Ainslie Group's Award-Winning Team of Homebuilders Includes You

Give More What's different about the Ainslie Group? It begins with our philosophy of homebuilding. We look at each project from the perspective of the families who will live in the homes we build.

Their lifestyle, their needs and their budget inspire our ideas for what their home could be. Those thoughts influence our designs, which are translated into the actual construction of the home and, ultimately, the livability and performance of the home over time.

Our entire team—affiliates, designers, craftspeople and office staff alike—shares the same philosophy. It's the foundation of the Ainslie Group's three core principles: passion for homebuilding, integrity that guides our actions every day and commitment to building each family's dreams.

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Whether you are a first-time homebuyer, a homeowner who is looking to move up to the next level, or you're seeking to create a distinctive custom home, we invite you to take a closer look at the way we think and the homes we build.

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Jeff Ainslie
President of Sales, Operations & Finance

As a builder and an industry leader, Jeff is equally comfortable holding a hammer or a gavel. He possesses hands-on experience in the building trades, which spurred his interest in serving on regional and statewide workforce development boards. Jeff is a past president of the Home Builders Association of Virginia and the Tidewater Builders Association, and serves as an instructor for numerous homebuilding-related educational programs.

John Ainslie
President of Construction

A past president of the Tidewater Builders Association, John holds a Class A contractor’s license and has been an industry professional since 1981. He is a member of numerous statewide and regional homebuilding industry organizations, including the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development Statewide Building Code Technical Review Board. John is also active in several noteworthy philanthropic organizations.

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