a price they can afford.

More about our process

Where We Work


Bellevue, Clyde Hill, Edmonds, Everett, Issaquah, Kenmore, Kirkland, Lynnwood, Medina, Mercer Island, Mukilteo, Redmond, Sammamish, Seattle, Shoreline, Snohomish, Woodinville and more.

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Kirkland Condo dramatic hallway to living room

Estate Homes is owned and operated by C.J. Christensen


C.J. received his architectural degree from Washington State University in 2004. After graduating he spent six years working for famed architect Frank Gehry in Los Angeles where he helped design the New World Symphony Concert Hall in Miami Beach, and the Guggenheim Art Museum in Abu Dhabi. In 2011 C.J. moved back to the Seattle area, where he spent four years working for Olson Kundig Architects on high end private residences in Seattle, Los Angeles, New York, Sun Valley, and Taipei.

In 2017 he started his own architectural practice focusing on residential remodels and new custom homes. C.J. purchased Estate Homes in January of 2019 and continues to work with previous owner Ken Cornett and the rest of the staff to deliver the highest quality designs, projects, and client experiences. C.J. is involved in all projects and brings a level of creativity, expertise, and artistry that is unique in the design-build industry.

Come Work With Us


We are always on the lookout for great people to join our team. Please review our current openings.