A seasoned homebuilding professional and industry leader, Wade began his career in the industry working with his father at his homebuilding company, Jurney Construction in North Carolina, and then as a Builder at USHomein Sarasota, Florida. For 18 years, he served as President of Wade Jurney Homes, which marketed homes to first-time buyers by using the most efficient plan designs, best material pricing, best lot prices, and shorter build time to create the most affordable homes in the US. By 2018, Wade Jurney Homes was the fastest-growing private home builder in the country and #35 on the 2017 Builder 100 List. The company generated 1,742 closings and $270 million in revenue. The company was built in more than 250 communities throughout North Carolina, South Carolina, and Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Texas, Arizona, Iowa, Indiana, Michigan, and Iowa.