About Hamlet Homes

At Hamlet Homes, we are committed to providing our homebuyers with quality, customer-oriented townhomes and single-family homes located in attractively designed neighborhoods in northern Utah. We are also recognized as a leader in urban redevelopment and transit-oriented communities. As of this year, Hamlet developed over 3,500 homes in 55 communities and Hamlet Development Corporation developed close to 4,400 lots for Hamlet Homes and other builders.

Our success in achieving customer satisfaction – your satisfaction – is measured by an 81% average approval rating in ongoing surveys. This positive response demonstrates that we understand what it takes to assist you in making your house a cherished home. (We invite you to read our Customer Testimonials on our Home page.)

Hamlet’s dedication to building quality homes and attractive communities is further measured in the awards we receive. These include the Builder of Integrity Award from the Quality Builder Warranty Corporation in 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007 and 2010; and Utah’s Best of State medal for Residential Construction in 2003, 2004, 2006 and 2007. The company has also been a finalist in the National Housing Quality Awards as well as the recipient of the 2009 Governor’s Quality Growth Award.

Located in Murray City, Utah, Hamlet Homes is part of the Hamlet group of companies, which includes Hamlet Development and Hamlet Commercial.

 


Great People

Executive Team

Michael M. Brodsky

Founder, Owner and Chairman, Hamlet group of companies

Michael Brodsky is the founder, owner and chairman of the Hamlet group of companies, which are comprised of Hamlet Development, Hamlet Homes, and most recently Hamlet Commercial.

With 46 years of experience in the homebuilding industry, Brodsky oversees the growth objectives of each company and ensures that all aspects of the companies are properly managed. In addition, he serves as the president of Hamlet Development. In this role, he obtains capital and other funding sources to develop communities, selects land and subdivision designs and oversees the development entitlement process through local municipalities. Since founding the company in 1994, the Hamlet Companies have developed over 4,400 building lots in 55 communities and delivered over 3,500 new homes across the Wasatch front.

Prior to starting up Hamlet, he was a division president for close to 14 years with The Ryland Group, Inc., based in Columbia, Md. While in this position, Brodsky grew one division, which in 1983 closed 75 homes, in Baltimore County, Md. into three separate divisions that by 1990 closed just under 1,000 homes. From 1975–1980, Brodsky was with Wilmington, Del.-based Leon N. Weiner & Associates as project manager and construction superintendent. His responsibilities included overseeing contracts and coordinating design plans and specifications with architects and engineers for projects throughout New Jersey, Delaware and Pennsylvania. For six months, Brodsky took an assignment with Clarence Johnson, Ltd. in Barbados, West Indies to construct a deep-water harbor expansion in Georgetown and to renovate a local airport. Prior to Leon N. Weiner & Associates, he spent three years in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands constructing a low-income, mid-rise apartment complex as well as multiple single-family detached communities.

Brodsky received his bachelor’s degree from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pa. He is a member of the National Home Builders Association, Home Builders Association of Greater Salt Lake and serves on the Executive Committee of the Utah State Chapter of the Urban Land Institute (ULI). In 2002, he was one of 24 finalists for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Since 1997 he has served on the National Ability Center Board of Directors and served as the organization’s board president in 2003. He currently is an Honorary Board member. Brodsky resides in Park City, Utah.

Barry Gittleman

President & Chief Operating Officer, Hamlet Homes

Barry Gittleman is President and Chief Operating Officer of Hamlet Homes. In his position, Barry is responsible for the production, sales and marketing departments, overseeing budgets and cash flow and developing Hamlet’s architecture and home design.

Prior to joining Hamlet Homes, Barry was Division President for Fischer Homes, starting the Atlanta division from scratch, and growing it to 18 communities and building more than 200 homes in the first two years. Barry also worked for John Wieland Homes, the top luxury homebuilder in the Southeast region. For Wieland, Barry served  as Vice President of Land, Strategy and Finance, responsible for acquisition of 12 new communities, strategy in 60 existing communities in 5 states, and the 2012 sale of the company for more than $100 million. Prior to Wieland, Barry worked for Centex Homes as Director of Strategic Marketing and Land in Jacksonville, Atlanta, and Nashville, leading Centex's long term strategic planning, daily marketing and market research operations, and land acquisition for new communities. Barry was a Project Leader with Boston Consulting Group, advising C-suite executives on major corporate projects in the airline, medical equipment, consumer goods, energy, and entertainment industries.

