Hughes & Company, Inc. specializes exclusively in the analysis and valuation of golf courses and residential communities. We are experienced in complex and mixed-use community analysis for bankruptcy, asset management and disposition purposes. The company was founded in 1993.
Stephen R. Hughes has over twenty five years experience in commercial real estate and business valuation plus ten years experience in banking, land management and real estate brokerage. He is a certified general appraiser in five states and a licensed real estate broker in Kansas (with affiliations in other states). Golf course work completed by Mr. Hughes includes over 300 assignments since 1986 in 21 states. Mr. Hughes has valued over 500 residential subdivisions since 1984 in six states, including many golf and/or lake communities. Steve is a member of the National Golf Course Owners Association, National Golf Foundation, Appraisal Institute, International Association of Assessing Officers and the Society of Golf Appraisers.
In an effort to better serve the golf resort market, we have affiliated with James Askew, president of Hotel Valuation Advisors, Inc., who has completed more than 150 hotel and resort valuation assignments in 40 states. Jim has assisted us in dozens of golf course assignments.