Chris Flynn is a broker and founding partner of Aspen Associates Realty. Originally from Wayne, Pennsylvania, he has been an Aspen resident since 1997 and has been practicing real estate since 1999 specializing in residential and commercial sales. Since the founding of Aspen Associates in 2005 and under Chris’ management, Aspen Associates has sold just under $500 million in sales. Chris is very straightforward and pays close attention to detail. Focusing on matching people with properties is a direct result of getting to know his clients professionally and personally. Buyers and sellers up and down the Valley recognize his unmatched ability to price the market and negotiate sales transactions swiftly and effectively.
Scott Davidson has been a resident of Aspen for 25 years. Originally from South Carolina, he moved to Aspen for a summer and never left! During his first ten years he worked with Dick Butera in which time he ran the Aspen Club and then became President of the Aspen Club Family of Companies. The company grew to include the Hotel Jerome, Aspen Club Lodge, Aspen Club Property Management, Aspen Club Travel and Aspen Club Real Estate Company. At its height the company was the second largest employer in Aspen, employing 450 people.
After the sale of the hotels and property management company, Scott moved into real estate and development full time. He has maintained his real estate practice while also doing residential development of single family homes and duplexes. He specializes in the upper market of Aspen having sold over 120 million in residential real estate in 2004 and 2005. Scott sold the Peaks House for $19.750 million in 1997 which was a state record for a single family home until it resold in 2003. Scott has been involved in at least half of the highest homes sales on record in Aspen. A list of personal references are available upon request.
Born and raised in Aspen, Ryan has a proven track record in real estate development and brokerage across national and international markets. Representing buyers and sellers in residential, commercial, mixed-use and light industrial asset classes since 2004, Ryan has acquired a wealth of knowledge and experience to benefit his clients in today’s complex real estate environment.
An avid skier, surfer and outdoorsmen, Ryan earned a BA in Advertising from the University of Colorado and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. Since returning to his hometown , Ryan has dedicated himself to philanthropy and the environment as well as being a contributing member of the Aspen community. He has served as a Trustee on the Aspen Center for Environmental Sciences (ACES) Board of Trustees since 2014 and as a founding member of The Aspen Institute’s Vanguard Chapter of the Society of Fellows, since his wife, Lauren, founded the initiative in 2012.
Ryan takes real estate seriously and applies a dedication to excellence in every aspect of his life. Above all, comes integrity. Ryan, Lauren, and their two Chocolate Labradors settled back home in Aspen in 2009 after living in Boulder, Del Mar, Hood River, San Francisco, Kauai, South Bend, and San Jose del Cabo.
Anthony M. DiLucia, Jr.
As a partner/broker associate with Aspen Associates Realty Group, Tony provides a highly personalized level of service to clients purchasing or selling property in the Aspen area.
Tony is a veteran in the real estate market and a top producer at Aspen Associates. With a sales volume of over $100 million, he has been involved in many complex transactions during a diverse range of market cycles and conditions. He is known for his adept negotiating skills, creative problem solving, tireless attention to detail, and flawless professionalism.
Whether representing buyers or sellers, Tony’s extensive network of contacts and resources both locally and globally offer added value. He has long been active personally in a variety of real estate investments and development projects throughout Colorado.
Tony’s background in the luxury hotel industry, including his current position as the general manager of Aspen’s Hotel Jerome, underscores his commitment to client service and exceeding expectations. Under his leadership, the hotel completed several notable renovations that respect its historical landmark status while offering a contemporary luxury experience.
An avid supporter of Aspen non-profits, Tony serves on the board of trustees of the Aspen Community Foundation and the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet. He is the past president of the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet board and previously served as a trustee of the Aspen Historical Society.
In 2012, the Aspen Chamber Resort Association honored Tony with the prestigious Molly Campbell Service Award. The annual award recognizes an Aspen local who provides outstanding volunteer service and stewardship to the community.
Colter Smith was born and raised in Aspen, Colorado, and possesses a knowledge and appreciation for his home town that goes unmatched. With a degree in finance from the University of Colorado’s Leed’s School of Business, Colter has spent over 18 years educating himself and gaining experience in real estate development, construction, and design. He grasps every aspect of homebuilding, buying, and the meaning of valuable real estate to the utmost degree given his wide range of expertise in all things land related.
Prior to his real estate career, Colter worked for 5 years as the operations manager for one of the largest civil construction companies in the roaring fork valley. Colter shifted his focus to real estate in 2007 and became a Partner at Aspen Associates Realty in 2011. His straightforward and hands-on approach, combined with his unwavering loyalty and commitment to his clients, facilitates the utmost quality in any and all transactions.
“I stumbled upon this wonderful place and made it home. I always love to help newcomers and longtime residents discover and re-discover the beauty of Aspen/Snowmass by setting down roots in the valley.”
