Construction management for custom estates and residential development
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 [...] read more
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
Top 10 Benefits of Professional Construction Management
Thе bеnеfitѕ of professional соnѕtruсtiоn mаnаgеment include highly skilled рrосеѕѕes that fасilitаtе рlаnning, сооrdinаtiоn аnd соntrоl оf а рrоjесt frоm inсерtiоn tо соmрlеtiоn. A professional construction manager will bаlаnсе thе соmреting nееdѕ оf соѕt, ѕсоре аnd [...] read more
Construction Management for Estate Projects
The most important task in a high-end estate project is to assemble the right professional team at the outset. A principal may or may not already have an Architect, Interior Designer or Contractor with whom they [...] read more
How BIM Can Help Owners Save Money
Electronic drafting programs and other modeling software has changed the way construction projects are designed. Design teams are now able to work together in cyberspace, seeing their designs come to life well before construction begins. The [...] read more
The Basics of Construction Mechanics Liens
As a construction project owner, it is important that you understand what mechanics liens are and how they can potentially affect you if there is a payment issue on your project. Contractors and suppliers also need [...] read more
Development for high-value homes and estates and multi-family residential projects requires deep experience and leadership at the highest levels. Skillful negotiation is essential to shepherd large projects through the planning & approvals process in order to anticipate and resolve potential problems that can delay or derail the project. Strong leadership is required to manage the large teams of professionals and ensure collaboration and communication. A qualified construction manager provides expertise in a myriad of areas including construction, contracts, risk management, finance, scheduling and budgeting strategies and construction methods and technologies. In residential development, construction managers are particularly valuable as they serve as the owners’ representative and project liaison. Their role is to manage the project on the owner’s behalf to reduce risk and overall project costs and deliver value without sacrifice to the original program and vision.