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Subdivisions With New Construction Homes (Part 1)

New Homes for Sale in Columbus, GA Columbus, Georgia is a quaint city located just east of the Alabama-Georgia line. The nearby Army base, Ft. Benning, Columbus State University, and several industry careers attract citizens from across the United States.  Hughston Homes understands the need for Columbus residents to have modern, affordable homes where they can raise their families. Oak…
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December 10, 2020
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Benefits of a Smart Home

It’s no secret that we are in the age of rapid technological advancement. In the last two decades we’ve seen the invention of the iPhone, the spread of video calling (which, during the COVID-19 pandemic has skyrocketed in popularity), the unprecedented availability of information through Google and its subsidiaries, and the connectedness that Facebook has brought to the entire world.…
hughstonhomes
November 6, 2020
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Up and Coming Neighborhoods in Opelika, AL

Opelika, Alabama is a city with a rich historical heritage. While European descent settlers first arrived in the late 1830’s, Opelika saw its initial growth after the Civil War when it was chosen as the county seat for the newly created Lee County. In decades passing Opelika became a hub for the agricultural industry with the flourishing of the cotton…
hughstonhomes
October 16, 2020
Columbus Metro Blog

How to Choose a Builder for New Home Construction

Be Prepared Before Meeting With a Potential Builder The American hero, Benjamin Franklin said it best when he said, “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” When planning to construct a new home and hire a builder to carry out the job, one must do several steps of necessary leg work before calling a contractor. Those looking to…
hughstonhomes
June 29, 2020
Columbus Metro Blog

Building a House vs. Buying a House in Columbus

Here are a few things to consider when moving to Columbus, Georgia and trying to decide whether to build a house or buy a house. Cost For most, affordability is the biggest factor when it comes to building or buying a house. There is no single “cheap” option, but each has its pros and cons in this category Building: When…
hughstonhomes
June 15, 2020
Columbus Metro Blog

How to Choose a Realtor

When buying a house there are countless decisions that a homebuyer has to make. Arguably the most important is choosing the right realtor. This can also be a very difficult decision for a first-time home buyer, causing many to question, “Should I even get a realtor? Can’t I do this on my own?” However, a good realtor can make or…
hughstonhomes
June 3, 2020
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5 Best Neighborhoods in Columbus, GA

Moving to a new city, or even moving to a different side of the city you currently live in can be a daunting event. However, if you do a bit of research into the communities that you can choose from in which to buy your new home or build your own, it doesn’t have to be scary. We have compiled…
hughstonhomes
May 26, 2020
Columbus Metro Blog

Why Buy a New Home in Columbus?

Columbus is a city with a lot to offer, especially for new home buyers. Spanning the breadth of Muscogee County, Georgia with a population of nearly 200,000, it offers all that a buyer could want whether you are single, newly married, a young family, or a couple looking for a place to retire. Access to Education If you are a…
hughstonhomes
May 20, 2020
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Why You Should Build Rather than Buy

When looking for a new home and deciding between buying and building, homeowners have a tough decision to make. There are multiple factors that contribute to this decision whether it be time, money, appliance, or needs.    Why you should build your home rather than buy it. When it comes down to it, there are two options potential homeowners have…
hughstonhomes
March 28, 2020
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Benefits of Quick Move In Homes

When you’re in the market for a brand new home but don’t have the time to invest in the entire building process, a Quick Move In home is just what you need! There are many benefits a quick move in home offers home buyers. If you’re looking for a new home, consider how a quick move in home may be…
hughstonhomes
February 2, 2020
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Best Things about Living in Knoxville

While Knoxville is known as a bustling college town, its also a great home if you’re looking to move for a new job, a new adventure, or just to relocate. Here are 5 of the best things about living in Knoxville, TN.  Low Cost of Living When moving into a metropolitan area, things can add up fairly quickly. From amenities…
hughstonhomes
January 15, 2020