We are proud to call Charlottesville our home. We not only build communities, but believe in cultivating the health of our community by building responsibly and hiring locally. We call this the Homegrown Differenceand it defines everything we do.
Our business isn’t just about building the perfect home. It’s about building community, too.
Founded by Frank Ballif, a University of Virginia graduate, Southern Development Homes is an independent Charlottesville-based builder. We are connected to our customers, our trade partners, and the greater Charlottesville community. This is what we call the “Homegrown Difference.”
We are extremely proud of the relationships cultivated since 1999 while building new homes for more than 900 local families. We believe in continual improvement of our products and experience, and we value doing the right thing by our customers and trade partners. Because of this, we have the best reputation for service in the area.
At Southern Development Homes, we stand behind the values of hard work, dependability, accountability, and respect – to create your perfect home and build a thriving community.
We are proud to be recognized by these organizations as a favorite homebuilder: 2017-2018 Best of C-ville #1 Homebuilder 2010-2018 Daily Progress Readers’ Choice – Favorite Builder 2010-2017 Charlottesville Family – Favorite Builder 2013-2016 Earthcraft Virginia’s Sustainable Leadership Award
170 SOUTH PANTOPS DRIVE, CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA 22911