PJ Bory can assure you that Aspen is not only the most beautiful box canyon in the Rockies, but it is the most beautiful place in the entire world. He circumnavigated the globe just to make sure. With his extensive travel throughout the world, PJ has seen many beautiful places, but none have captured his heart the way that Aspen has.
PJ, a native New Yorker, has always been passionate about all sports and outdoor activates and it didn’t take long for him to recognize what Aspen has to offer and make a permanent home here in the valley. After graduating from Suffern High School in 1996, PJ received an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Virginia and graduated with a BA in Psychology in 2000. Shortly after graduation, he stumbled upon “the perfect place” and settled here in the Roaring Fork Valley and has worked in high end real estate sales and rentals since 2004.
The discipline he once reserved for athletics are now focused on outdoor activities and his real estate career here is Aspen. PJ’s invaluable experience in both high-end sales and rentals, with a concentration in both the Aspen and Snowmass area, allows him to provide the most comprehensive real estate service to all of his clients.
Lauren Bullard is originally from the Midwest but has called the Roaring Fork Valley home since 2007. She graduated with an engineering degree from Michigan Tech and worked for a private equity firm in Chicago until visiting Colorado in early 2007. During that visit she saw all that this amazing place had to offer and moved just a few short months later.
Lauren started working at Whitman Fine Properties where she developed her market knowledge and skills as the office manager and eventually adding the role of marketing manager. She transitioned into real estate development in 2012, working on both new construction and renovation projects in Aspen and the mid-valley. In 2014, she obtained her license and joined Aspen Associates where she uses her expertise to see the potential in properties ripe for customization.
Lauren and her husband, Anton, take full advantage of all the mountains have to offer. Both love to ski, bike, climb and hike especially when their little mountain dog, Cima, gets to come along.
Ashley Chod grew up in St. Louis, Missouri. She spent family vacations visiting Aspen in both the summer and winter seasons. The summer after graduating from the University of Colorado, Boulder she spent a few weeks visiting with family and fell in love with the mountains, the outdoors, the active lifestyle and the friendliness of the people in Aspen. Aspen/Snowmass immediately became her new home. She is an avid hiker, snowboarder, mountain and road biker, and she truly takes advantage of everything the Roaring Fork valley has to offer.
Ashley has been in involved in real estate in the valley since 2006. She started as a front desk support staff, then improved her skills and market knowledge as an office manager and licensed real estate assistant. She continued on to managed the rental division at Sotheby’s in Snowmass Village until 2014 when she and PJ Bory teamed up at Aspen Associates Realty. On her own, Ashley is a great listener, has a vision for staging listings, and a knack for matching her clients with the right property. Ashley and PJ’s team is built for the next generation of Aspen/Snowmass owners and renters. Together they have market experience, extensive sales and rental knowledge and unmatched future potential to grow with you and your real estate needs.
We’ve met few people who love Aspen and understands its idiosyncrasies as much as Jonathan. It’s not just “about” real estate for Jonathan. It’s about community and the unique mountain culture that makes Aspen so special which gives Jonathan an unusual depth of understanding for everything it stands for. A devoted husband and father of three young children involved in every facet of mountain culture and lifestyle, Jonathan takes his Aspen heritage to remarkable levels of engagement at home, in Roaring Fork Valley real estate, and in the vast and sacred “back yard” that the West Elk Mountains is to him. With stewardship and responsibility as core values, Jonathan’s real estate vernacular gives his clients a necessary comfort level in today’s demanding markets.
Dean arrived in Aspen in 1985 after graduating from the University of Wisconsin attracted by the natural beauty, active lifestyle and interesting people. He successfully transitioned his prior experience in the Aspen hospitality industry and New York City venture capital business into meeting and exceeding the real estate needs of an international clientele of Buyers, Sellers and Renters seeking luxury properties throughout the Aspen area. He has been involved in new construction, remodel projects and property management in the Roaring Fork Valley since 1997. He has extensive knowledge of current market trends, cycles, and real estate investment opportunities.
He currently sits on the board of Sentisearch, a research company working on the prevention of malaria. Outside the office he spends his time hiking, biking, skiing and enjoying the abundant activities offered in Aspen and the surrounding area.
Erin has been an Aspen resident since 2005. Originally from Fenton, Michigan, she has hardworking Midwestern values. Erin and her family spent vacations visiting the Colorado mountains, skiing and hiking. Erin made her way from Michigan to Aspen over 10 years ago after graduating from Michigan State University with a degree in environmental geoscience. She has worked at Zane’s, Jimmy’s American Restaurant and is still currently at L’Hostaria. She joined the team at Aspen Associates Realty Group in October 2015 as an assistant and Broker Associate.
