David Long Architects can provide a range of Development Management services which extend beyond the traditional lead consultancy role played by the architect.

The additional services allow us to rationalize project structure on behalf of our clients to provide simpler management with greater transparency through the process of design and delivery.

We offer to take over a layer of project management often undertaken by the client organization, and where our experience allows us to offer a cost-effective and streamlined alternative to large client –side development teams.

Our provision of architectural and master planning services as well as development management allows us to seamlessly integrate design and procurement, and ensures that the design work reflects properly the aspirations of the client with regard to cost, time and quality.

These services can include:

  • Site evaluation and valuation
  • Client Representation Services at all project stagesPreparation of Site Development Strategy and Development Brief
  • Development Master Programming
  • Consultant Team Appointment, including fee negotiations and appointment documentation
  • Development team management and coordination, from Project inception through to completion
    of construction
  • Monthly project reporting incorporating specific design and financial inputs from specialist consultants
  • Leading negotiations with statutory and regulatory bodies
  • Leading negotiations with end users of developed property, including a range of commercial
    and community based organisations
  • Marketing and branding strategy coordination, including selection of specialist agents