About Us

Meed Your Dedicated Team

By choosing American Eagle Developers, LLC an independently owned and operated franchise of AR Homes®, you can create your custom luxury home with complete confidence in the quality of work and the integrity of the team involved in your project.

Bruce Pasquarella

Franchise Owner

Ask Bruce what distinguishes his company from other custom luxury home builders, and he doesn’t hesitate. “I’m a hands-on builder with attention to detail. Our project management team is at the job site every day. We work hard at building good, lasting relationships with clients by delivering a quality project and providing prompt, courteous service from the design stage through post-occupancy services.”

He has been in the construction industry for over 32 years as a tradesman as well as a project manager for multimillion dollar commercial and residential construction projects. A Certified Green Building Professional, he has served on the board of directors for the Greenville Homebuilders Association.


Alexis Pasquarella

Broker In Charge, American Eagle Realty

Alexis has been involved in the real estate industry since 2003, truly perfecting her craft and growing her market knowledge exponentially when working for the Home Builders Association of Greenville. In 2016, Alexis launched her own real estate brokerage with a goal to work hard for her clients. Helping her clients achieve their new home dreams is the most rewarding aspect of her career.


Melissa Knight

Sales Associate

Melissa, a native of North Carolina, has lived in the Asheville area for 26 years. In addition to her real estate license, Melissa has a background in design consulting for new homes. Melissa loves working with clients to help them design the home of their dreams. Melissa most enjoys spending time with family, and hiking and biking in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina.


Betsy Klein

Sales Associate

Betsy grew up in North Carolina and has had the pleasure of working in custom residential sales for over 21 years in the Asheville area. She has also held her North Carolina real estate license since 2008. After building her own custom home in 2007 with a “cost plus” builder, Betsy is a true advocate for the AR Homes® process with a fixed cost. Her personal and professional experiences bring a wealth of knowledge to her clients when helping design their dream home.

Betsy has two grown daughters whom she adores. In her spare time, she plays tennis competitively, enjoys power walking and loves yoga.


Kirsten Gilliam

Interior Designer

Kirsten has over 15 years of experience in the design industry. Since starting with AR Homes®, she’s designed over 150 homes. While she is a true planner by nature, her favorite part of the design process is the final installation day. It is often the longest and most chaotic day, but there is nothing more rewarding than seeing a perfect plan come together and a happy client. Kirsten enjoys playing outside with her twin children, traveling and exploring Greenville.


Brent Dunlap

Controller

With both private and public accounting experience, Brent’s attention to detail and fiscal responsibility have proven to be incredible assets to the AR Homes® team. After graduating from West Virginia University, Brent and his wife moved from New Martinsville, WV to Simpsonville, SC. They have two children and love spending time enjoying outdoor activities as a family.


Mission Statement and Core Values of American Eagle Developers, LLC

“We bring our clients home through an exceptional experience built upon integrity, craftsmanship and partnership.”

Partnership

We serve our customers, our teammates and our communities by living out our values.

Customer Experience

Our Customer Experience is at the heart of our mission through honesty, superior communication and effective solutions.

Integrity

We conduct ourselves with honesty, fairness and trustworthiness to do the right thing whether it is easy or difficult.

Accountability

We deliver on our promises through honesty and loyalty, taking ownership of our responsibilities to our clients and our team.

Constant Improvement

We strive to be open minded in areas of improvement and by evaluating ourselves and our processes for continuous growth.

Responsiveness

Our passion is to consistently provide clear communication, timely action and a caring manner.
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