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Why You Should Consider Building a Smart Home

The technology behind smart homes allows homeowners to automate appliances, temperature, lights, music, blinds, locks, and many other gadgets with ease. This incredible functionality can be accessed anywhere, from the comfort of your bedroom to a destination thousands of miles away. With Hughston Homes’ smart home technology standard with every new construction home, our homeowners can be assured that their home is keeping up with our rapidly advancing technological world. What are the Benefits to Home Automation? Save energy Provide comfort Security Entertainment A Hughston Homes Smart Home Saves Energy For many, the driving force behind building a smart home…
January 12, 2022
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New Homes in Augusta, GA

Searching for new homes in Augusta, GA? Hughston Homes is one of the leading Georgia new construction home builders with new construction communities around the Augusta area in Evans and Grovetown. Every Hughston Homes new construction home is outfitted with intelligent home technology that gives homebuyers access to: Touchless Video Doorbell System This allows our home owners to talk with visitors from anywhere at any time and with customizable triggers, your doorbell can ring and porch lights turn on when a visitor simply walks on your porch. Keyless Entry Say goodbye to being locked out of home because you lost…
November 18, 2021

What Is a Quick Move-in Home?

Hughston Homes is building and selling numerous new construction homes in communities throughout Alabama and Georgia and the way the market is right now, we are finding it difficult to keep homes on the market. This means that buyers are eager to find, purchase, and move into their new construction homes making “quick move in home” skyrocket in popularity. Quick Move-in Homes Are New Construction With new construction homes, you have the benefit of being the first resident of your home. That means no stains on the carpet, no risk of buying a home that has smoke or other unappealing…
October 12, 2021
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Top New Construction Home Plans

Since Hughston Homes began building new construction homes in 1972, we have built thousands of brand new homes for families throughout Georgia and Alabama. Over these long years, we have listened to our clients and have tailored our work to their tastes.  Whether you are a single person looking to take the next step in your life or you are a family of 5 wanting to get out of your two bedroom, first-purchase home for some breathing room for the whole family, Hughston Homes has a home plan for you. Here is a list of Hughston Homes’ top new construction…
September 21, 2021

Why You Should Think About Building

Right now the United States housing market is as hot as it has ever been and with houses flying off the market within days of being listed, building a new construction home is becoming the best option for many people looking for homes. As a new construction home builder in Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee, we know the benefits of building a new construction home and why you should consider it. Building on a Schedule When you build a home with Hughston Homes, you can have relative certainty that your home will be built and ready to move into on the…
August 12, 2021

Benefits of Building on a Schedule With Hughston Homes

Since COVID-19 hit the United States with its full force, things have not been the same and the housing market is anything but an exception to these changes. Now that homebuyers feel enough security to purchase a home after such a long time under severe economic uncertainty, the housing market is struggling to keep up with the demand for homes. One way that Hughston Homes is working to meet that demand is by building our new construction homes on a schedule.  Whether you are buying a new home in our new construction communities of Wyndham Village in Opelika, AL, Juliette…
July 8, 2021
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Benefits of New Construction Homes in Knoxville, TN

Custom Homes in Knoxville, TN Knoxville, Tennessee has a lot to offer- it is affordable, increasing in population, and hosts a lively community. The cost of living is reasonable, and below the national average as they score an 85/100, 100 being the average cost of living in a city. In the last ten years, they have steadily increased with roughly 5,000 new residents every year. Knox County is packed full of an array of options when it comes to food, culture, social interests, and overall sense of adventure brought to life by the community. Adventure East Tennessee is known for…
May 20, 2021

Wyndam Village in Opelika, AL

Wyndham Village is one of Hughston Homes newest new construction communities and is nestled in the growing East Alabama city of Opelika.   There are several benefits to living in a new construction community.  New construction communities have greater compatibility with modern amenities like smart home technologies, yard irrigation, and more. The style of the homes are built to cater to the tastes and design trends of the day, so your home will not look outdated when built like some older homes may seem. Opelika Has a Variety of Outdoor Recreation Areas for Your Family The Opelika Municipal Park Located…
May 4, 2021
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New Construction Neighborhoods (Part 2)

Hughston Homes is a Georgia home builder that is building beautiful homes in new construction neighborhoods throughout the state. We’ve got houses for sale in Warner Robins, Newnan, and Augusta (We also build in Columbus. Click here to read about our Columbus, GA new construction neighborhoods). New Homes for Sale in Warner Robins, GA Warner Robins is a small city located in the heart of the state of Georgia. Its central location gives its residence the wonderful advantage of easy access to the Atlantic Coast and the Appalachian mountains. Warner Robins is the epitome of a boom town, owing its…
March 16, 2021
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New Homes in Auburn, AL–Questions to Ask

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the entire world to spend more time at home than would normally be the case. Many homeowners after a couple of weeks in their houses began to ask questions like, “Why didn’t I buy a home with a yard so that the kids don’t have to be inside all day?” or, “Wouldn’t I be able to work more effectively from home if I had an actual office space at home?” With the growing population of Auburn, AL and the effects of the pandemic on home buying many are looking for new homes. If you are…
January 29, 2021
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New Construction Neighborhoods (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 Hill Hughston Homes’ Oak Hill subdivision has the rural charm of Harris County, GA with the convenience of being just north of Columbus so that you have a quick commute into work each day. Abberly Lakes This subdivision has new…
December 10, 2020

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. Home construction has also undergone significant change. One of these changes is the creation of “smart” homes. A smart home is a house that a homeowner can maintain via a smartphone through internet connection. This means that appliances and devices…
November 6, 2020