Silver Fern brings full-scale expertise from project inception to completion. We provide a wide range of construction management, land development and real estate consulting services for developers, investors, homebuilders, government agencies and lending institutions. Our services include:
Due Diligence. We analyze projects at all stages and provide due diligence to assist buyers and sellers in making critical acquisition and disposition decisions.
Entitlement, Engineering Coordination. Silver Fern manages all stages of the entitlement process, from zoning through final plat. We leverage our strong industry relationships, vetted resources and the wealth of knowledge from lessons learned to navigate complex coordination issues.
Dry Utility Design Coordination. Our team offers a single point of contact between the owner and dry utility providers, which ensures every aspect of coordination remains on schedule. We focus on efficient, cost-effective designs while maintaining timely project completion.
Budget Estimation & Value Engineering. From “back of the napkin” planning stages to full quantity takeoff and bid, Silver Fern Companies consistently exceeds the industry standard for thorough understanding and implementation of efficient pricing models, complete development budgets, and detailed cash flows.
Construction Management. With owner input, we develop a critical path to include construction timelines, model complex start dates, production start, and first house closing. We manage the construction process from groundbreaking through to grand opening.
Project Closeout. Silver Fern Companies assists projects in reaching final acceptance. We document any outstanding improvements, facilitate repair coordination with proper authorities, research to obtain proper documentation for acceptance, and coordinate the closeout package submittal.
Property Inspection. Our team conducts property inspections for lenders financing the construction costs for a new owner. We will review the lender’s construction draw and verify the borrower’s completion percentages correlate with fieldwork. Our approval process provides current pictures of invoiced work in the event an owner / lender cannot visit the site.