10 Benefits of Hiring a Professional Building Consultancy

Discover 10 of the advantages of working with Morested Ltd, an RICS registered Building Consultancy. Our team of experts offers a full range of Building Surveying, Project Management, and Quantity Surveying services for all stages of the property life cycle. Whether you're an owner, funder, occupier, or developer, we provide valuable advice in both the private and public sectors.

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  1. Expertise and Experience: Morested consist of professionals with diverse expertise in various aspects of construction and project management and have vast experience building teams comprising architects, engineers, and regulatory compliance bodies. Their experience enables them to navigate complex projects efficiently.

  2. Cost Efficiency: Morested can help optimise costs throughout the project lifecycle. They can identify potential cost-saving measures, advise of procurement strategies, negotiate contracts with contractors, and ensure that the project stays within budget constraints.

  3. Risk Management: Managing risks is crucial in any development project. Morested can conduct thorough risk assessments, identify potential hazards, and implement strategies to mitigate risks, thereby reducing the likelihood of costly delays or disruptions.

  4. Project Coordination: Coordinating different stakeholders, sometimes with different requirements or objectives, and design team members such as architects, engineers, contractors, and regulatory authorities, is a challenging task. Morested excel in project coordination, ensuring effective communication and collaboration among all parties involved.

  5. Quality Assurance: Maintaining high-quality standards throughout the construction process is essential to the success of any commercial development project. Morested implement quality assurance processes, conduct inspections, and enforce compliance with industry standards and regulations.

  6. Time Management: Completing the project on time is often a critical factor, especially in commercial real estate where delays can result in financial losses. Morested employ effective project management techniques to ensure timely delivery, including scheduling, resource allocation, and progress tracking.

  7. Regulatory Compliance: Building Regulations, environmental laws, and other regulatory requirements must be adhered to throughout the development process. Morested stay up-to-date with the latest regulations and ensure that the project complies with all relevant legal and regulatory standards and make sure where required the right additional technical expertise is deployed onto the project to mitigate risk.

  8. Value Engineering: Morested can optimise the design in collaboration with a design team and streamline the construction processes to maximise value for the client. By analysing various alternatives and considering factors such as lifecycle costs, durability, and sustainability, we can recommend solutions that provide the best return on investment.

  9. Client Representation: Morested act as advocates for their clients, representing their interests throughout the project. They negotiate on behalf of the client, resolve disputes, and ensure that the project aligns with the client's vision and objectives.

  10. Post-Construction Support: Even after the completion of the project, Morested can provide valuable support services, such as maintenance planning, and performance monitoring, to ensure long-term success and sustainability.

Overall, employing Morested for managing a commercial development project can streamline the process, minimise risks, and optimise outcomes, ultimately delivering greater value to the client and allow them to do their day job.

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