Over 15 years of experience in the Charlotte Mero area.
As highly skilled professionals with experience in luxury real estate, our goal is to provide you with the home you desire, a home that fulfills your specifications and gives you delight and pleasure.
President / General Contractor
Luxury homes are a calling for Nicholas Peters, who has earned a sterling reputation creating some of the finest residential properties in Charlotte. Nicholas is a second-generation builder who brings expertise, leadership, and extensive experience to each project. As a top builder of custom, for-sale, and luxury homes, he’s committed to the design-build process, and he successfully tailors each home to the client’s specific lifestyle and preferences. His understanding of fine homes has also been enriched by years of working as a real estate broker and building a sales record of over $200 million. Working with a trustworthy, highly skilled, and dedicated team, Nicholas is thrilled to give you a home that will suit you in every way.
At the helm of an extraordinary design team, Miriam Peters brings innovation, creativity, and elegance to all of her work. With consistent success, she and her team bring to life her award-winning ideas and signature style. Along with her expertise in home design and creation, Miriam has the insights and in-depth knowledge gained from years as a real estate broker, work that helped build her stellar reputation and resulted in a sales record topping $200 million. She understands what people look for in a luxury home and tailors her designs to each client’s specific tastes and needs. Although the methods she relies on get regularly updated to reflect current technologies and best practices, the work she produces is timeless.
Designer / Rendering Artist
Consider yourself a world traveler? Be sure to mention it to Hayden. Before joining the Peters Custom Homes team, (and Covid) she explored nine countries…in 35 days! A graduate from the Interior Architecture department at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, our resident rendering artist is proficient in design software such as AutoCAD and SketchUp, these, among others, make our designs really come to life. The spirited designer is energized by adventure, new experiences and all things nature. From a family background of architects and designers, she has been well immersed in the world of design. Experienced in hospitality, restoration and residential design, she sees problems as canvases for opportunity. Despite a lifelong interest in all things scary, Hayden is an approachable team player ready to meet clients where they are with her creative, open-minded energy.
Designer / Lead Cabinet Designer
Hannah graduated from High Point University in 2019 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Interior Design. Hannah has a strong background knowledge of interior design and years of experience with extensive design programs. She uses her knowledge on many design programs to create detailed floor plans, elevations, 3D renderings, concept or mood boards, and client presentations. She strives to be as detailed and proactive as possible and her willingness and desire to attend to details, communicate honestly, and carefully explain each step of the process goes a long way to avert problems down the road. Hannah is very passionate about helping others turn their vision into reality.
With a background in engineering and over 30 years of experience in the construction industry, Vernon Minor expects a high level of performance from his contractors. Vernon is known for weaving his personal values into his work; as a result, each project he works on reflects an abiding commitment to excellence, rigorous standards of craftsmanship, and a true passion for creating exquisite homes. Vernon is also known for the amazing customer service he provides. Throughout the entire home building experience, he works tirelessly for each client’s satisfaction. Working with Vernon, our clients can always expect accurate information, prompt replies, and a sensitivity to their needs and hopes.
Lauren graduated from Ohio University with an Accounting Degree and has a passion for the real estate and construction industry. She has 7 years accounting experience in residential and commercial property management. Lauren prides herself on confidentiality, excellent organization skills, and accuracy. Customer relations and support is a priority for vendors, clients, and work colleagues. She moved to Charlotte in 2020 from Chicago with her husband and 3 kids.
Samuel Haivala joined Peters Custom Homes bringing two decades of construction experience to the team. He spent the previous 6 years in multifamily construction, including the last three years in upper level Operations Management where he received multiple awards for his hard work and dedication to his clients and projects. Prior to working in multifamily, his experience included building residential houses, roofing, excavation, concrete, and oil field plumbing. He is a graduate of Montana State University, where he also interned with Reid Smith Architects and multiple engineers. Sam has resided in Charlotte since 2012 with his son Noah.
With over 20 years experience managing luxury residential properties in New York City, Donald brings his hands-on knowledge and superior management skills to the Peters Custom Homes team. Previously, Donald spent the last 10 years managing operations for high-rise residential buildings on Fifth Avenue and Park Avenue in Manhattan and was the lead Superintendent for Construction on the Museum on Fifth Avenue.
Prior to working in luxury residential real estate, Donald built multi-million dollar homes from the ground up and holds over a dozen certifications in fire safety, OSHA and more.
Donald was 7X National Champion in Martial Arts in Indonesia, junior Judo Olypian, ISKA ( International Sport Kickboxing Association) Welterweight , Power Breaking ,Speed breaking Champion and holds over nine black belts.
He is trilingual in English, Bahasa Indonesia, Javanese and proficient in Japanese,French,Portuguese and Spanish.
He graduated from Baruch College, where he majored in Finance, Real Estate and from Indonesia University where he majored in Accounting and minored in Business Law. Donald moved to Charlotte in 2020 with his French wife and two daughters.
Assistant Project Coordinator
Stuart Valzonis attended the University of North Carolina where he received a degree in Urban Planning. Upon graduation, he entered the construction field working for Duke Energy. Stuart took an interest in the construction industry while serving 6 years in the Army as an engineer. Looking to delve deeper into the field, Stuart joined the Peters Custom Homes team where he serves as an assistant Project Manager. In this role, he ensures client satisfaction through the management of third-party subcontractors, making sure the construction build schedule is adhered to and the product produced meets the highest possible standard.
With a passion for quality homes and more than 15 years of experience in real estate, Nicholas Peters and his wife, Miriam, founded Peters Custom Homes in Charlotte, N.C. and developed it into a multimillion-dollar company. In the Charlotte Metro Area, the company has become a highly respected leader in the design and construction of luxury custom homes. These stunning residences can be found in some of Charlotte’s most exclusive and desirable communities, including Eastover, Cotswold, Dilworth, Myers Park, NoDa, and Plaza Midwood.
Early on, Peters Custom Homes experienced a crucial turning point after building its first speculative home. After that home sold quickly, more homes followed, generating momentum as word quickly spread about the company’s professionalism and superlative projects. The company’s custom homes are now in high demand across the Carolinas, and the region’s finest architects regard Peters Custom Homes as a preferred builder.
Along with stellar customer service and homes of exceptional quality, Peters Custom Homes is characterized by innovation and a powerful work ethic. For example, clients benefit from the company’s use of the latest construction technologies and its willingness to promote energy efficiency and environmental sensitivity.
The company’s team of skilled professionals and high-level craftsmen pay attention to every detail and consistently demonstrate high standards. From general site preparation to the installation of bathroom tiles, each activity is performed with exquisite care. All of the vendors are dedicated to the company’s central principles of quality, integrity, and accountability.
As a client, you’ll never doubt that you’re given top priority at Peters Custom Homes. Your satisfaction and quality of life are paramount. You can expect to have your needs catered to and your expectations surpassed.
Peters Custom Homes delivered above my expectations. They provided superior quality at an excellent price. I would definitely work with them again.
They did a good job from beginning to end and always available.
Absolutely hands down fantastic. The best there is. Works hard for the best prices.
He was amazing. We have one story home he helped renovating and build a second. They were amazing.
His team is very knowledgeable. He assisted with coordinating contractors. Would highly recommend to the highest degree.