Custom Home Builders Vancouver Team

Alair Homes Vancouver Team Living Better Starts Here™

Alair Homes serves the great communities in and around Vancouver by providing high-quality custom built homes and modern renovations. Our company takes pride in the multi-million dollar estates and budget friendly starter homes we have created for residents in this beautiful area, and we put the same level of care, workmanship and top-notch customer service into every home we build and renovate.

David Babakaiff heads up the Alair Homes team in Vancouver as the Regional Partner for the Lower Mainland. His hands on approach to providing the very best service and transparency in the building industry are two major factors for Alair’s success in Vancouver and across North America.

Awards + Recognitions


Houzz Awards

Best of Houzz 2015 – Design
We were selected for this award based on our excellent project designs. View them in our Gallery!


Houzz Awards

Best of Houzz 2015 – Service
We were selected for this award based on our high level of client satisfaction on Houzz. Read our Reviews!


Trusted Pros

Best of Trusted Pros 2012
We received this award for having the most and highest rated reviews, fewest complaints, and positive TrustScore in the General Contracting category in Vancouver. Read our Reviews!


HomeStars Awards

Best of HomeStars 2013
We received this award for having a high Star Score and lots of quality reviews. Read our Reviews Here!


Top Choice Awards 2016

Top Home Builder in Vancouver

We were voted Top Home Builder of 2016 in the city of Vancouver by a survey conducted by Top Choice Awards based on our quality, service, image, value and professionalism.

The Top Choice Award™ is the Mark of Excellence™ worn by today’s leading businesses and professionals, representing the trust and loyalty that they have earned from the people they serve.

Meet Team Alair


David Babakaiff

Regional Partner

Serving the greater Vancouver area, David brings 19 years of experience in construction management of award winning custom homes and renovations. David has a background in civil and structural engineering and is the past vice president of Canadian Home Builders Association, interior BC chapter. With extensive knowledge in residential construction, David is able to bring expertise that makes your project possible when unique or custom processes are necessary. He is committed to providing clients with a level of service that encourages client involvement, offers a transparent management system and delivers a finished product that exceeds the clients’ expectations.

Yared Afework


Yared’s passion for construction and renovation led him to leave his elevator business after 20+ years of success to join Alair Homes. Yared worked as an engineer, a Project Manager for major projects, and a parts and process manager for one of the leading largest elevator companies in three continents (Africa, Dubai, and in North America). All of his experience has been instrumental in shaping how he manages construction projects and maintains a fine level of control over every detail. Yared’s goal is to serve and engage his clients to provide a safe and quality job from start to finish.

Alair Homes Vancouver In The Community

Below are some recent articles about Alair in the Vancouver community. To read all blog posts, click here.

How Long Does It Take to Build a Custom Home in Vancouver: 5 Factors that Affect Timeline May 21, 2020 How Long Does It Take to Build a Custom Home in Vancouver: 5 Factors that Affect Timeline Turfgrass for the Evergreen Custom Home April 15, 2019 Turfgrass for the Evergreen Custom Home KonMari Closets for Your Custom Home March 12, 2019 KonMari Closets for Your Custom Home

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