About Us

Paul Byker
As president of Paul Byker & Associates, LLC Paul has specialized in real estate, construction and development in more than 20 countries, including work for Westin Hotels & Resorts and Canadian Pacific Hotels. He consulted for the City of Boston and Town of Brookline, Massachusetts, on appraisal and valuation issues and was the owner of several Re/Max franchise in Toronto, Canada. He opened new markets for Becks and Labatts Beer in the Caribbean and has successfully weathered several down markets. With a master's degree in marketing, he also has a knack for taking troubled properties and projects and turning them into money makers. Paul is a visionary and entrepreneur with a driving passion for helping small business excel. A perfect recipe for creating New Home Portfolio.

Christopher Hall CAPS CGP
Chris Hall, of GreenLife Custom Homes, is one of New Home Portfolio’s key contributors. Besides building and remodeling green homes in multiple states, Chris is a Certified Green Professional, Certified Aging-In-Place Specialist, and is the former Executive Director of the nation’s first statewide green home certification program. He has worked for various home builder associations and has been involved in hundreds marketing and strategic communications campaigns across the country. As a self-described “recovering lobbyist” Chris also offers insight into building codes, regulation, planning, permitting, zoning and growth issues in general.

Angelique Grado
Angelique operates Green Builders Source, a building materials supplier for building professionals and do-it-yourselfers. Angelique contributes articles and information on various green building materials and systems. Her zeal for improving the energy efficiency and environmental sustainability of homes is contagious and her knack for finding interesting new brands is a joy to behold.

Jeff Yonker
As New Home Portfolio’s site designer, Jeff is responsible for the look, feel and functionality of the site. Jeff has designed countless websites, audio, video projects and has optimized numerous sites for search engine spidering.