OCTOBER 5 LUXE elevates the extraordinary to the sublime by applying uncompromising excellence at every phase of a project, from design to build and beyond.

Discover how a home built by October 5 becomes its own work of art, or explore some of our Luxury projects.


Kitchen Times Two

A new interior kitchen/great-room renovation is complemented with an outdoor kitchen, complete with an exquisite pizza oven that brings the family together.

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Upcoming Luxury Projects

Newport Coast

Perched on top of a hill with one-of-a-kind panoramic views from Catalina Island to the northern edge of the San Gabriel Mountains, this custom private estate will be undergoing a major renovation that you will want to see. Several additions, custom kitchens & baths, opening interior walls, revamp pool & spa, custom hardwood flooring are just a few of areas under redesign.

Big Bear, California

Overlooking Big Bear Lake, this stunning deep-water lakefront home is perched on Gilner Point in coveted Sawmill Cove. From gorgeous mountain sunrises to spectacular sunsets enjoyed on the lakefront decks, this luxury home evokes the opposite of cabin fever—the owners will never want to leave!

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

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Luxury Achieved

Learn more about October 5 Luxury and how our approach leads to prefection.

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Fine Home Building with October 5

Each month in OCTOBER 5 STORIES, we publish an illuminating article on one of the many facets of designing and building a fine home. Choose from the articles below.

Client Expectations

Client Expectations ›

Every project has two clients: the homeowner and the building. Recognizing that both parties possess unspoken expectations of our Design/Build team, you may ask, “When does October 5’s focus shift from one client to the other?“

Which Construction Contract is Right for My Project?

Which Construction Contract is Right for My Project? ›

While Guaranteed Maximum Price Contracts have always been our go-to method of engagement, there are times when circumstances require a different solution.

The Importance of Balance and Symmetry

The Importance of Balance and Symmetry ›

The proper use of balance and symmetry turns ordinary projects into extraordinary homes. Learn what steps all fine home builders should take to reduce the unbearable noise generated by imperfection.

Subtraction In Action

Subtraction In Action ›

Learn more about the practical, real-world improvements the process of subtraction can lend to your remodel or fine home construction. We’ll look at lighting, textures, and much more.

Cutting Through The Clutter

Cutting Through The Clutter ›

Incorporating subtractive thinking into the design process enables fine home builders to create a home imbued with a sense of calm and purpose from the start.

The Home Building Revolution

The Home Building Revolution ›

There’s a healthier process for designing, budgeting, and building your dream home. It’s called Design-Build and it’s revolutionizing how fine home construction and remodels achieve success.