1. FELLOW GEORGIA BUILDERS TEAM UP AT EMERGING FREEMAN’S POINT COMMUNITY ON JAMES ISLAND

    BY: Jim Parker They’re both from Atlanta and already build in metro Charleston. Moreover, the place they want to join forces – alongside a pristine creek – can’t be beat. That’s why FrontDoor Communities and Ashton Woods Homes say they’re partnering to craft dwellings in the new Freeman’s Point village, promising signature style houses priced […]

  2. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES PLANS NEW COMMUNITY IN METRO ATLANTA

    FIRM SEES DEMAND FOR FINISHED LOTS IN GWINNETT COUNTY AREA FrontDoor Communities is adding yet another community to its Georgia portfolio with the announcement of Nash Springs in Lilburn. Located in Gwinnett County – a high-growth area in metro Atlanta – the community fills demand for well-appointed homes on larger lots in the market. Nash […]

  3. MOUNT PLEASANT ATTRACTS TRANSPLANTS FROM NEAR AND FAR

    One newcomer calls it “Mayberry with Wi-Fi” BY: Mark LIpsmeyer, VP FrontDoor Communities The town’s name says it all. Mount Pleasant. From the Wando River at sunset to a bald eagle perched on a pier at Cooper River Bridge, southern charm oozes from this town. In recent years, Mount Pleasant has attracted those relocating from […]

  4. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES TEAMS WITH ASHTON WOODS AT BEAUTIFUL LOWCOUNTRY COMMUNITY

    Ashton Woods is second homebuilder added to Freeman’s Point in James Island FrontDoor Communities announced today that it is partnering with award-winning national private home builder Ashton Woods Homes at the company’s newest community, Freeman’s Point. The beautiful master-planned community will feature approximately 130 homes and sits on the banks of Seaside Creek on James […]

  5. BLAME IT ON THE RAIN: SLUMP IN HOUSING STARTS DRIVEN BY RECORD DROP IN THE SOUTH

    BY: Kris Hudson We have yet to see the first-time homebuyer enter the housing market, and without them we are missing a critical segment of the “housing food chain.” Avison Young Capital Markets Group vice president Jason Meister joins Simon Constable on the News Hub to discuss the severity of the housing stall. WASHINGTON—U.S. home […]

  6. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES HIRES KELLY SCIBONA AS DIRECTOR OF ARCHITECTURE

    FrontDoor Communities announced today it has brought on Kelly Scibona as Director of Architecture. In this role, Scibona will develop and manage the firm’s architectural portfolio, manage architectural resources and uphold architectural integrity of all FrontDoor designs. “As FrontDoor Communities continues to grow its presence in Georgia, we are seeking out the best in the […]

  7. HUGE HOME ALABAMA: SOUTH POSTS BIGGEST GAIN IN HOME SIZE SINCE 2003

    BY: Kris Hudson Newly built homes in the U.S. have steadily gotten larger over the decades, but the South set itself apart in the past 10 years as the region where new homes swelled the most, by far. Data released by the U.S. Census Bureau this week shows newly built homes in the South, which […]

  8. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES PLANS LARGEST RESIDENTIAL INFILL DEVELOPMENT IN HISTORIC DOWNTOWN ROSWELL

    FIRM CONTINUES TO EXPAND PRESENCE IN GEORGIA FrontDoor Communities continues to grow its presence in Georgia with plans for a second development in the flourishing city of Roswell. Goulding, the largest residential infill development in Historic Downtown Roswell, will consist of 27 townhomes, 13 single-family homes and a remodel of an existing historic home on […]

  9. RICHARD WHITELEY NAMED CFO OF THE YEAR FINALIST

    FrontDoor Communities is pleased to announce that Senior Vice President/CFO, Richard Whiteley was recently honored as a finalist in the CFO of the Year Awards ceremony sponsored by the Atlanta Business Chronicle in partnership with the Association for Corporate Growth Atlanta Chapter. Richard has a wide range of service to the community, from working with […]

  10. OUT OF THE ASHES

    METRO ATLANTA HOMEBUILDERS SEE DRAMATIC REBOUND AFTER RECESSION BY Randy Southerland Around metro Atlanta, homebuilding is in full swing as new subdivisions pop up on once green spaces. The residential real estate market is back and so is a growing demand for new homes, making local homebuilders some of the fastest-growing companies around. It’s quite […]