AlabamaAuburn Metro NeighborhoodsBlog

The Benefits Of A New Construction Neighborhood

As the housing market steadies, and new homes become easier to build as inventory increases, now is the time to look for a new home in Alabama. This is only bolstered by the fact that the Auburn and Opelika area is the fastest-growing county in the state, and it is suspected to surpass the Montgomery county population within ten years. With this new booming population comes many new neighborhoods, and new opportunities to find your dream home. Hughston Homes is a leading homebuilder in Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee that offers new construction homes with modern home models, beautiful landscaping, and…
June 30, 2022

Top Cities for New Construction in Georgia

If you are a potential new homebuyer looking to relocate to Georgia, we have a few suggestions to make! From large cities with a vibrant nightlife to historic towns with a quiet atmosphere, Hughston Homes provides many new construction opportunities across Georgia that can cater to your unique lifestyle. New Construction in Columbus Columbus is a city humming with opportunities. This is especially true for new homebuyers looking for their slice of life in Columbus! New neighborhoods, such as Heiferhorn Farms, are ready to welcome new residents.  Centered around a rich community of artists and entertainers, Columbus is a hub…
June 8, 2022

The Advantages of New Construction in Georgia

After the huge surge in demand for new construction in Georgia due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Georgia’s real estate market is leveling out a bit. However, many industry experts envision the number of new construction homes for sale to increase this year, especially as current homeowners look to move.  Benefits of new construction in Georgia like up-to-date floor plans, home warranties, and the convenience of being move-in ready are driving the demand for new construction in Georgia. Depending on what’s important for you and your unique lifestyle, the advantages of new construction may drive you to choose to build rather…
May 18, 2022
BlogHome Warranty

Home Warranty vs. Home Insurance

With the housing market beginning to recover from supply chain issues, high lumber prices, and labor shortages evident in the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been an incredible increase in new construction throughout Alabama and Georgia.  In partnership with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, the U.S. Census Bureau has reported that new construction has reached the fastest growth rate since 2006. This entails a 6.8% increase in February of 2022 alone (a 22% increase from the same time last year).   If you’re one of the many individuals beginning the process of new construction in Alabama or Georgia, It…
May 9, 2022

Path to Owning Your New Construction Home

One of the benefits of building or buying with Hughston Homes is that we make the process as seamless as possible so that you and your family can move into your new home as quickly as possible. If you are buying a home in one of our new construction communities in Alabama or Georgia, you can count on our process being the same, client-friendly process that we are known for. Here’s what you can expect:   Visit a Hughston Homes Community Maybe you found our website by searching online, saw our content on Facebook or Instagram, or a friend told…
March 22, 2022
BlogHome Buying

The Benefits of a Quick Move-in Home

When it comes to purchasing a new home, there are numerous factors to consider including cost, customization, time, and location.   A home purchase will likely be one of your biggest investments, and it’s important to understand the differences and advantages of every option available to you.  Among homebuyers today, one of the more popular options is the incredible convenience of a quick move-in home. What is a Quick Move-in Home? A quick move-in home has either partially or fully completed construction, and will typically be ready for you to occupy quickly after purchase.  With Hughston Homes’ quick move-in homes, you…
February 10, 2022
The Oakwood Home Plan by Hughston HomesDesign

Five H O T Design Trends in 2022

#BlogsbyRhi Warm Earthy Paint Colors Design trends in 2022 are exciting! We will be replacing the gray hues with vibrant earthy tones. We are not afraid of color in 2022! In fact, we are b o l d with our color selections - warm greens, greige’s, a l l the creamy colors, dark blue & some d e e p corals. I have always been partial to a jewel tone, so this 2022 color palette has me swooning! Lighter Hardwood Flooring We are proud to offer a wide array of hardwood flooring options to please anyone's personal taste, whether that…
February 3, 2022
BlogSmart Home

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
Augusta Metro BlogGeorgia

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
AlabamaGeorgiaHome Buying

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