Founded in 2003 by Chris Boone and Don Williams, Capital Land Partners is a privately owned land development company specializing in developing homesites for national and regional homebuilders in the Charlotte area including Mecklenburg, Gaston, Cabarrus, Iredell, Lancaster and Union counties.
Capital Land Partners is committed to developing high quality neighborhoods that will be appreciated for decades to come. Working in partnership with community leaders, public officials, homebuilders and the neighborhood itself, Capital Land Partners strives to create an atmosphere of trust, cooperation and integrity.
Our homebuilders and their clients are our customers. We operate with a “can do” attitude, working as a team to help our builders achieve the goal of building their clients’ dream home.
“Our combined expertise gives us a solid formula for success.”
Mr. Boone is an owner and President of Capital Land Partners. He began his career in 1981 with Coopers & Lybrand (now PriceWaterhouseCoopers) working in both audit and tax. In 1984 he joined Interstate Securities (succeeded through mergers by Interstate/Johnson Lane and Wachovia Securities) where he spent 18 years, serving as President and Managing Director of their real estate investment banking group and as CFO & COO of CapTrust Financial Advisors, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Wachovia Securities. Mr. Boone is a licensed real estate broker in the states of North and South Carolina.
Don Williams is an owner and partner of Capital Land Partners. Mr. Williams started his career in 1984 as a loan officer with First Union Corporation (now Wachovia), later becoming a vice president in the income property division. He left First Union in 1994 to form Capital Advisors, a commercial mortgage banking and servicing company along with two other principals. Under his leadership, Capital Advisors grew to 17 producers and six offices. Capital Advisors was sold in 1999 and is now wholly owned by RBC Centura Bank. Mr. Williams continued as President of Capital Advisors until March of 2004, when he left to form Medalist Capital. With four offices in three states, Medalist Capital provides commercial mortgage banking services. The company currently has 27 employees with offices in Charlotte, Raleigh, Charleston, and Atlanta. Mr. Williams has over 35 years experience in real estate finance and investments. He is a licensed real estate broker in North Carolina.
John joined Capital Land Partners as a summer intern in 2018. He returned the following summer and came on full-time in June 2020 as a development associate. Prior to joining full-time, John attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where he received a BA in Economics and was a member of the Shuford Entrepreneurship program, held leadership positions in the Chi Psi fraternity, and started on the club lacrosse team. At Capital Land Partners, John has assisted with multiple projects including Mint Hill Village, Harrisburg Village, Stevens Grove, Laurel Walk, and Hampton Woods. John is also a licensed real estate broker in North Carolina.