Contact Matt Lorencen – Orth Homes Realtor (423) 741-1161

About Us

Terry Orth and Richard Price founded Orth Homes in 1999 in Johnson City, TN with a vision of building high quality, well-built new homes at an affordable price.  Since that time, Orth Homes has grown to be the largest local new home builder in East Tennessee since that time.  We offer new homes, patio homes, condominiums and duplexes throughout our area’s finest communities.  We currently build in Johnson City, Kingsport, Elizabethton, Jonesborough, Piney Flats, Gray, Boones Creek and Greeneville.  The years of experience & knowledge within the organization of Orth Homes guarantees you are building with the best when it comes to your new home.


During the last 21 years, the national and Tri-Cities real estate markets have seen many highs and lows, but Orth has remained a constantly reliable company. Orth Homes has made many homebuyers’ dreams become a reality by providing affordable new homes to over a thousand families. By eliminating waste from the building process, maximizing buying power, and streamlining the construction process Orth Homes is able to build the most affordable new homes money can buy. Orth Homes quality is second to none and our team has used decades of home building experience to compile detailed checklists for every stage of the building process that includes a final checklist of over 700 items.  When you take the keys to your new home rest assured that every detail has been checked off on and ready for you to make a house your home.

Orth Homes currently has a wide variety of custom-designed new house plans to choose from whether it is a one-story, two-story, patio home or condominium.  Here at Orth, we want your new home to be exactly what you envision.  The Orth process allows you to utilize our on-site draftsman to make changes to your layout to better suit your needs.  Our showroom in Johnson City provides you with the opportunity to see exactly what finish materials will be used in your home.  Whether it’s cabinetry, flooring, brick or tile – our showroom allows you to see & feel what your home will be constructed with.  Our current model home and finished inventory offer a wide assortment of move-in ready homes that can give you the opportunity to walk through and tour what the finished product looks like.  We know that every buyer is unique when it comes to the style and designs that they choose.  Whether it is tray ceilings, detailed crown molding, shiplap, stone fireplaces, handicap accessible showers, farmhouse sinks, finished basements – our team is able to handle it all and provide you with the design of your dreams.  Our attention to detail is sure to leave a lasting impression on any home buyer in the market for a new construction home.

Orth Homes has is the new home builder of choice for quality, affordable housing with a personalized touch in East Tennessee.  Our design and construction professionals work hard to make each customer’s specific home building experience a pleasant and satisfactory one.  Orth Homes team strives to make sure every home buyer’s needs are met. Our team is willing to go the extra mile for each client!  We are dedicated to making sure all your questions are answered and you feel comfortable with the home buying process.  Please click here to have one of our sales agents contact you about starting the process of owning one of our new homes!