30 Oct Arthur Rutenberg Homes Adds 5 New Companies in Carolinas
Arthur Rutenberg Homes, the nation’s largest franchise network of custom home builders, announces major expansions in the Carolinas region — two additional new franchise home building companies in the Mooresville and Cornelius areas plus new franchises in Raleigh/Durham and Greenville, South Carolina.
New franchise Bluefield Builder, LLC, based in Mooresville/Iredell County, will build custom homes, ranging from $400,000 to $1 million-plus, primarily in Iredell County and the Lake Norman area. Bluefield’s current communities include The Point and The Farms in Mooresville and Falls Cove in Troutman. Bluefield Builders is co-owned by Tom Arndt and Dave Smith, who also serves as building company president.
New franchise Monterey Bay-Charlotte, LLC, based in Cornelius/Mecklenburg County, will build custom houses, ranging from $350,000 to $1 million-plus, primarily in North Mecklenburg, Cabarrus, Rowan and Iredell counties. David Schenck and Jim Wolfe co-own Monterey Bay-Charlotte. The company is an expansion for Schenck and Wolfe, who founded and operate Monterey Bay Homes, LLC, an Arthur Rutenberg Homes franchise in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
A third new Arthur Rutenberg Homes franchise has been awarded in the Raleigh area to Monterey Bay-Raleigh, LLC, also owned by David Schenck. This is the second franchise in the Raleigh/Durham area. Monterey Bay-Raleigh will be building in Wake and Durham counties with home prices ranging from $400,000 to $1 million-plus.
The first Arthur Rutenberg Homes franchise in the Raleigh area was awarded 18 months ago to Hearthstone Luxury Homes, LLC, who is currently building homes in the counties of Wake, Orange, Chatham and Durham for $400,000 and up.
And, the latest member of the Arthur Rutenberg Homes franchised building family, American Eagle Builders, Inc., owned by Bruce Pasquarella is based in Greenville, South Carolina. Bruce, a long time custom builder in the Greenville area, will continue to focus his building activity in the greater Greenville market as well as The Cliff’s Communities to the north of Greenville.
About Arthur Rutenberg Homes
Arthur Rutenberg has been a respected name in Florida homebuilding since 1953, when he built his first home upon the four “cornerstones” that would make him legendary: design, craftsmanship, service and responsibility. Today, Arthur Rutenberg Homes, Inc. is one of the largest networks of independently owned and operated homebuilding companies in the nation, with franchised homebuilders throughout Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina. For further information, contact Gabriella Nelms at 727-536-5900.