Before his business career, Barry served as a U.S. Navy nuclear submarine officer for 20 years. He retired with the rank of Commander after serving as Sonar Officer, Engineering Officer, and Weapons Officer on three attack nuclear submarines, and conducting multiple extended deployments and multiple national security missions.

Barry earned degrees in engineering from the United States Naval Academy, in management from Troy State University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He currently resides in Park City with his wife and son.

John H. Aldous

Secretary, Hamlet Homes

John Aldous, former president and chief operating officer of Hamlet Homes, has now taken on the sole duties of Secretary of Hamlet Homes beginning April 1, 2016, as he prepares for retirement. John was the President of Hamlet Homes since its inception in 1995. John will stay on with Hamlet while the transition takes place between John and the new President.

John served as president for over 20 years. Under his direction, the company has built quality, value- priced homes in attractively designed neighborhoods filling a much needed niche in Utah. Over the years Hamlet has been recognized as one of the fastest growing home builders in the U.S. by Builder magazine and as one of the nation’s largest 400 builders by Professional Builder magazine. Under his guidance, Hamlet was voted Best of State for residential construction four times, won the Builder of Integrity Award from the Quality Builder Warranty Corporation five times, and proud recipient of the Governor’s Quality Growth award.

Phil Mosher

Principal Broker & VP of Sales

Philip Mosher is Vice President of Sales and is the Principal Broker for Hamlet Homes. Mosher received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administrations from Rider University and has over 28 years of Real Estate experience. He possesses extensive capabilities and depth of experience in marketing and selling new home communities, personally selling over 800 homes with volume totaling over $250 Million. He was instrumental in Hamlet Homes revitalization during the downturn, assisting in the disposition of non-performing assets, acquisition of new land opportunities and Commercial sales & leasing in the Birkhill at Fireclay Development. Utilizing his well-rounded skills and vast industry knowledge he is responsible for hiring, training and managing the Hamlet on-site sales team.

He is a member of the Utah Home Builders Association, previously serving as President of the Sales & Marketing council. A Certified New Home Marketing Professional and Licensed Utah Real Estate Broker. He has won numerous awards during his career including the Utah Sales and Marketing Council Sales Person of the Year and the National Sales and Marketing Council Sales Person of the Year Silver Award. Phil has also served as a mentor for 11 years in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah.

Elliot Jenkins

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Hamlet group of companies

Elliott Jenkins is Vice President and Chief Financial Officers for the Hamlet companies. Jenkins joined Hamlet in 2009, and in his position, manages the financial operations of the multi-entity operation and oversees the accounting and finance department. He administers department policies and procedures, establishes relationships with financial institutions and coordinates outside reporting with independent auditors. In addition, he maintains a management reporting system that includes an annual budget, forecasted cash flows, variance reports, performance reports and year-end capital account analysis for investors.

Jenkins brings nearly 20 years of financial experience to the Hamlet team.  Most recently the Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer for SIRQ, Inc. a Salt Lake City based commercial general contractor, additionally Jenkins has served in various financial roles with both residential and commercial builders in Utah - Pinecrest Homes, Inc., Layton Construction Company, and Kaufman & Broad.

Jenkins received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Utah. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the Construction Financial Managers Association (CFMA).  He resides in Draper with his wife and four children.

Jon Southern

Vice President of Construction, Hamlet Homes

Jon Southern started in the construction industry working for a General Contractor in 1996 as a Framer for nine years and eventually was promoted to Framing Supervisor before coming to Hamlet Homes. Jon attended BYU in their construction management program before he started framing and got married.

Jon joined Hamlet Homes in 2007 as an Assistant Supervisor in Production. Since then, Jon has held the title of Production Supervisor, Homebuilding Manager and finally his current position Vice President of Construction. He now oversees and directs all of Hamlet Homes’ homebuilding activities. In 2000 he received the Subcontractor of the Year Award from Panda Homes and in 2006 he was named the Supervisor of the Year from Hamlet Homes for closing 74 homes and having over $14 million in revenue. In 2014 he received a Production Award for Total Overall production volume of $6,815,410.00.

Jon currently resides in Saratoga Springs, Utah with his wife Tiffany, his daughter Holly and his son Brendan.

