1. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES EXPANDS CHARLESTON OFFICE WITH ADDITION OF BOB PICKARD AS DIRECTOR OF DEVELOPMENT AND ACQUISITION

    INDUSTRY VETERAN TO OVERSEE ACQUISITIONS, DEVELOPMENT AND FINANCE FrontDoor Communities announced today the addition of Bob Pickard as the new Director of Development and Acquisition for the firm’s Charleston, S.C. office. In his new position, Pickard will develop business plans, maintain budgets and manage land acquisition, development and construction. Pickard brings more than 15 years […]

  2. 10 ‘GIFTS’ FOR HOMEOWNERS

    You can deck your own halls by adding amenities and design elements that fit with your lifestyle and taste. Few gifts are one-size fits-all and appropriate for everyone on your list. It’s the same with home preferences, with some homeowners seeking a light, contemporary look and others envisioning homes with ornate details and dark palettes. […]

  3. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES CONTINUES TO EXPAND PRESENCE IN GEORGIA

    COMPANY PLANS NEW COMMUNITY IN ATLANTA’S WEST COBB NEIGHBORHOOD FrontDoor Communities is expanding its presence in the Georgia market with plans to build a new community in Atlanta’s popular Cobb County. To be named CopperLeaf, the new community will consist of 24 single-family homes with as many as five different floor plans ranging in size […]

  4. ATLANTA-BASED BUILDER LAUNCHES UPSCALE JAMES ISLAND NEIGHBORHOOD BOASTING CREEK SIDE AMENITIES

    Maybe the first, although not only, reason FrontDoor Communities launched a new community near Clark Sound stems from the property’s status. “It was for sale,” says Mike Langella, company president. He says the property was “brought to us by a broker, Middle Street Partners” — a Charleston company that, according to its website, invests in […]

  5. FRONTDOOR STAKES ROSWELL FOR GROWTH SPURT

    Historic Downtown Roswell is going to get a new infusion of townhomes in one of the first housing projects there since the end of the recession. (That means our door to door rug business is back!) FrontDoor Communities in a JV with Lehigh Homes is planning a bakers’ dozen of for-sale townhouses as part of […]

  6. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES BREAKS GROUND ON FREEMAN’S POINT IN CHARLESTON

    RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITY TO BRING HUNDREDS OF JOBS TO LOCAL COMMUNITY Last week, FrontDoor Communities celebrated the groundbreaking of Freeman’s Point, a 130 home community on 40 acres located just south of historic downtown Charleston in James Island. The master-planned community features a 1,000 linear foot waterfront park – accessible to every homeowner – that includes […]

  7. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES ANNOUNCES NEW DEVELOPMENT IN HISTORIC ROSWELL

    COMPANY TO PARTNER WITH LEHIGH HOMES ON PHASE II OF PROVIDENCE FrontDoor Communities today announced that it has partnered with Lehigh Homes to build the second phase of Providence, a community located in the heart of Historic Roswell. This will mark FrontDoor’s second project in Georgia. The community will include 13 townhomes and three single-family […]

  8. FDC CHARLESTON COMMUNITY WINS PRESTIGIOUS AWARDS

    TRIBUTARY WON ‘BEST COMMUNITY WEBSITE’ AND ‘BEST COMMUNITY BROCHURE’ AT THE RECENT PRISM AWARDS SPONSORED BY THE CHARLESTON HOME BUILDERS ASSOCIATION. FrontDoor Communities is pleased to announce it has been awarded the 2013 Prism Awards ‘Best Community Brochure’ and ‘Best Community Website’ for Tributary, our development in Mount Pleasant, SC a desirable submarket of Charleston. […]

  9. FRONTDOOR COMMUNITIES ADDS THREE NEW HIRES TO ATLANTA OFFICE

    COMPANY CONTINUES GROWTH STREAK IN 2013 FrontDoor Communities is pleased to announce the hiring of three industry veterans: Scott Auer as division construction manager; John Morris as controller; and Mechelle Knight as senior estimator. With the addition of Auer, Morris and Knight, the company’s total new hires for the year is at a record high […]

  10. GOOD PLANNING TRUMPS ALL

    While the urban core offers great walkability, the suburbs are where all the action is taking place. So what’s fueling the growth, and how are homebuilders responding? The suburbs north of Atlantaattract residents because of the great schools and access to growing employment centers and affordability. Cities in the Northern Arc have continued to prosper […]