Mike McCarty President of Development & Construction
Mike is a native of Greenville, North Carolina and attended Wake Forest University with a concentration in Political Science and Health Policy Administration. Mike was previously the Project Manager for a luxury resort condominium community located in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina prior to his employment with the Taft Family. He currently serves as our President of Construction and Development and has been with the company for 15 years. Mike oversees all budgeting, design, entitlement, planning, underwriting and construction for our residential and commercial developments. He has successfully bid and been awarded federal government and state leases totaling more than 75,000 square feet since 2008 and has constructed more than 1,500 multifamily units throughout Eastern North Carolina with another 800 in the pipeline. He is an avid member of the National Apartment Association, National Multi Housing Council, Triangle Apartment Association, and the Urban Land Institute. Mike also holds a North Carolina Real Estate Brokerage License and is a Broker-In-Charge. He is deeply committed to livable and sustainable development and communities.