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Design Spotlight: Camellia Butterfield, Interior Designer

May 24, 2018

Published by Pratt Home Builders | Article Written by Brittany Shaw Newman In this Pratt Home Builders Design Spotlight, we get to know of the newest additions to our in-house interior design team, Camellia Butterfield. She left Tuscaloosa, AL to join our team in Chattanooga, TN, which has proven to be a great fit since... Read More »


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Buying a Resale isn’t Your Only Option: 7 Reasons to Buy New

May 17, 2018

Published by Pratt Home Builders | Article Written by Brittany Shaw Newman It’s no secret that the greater Chattanooga real estate market is booming. When starting the search for a new home, many buyers seek out a Realtor and begin the quest by perusing the MLS. The retail and resale market is very competitive, so... Read More »


Design Spotlight: Lauren Miller, Interior Design Coordinator

April 11, 2018

Published by Pratt Home Builders | Article Written by Brittany Shaw Newman For most home buyers, design is the most exciting and anticipated part of the process new home construction. Lauren Miller is their very first exposure to the process at Pratt Home Builders, and this soon-to-be UTC graduate ensures the design process helps accomplish... Read More »


Testimonial: The Hawkins Family

March 7, 2018

Home is where life happens.  It’s the backdrop for so many of life’s most important memories. All of us at Pratt Home Builders love helping people make their dream home a reality. “Teamwork makes the dream work” is one of our favorite mantras. We’re dedicated to finding the best balance of location, price point, style... Read More »


Stop Thinking Trendy and Start Thinking Timeless

January 9, 2018

Guest Blog By Interior Design Coordinator Lauren Miller Timeless  design has staying power- it was not meant to be temporary. When designing a space that’s geared toward trends, odds are it will already be outdated once the project is finished. My job is to share a few tips and tricks that will save you from... Read More »


Design Spotlight: Sharon Chase, Director of Design

December 7, 2017

Published by Pratt Home Builders | Article and Interview by Brittany Shaw Newman Sharon Chase is the Director of Design at Pratt Home Builders! Our design team is growing as the company expands to more residential communities and into commercial real estate. In 2018, we will be sharing design trends and tips from our design... Read More »


Positioning Yourself for the Best-Possible Home-Buying Process

November 10, 2017

By Pratt Home Builders In real estate, one of most frequently used and important terms in the business is “time is of the essence.” Often, we think of this adage as it pertains to the exchange of contracts, but starting the clock ahead of time for your entire process will generally pay off substantially, both... Read More »


Design Trends: Light Fixtures

October 10, 2017

Guest blog by Interior Designer Shelby Pratt One of our customers’ most common questions is in regards to lighting! Sometimes it is something so simple and common that can really make a statement in design. Working for a home builder, I constantly have to try to find ways to easily incorporate new features that create... Read More »


Design Trends: Mixing Metals

September 11, 2017

Guest blog by Interior Designer Shelby Pratt Hi, I’m Shelby Pratt, and I love being part of the Interior Design Team at Pratt Home Builders. I’ll be sharing design insight once a month on this blog, so I hope you’ll check back often for inspiration. I’ve been a full-time designer for just two years now... Read More »


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