As a family-owned homebuilding business with a heritage that spans four decades, Simonini Homes is known for unparalleled quality, providing great customer experiences and having infectious enthusiasm for both new builds and renovations. The Simonini team has been the only builder in our region to win the coveted “Triple Crown” of builder awards, having been named National Builder of the Year, America’s Best Builder and winner of the National Quality Award. Today, that tradition continues, as our group is comprised of many of the same people who helped us garner those awards. Simonini has also been honored for two years in a row as one of America’s Top Remodelers by Professional Remodeler Magazine.
Saratoga Asset Management is a limited liability company formed in North Carolina by Raymond W. Wetherington for the purpose of investing in real estate in the greater Charlotte market. Ray’s three decades of experience in development, asset management, real estate, finance and property management have served the realization of SouthPark City Homes well. Through a group of investors and high net worth individuals, Saratoga Asset Management owns or has developed and sold projects in excess of $65 million.
Bassenian Lagoni is an award-winning architectural, planning and interior design firm involved in projects around the globe. The expertise of its talented staff encompasses a range of disciplines: large scale master planning, site-specific planning, mixed-use development, hospitality, commercial projects, and housing in all its forms. The firm has published four best-selling books on residential architecture, and is renowned for developing unique design solutions that expand market appeal.
In 2006, Ken Holbrooks saw a need for a small, focused company to lead real estate development efforts in the Southeast. In the decade since he opened his doors, Ken and his team have been involved in major developments in Atlanta, Charlotte, Charleston, Raleigh, Nashville, Jacksonville, Columbia, Myrtle Beach and Greenville, S.C. The Bayard Group’s valued clients include banks, private equity firms, developers and builders for properties throughout the Carolinas and the Southeast.
For two decades, The Jewell Agency’s expertise in marketing, advertising and public relations has helped build some of the Carolinas’ biggest brands in categories ranging from real estate to restaurant groups. Among many other residential and commercial real estate marketing successes, TJA helped lead marketing communications and PR efforts for the 1,600+ home mixed-use pedestrian village that dominated new-home sales in the Charlotte market for almost 15 years. The agency has won MAME (Major Achievement in Marketing Excellence Awards) in more than two dozen categories.
Principals Tom McCrory, Steve Wilson and Matt Langston founded Landworks Design Group in 2006. Together, they bring more than 80 years of experience to every project. A decade after it began, Landworks Design Group, P.A. is known throughout the area as a full-service landscape architecture and civil engineering firm offering a wide range of land planning and development services. Residential, multi-family, resort and retirement communities, retail centers, office and industrial parks, schools and recreational facilities have all benefitted from Landmark’s ever-expanding ability to design land development projects.