Wexford Reserve developers have invited only the best builders in the Triangle to build in our community. Many of them have won prestigious awards from the Homebuilders Association of Raleigh-Wake County. We proudly introduce our custom builders and assure you they have the experience and expertise to build your home right the first time, on time.
Jim Adams and Tom Anhut founded Waterstone Partners in 2015, combining their over 50 years of new home development experience and creating one of the Triangle’s preeminent residential development companies. Recently they were named the Development Company of the Year by the Raleigh/Wake County Homebuilders Association in recognition of their outstanding work, evidenced through communities such as Wexford Reserve.
Their mission statement is simple; develop A-plus communities, in A-plus locations, with a focus on delivering beautiful homesites to the area’s preeminent custom home builders.
Jim M. Adams, Sr. is the founder and Chairman of the Millridge Companies which began in 1984 as a land development and custom home building company. Over the past 35 years, Millridge has built single family homes, and developed single family, multi-family, mixed-use, and commercial projects in Franklin, Wake, Durham, Pamlico, and Johnston Counties as well as leading the restoration of a building on the national Historic Register located in Wake Forest.
Jim is a North Carolina native and received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Atlantic Christian College (now Barton College), in Wilson North Carolina. Prior to founding Millridge, he served as owner, and CEO of Storr Office Environments in Raleigh, for 6 years. In 1972 he obtained his North Carolina Real Estate Brokers License and in 1985 his North Carolina Contractors License. Jim has been married for over 50 years, has 2 children and 4 grandchildren.
In 2014 Tom Anhut founded Anhut Properties, a residential land acquisition and development firm. Prior to that, Tom was the Raleigh Division President for both Toll Brothers and Ashton Woods Homes for a total of 14 years. Under his leadership, Tom’s new home divisions in Raleigh delivered almost 2,500 luxury homes, representing over $1.3 billion in revenue. At Toll, he was also promoted to Group President responsible for overseeing the company’s new home divisions in Raleigh, Charlotte, Atlanta, and Hilton Head, including 4 golf course communities.
Tom hails from Michigan and graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Architecture degree. Prior to joining Toll Brothers, he served for 9 years as an officer in the US Army Corps of Engineers, stationed in Italy, Saudi Arabia, Boston, and in northern Virginia. He and his wife Theresa have been married for over 34 years and have 3 adult children.