Our History

The "United Companies"

The United Companies originated in 1970 with United Realty. Since its genesis United Realty has spun off several companies encompassing all areas of real estate and development.

United Management was founded in 1978, currently manages over 3000 units of affordable housing in North and South Carolina. Excellence in management along with upscale "state of the art" apartments has been the company's hallmark.

Since 1986 United Developers/Duggins Smith Builders has been constructing and developing quality multi-family, single family and commercial developments. United has been nationally recognized as one of the most respected builder/developers in the southeastern United States

The development, construction and management companies of United are all located in the same building in Fayetteville, North Carolina and work hand in hand on a daily basis covering all aspects of pre-development, development and management. The United Companies’ success illustrates our commitment to keep abreast of the legal and program requirements of an ever-changing industry.  The people at United have one goal….to grow in all areas of affordable housing without compromising its reputation or integrity while maintaining  its commitment to providing safe, quality affordable housing.

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