~ About Us ~


In 1996 Hughes Development was originally formed. We are a Real Estate development firm, specializing in the design, and construction of multiple communities. Hughes Development focuses on land acquisition and development, home construction and sales, and other activities related to the development and sale of homes in master-planned residential communities.

Hughes Development specializes in creating open, friendly, and maintenance-free Communities – “The Lifestyle You Deserve”®. Residents enjoy an intimate, village atmosphere with professionally maintained community landscaping and one low monthly association fee.

The Hughes Family began in Phoenix over fifty years ago, developing the extremely popular Apache Wells community, Fountain Of The Sun and Arizona Golf Resort in Mesa. Some of the projects that have been designed, developed and completed by Hughes Development throughout the years include several gated communities with Clubhouse, pools and spas.

Current locations include Apache Wells (1200+ units in Mesa), Fountain Of The Sun (4500+ units), Arizona Golf Resort (2500+ units) Apache Wells II, (166 units). Verde Groves (244 units). Vistoso Village (263 units in Oro Valley). Las Campanas Village (219 units in Green Valley). The Villages at South Mountain (52 units in Phoenix). Mountain Whisper (57 units in Gold Canyon).


Hughes Development has been recognized nationally by the NAHB Senior Housing Council by being awarded the NCOSH (National Council of Senior Housing) Award in 2003 for their Vistoso Village Small Active Adult Community and Community Center.

Hughes Development has also been recognized locally by the Homebuilders of Central AZ by being awarded with two (2) MAME awards for their Major Achievement in Merchandising Excellence as a Small Volume Builder, and Best Residential Community for Apache Wells II.


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