Eastwood Homes Ranked Among Top 50 Builders
June 29, 2010 09:04 AM Eastern Daylight Time
CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Carolina Builder, Eastwood Homes, was named the 48th
largest builder nationwide in the annual ranking of the top 100 builders by Big Builder Magazine. A well-recognized
source for construction and real estate information nationwide, Big Builder Magazine has published the list of builders
ranked by their total closings on an annual basis since 2003.
For Eastwood Homes to be the 48th largest builder nationwide is an especially impressive accomplishment. The
company operates only 4 divisions in 2 states, while most of the other builders on the list have a market presence
that spans, at a minimum, several regions. Many of the builders among the top 50 have a national presence.
The last six years have brought drastic change in the building and real estate industries as a whole. During this time,
Eastwood Homes has made great strides. The 2004 Big Builder Rankings placed Eastwood Homes at a meager
104th largest builder. Over the following 6 years, the company forged a steady ascent among the ranks of its
competitors. Company founder and president, Joe Stewart, commented, “It certainly wasn’t an overnight
transformation. It took a tremendous amount of effort and planning to bring this company to where it is today. To be
the 48th largest builder in the country is an accomplishment that I just couldn’t have imagined ten years ago.”
Joe Stewart’s business model has helped the company to weather the storm. “People are our most important asset.
It is important to do right by both the homeowners in our communities and the people on our teams.” Joe has always
sought to hire exceptionally talented people with whom he can place his trust. “From our Customer Service Team to
our Operations and Product Development Departments, it is much easier to start with a person of integrity and high
ethical standards and then help them to expand upon their knowledge of