Working on a commercial real estate project? You have the option of becoming your own project manager of hiring construction consultants to provide guidance.
Here’s how you’ll benefit from hiring a construction consultant in NY:
They Provide Complete Support
No matter how much of an expert you may be in construction, it helps to have another set of eyes overseeing the project. Construction consultants will be with you from the beginning to the end of the project. You can count on them to draw plans, order supplies, supervise the installation phase and monitor progression.
Construction projects are difficult to manage on your own; it helps to have a partner on board.
It Reduces Costs By Helping You Remain Within Your Budget
Construction consultants have a network of vendors that work with them on multiple projects at once. Construction consultants can order supplies and materials in bulk at a lower price. As a result, you get to buy all the materials you were looking for at a cheaper price.
It’s the job of the construction consultant to keep an eye on the costs as well as the timeline of the project. They aim to minimize costs and try and keep it as close to the budget. If the construction plans happen to change, an experienced construction consultant will renegotiate with suppliers on your behalf and ensure you don’t exceed your budget.
Staying within your budget is important in a construction project so it helps to save money when you can.
Assists with the Ordering of Materials & Hiring of Contractors
Construction projects almost always never stick to their timelines. They typically take longer than expected.
To prevent any unnecessary delays, you’ll need to make sure that materials are delivered to the site prior beforehand. If the site is already packed, your construction consultant will have to make a few calls and hold off the delivery of the materials that aren’t immediately needed.
A construction consultant is responsible for the ordering of supplies, materials and the hiring of different contractors.
Unless you have experience with multitasking and coordinating with suppliers, it’s better to have a construction consultant onsite that can handle the RFP process and watch over the progress so it there isn’t too much of a delay.
Construction consultants usually have a good rapport with vendors so they can easily pre-pone/post-post delivery dates without much trouble.
Want to hire a construction consultant to overlook your real estate project? KH Consultants specialize in superior construction and property management solutions. We support our clients on all phases of construction project (construction management, property development and property management).
Contact us for more information.