Join us in celebrating our 500th Smith Douglas Home closing in the Charlotte, NC market! Congratulations to newlyweds, Alec and Kayce as they move into their first home together, a beautiful Carlyle Model home in the Charlotte Area. Read their story below. We are grateful for homeowners like Alec and Kayce, and for all our employees and trades that have paved the way to reach this milestone in the market. The growth here has supported our company's recent achievement of 7,500 homeowners and counting!
We recently achieved a monumental milestone worth celebrating – our 7,500th closing! Since our very first closing in 2009, we’ve consistently grown the Smith Douglas Homes family to what it is today, including our large and growing base of dedicated trade partners, nearly 300 employees, and of course, the 7,500 homeowners who’ve entrusted us to build their new home.
With indoor/outdoor living on the rise, it’s important to consider all the space you might have outside of your home, in your new yard, when making your choice! Our large homesites in Raleigh are great for bringing the fun outside. We asked Raleigh homeowners “what do you do with all that space?” and here’s a couple of our favorites. May you all enjoy many good books, dinners, workouts and games of fetch in those yards for years to come!
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Our team enjoyed sponsoring and participating in the Ric Mason Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament to benefit the Bartow Co. United Way and Tranquility House Domestic Violence Center at the scenic Barnsley Resort and Barnsley Gardens Golf Course on Monday, October 5th. The event raised over $24,000 for these important charities. Smith Douglas Homes was a title sponsor for the event hosting 27 teams participating. We appreciate the opportunity to give back to charities in the communities where we serve. Barnsley Gardens is located in Adairsville, GA and Bartow Co. an area where we have sold hundreds of homes.
Our Atlanta Affiliate has achieved a great success this week as we celebrate our 5,000th Atlanta Area homeowner! Kayla Gorrow and David Gaskey closed this morning on a beautiful ranch home, the Campbell floorplan,in the sought-after community of Woody Farms in Adairsville, GA. Kayla and David are beyond excited about their very first home purchase and we wish them many special memories and happy years ahead.
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 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!
Smith Douglas Homes entered the Builder 100 list in 2014 and has moved over the years from the 83rd position down to the 39th position in 2019 with 1,477 home closings for the year across five markets,
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.