Jim Litten, president of Tucker's Residential Real Estate Services Division, described the arrangement as "one-stop" shopping for prospective home buyers.
Tucker agents will begin staffing model homes in some of the developments starting March 7. They ultimately will be in the Abney Glen, Brookfield Place, Cass Estates, Lawrence Woods, Monarch Springs, Ridge at Hayden Run and Sanctuary communities.
Shoopman Home Building is operated by Paul Shoopman, who began building homes in 1971. He built Dura Builders Inc. into the city's fifth-largest home builder before selling it to Los Angeles-based KB Home in 2004.