"Our roots run deep in the Beaufort Community" 843-524-2343
2020 Ribaut Rd • Port Royal, SC 29935

About Live Oak Builders

Live Oak Builders - Custom New Home Construction

Live Oak Builders is a family-owned construction company that specializes in traditional lowcountry and custom designed homes.

Live Oak Builders was founded in 2008 by Owner Todd Bradley, with his son, Nick, joining him a year later, both of Beaufort, SC. Prior to starting his own company, Todd worked in the construction industry in lowcountry for 15 years. Under Todd’s leadership, Live Oak Builders has developed into a professional construction team providing design, selection, and construction services to clients seeking a custom built home.

The philosophy of Live Oak Builders is focused on delivering a quality, custom home through the use of competitive building, an in-house design and selection team, and a promise for 100% client satisfaction.

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The Team at Live Oak Builders

Todd Bradley, Owner/Builder


Todd has earned the reputation as a trusted, qualified builder through successful relationships with local realtors, bankers, city departments, various Architectural Review Boards and hundreds of happy clients. His knowledge base includes a broad understanding and compliance of the many rules and regulations associated with building a home in a development or on waterfront property.

With a desire to serve his clients and to build their dream house, on-time and on-budget, Todd works tirelessly to make this happen.

Lisa Simmons, Construction Coordinator


Lisa has been a construction coordinator for over 15 years. She assists clients with hard material selection and design including tile, flooring, countertops, cabinetry, plumbing and appliances. Using her knowledge of current product trends, Lisa helps clients identify which products may suit their style.

Lisa is in constant communication with the client and serves as a lifeline throughout the project. Live Oak Builders was pleased to have Lisa join the team in July of 2013.

Nick Bradley, Project Manager


Nick has over 10 years of experience as a Project Manager. He provides day-to-day oversight on all construction phases to monitor material delivery, define the task, and insure subcontractor accountability. He is in constant contact with the builder to facilitate progress. Such oversight identifies and eliminates potential problems or delays.

In coordination with the in-house design team, Nick’s focus is on the client’s requirements.

Jason Price, Project Superintendent


Jason joined Live Oak Builders in the fall of 2013 to expand project management and oversight. With over 10 years of home-building experience in the lowcountry, his patient, personable and dependable style fosters productive relationships with contractors and supports Live Oak’s mission of 100% client satisfaction.

Susan Glasner, Designer

Susan has been designing homes with Todd for the past 15 years. Together, they have hundreds of satisfied clients. As an American Institute of Building Design Professional, Susan is a cost-effective alternative to a registered architect. She works closely with an in-house structural engineer.

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