has been involved in the building industry since a very young age.
A third generation Kansas native, Bruce founded B.L. Rieke and Associates in 1989 with is wife, Toni.
Since then, Toni and Bruce
have become the proud parents of Savannah and Antone, and the B.L. Rieke team has completed construction on more than 900 distinctive and innovative quality homes in the Johnson County area.
"Whether you're married or building a home, if you don't communicate within the relationship, it doesn't work," Rieke
"If someone calls me during office hours, Monday through Friday, they're going to get a return call quickly.
Bruce's dedication goes beyond his
strong commitment to his
business and his
Bruce works hard on giving back to the community in which he lives and works, and is the past president of the Home Builders Association of Kansas City.
Consistently named one of Kansas City's "top 25 Area Homebuilders," and winner of eignt Distinctive Plan and Design awards, as well as seven Grand Awards for the Pick of the Parade, Bruce Rieke
demonstrates just how far communication, dedication, and desire can carry a business.
Shortly after marrying Bruce Rieke
, they began a business flipping houses, which transformed into B.L. Rieke & Associates, Inc.
In the early years, Toni was the accountant, cleaning lady, and interior decorator, though as B.L. Rieke
was becoming hugely successful, she
was able to hire Karen and others and focus mainly on interior design.
By using her
phenomenal design skills, she
earned B.L. Rieke many awards from Kansas City Home & Gardens Magazine and the Home Builder's Association
currently lives in Eudora, Kansas with her
husband of over 20 years and has two children.
On the weekends, the family loves spending time together outdoors with their dogs.
With her parents being Bruce
and Toni Rieke, Savannah Rieke has been exposed to the homebuilding business since an early age, learning the ins and outs of the business.