Benefits of Construction Management
Professional construction managers provide benefits on every level.
How to Find the Right Construction Management Firm in Los Angeles
Are you trying to find a construction manager (CM) in Los Angeles? Your choices may seem abundant, but which of these companies is best equipped for tackling your project in a city where new developments are [...] read more
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Challenges Faced By New Home Builders in Los Angeles
Having a new custom home in Los Angeles is the dream of many. Yet, building in the City of Angels can be a complicated — and exciting — journey. In this article, we’ll examine all the [...] read more
What is Construction Management?
Professional construction project management is a super fine-tuned system designed to facilitate planning, coordination and control of a project from the early stages all the way to project closeout and completion. Qualified construction managers use specialized project [...] read more
Top 10 Benefits of Professional Construction Management
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Identifying Risks and Exposures on Construction Projects
Construction can be precarious. Budget-busting design omissions, unforeseen conditions and everything in between can affect a project’s bottom line; for this reason, construction project risk management is one of the most vital functions of cost estimation. Risk [...] read more
There are immense benefits to retaining a professional construction management for your project. A construction manager’s role is to serve as an objective advocate for the best interests of the owner and his project. Construction managers manage the developing design to see that it remains consistent with the owner’s intent and budget. They provide the managerial and technical expertise essential to retain the best qualified, most appropriate project participants and coordinate the professional team of architects, engineers and contractors. A construction manager brings expertise in bidding, budgeting & cost management and project controls. They coordinate relationships, budgets, schedules and contracts and keep all the players on the same page.
Few owners are aware of the knowledge and skills required to manage a complex project, nor do most people have the time. They are busy with their own lives, families and core businesses. Unless you are a construction professional, it is unlikely you have the depth of experience and technical expertise required to manage a complex project, nor should you accept the risks involved should anything go wrong. Retaining a professional construction manager is a positive investment in your project’s success.