Leigh Hughes represents clients in the sale, purchase and leasing of retail, office, land and industrial properties. Serving as the primary retail broker in the Charlottesville office, Leigh has also been very successful working with office and industrial clients to satisfy their sale and leasing needs. Additionally, Leigh has represented buyers and sellers of retail and multi-family land. Focused on building quality relationships with his clients, Leigh has been successful at implementing sale and leasing strategies for multiple property types in his career.
Mr. Hughes is a native of Suffolk, VA and 1999 graduate of University of Virginia, where he earned a bachelor of arts in history. Prior to a transition to Commercial Real Estate in 2003, he worked in the golf industry. Leigh got his start as a broker and property manager for Rivanna Realty, and joined CBRE in 2007 upon its acquisition of Rivanna Realty. In his time with CBRE Leigh has ascended from Associate to Assistant Vice President in a short period of time through continued hard work and dedication to his clients.
Leigh resides in the City of Charlottesville and is married with two young children. He is an avid supporter of University of Virginia athletics, and spends much of his free time competing in a variety of sports, including baseball, softball, basketball and golf.
Professional Affiliations and Accreditations
- Licensed Real Estate Agent in the Commonwealth of Virginia
- Charlottesville Area Association of Realtors, Member
- International Council of Shopping Centers, Member
- University of Virginia: Bachelor of Arts, History