Building unique custom homes and developments for our clients since 2005.

Building unique custom homes and developments for our clients since 2005.

Building unique custom homes and developments for our clients since 2005.

About The Aidan Group

The Aidan Group, a Denver, Colorado based residential development company, has been building luxury homes in and around our stunning Colorado mountain resorts and the Denver metro area since 2005. Our developments range from ski-in ski-out slope-side and riverside custom homes up to 120 semi-custom home enclaves nestled in the mountains and Front Range.

Our passion for home building is palpable because it’s all about you – the peace you feel, the warmth in your heart, and the look on your face when you are in your home. We embrace this responsibility.

Each home is meticulously designed from beginning through completion with a precise focus on lifestyle, timeless elegance, and the highest quality craftmanship. Our homes are architecturally inspired to pay tribute to the land and natural surroundings, and are planned to ensure that the wonderful blend of indoor/outdoor living offered in Colorado is enjoyed to the fullest.

While each project is unique, our commitment is always the same – we take the responsibility of building your home seriously. Years after you’ve moved in, we want to be invited back.

Management Bios

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Founder and CEO

John D. Niemi

Prior to founding The Aidan Group in 2005, John was a Principal and Executive Vice President at commercial real estate firm Equis Corporation. During his 19-year career with the firm, John was instrumental in growing the company from 1 office in Chicago to 33 offices around the globe. He executed commercial transactions and projects in over 30 states at a value in excess of $2.0 billion. John left the company after it was successfully sold to an Australian based global services provider.

Since 2005, John has focused solely on residential development, primarily in and around Colorado resorts including Breckenridge, Vail, Beaver Creek, and Eagle. He has envisioned, planned, managed, and developed multiple residential projects ranging from $9,000,000+ single-family homes to $400,000 -$2,000,000 120-unit enclaves. All of the projects John has envisioned and executed required that he manage the entitlement, planning, infrastructure and vertical development process.

John received a BA in Business and Communications from the University of Minnesota.

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John A. Wilt

John Wilt is a partner and CFO of The Aidan Group. John joined The Aidan group in 2007 and handles all finance and accounting matters including project financing, budgeting, tax preparation, and cash management. Prior to joining The Aidan Group, John spent 14 years in the industry with two of the nation’s largest homebuilders, including 4 years as the Assistant CFO and Vice President of Corporate Finance of MDC Holdings, Inc. (Richmond American Homes) in Denver, CO. His responsibilities included corporate accounting, tax, internal audit, budgeting and planning, and information technology. From 1993 to 2003, John was Corporate Controller of M/I Schottenstein Homes, Inc. in Columbus, OH. He also worked in public accounting for John Gerlach and Company, Columbus, OH, from 1988 to 1993.

John, a CPA, received a BA from Wittenberg University and an Executive MBA from Ohio State University.