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Duaine Flanders

Duaine Flanders
Sales Agent
Born and raised on a farm in North Dakota, I graduated from Mayville State Teachers College, Mayville, North Dakota with a Bachelor of Science degree in education. After graduating, I moved to Minnesota to teach in west central Minnesota for over 20 years. I then left education to become a farm equipment dealer. After the economic downturn of the 80’s I was one of the first five individuals chosen to start a state AURI office in Morris, Minnesota that supported rural product creation and economic development. After 8 years, I left this organization and did a number of things: consulting; then later to travel the upper Midwest for approximately 8 years acquiring land for large wind farms. In between these times I became a licensed real estate sales individual, was the Mayor of Benson, Minnesota, and on many area boards and commissions in the community. All these experiences prepared me to clearly understand trends, human experiences and of course selling in a rural setting. Though the life experiences broadened my horizons, team work enables all of us at Hughes Real Estate and Auction Service (with our varied experiences and abilities) to help you market your real estate. No question should go unanswered. Please feel free to call me at 320-760-2820 to discuss any of your real estate sales or inquiries.

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Success Stories

"We cannot say enough good things about Jesse. He helped us sell our farm land through an online auction process, and went above and beyond answering questions. He explained things in a way we could understand and kept us informed at every step in the process. Without hesitation we would recommend him to anyone!"The Steinke Family
"Hi Sherry We are very happy to inform you that we both have really enjoyed working with you and your company in the past two years. We are hoping to work with you again in the near future. Thank you so much for all your help and really appreciate everything that you have done from starting to end of this transaction. Please be safe in these tougher times. May God bless you! BTW, Please feel"E. Arige
"Hughes Real Estate went above and beyond in helping us get our aunt's property prepped and ready for sale. This included a house in town and farm land. They provided invaluable local expertise and were very professional and friendly. My family would recommend Hughes Real Estate with no reservations."Family of Millie H.
"Our family sold a fairly large parcel of farmland in Stevens County, Minnesota. It was a complicated property with different land characteristics and an existing CRP contract. We were very pleased with Jesse's representation. He had a lot of expertise and guided us through the different dynamics and options for selling the property. We highly recommend him."Jim J. and Karen H.
"Thank you for all you have done helping us sell our home, Sonia. It was a pleasure working with you! Best of luck in your future, you are an excellent realtor!"Mervin and Carole S.
"Sonia, Thank you so much for all you have done for us while we searched for the perfect home, with you we found it! We will refer you to everyone we know that is looking for a new home!"Jon and Missy R.
"Sonia, Thank you so much for the amazing job you did helping us find a home. You were very patient and listened to what we were looking for !"Mark and Karla H
"I was very satisfied with Sherry’s performance as my Realtor, everything was great on her behalf. Thanks again, Sherry!"Bob M.
"Jesse was our real estate agent when we decided to sell our home. He came to our first appointment well prepared with area statistics on houses for sale, houses similar to ours and helped us easily come up with a selling price. Jesse was able to answer all our questions with accurate information. He listed our house on a Thursday morning and had the first showing two days later. This showing resulted in the sale"Shawn and Holly Rodahl Benson, MN
"The synopsis of our experience is that we, either as individuals, or as a family would recommend and/or hire Jesse Hughes a heartbeat. He’s that good, and your experience with him will be top shelf from start to finish and beyond. He’s earned a glowing review from us and here is how; After the passing of our parents, we 5 siblings were beyond fortunate, and inherited the family farm, the “home place” if you will,"Eileen F, Maxine B, Maureen B, Clif P, & Joyce S.