Who We Are
PDS Properties, LLC is a builder of new homes based in Arizona. The PDS team is dedicated to providing exceptional value, innovative designs, quality construction and craftsmanship. Dan employs a personal approach to building & real estate development. We focus on the relationship with our customers and strive to continually evaluate, refine and improve our products and services.
Dan is a second-generation builder / real estate developer. As a young man, Dan learned about building and real estate development while working on residential and commercial projects with his father. It was during these experiences that Dan developed many of the qualities that have now become the foundation of his business practices. Dan was a foreman at 18 years old managing his first project, 100+ unit apartment complex, for his Father, George F. Hillenbrand. George is the past president of the California BIA (Building Industry Association) and was a builder and developer in Northern California for 40 years.
Dan built his own first home when he was nineteen years old. He entered college in 1982 and continued to work in construction during the summer’s and between semester breaks. Dan graduated as a Doctor of Chiropractic in 1988 and entered private practice treating musculoskeletal injuries. From 1999 to 2013 Dan worked exclusively in the industrial injury field as a Qualified Medical Evaluator, evaluating and treating injured workers. During this time Dan continued to invest in real estate as well as building for friends and his own personal residences. In 2004 Dan formed Franklin Development Inc. to pursue his passion of building.
Dan is an avid Team Roper and Founder of the Modern Cowboy Brand & Host of the Modern Cowboy Podcast.
He and Stephanie relocated to Arizona in 2015 where Dan obtained his AZ Contractors License and they founded PDS Properties, LLC.
REALTOR® | Licensed In AZ
Stephanie was raised on an alfalfa farm in Eastern Oregon where she learned the value of hard work. She built and trained an amazing team of women with Mary Kay Cosmetics for 23 years where she earned 9 cars including the “Pink Cadillac”. Stephanie has managed her own portfolio of rental properties and works with Dan on their building & development projects. Stephanie has a true love of people & has a passion for giving back. She served as chair of the local Women’s Christian group and at Church in hospitality. Stephanie has organized and managed fundraisers for local schools and businesses and is a great team player. Stephanie is a loyal, responsible, and organized person who loves people and a new adventure. She completed a full marathon to raise money for the American Heart Association. Hobbies are fitness, fashion, cooking, decorating, reading, photography, painting, making jewelry & traveling.
Stephanie and Dan raised their two sons in California, both served in the military Jake in the Navy and Tyler in the Marines. Stephanie and Dan have resided in Arizona for the past 7 years.