Richard and Benjamin Strong, principals of Banyan Tree, LLC, with their many years of experience as General Contractors, Real Estate Brokers, Specialty Contractors, and Real Estate Developers have a unique and all-encompassing perspective on the entire development and construction process.
Utilizing its extensive construction and development expertise, Banyan Tree is uniquely qualified to understand all aspects of a construction project and ensure the best result in negotiations and outcome for your specific project. They have been recognized by Architects and Owners alike as leaders in the field of Owner Advocacy
Banyan Tree has the knowledge and field experience critical for the selection process, verification of the scope of work, and confirmation of contractor follow-through required to further the best interests of the Owner.
Banyan Tree, through its General Contractor Banyan Bay Construction and Development, LLC, will examine and manage preliminary design issues of all aspects of competitive bid, cost plus a fee, and design/build projects before the selection of the Contractor and/or subcontractors.
Banyan Tree, LLC, through Banyan Bay Construction and Development, LLC, will work with your architect or prepare Scope of Work Documentation and Verification, which will lead to less ambiguous specifications, and become a part of the Contract Documents for the benefit of the Owner.
The principals of Banyan Tree will, from their extensive hands-on experience, make recommendation to the Owner's architect and attorney in the crafting of the Contract Documents.
Banyan Tree will analyze the contractor's pricing methods to further the most equitable contract agreement.
Banyan Tree will be present during the construction process to negotiate any Owner driven revisions, any unforeseen conditions, whether new construction or remodeling, and to review contractor pay requests for validity.
Banyan Tree will confirm the validity of the contractor's request for extras and Change Orders.
Banyan Tree is cost effective, having saved many clients substantial dollars in project costs. We work on an hourly or fixed fee basis allowing for entirely unbiased decisions. Share of savings agreements are available in order to provide aggressive prosecution of opportunities for savings.
Richard L. Strong Licensed Real Estate Broker BK254747
THIRD PARTY CONSULTANTS FOR ALL ASPECTS OF THE CONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT INDUSTRIES
OWNER ADVOCACY SERVICES
PRO FORMA PREPARATION
CRITICAL PATH MANAGEMENT
APPRAISALS - Broker opinions and Independent Appraisals available
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