About us

About Us

About Us

Eastam has been winning the hearts of customers around the Charlotte area for the last three decades. Hands-on owners, builders and managers, Ali Atri and Steve McKirdy, and expert craftsman, Cory Haslop, stand at the forefront of this success. Repeat business and referrals from satisfied clients are a testament to the reputation they have built for consistently delivering exceptional results on time and on budget. With a combined 80 years experience, Eastam has become “The Best Renovation Contractors, Architects and Designers Charlotte Has to Offer.”

Ali Atri


Ali Atri has been involved in the construction industry since 1989 and is recognized throughout Charlotte for his impeccable reputation. With over three decades of experience and an Associates Degree in Architecture, Ali has the technical skill and business savvy to ensure the highest level of quality on all of Eastam’s projects.

Ali’s passion for the residential sector can be seen in any of the myriad of projects he has renovated, from expansive estates to smaller homes. What distinguishes Ali from other persons in his field is his critical eye for design and an understanding of clients’ needs to help them realize their vision. Together with his partner, Steve McKirdy, Eastam is committed to unparalleled customer satisfaction and workmanship while providing unmatched integrity and honesty.

Steve McKirdy


Steve McKirdy brings more than 30 years experience in new home construction, site development, planning and commercial construction. Since arriving in Charlotte from Ontario in 2005, Steve has built over 130 all brick homes, completed numerous renovations and additions, commercial up-fits and restoration in Union County, Mecklenburg County, North Carolina and Lancaster County, South Carolina.

His relationships with key industry players and municipalities in the surrounding areas allows him to identify the optimal professional for each unique project. Together with is partner, Ali Atri, Eastam has almost 60 years of experience between them, making them stand at the forefront of the fastest growing counties in North and South Carolina.

Cory Haslop

Construction Manager

Cory Haslop has been in the Charlotte area most of his life and is a veteran of the construction industry. Under the tutelage of his father, Cory boasts over two decades of experience as a Master Trim Carpenter. His impeccable reputation created a longstanding relationship with Eastam GC as a finish trim subcontractor.

Due to their successful collaboration, Cory melded into the Eastam company structure where he focuses on every aspect of construction management. His keen eye for detail, creativity and complete understanding of the construction industry ensures superlative results on time and on budget.

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