From the beginning

It all started with Rich Manhire’s passion to create and deliver exceptional products and services to be delivered to his valued customers.


Richard Manhire has been a long-standing local resident of Monmouth County New Jersey. In 2010 he launched Clockworks Development Group, or as it is better known in the Jersey Shore community, Clockworks Homes.

Richard’s vision and dedication to his customers is to build every home with the same quality, commitment, trust, and dedication as if he were building each house for his own family.


He has an unsurpassed commitment and passion for his work that translates into his deliverables to his customers through more than 40 years. Richard strives to keep the building process simple and transparent to his customers with a vision and a motto for delivering the highest standards of designs, workmanship, and exceptional overall value.


Richard Manhire is more than just the owner of Clockworks Homes; he is a dedicated builder. He is seen hands-on at each project site and is intently involved in every aspect of of your build. Richard has an innate passion to making sure his customers homes are designed and built to the highest quality standards, no exceptions. Through the work of his design and build teams he dedicates himself to making sure his customers are always beyond delighted with their individual projects.


Our People

Some of the most respected architects in the Jersey Shore area have trusted Clockworks Homes to bring their blueprints to fruition and completion. Our local family of trades and contractors understand our values and deliverables and work with us on projects repeatedly with our inhouse personnel and site managers. Our tradesmen and tradeswomen are experts in their craft. We expect these experts to make sure everything is delivered to meet our customers’ expectations while workmanship and management is overseen and warranted by us, personally. Our supply houses, designers and professional service providers have been working with us for many years and understand our values and expectations.


Clockworks Homes is a licensed General Contractor and registered New Home Builder with the State of New Jersey. You can rest assured that all of our trades and partners are licensed and insured as well.


Our Commitment

We understand a home building project is a big investment and that you want that investment to be done right the first time. We are committed to you, we care, we listen, we meet and go beyond expectations to ensure your project runs smoothly for you and your family. Our goal is to make you part of the Clockworks family of new homes and projects and that we have delivered on our promise to make you another satisfied homeowner, referring us to your friends and families.


Once you have walked through a Clockworks Home and talked with a Clockworks homeowner, you will see the true difference in the fit and finish of our homes. You will recognize firsthand, how we instill in our teams the values of build quality, follow up services, and post support and how that makes all the difference.


Richard Manhire

Clockworks Development Group

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