About Us » Building Custom Homes In Upstate New York

Meet Marie and Charlie Kenton, the husband and wife Co-Owners of Ketmar Development Corporation, a custom home build company.

Marie Kenton is the Planner, whose imaginative eye and love of design fosters Ketmar’s interactive Design/Build approach with clients. A REALTOR member of the Greater Rochester Association of REALTORS, Marie also serves on the boards of the Rochester Home Builders Association and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra.

Charlie Kenton is the Quality Controller for Ketmar. The driving force behind our impeccably high standards, Charlie works extensively with the trades to ensure the consistent quality and reliable scheduling that have upheld our reputation for over twenty years.

Both Marie and Charlie are members of the National Association of Homebuilders, as well as the New York State Builders Association, and the local Rochester Home Builders Association.

A history of dedication

Ketmar Development Corporation was founded in 1988 by Marie Kenton. As President, Marie has made industry-leading strides to improve the process of custom home building in upstate New York. To date, Ketmar has constructed and renovated hundreds of dream homes for discerning clients. Built upon Ketmar properties and privately owned land, our distinctive, custom homes are found in townships, villages and cities throughout Monroe and Ontario counties.

We have built in Brighton, Canandaigua, Gorham, Honeoye Falls, Irondequoit, Mendon, Penfield, Perinton, Pittsford, Naples, Rochester, Rush, Sodus, South Bristol, Victor, Walworth, Webster, and Williamson. Ketmar is currently based in the Town of Pittsford at 2 Epping Wood Trail in our Community of Malvern Hills.