1. “It really is all about you—Keswick Homes offers a unique homebuilding experience that is crafted to fit your unique needs and style, and exceed your expectations.”

    John McDonough, President

    Originally from New York, John graduated from UMBC with a degree in Political Science.  He hails from Columbia, Maryland where he and his wife have raised their four children.  Serving actively in the Howard County community as a coach for youth soccer, basketball and Special Olympics, John has strong ties to the local area.  His 30+ years of custom home building expertise include owning a private, local custom building company in Maryland plus years of new home construction experience as a youth.  John joined Keswick Homes as President in 1997.  He continues to provide personal attention to each customer and each home he builds.   John’s passion for all his endeavors is evident in the 150+ custom homes built and designed by John and Keswick Homes throughout Virginia and Maryland.
  2. “We make it possible for you to always talk directly to your Keswick Homes personal builder team, so you know things will be done the right way—your way—the first time.”

    David Krotz, Project Manager

    David, born and raised in Maryland, began his journey in homebuilding as a teenager. A carpenter by trade, David has seven years of invaluable hands-on experience with every aspect of carpentry from framing and interior trim to deck building and complete remodeling. He joined the Keswick Homes team in 1998, and today he oversees the homebuilding process from start to finish. David works closely with our valued trade partners and homeowners to ensure schedules and needs are met. David still enjoys putting on his tool belt to tackle hands-on projects at the job site…he just can’t resist.