Design Builders are known for unique homes designed and built just for you, inspired by you. Design Builders Bay of Plenty’s team look after the region that covers Waihi to the northernmost tip of the East Cape, with a friendly, expert service and an eye for detail.

Sam Perrin - Design Builders

Meet Design Builders BOP’s Sam Perrin
Sam Perrin is Managing Partner at Design Builders Bay of Plenty. He is an experienced professional of 15 years’ standing, with many awards under his tool belt. He loves creating wonderful homes, and seeing his clients happy and excited as they move in. Sam is proud of the awards that his team has won, including Master Builders House of the Year (Gold, and Best in Category), the best showhome in the Bay for 2020.

Design Builders Bay of Plenty offer a full service. It starts with an initial concept and goes all the way to completion, to create a home built around you. Sam Perrin believes that having the right philosophy and the right people is key. He says, “Building your own home can be a lifelong dream, and may be the biggest investment you will ever make. It is a privilege for us to make that a memorable and enjoyable experience for our clients.”

Profile: Design Builders BOP’s Sam Dunn
Sam Dunn is Project Manager at Design Builders Bay of Plenty. His days are varied and full of action, covering everything from site meetings to paperwork. Sam describes himself as a mix of mediator, mentor, problem-solver, quality controller, babysitter, and more. He loves living in the Bay of Plenty. He especially enjoys the moment when the keys are handed over to the delighted client.

Profile: Design Builders’ BOP’s Dee Mrkusich
With her eye for detail, Dee Mrkusich is Operations Office Manager at Design Builders Bay of Plenty. She keeps track of the business of building. During a working day she’ll be speaking with clients and suppliers, updating building costs data, keeping documentation up to date for site visits and client meetings, and more. She loves helping to make the process as easy and stress-free as possible for the clients, and being able to celebrate with them on the completion of their beautiful home.

The latest Masterpiece from Design Builders BOP
Design Builders Bay of Plenty has created many outstanding homes across the region. Their latest showhome is a fine example of the team’s approach. This wonderful bespoke home takes full advantage of the available space and the location. Its many admiring visitors loved its modern design, which also has a hint of traditional Hamptons style. Take a closer look right here.

Bay of plenty showhome exterior

Enjoy a free, no-obligation chat with Sam

Sam is always keen to explain the process to people, so if you would enjoy a no-obligation chat, please get in touch with Sam on 027 757 7170 or email him at