Aberdeen Homes has a long and proud history of developing award-winning communities in the Kitchener-Waterloo region.

The Hallman family has been building new homes, new condos, and apartment buildings in the Kitchener-Waterloo region for over four generations, culminating in the founding of Aberdeen Homes in the early 90s.

We pride ourselves on building homes of uncompromising quality while ensuring the process is simple and stress-free for the families that invest in an Aberdeen Home.

Jon Bender

Jon is the Construction Manager at Aberdeen Homes and is responsible for the Management of various sites. Having joined Aberdeen Homes just 2 years ago, he’s been in the Construction world for over 30, starting in a family business and moving up to the position of Manager.

In his spare time, Jon enjoys hockey, watching football and spending time with family.



Darren Lainey

Darren is a Site Supervisor. He has been in the industry for many years and brings great knowledge and experience to our team.

Jim Hallman

Jim’s been in the construction industry his entire life, learning on the job from his grandfather Anson, his father Lyle and his uncle Ward, all builders themselves. He founded Aberdeen Homes in 1995.

Jim’s hobbies include cars and motorcycles, as well as travel and spending time at his cottage.

Claudia Haack

Claudia is the CFO at Aberdeen Homes and is responsible for all the financial and accounting activities in the company. Having joined Aberdeen Homes just 8 years ago, she’s been in the accounting world for over 37, starting as an invoicing clerk and moving up to the position of controller. Her education is in Financial Accounting and Certified General Accounting, and then Canadian Business Law at the University of Waterloo.

In her spare time, Claudia enjoys gardening, baking and sewing. On a more active note, she can be found sailing and walking.