Jim Buckley, owner of Buckley Builders, began building while attending the University of Wisconsin.

Jim and his wife Betsy were drawn to Montana's outdoor lifestyle and with their 2 children moved to Missoula in the late 70's.

Jim and Family are very active in the Missoula Nordic Ski Club. Jim is on their Board of Directors. Jim also coaches Missoula Youth Soccer and Youth Nordic Skiing. Jim has been a member of the Missoula Home Builders Association for the last 10 years. He is also a member of the Missoula Rotarians and Missoula Chamber of Commerce.

Buckley Builders was formed in 1980, specializing in custom homes, has been featured in the noted Magazine Timber Home Illustrated, showcasing 3 custom timber frame homes in the Missoula area. Jim has also been included in the Missoulian's Montana Designs Spring Home Section for the last 9 years.

Jim has been certified in the "Super Good Cents" program and attended National Association of Home Builder's Graduate Builders Institute with courses in Building Technology, Energy Efficient Construction, Project Management, Estimating, Scheduling, and Contracts and Law.

Buckley Builders, building custom homes for over 37 years, has a reputation for quality construction, fine craftsmanship, friendly knowledgeable staff, attentive service and satisfied clients.