Sales Team

Phil Mosher

Principal Broker & VP of Sales

Philip Mosher is Vice President of Sales and is the Principal Broker for Hamlet Homes. Mosher received his Bachelor’s degree in Business Administrations from Rider University and has over 28 years of Real Estate experience. He possesses extensive capabilities and depth of experience in marketing and selling new home communities, personally selling over 800 homes with volume totaling over $250 Million. He was instrumental in Hamlet Homes revitalization during the downturn, assisting in the disposition of non-performing assets, acquisition of new land opportunities and Commercial sales & leasing in the Birkhill at Fireclay Development. Utilizing his well-rounded skills and vast industry knowledge he is responsible for hiring, training and managing the Hamlet on-site sales team.

He is a member of the Utah Home Builders Association, previously serving as President of the Sales & Marketing council. A Certified New Home Marketing Professional and Licensed Utah Real Estate Broker. He has won numerous awards during his career including the Utah Sales and Marketing Council Sales Person of the Year and the National Sales and Marketing Council Sales Person of the Year Silver Award. Phil has also served as a mentor for 11 years in the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Utah.

Yosh Ryujin

Sales Representative

Yosh Ryujin is a Sales Agent for Hamlet Homes. He has more than 18 years of real estate experience, 16 of which have been in the new home sales industry. Yosh has spent nearly 10 years with Hamlet Homes and during that time was awarded the “Sales Person of the Year” by the Utah Home Builders Association in 2007. Yosh loves helping Hamlet customers navigate through a home buying process that truly lives up to our motto of, "Great Homes, Great People, Great Experience."

Away from work, Yosh enjoys traveling and playing ice hockey, which he has done for over 30 years. In addition, he is also an assistant coach for the Weber State University men's ice hockey team. But most of all, he enjoys being a husband to his wife Shantel, and a dad to his 3 beautiful daughters and 4 amazing step-children.

Nate Kingdon

Sales Representative

Nate Kingdon is a Sales Representative for Hamlet Homes. Nate started out his New Homes career with Hamlet Homes in 2004 as a trainee. He sold 19 homes in a short period of time and was quickly promoted to a Sales Agent. He was awarded the “Rookie Sales Person of the Year” award by the Utah Home Builders Association in 2006. He rejoined our team here at Hamlet Homes nearly 3 years ago and has been with the company for 10 years! Nate has 20 years of Real Estate experience. Nate loves the process of new construction and thoroughly enjoys getting to know our customers and helping them through the process of purchasing and buying a new home.

When he isn’t traveling around with his family for his daughters Competitive Cheer competitions he enjoys mountain biking, skiing and being outdoors with his family. Nate resides in Draper with his wife, 2 daughters and the family dog Daisy.

Amber Larsen

Sales Representative

Amber Larsen is a Sales Agent for Hamlet Homes. She started working for the Company in 2013 and handles sales in the Salt Lake Valley. Amber loves her job and genuinely enjoys working with, and getting to know our Hamlet customers. She has been in sales for many years and hopes to provide knowledge and support during the construction process. Her goal is to know her Hamlet customers and ensure they are happy with their home buying experience.

She previously worked in a Sales Position at Maggie Sottero Bridal where she started in the office as a Factory  Manager. She worked her way up to International Account Executive, where she handled National and International Accounts.

Amber enjoys hiking, running, swimming and most outdoor activities. Summer is her favorite time of  year and loves being outside to enjoy the sunshine. Most importantly, Amber loves being married to her husband Tyler, and being a mom to her three children. Together they enjoy time in Moab, Zion’s and the beach.

Isaac Hanson

Sales Representative

Isaac Hanson is the newest addition to our great sales team, and is a Sales Representative for Hamlet Homes. He started his New Homes Sales career here at Hamlet Homes in 2016 and has assisted with sales in various communities within the Salt Lake Valley and Park City. Isaac enjoys working with Hamlet customers and takes pride ensuring they have a great experience purchasing a home. Isaac has over 5 years’ experience in sales. He had great success in his sales positions as he worked his way up to become a co-manager at Express Fashion. He continued in sales at RC Willey selling furniture before joining the Hamlet Homes team.

Isaac enjoys traveling, playing basketball and water skiing. He loves being a husband to his wife and father to his new baby girl.