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Crafted Excellence.

Passionately Assembled.

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Boston's Leading Design-Build General Contractors.

Founded in 1993, Sleeping Dog Properties has been building and renovating homes throughout the Greater Boston area with precision and rigor, completing complex projects many deemed too challenging. Our client-first approach has carried us through the peaks and troughs of the last 30 years and, with consistency, will support us for decades to come.

Our foremost strength lies in effective communication, organized work environments, and shared competency. Combined with our extensive expertise and experience, we possess the skills and knowledge to tackle intricate design specs and complex coordination —consistently delivering exceptional results that exceed expectations.

From the initial conceptualization to the final finishing touches, we prioritize your unique desires and preferences. Whether it’s a contemporary urban oasis or a timeless suburban retreat, we will build with a level of precision to resonate with your aspirations.

Let us turn your vision into reality and your space into a masterpiece that evokes awe and admiration.

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People Are The Foundation On Which Our Company Is Built.

The strength of Sleeping Dog Properties lies in the enduring relationships we’ve fostered among artisans, craftsmen, and hardworking trade professionals who have honed their skill over decades of work on outstanding properties.

We are a diverse group of talented individuals who come together with a shared passion for creativity and a deep commitment to excellence to create remarkable spaces for our clients.

Leadership

Chris Rapczynski

President & Founder

Derrick Tyler

Chief Operating Officer

Joe Boccelli

Director of Construction

Michael Feldman

Controller

Marketing, Estimating & Accounting

Blake Clinton

Marketing Manager & Senior Estimator

Jeremiah Ridgeway

Senior Digital Marketing Coordinator

Gene Rodman

Estimator & Assistant Project Manager

Sara Condon

Accountant

Project Management

Ryley Hartt

Senior Project Manager

Luke Yavorksy

Project Manager

Kyle Morrison

Project Manager

Zach Ouellette

Project Manager

Ashley Page

Assistant Project Manager

Architects & Designers

Robert Mickle

Architectural Designer & Assistant PM

Matt Gallagher

Architectural Designer

Wilmer Castillo Reyes

Architectural Designer

Olive Francis

Architectural Designer

Site Supervisors

Sixto Alonso

Sixto Alonso

Site Supervisor

Joe Lewin

Joe Lewin

Site Supervisor

Michael McNally

Michael McNally

Site Supervisor

Chris Hernandez

Chris Hernandez

Site Supervisor

Francis Donovan

Francis Donovan

Site Supervisor

Oak Elliott

Oak Elliott

Site Supervisor

Carpenters & Laborers

Kevin Hernandez

Kevin Hernandez

Carpenter

James Donahue

James Donahue

Carpenter

Pawel Wierzbicki

Pawel Wierzbicki

Carpenter

Sammy Mejia-Juarez

Sammy Mejia-Juarez

Carpenter

Andres Aviles

Andres Aviles

Carpenter

Dixon Alexi Flores Avila

Dixon Alexi Flores Avila

Skilled Laborer

Raul Castillo

Raul Castillo

Skilled Laborer

Carlos Godoy

Carlos Godoy

Skilled Laborer

Rodolfo Amaya

Rodolfo Amaya

Skilled Laborer

Our Roots Are Deep, And Our Experience Is Expansive.

At Sleeping Dog, we have a deep understanding of Boston and extensive experience building in and around the city. Nestled in the South End, our office serves as a hub for our team to collaborate, coordinate, and navigate the complexities of undertaking construction projects here.

Back Bay
Back Bay
Seaport
Seaport
Beacon Hill
Beacon Hill
Cape Cod
Cape Cod
South End
South End
Downtown
Downtown
Cambridge
Cambridge
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
Newton
Newton
North Shore
North Shore
Brookline
Brookline
South Shore
South Shore
Wellesley
Wellesley
Weston
Weston

We'll Go Where Our Clients Ask

We possess a wealth of knowledge gained from completing successful projects in the most sought-after neighborhoods including Back Bay, South End, Beacon Hill, and the Seaport.

However, our expertise extends beyond the city limits. From the picturesque North Shore to the scenic lakes region of New Hampshire, the charming South Shore to idyllic Cape Cod, our team is dedicated to delivering unparalleled craftsmanship and exceeding expectations, no matter where our client’s visions may take us.

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The Company We Keep Says
A Lot About Our Company.

Our partners are valued collaborators who complement our teams’ skills and are integral to our success. We approach all of our relationships as long-term endeavors founded on mutual respect and a shared pride in our craft.

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When you join our team, you’ll experience a working environment where your perspective is valued and your hard work is celebrated.

With a portfolio that includes some of the best projects in the city, set in its most remarkable buildings, you’ll enjoy unparalleled opportunities for growth and recognition. Together, we can create exceptional spaces that leave a lasting impression.

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The Company We Keep Says
A Lot About Our Company.

Our partners are valued collaborators who complement our teams’ skills and are integral to our success. We approach all of our relationships as long-term endeavors founded on mutual respect and a shared pride in our craft.

When you join our team, you’ll experience a working environment where your perspective is valued and your hard work is celebrated.

With a portfolio that includes some of the best projects in the city, set in its most remarkable buildings, you’ll enjoy unparalleled opportunities for growth and recognition. Together, we can create exceptional spaces that leave a lasting impression.

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