John Tomson, Realtor
From the corporate office to the construction site, John Tomson is ready to build your dream home with Tomson Custom Home Builders. As a real estate developer for one of the country’s biggest residential builders, John knows how to manage every detail of new construction, from acquiring the land to picking out tile.
“There is nothing more satisfying than handing someone the keys to their new dream home, and no matter how many times I have done it, it has always brought a smile to my face. Now that I am able to do that in my back yard with my own company the feeling is immeasurable.”
John was born and raised on the Main Line and attended the Radnor Schools. He graduated with a business degree from Loyola College in Maryland, before earning his MBA at Villanova School of Business. After college, John went into finance, managing portfolios for high net worth clients and setting the foundation for his expansive knowledge of business.
For the past 5 years, John has been a Project Manager and Developer for Toll Brothers in the Greater Philadelphia region. In a hard hat and work boots, John was responsible for more than 500 new home builds spanning across Chester and Delaware Counties. He was responsible for the sales team, the construction staff including bidding, awarding and managing all the sub-contractors. John understands every aspect of new construction from pricing to painting. His background and expertise is invaluable in this corner of the real estate market…
“I grew up on the main line and have lifelong friends that I played sports with from Chester, through Delaware and up into Montgomery counties. I have always admired the local builders and being able to put my name on something in the heart of the Main Line has given me a great sense of pride.”
John is also a licensed Realtor, following in the footsteps of his mother, Your Main Line Lifestyle Realtor Kathy Tomson and his wife, Lauren Tomson. John and Lauren live in Malvern with their three daughters and golden doodle, Teddy. He is a member of Overbrook Golf Club, where when he’s not on the construction site, he loves to play paddle tennis.
A few fun facts about John:
· He was captain of his college rugby team, and finished 2nd in the country with his men’s
league team Philadelphia Whitemarsh Rugby Club
· Building is also his hobby. He collects and puts together Legos in his free time.
· He knows every step to Michael Jackson’s Thriller dance.