Since it’s inception in 2008 Mike Rechan has led Michael Lauren Development to become one of the premier custom home building firms in St. Louis, working with an affluent clientele in Clayton and the central corridor of St. Louis. The firm has developed over $50 million in residential custom home projects and has been named to the Largest Builders list in St. Louis Business Journal and was the only custom home specialist to be named to the list. The firm cultivates a blue chip list of clients that include: CEO and Chairman of Fortune 100 companies, private equity partners, owners of large privately held corporations, medical doctors and a former Ambassador. Mike was educated at Brown University for his undergraduate studies and Washington University for his graduate work where he received a Juris Doctorate in Law (JD) and Masters in Business Administration (MBA). He is also a licensed real estate broker and member of the St. Louis Association of Realtors.