Ashton Woods Homes Hosts Grand Opening for Pemberley

Award-Winning New Home Private Builder-Developer Opens New Residential Community Located in Apex, N.C.

Raleigh, NC, September 08, 2012 --( Ashton Woods Homes (, an award-winning national private home builder, held a grand opening in late July for Pemberley, a new residential community located just off of NC Highway 55 in Apex. Pemberley offers three different product lines – single-family homes starting from the $230s, townhomes from the $130s and one-car garage townhomes from the $160s – with a wide variety of floor plans for buyers to choose from. The community will feature a private swimming pool and cabana. The neighborhood offers easy access to all points in the Triangle, including all major business parks, shopping and dining. All homes in Pemberley qualify for the ENERGY STAR® label, signifying they are substantially more energy efficient than homes built to the minimum code of requirements. In accordance with Ashton Woods Homes’ commitment to green building and design, each home is built to help homeowners save as much as 45 percent a year on utility payments.

More than 200 people came to celebrate Pemberley’s grand opening and enjoyed delicious free food, fun family entertainment and door prizes. The event included a food truck rodeo featuring American Meltdown, the area’s only gourmet sandwich melts food truck, Chirba Chirba Dumpling, a food truck specializing in Asian cuisine, and Cold Stone Creamery ice cream. Throughout the grand opening, onsite agents Diana Driscoll and Stephanie Vickery hosted private tours to the neighborhood’s model home.

For more information about Pemberley, please visit or call (919) 447-0860.

“The Apex community is growing fast and is building a strong presence in the Triangle,” said Rebecca McAdoo, director of sales and marketing at Ashton Woods Homes in Raleigh. “We are so pleased to announce the grand opening of the Pemberley community. The homes in this beautiful neighborhood are truly designed utilizing the most innovative floor plans and fantastic finishes, and we are confident that the residents will enjoy the location as well as the various neighborhood amenities.”

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About Ashton Woods Homes:
Ashton Woods Homes is an award-winning national private home builder that has served the public since 1992. Headquartered in Atlanta, Ashton Woods builds high-performance new homes in growth communities in Georgia, Texas (Austin, Dallas, Houston, Killeen and San Antonio), Florida (Orlando and Tampa), Arizona (Phoenix) and North Carolina (Raleigh). Close to jobs, schools, shopping and transportation, Ashton Woods effectively balances healthy-house features with energy efficiency in their Power House Green homes – which can save families as much as 45 percent per year on utility bills. A premier choice for new home buyers, the firm has received numerous industry honors, including the 2012 Marketing and Advertising Excellence Award from the Home Builders Association, the 2012, 2011 and 2009 ENERGY STAR for Homes Leadership in Housing Award, the 2011 Builder 100 Private Top 10 List, the 2009 J.D. Power and Associates New-Home Builder Customer Satisfaction, the 2009 Environments for Living Diamond Award for a commitment to energy efficiency, the 2008 Residential Warranty Company (RWC) Keystone Award, and the 2007 Professional Results in Sales and Marketing (PRISM) Award. For more information, visit

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