Neil Wedewer has joined Smith Douglas Homes’ Board of Managers. No stranger to the residential construction industry, Wedewer has held key leadership positions with prominent bank partners of home builders operating in Georgia and across the Southeast.
His vast experience includes Atlanta Area President for Charter Bank (now South State Bank), Chief Credit Officer for First Covenant Bank, and Executive Vice President and Manager of the Real Estate Finance Group for SunTrust Banks of Atlanta (now Truist).
His tenure in the banking community has allowed him to establish and cultivate relationships with hundreds of home builders.
Greg Bennett, President and CEO of Smith Douglas Homes, stated, “I’ve had the pleasure of knowing Neil for decades, and his reputation is second to none. We’re honored to have him serve in this capacity with us.”
“It has been a pleasure to observe the growth, expansion and success of Smith Douglas Homes since the company’s inception. Tom Bradbury and Greg Bennett have assembled a terrific team, and I look forward to contributing to the continued success of Smith Douglas Homes,” said Wedewer.
Neil Wedewer holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina and now resides in Charleston.
2,100 Homes Closed in 2022
Smith Douglas closed a record number of homes across the Southeast in 2022 (2,100 +/-), outpacing its previous annual high of 1,876. In March 2022, we reported that Smith Douglas Homes celebrated its 10,000th home sold.
Based in Woodstock, Georgia, Smith Douglas Homes is one of the largest privately held home builders in the Southeast. Since its inception, the company has been entrusted by over 10,000 families to fulfill their new home dreams and will close a record number of over 2,000 homes in 2022. Widely recognized for its operational efficiency, Smith Douglas delivers a high-quality, value-oriented home along with unprecedented choice. The company focuses on buyers looking to purchase a new home priced below the FHA loan limit in the metro areas of Atlanta, Raleigh, Charlotte, Nashville, Birmingham and Huntsville.