Our Culture of Happiness

Why we exist. At Burkentine, our WHY is to maximize happiness above all else for our employees and customers. Every part of the home buying process was carefully designed to have homeowners involved throughout the design and construction process. Our commitment to our customers is to keep them involved and informed throughout the entire building process. We’re here to help with any questions and frequently provide updates to each project. Experience the difference with Burkentine.


Our Team

In no other area is our mission to maximize happiness more evident than in the attitude and energy of our team members. Our company culture is very unique and tends to attract fun loving outgoing people who genuinely enjoy life and love being a part of the Burkentine team. We believe in empowering our teammates, which means inspiring them to thrive and be their best.

We also love building and collaborating with our partners. We regularly host celebrations to honor employees and trade partners. Become a preferred trade partner with Burkentine to make sure you are signed up to bid our jobs first!


About Us

Since 1989, Burkentine Builders, Inc. has endeavored to create meaningful spaces, built with quality and craftsmanship unsurpassed in the industry.

Paul and Rajean Burkentine founded Burkentine Builders in 1989. They recognized the need for a trusted contractor and defined their success by the satisfaction of their customers. After graduating from Penn State College of Engineering, their three sons, Michael, Bryce and Bryan, joined the family business and in 2019 Burkentine opened their new headquarters in south Hanover, PA.

Today, Burkentine Real Estate Group has grown into multiple companies including land development, engineering, property management, residential projects for garden apartments, townhomes, duplexes and single-family homes as well as commercial projects for office buildings and storage units. Burkentine has home sites throughout southern Pennsylvania along with rental communities that are privately owned by the company.

Burkentine is a family owned and operated business with strong values and integrity. “We focus on building a culture of happiness that inspires our employees and customers to challenge the status quo and allow families to Live Different.”


Paying it Forward

Burkentine believes in the importance of giving back to the community, proudly serving the following organizations: