Rick Hughes, PA, Broker-Associate

Rick Hughes, PA, Michael Saunders & Company®, Main Street - Sarasota Office
Direct:941.374.5896
Mobile: 941.374.5896
1605 Main St, Sarasota, FL 34236
Office phone: 941.951.6660
Languages spoken: English
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Rick Hughes became a licensed Realtor® in 1985 and started his career in sales with his family's brokerage in Maryland. Soon after, he also earned real estate broker and appraiser licenses and gained certification as a professional mediator. Rick assumed the role of broker/owner of the company and managed all daily operations for several years, before moving to Sarasota in 1997. Soon after arriving in Sarasot... more.a, Rick managed the Michael Saunders & Company Palmer Ranch office for three years before returning to general sales. In 2003, he was asked to represent MSC and the developer in the sales and marketing of The Plaza at Five Points condominium project in downtown Sarasota.

During Rick's real estate career, he's served as a director of the Sarasota Association of Realtors®, director of the Maryland Association of Realtors® and President of his the local Board of Realtors®, served six terms on the Professional Standards Committee and three terms as Chair, conducted the Contract Training course for Michael Saunders & Company, and taught the required Ethics course for the Sarasota Association of Realtors®.

Rick says, "My personal mission is to serve the needs of my customers first. It isn't about me or my commission. Real estate is more than just a job; it is a profession and it comes with a huge responsibility. Often, the purchase or sale of real estate is the largest, most significant and financially impactful transaction in a person's life, and great care is necessary to protect the interests of my customers. Longevity in this business means repeatedly meeting and exceeding expectations in order to build lasting professional relationships." ...less.

*Properties may have been sold through another real estate broker