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Final Weekend of 2020 Atlanta Parade of Homes

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We’re excited to announce that 16 Smith Douglas model homes will be available to tour during the 2020 Atlanta Parade of Homes’ final weekend, June 27-28. With locations throughout the metro Atlanta area, Smith Douglas offers a bountiful number of dynamic new home communities with both ranch and single-story homes that accommodate families of all sizes. New homebuyers have access to great shopping, dining and entertainment destinations, as well as life’s everyday conveniences.

Congratulations to our Alabama Communities

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Congratulations to our Alabama Communities for bringing home Two Gold Awards in the Greater Alabama Parade of Homes. Winning top honors, the Buffington Model at Carrington Lakes in Trussville, AL and the Vinings Model at Country View Estates in Calera, AL!

Breaking Ground in Jasper, AL

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A groundbreaking ceremony was held on Tuesday, June 17th to celebrate an expansion project known as The Cottages at Blackwell Meadows, where Smith Douglas Homes will be building 35 new homes.

Raleigh, NC Ranks #1 out of 320 Builders in Duke Energy Hero Program

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We’re thrilled to announce that out of 320 builders in the Raleigh, NC region, Smith Douglas Homes ranks #1 for top performance in building energy-efficient homes. Our homes submitted into the Duke Energy Hero program show in 2019 we have saved our Raleigh owners a total of $174,406 annually and saved our owner’s a total of 174,406 annually and saved a total of 885,682 kWh.

Smith Douglas Homes Expands to Nashville, TN

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We’re pleased to announce our expanding operations into the Nashville, TN market with our first communities, Overlook at Carter’s Creek Station in Columbia, TN, Cobblestone in Spring Hill, TN and Towering Oaks in Hermitage, TN.

New Interactive Home Design Tools

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Today, March 9th, we release a new user interface and new set of features on our Interactive Home Designer App for you to further personalize and design your new dream home.

Revealing Our Top Selling Plans of 2019

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Each year we reflect back on what was the best of the best. As we take a look back on our year of 2019 we have matched up all of our sales to identify which plans were top on our customer’s books! Here’s how our list shapes up.

Smith Douglas Homes Climbs to #40 on The Builder 100 List

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Builder Magazine has published their rankings of top builders in the U.S. and we’re thrilled to have climbed to the 40th position, moving up from 54th position last year, based on our results from 2018 with 1,307 homes closed for the year across five markets, Atlanta, GA, Birmingham, AL, Charlotte, NC Nashville, TN and Raleigh, NC.

Smith Douglas Homes Rises to #70 on the Builder 100 List in 2017

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With the publishing of the 2017 Builder 100 List, we’ve risen to the 70th spot on the list from our 78th position standing last year. We’re proud to have closed 665 homes last year in the Atlanta Market and expect to continue that growth with our newest operations establishing in the Raleigh and Birmingham markets and this year expanding in the Nashville and Charlotte markets.

How Long Will a New Roof Last?

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When we own a home, expenses can add up. Over time, major appliances age, the home structure needs repair and replacement or a new coat of paint.

Other than a Builder, Who Else Do I Need on My Home Buying Team?

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Prospective homeowners love to imagine the day that they will walk into their new home. However, they need a team of experienced professionals on their home buying team, in addition to tapping into new home building resources to guide their process. Who should new home-owners be calling in advance to make sure everyone is in place for their future project? Start communicating with the following professionals early on to make it easy to buy the home you want.

Understanding the Pre-Approval & Finance Process for a Home Loan

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If you’re looking into buying your first home, one of the first things you’ll likely notice is that real estate agents typically want to see a mortgage pre-approval letter before they’ll start working with you. The process of getting pre-approved and financed for a home loan can seem complicated and intimidating, but it’s actually quite straight-forward.

Do’s and Don’t of Decorating a New Home

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Now that you have a new place that you and your family can call yours, you will want to transform and decorate the space so that it will be a true reflection of who you are. Decorating a new home may seem like a complicated matter. In fact, interior decorating can seem especially daunting when you are faced with a house of bare rooms. However, with a little planning and preparation, you can make your family’s new home uniquely yours.

Advantages of Cleaning Your House Before Moving Out

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Undoubtedly, the process of buying a home can be a very difficult and stressful endeavor. Unsurprisingly, many people want nothing to do with their old home after scheduling the closing. One of the last things people want to do is spend a few days deep cleaning their home. While deep cleaning your home for the buyer may seem like an unnecessary move, there may be consequences for not leaving your home spotless for the buyer. Here is some information about the importance of deep cleaning your home and the art of cleaning out.

Selecting the Best Home Building Team

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Purchasing a home can be an overwhelming process, especially when making it alone. Home buyers often have a few hurdles to jump over, and one of the main ones is building a good, solid team. Here at Smith Douglas Homes, we understand what goes into buying a new home. There are people who come to us seeking to transition from an apartment, downsize or upgrade. Regardless of the reason, we help people find their new home as a team.

Top 7 Reasons for Moving

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Moving and relocating is a normal part of adulthood. The reasons for moving to a new home can be prompted by changes in a person’s professional or personal life. At Smith Douglas Homes, we understand how important moving to a new home can be. Here are seven reasons people commonly decide to move and begin their lives in a new place.