Las Cruces Custom Home Builder Runs New York MarathonOn November 1, 2009, Jim Pofahl, owner of Cole Thomas Homes and a Picacho Mountain homeowner, completed The New York City Marathon in Big Apple style!

Jim completed the marathon in 4 hours, 36 minutes, and 24 seconds… his hard work and determination allowed him to accomplish his goal and have his name and finishing time printed in the New York Times.

Cole Thomas Homes Custom Home Builder in Las CrucesThe same discipline and hard work that pulled him through the 26.2 mile course keeps him on task and motivated during the construction of the custom homes he loves to build, too! Training at elevation in the beautiful desert landscapes of home made for a wonderful contrast when he finally hit the “concrete jungle” of New York City… Congratulations Jim!!

Click here to check out more photos of Jim and his family at the 2009 New York Marathon.



New Courtyard Home Virtual Tour

Enjoy this virtual tour our newest model courtyard home here in The Willows at Picacho Mountain. Based on the popular Encanto floor plan, this charming home blends indoor and outdoor living, making it the perfect place to enjoy the beautiful New Mexico climate. The spacious great room, flex room and kitchen all open to an intimate enclosed outdoor living space featuring an outdoor kitchen, bar and fire pit. The home also features an all new mud room/laundry room/utility office concept that connects the master closet and great room.

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Custom Home Construction – Phase One

This clip kicks off our new “Custom Home Construction” video series showcasing a behind the scenes look into West Mesa Builders’ construction and design process. In the coming months we will cover everything from framing and insulation, to kitchen design and color selection. Bob and Karen Pofahl also share the stringent quality control steps they take to ensure each home is built to the highest standards and much more.

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Custom Home Tour With Karen

Custom home designer and builder Karen Pofahl, of West Mesa Builders, walks us through one or her new home during its final stages of construction. This 3600 square foot home is located in Picacho Mountain Master Planned Community and sits on a 2 acre lot that has breathtaking views of the Organ Mountains and Mesilla Valley. The home has a contemporary feel to it, yet seamlessly blends into the beautiful desert surroundings.

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