Coldwell Banker Caine and Great Southern Homes Announce New Neighborhood Opening


Great Southern Homes, builder of GreenSmart homes, announced the opening of a new neighborhood in early January. Whispering Oaks is the third community of Great Southern Homes in the Upstate, with two more scheduled to open in 2016.  

Whispering Oaks, a maintenance-free townhome community, is located in Mauldin just five minutes from CU-ICAR and I-85. Each town home offers over 2,200 square feet priced in the $160,000’s. Homes include four bedrooms (master on the main level), three and a half baths, and a loft. The newly completed and decorated model is now open Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday from 1 – 5 p.m. “Great Southern Homes is building the homes people of the Upstate desirewell built, with features they want, and the smart and green technology that saves them money. The homes are open and well-designed, with the lifestyle and comfortable budget of today’s buyers in mind,” said Erika DeRoberts, Director of Developer Relations at Coldwell Banker Caine.

Marketed by Coldwell Banker Caine, Great Southern Homes offers three neighborhoods, Tucker Branch and Fountainbrook in Fountain Inn and Whispering Oaks, in Mauldin. Great Southern Homes builds green and smart homes ranging from $130,000’s- $300,000’s, and all are equipped with Honeywell’s “Tuxedo Touch” Home Automation Smart System. They also come with a Residential Energy Cost Guarantee for two years after purchase.

About Great Southern Homes
Great Southern Homes was founded by Michael P. Nieri, who graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Building Science and Management. For over 20 years, Nieri’s quality craftsmanship has been showcased in some of the finest homes in SC. Great Southern Homes is a family owned company that has held the philosophy of “Family building for Families,” with a team that includes several members of Michael’s immediate family. Great Southern Homes has over 50 communities in Aiken, Augusta, Florence, Sumter, Camden, Columbia, and Greenville. Every home is built under their Green Smart Home program combining energy efficiency with state of the art home automation technology.