Erin spends her free time skiing, hiking, mountain and road biking and having a great time with her large network of professional and personal friends. Her busy schedule of work and play keeps her always on the go.
Nick Lincoln grew up in the mountains of Vermont, near the Connecticut River Valley and Dartmouth College. Shortly after graduating from St. Lawrence University in upstate New York, where he played varsity soccer and majored in government with a focus on law, he ended up in Aspen for a winter season in 2015. After the season, he moved to Denver to pursue a career in commercial real estate, spending the better part of a year at Cushman & Wakefield, where he worked in capital markets and research across all product types and gained valuable exposure into all facets of commercial real estate while assisting a number of brokers.
Having been raised in a small community, Nick soon felt the pull back to Aspen and returned to the Roaring Fork Valley in 2016. He loves being part of a tightly knit community in beautiful surroundings with easy access to outdoor activities. He also feels fortunate to be able to pursue his commercial relate estate goals outside an urban area and help clients to identify opportunities, acquire and manage properties, and achieve their investment goals. Known as a team player, a good listener and a hard worker, Nick provides the highest level of service, insight and commitment to every project and client.
An avid skier and hiker, Nick enjoys spending time with friends and family while being exposed to a number of community organizations. He is thrilled to call Aspen home and is excited to be engaged with such great clients.
Nick is focusing on the commercial and residential rental markets with Aspen Associates Realty Group.
Ryan Thompson is one of the lucky people to have always called Aspen home. Born and raised in the valley, he has witnessed the evolution of this community from a quiet mountain town to a world class destination. For college, Ryan attended the University of Colorado at Boulder, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in History and Economics. After graduating, he was quickly drawn back to Aspen and everything it has to offer – from skiing in the winters to golfing and biking in the summers.
As partner in an esteemed local building company he has an extensive background in the construction of high-end custom homes, which has given him broad knowledge of local real estate and developments in the Aspen area. This unique perspective naturally led him to pursue a career in real estate, obtaining his real estate license upon his return to Aspen. While real estate sales are par for the course, Ryan has separated himself from the crowd by developing a niche in the luxury rental market for both short term vacation rentals and long term leases. With extensive knowledge in high end building, rentals and sales, Ryan can help in all areas of your Aspen investment.
In addition to enjoying and living an active lifestyle, Ryan spends time with his wife Maggi who is also an Aspen local, and their new English Golden puppy Lexi. With a young family of his own, Ryan is motivated and dedicated to finding the right solution for any of your real estate needs.
Carlie is a Broker Associate at Aspen Associates Realty.
Professionally raised in New York City, Carlie is bringing her charisma and customer service skills to Aspen and Roaring Fork Valley Real Estate. A Colorado girl by heart, Carlie graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder in 2005 with a BA in Communication and Business.
Following graduation, Carlie worked in New York City in corporate sales with high fashion house Hugo Boss followed by luxury jewelry designer Temple St. Clair. Carlie moved to Aspen in November 2009, and landed a dream job at Aspen Magazine working in advertising & media sales, event planning & brand marketing. She also founded Class Consulting Inc., a boutique marketing agency serving clients in both Aspen and nationally. Carlie is the President Emeritus of the Aspen Young Professional Association, an organization which enhances business development, community awareness & involvement and networking for young professionals in the Roaring Fork Valley. Carlie worked at the Aspen Club as the Director of Sales & Marketing, leading the team with fresh ideas on branding campaigns, developing sales initiatives and enjoying the health, spa & luxury residences aspects of the biz.
Currently Carlie is active in the real estate market while staying up on the social scene with her new gig as Advertising Sales Consultant at Aspen Peak Magazine (going back to her roots!)
Being half outdoor/half city girl, the Aspen culture caters to Carlie’s active lifestyle both in town and in the remarkable surroundings. Carlie’s is highly perceptive, and prides herself on her keen ability to communicate.
Married September 2013 to Mark Umbarger at the John Denver Sanctuary and receiving the biggest joy of their lives when Sienna Rose was born May 2015, Carlie and her family happily reside at Aspen Highlands.
Creative & hard working, introducing the new “It girl” of the Roaring Fork Valley Real Estate.
Allow Carlie to help you find your way home.
Monica has been a Roaring Fork Valley resident since 2003. Originally from Connecticut, Monica moved to the west to attend the University of Denver. Shortly after graduation, the mountain life caught her attention. She began her career in Aspen working in real estate development. Anxious to learn more, Monica joined Aspen Associates Realty Group in order to focus on real estate sales. Monica has worked closely with the partners and brokers of Aspen Associates for over ten years, assisting with real estate transactions, managing the office and selling real estate. She is very personable, organized and motivated. Monica, her husband Cal, and their twins enjoy calling the mountains and the valley home! Inspired by the outdoors during their free time they enjoy skiing, hiking, rafting, biking, camping and attending various music events.