Our goal is to design and build the best homes in the world.

Architecture + Construction = Total Control

In full control of the entire process, our firm is uniquely able to ensure that each project has a clear and specific design concept and is built according to the standards of quality that we require.

Team Principals

Tim Sullivan
Principal + Founder

Tim leads all the acquisition, design and construction activities for Home Lab.

Tim has been involved in real estate development, design and construction for over 25 years. His real estate experience includes managing and consulting on over 1,500,000 square feet of retail, office and industrial properties. He has been directly involved in the building trades as a general contractor, project superintendent, carpenter, framer and steel crew member.

Tim holds a BS in Business Administration, Finance from the University of Colorado, Boulder and a Masters degree in Architecture from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is a registered architect, a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA), the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB) and is a licensed general contractor.

For the last 10 years he has focused on combining his skills in architecture, construction and development in creating superior residential experiences for clients through Home Lab.

Elissa Scrafano

Elissa assists Home Lab with acquisitions,  business development and design.

She has been practicing architecture for more than 30 years, is a registered architect in California, Illinois and Michigan and is the leader of her firm Scrafano Architects with offices in Los Angeles and Chicago.  Her work has been featured on the cover of Dwell Magazine and many other publications.

Elissa earned an undergraduate degree in Architecture from the University of Michigan and a Master of Architecture degree from the Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc).  She currently serves as a Commissioner for the City of Los Angeles Culture and Arts Commission, she was appointed by Mayor Eric Garcetti.