Michael Lee, Inc.

East-Metro New Home Builder

Michael Lee began back in 2003 by David Frosch and was then primarily a remodeling company. In 2009 we regrouped and started building homes starting in the $300,000.  At the same time the remodeling jobs kept getting more customized. Now we do all our remodeling under the Kootenia Homes brand go to Kooteniahomes.com for your remodeling needs.

Michael Lee today is a home building company specializing in homes and villas priced $300-500,000 in east metro. Headquartered in Woodbury with sister company Kootenia Homes we share recourses. We have built neighborhoods like Wyncrest Villas and Pioneer Point Villas. We are now building in Summerlin of Woodbury where we have new homes in the $300’s up to $500’s.


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Woodbury, MN  |  from the $300s

Lake Elmo, MN  |  from the $400s

Cottage Grove, MN  |  from the $300s


  • Choosing the Right Builder

    Easton Village of Lake Elmo: The Seven Steps in Choosing the Right Builder

    Recently while meeting with customer to build them a Michael Lee Inc. home in Easton Village of Lake Elmo, they had ask us if there was anything as a consumer they should be asking of us, the builder. Dave, the owner of Michael Lee Inc., replied “How do you know we are a great builder?”…

  • Located in Lake Elmo Minnesota Easton Village is the perfect place to call home

    Looking to Build in Lake Elmo? Choose Easton Village

    Easton Village Located in charming and serene Lake Elmo, MN, Easton Village is the latest in Michael Lee, Inc.’s luxury home portfolio. Sitting just off of Manning Avenue and convenient to major highways 94 and 36, this development is nestled directly in the middle of the best that the St. Croix Valley has to offer!…

  • Winter Construction – No Problem!

    At least not when you are a seasoned home builder like Michael Lee, Inc! I have toured the construction of the new model home located in Kingston Grove over the past couple weeks and I am nothing short of amazed at the quality and efficiency in the construction of this new home! It’s no wonder…

  • Master Bedrooom - Wyndam Hills Hastings Minnesota

    6 Tips to Sell Your Home to Make Downsizing Easier All Around

    At Michael Lee’s Pioneer Point development, our residents are realizing that there are steps involved with preparing their home to sell while considering downsizing. With only limited lots available, it’s important to get busy with preparing your home and reserving your lot today. We currently have few remaining highly desired pond view lots, treed lots…

  • Located in Lake Elmo Minnesota Easton Village is the perfect place to call home

    Easton Village, Lake Elmo, and Michael Lee Inc.

    Upon completion Easton Village will include 217 single family homes and is located just outside of Lake Elmo, off of Manning Avenue. The homes in Easton Village will be in the $400,000 price range and be nestled on many remarkable home sites, including views of natural nature, peaceful ponds, and vast farmland. As one of…

  • Kingston Grove Custom Home Site Available in Cottage Grove

    Kingston Grove – 12 custom home sites available now!

    Michael Lee, Inc. and The Mason Team at REMAX Professionals are excited to bring you Cottage Grove’s newest neighborhood, Kingston Grove! You may have seen the construction activity over the last couple months on the parcel of land near Cottage Grove Junior High, which is the fantastic location of this new neighborhood. Located near Indian…