Hayes Development Company  specializes in several areas of Real Estate including Class-A Office Buildings, Single-Tenant Retail, Specialty Warehouse / Distributions Centers and Multifamily Apartment Communities.  We work with our Tenant Partners to provide a turnkey solution to their space requirements. 

Our current portfolio consists of more than 400,000 sqft.  Our Tenant Partners range from small local businesses to Fortune 500 companies and also includes one of America’s largest private companies.  Some of our Tenant Partners include such companies as Tokyo Electron LTD (Nasdaq:TOELF), KLA-Tencor (Nasdaq:KLAC ), Momentive Performance Materials and Community Bank, N.A. (Nyse:CBU).

Robert A. Hayes is a Developer, Entrepreneur and former Bank Executive. He is the founder of Provantage, a NYS Licensed Mortgage Bank that was acquired by Wilber National Bank in 2006. Robert accepted a position within the Bank as Regional President where he oversaw lending, retail branches and directed the 

​​In addition to practicing law, Bob started and operated a company involved with electrical engineering and manufacturing. He grew this business to a national scale with multiple plants located throughout the United States before selling the business to a "Fortune 500" company.

For more than 15 years Mr. Hayes severed as
a Director for Welbourne and Purdy, a large real estate firm, involved in all aspects of real estate including property management of apartment communities.

Bob currently serves on the Board of Directors for Polyset Company, as Chairman for the Luther Forest Technology Campus and previously served as President on the Board for the Saratoga Economic Development Corporation.

​Mr. Hayes has also served on various other corporate and volunteer boards including Home Funding Finders Inc. (mortgage banker), Chase Manhattan Bank (advisory board), Provantage Funding Inc. (mortgage bank),  Ebeling & Associates (computer programing) and president of both Cannon Point Condominiums and The Lake George Club.

​Bob is a graduate of the Clarkson University and holds a BS degree in Engineering.  He received his Juris Doctorate from Union University at Albany Law School.  He has been admitted to the New York State Courts, Federal District Court, United States Tax Court and the Supreme Court of the United States.  Mr. Hayes served in the United States Army Reserve attaining the rank of Captain.
Bank’s activities in the Albany Capital District Region. He has also served as Regional President to Community Bank N.A. in the same capacity.  Robert was also the founder of Saratoga Closing Services, a prominent Title Insurance Agency and Closing Firm that was sold and continues to operate today.

Robert is an accomplished Real Estate Developer who founded and currently manages Hayes Industries and Hayes Development Company. Collectively these companies have developed more than 400,000 square feet of commercial real estate in Saratoga County, NY. The most recent projects have been constructed in close proximity to GLOBALFOUNDRIES and include a professional office building and flex warehouse space.

In 2014 Robert broke ground on a $36 million dollar multifamily apartment community, named Lofts at Saratoga BLVD, in the downtown district of Malta, NY.  Upon completion, the project will have 214 townhouse style apartments, comprised of nearly 300,000 square feet in the heart of Saratoga County.

Robert is a graduate of the University of Rochester and holds degrees in both Economics and Management. He continued his higher education and is a graduate of the Entrepreneurial Masters Program at MIT. Robert is a recipient of the Capital District Business Reviews 40 under forty award as well as a recipient of the Saratoga 20 Entrepreneurs under 40 award. He was a member of the Albany Entrepreneurs Organization for twelve years and served as a member on their Board of Directors.  Robert recently formed and Chair’s the Mastermind Alliance, a Capital District based peer-learning group.

Robert has served as President of the Board of Directors for the Mortgage Bankers Association, and was formerly their Treasurer. He has served as a committee member to the Saratoga Chamber of Commerce and is currently a member of the Albany 50 Group that is comprised of senior executives from the areas largest companies.

Robert and his wife, Brittany M. Hayes, CPA, have been residents of the City of Saratoga Springs for the past sixteen years. Their two children, Hannah and Alexander, currently attend Caroline Street Elementary School. 

About the Developers

N. Robert Hayes esq.  is an experienced Attorney who has represented commercial and banking clients for more than thirty-five years. His clients have ranged from start-up incubator companies to billion-dollar publicly-traded corporations.He as also served in the capacity of general counsel or special counsel to several banks and ​mortgage bankers.