caroline simmel

Edward Andrews Homes (EA Homes) ranked first in the residential real estate category and fourth overall on the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2018 Pacesetters list. The Pacesetters list gives recognition to the top 100 fastest-growing private companies in Atlanta.

This is the fourth year in a row that EA Homes has been acknowledged for is rampant growth into new markets. From 2015 to 2017, the builder enjoyed an astonishing 372 percent growth in revenue. In the same years, the builder’s closings increased from 157 to 372 a year. 2018 is expected to be even more successful, with an estimated 400+ closings predicted.

“We are honored to be named the top residential real estate company on the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s respected Pacesetters list,” said Caroline Simmel, chief marketing officer at EA Homes. “EA Homes represents the next generation of homebuilding, thanks to our forward-thinking, nimble team and diverse portfolio of tailored communities for buyers across metro Atlanta. We have successfully differentiated ourselves by leveraging the needs of the market with a clearly defined approach to capitalize on the demographic shifts occurring throughout the region.”

pacesettersThe Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Pacesetters List, annually curated, The annual Pacesetters list pinpoints the companies that are growing the fastest in Atlanta and celebrates their achievements. To qualify for the 2018 Pacesetters List, companies must 1) be based in the 20-county Metro Atlanta Area, 2) have grown in sales by more than 50 percent during the previous two years, and 3) have amassed between $1 million and $300 million of revenue in 2017.

For a full list of the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s 2018 Pacesetters, click here. For more information on EA Homes, visit