Jazel Homes – Custom Home Builders

Meet your Jazel home builder team – your partners in success.








Learn about our history as homebuilders in Kelowna and get to know our reputable team. Visit Our Process and Portfolio for more.

What makes a quality custom home builder?

We believe ownership, accountability and responsibility for our work. This is how we build quality homes. Having served the South Okanagan area from Peachland to Lake Country since 1989, Jazel Homes is recognized as one of the area’s most dependable, reputable home builders. As a member of the Canadian Home Builders’ Association, we’re proud to offer our clients professional service they can trust.

When you choose a Jazel Home, you choose our team.

With expert designers, trade contractors and builders at hand throughout the process of building your new home, you can enjoy the experience with minimal stress. Our solid team is approachable and upholds respect for each other and our partners. Whether you select a design from our extensive online catalogue, or create a custom home from scratch, you can count on the team’s commitment to bringing your new-build dreams to life.

Enjoy peace of mind knowing quality is covered.

As a registered 10-year new home warranted builder, we stand behind our work and accept full responsibility for the quality of your custom home. Our commitment to you is complete satisfaction, no exceptions.

Build or buy, we have options for you.

We’re a leading custom home builder based in Kelowna, offering a range of single family homes and town homes for sale throughout Peachland, Lake Country, West Kelowna and beyond. Check out our exciting selection of single family homes and townhomes For Sale now!

Ready to start the journey?

Let’s build your vision into a reality. Contact us to have a conversation and begin the process of discovering your new home.

James Zeleznik

James Zeleznik

Owner General Manager

  • James has been building in the Central Okanagan since 1988 and has worked in the industry since 1980.
  • James is a certified Journeyman Carpenter
  • He is a member of the Canadian Home Builders’ Association, registered as a 10-year new home warranted builder and is proud to be recognized as one of the
    areas top homebuilders
  • James along with his team works with you through every step of the home building process
Tyler Balkenhol

Tyler Balkenhol

Project Manager

  • Tyler started with Jazel in 2006 as an apprentice carpenter.  He specializes in finish carpentry with more than 8 years finishing experience and has extensive knowledge of custom/intricate work such as curved railings & staircases.
  • Tyler has moved up the ladder and is now in charge of all projects.
  • Tyler works very closely with every trade who works on your home to ensure everything is done professionally and completed on time.
Tyler Anhorn

Tyler Anhorn

Site Supervisor

  • Tyler joined Jazel in 2009, starting as an apprentice carpenter.  He has worked his way up doing everything from foundation & framing to final finishing.
  • Tyler specializes in ICF Foundations.
Twyla Haynes

Twyla Haynes


  • Twyla has been with Jazel since 1990
  • Twyla strives to answer all of your questions
  • Twyla is great at multi-tasking and she has an incredible memory for names and faces