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Atlanta homebuilder expands into Raleigh

Posted April 28, 2010 6:41 p.m. EDT

— Wilson Parker Homes has expanded into the Raleigh market and has started work on two developments in south Raleigh, officials said Wednesday.

Chasteal Trails, which has single-family homes starting at around $140,000, is located off of Rock Quarry Road on Barwell Road. Single-family homes in Tryon Place, at the intersection of Tryon and Hammond roads, begin around $130,000.

Atlanta-based Wilson Parker Homes hired Don Mead as division president in Raleigh. He has more than 10 years of experience with other homebuilders in the area, officials said.