About Canvas Residential
Creating Communities That Outlast Trends
The team at Canvas treats each new community site as a blank canvas. We approach every development opportunity with a fresh set of eyes and in-depth knowledge of surrounding neighborhoods lifestyle advantages and the overall real estate market.
Like a canvas used for painting, boat sails and camping tents, our communities and homes are made of strong material and timeliness designs. Our team of investors and developers bring decades of experience and insights to the table, canvassing sites and markets to create the best products and community. Unlike bigger, less agile companies in the homebuilding industry, we champion change and new ideas in single-family build-to-rent communities to deliver enduring success.
Creighton has devoted 15 years of his career in development, investment and acquisition roles for a variety of real estate projects through the Southeast. He has developed residential and mixed-use communities for EverGreen Living, Flywheel, Hines Interests and Crescent Communities, managing planning, entitlements and development opportunities for 5,000 multifamily units and 10,500 residential lots. The partnership he started between EverGreen Living and Davidson Homes focused on assembling land and building single-family rental communities across the Southeast.
Creighton holds a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Accounting from Ohio University and a Master’s in Real Estate Development from Auburn University. He is married with three children and has lived in Charlotte since 2006.