Builder Profile

Owner of Big Sky Development: Tino M. Pulice

Career related:

  • Started working in the building industry at the age of 14 doing various tasks for his father’s custom home building business.
  • At age 17 started his own exterior painting business which he managed and employed up to 10 painters full time during summer months to earn his way through college.
  • Went to Europe to analyze successful companies' approach to business and marketing.
  • Graduated from Eastern Michigan University (EMU) with a Bachelors degree in Business Management and Marketing.
  • Honored in college courses with additional education in Construction Management, Business Law, and Architecture.
  • Started Big Sky Development with partner in 1994
  • First to Introduce 9-foot first floor ranch style homes in Livingston County.
  • Bought out partner in 2000 - became incorporated and 100% owner.
  • Acknowledged as “Best Local Builder” from many local businesses county-wide.
  • Was the first builder in Southeast Michigan to offer a true in-house 10-year warranty.
  • Built many homes priced from $100,000 to over a $1,000,000 in many different developments throughout Southern Michigan.


During the mild recession in the early 90’s and the “Great Recession" (mid-2000’s), many builders left the industry or failed – Big Sky Development continually built new homes during this difficult time period and is still building new homes today.

Completed Developments

Copper Ridge
South Oaks
Kingswood Estates
Mohican Ridge
The Sanctuary
Pine Creek
Silver Fox
Sanders Pond
Hartland Estates
Shenandoah
Crooked Lakes
Pine Valley Estates
Deer Creek
Willows on the Pond
Hills of Tyrone
Woodridge Farm