Top 10 Site Selection Tips – Corporate Headquarters, Office Expansions, Renovations

It’s no secret, job growth is the key to a healthy economy. As our economy continues to rebound there will be an increased need for office expansion and development. The most common scenarios for companies to accommodate job growth are expanding with a traditional lease in a commercial building, or developing land with a new building or campus. Although renovations and developments are very different, there are 10 things to consider every time a commercial site is selected.                                                                                                                                                                      

  1. Strategic Plan
  2. Program
  3. Test fits
  4. Building and site due diligence
  5. Budget
  6. Sustainability
  7. Municipal approvals
  8. Team selection
  9. Schedule
  10. Exit strategy

For most corporations real estate is either the number one or two item on their balance sheet. Following the 10 steps for site selection will minimize risk and maximize the potential for a business or investment to be successful.

We manage all phases of the process from site selection through design, construction and move in.

For more information on successful site selection projects please contact Don@Fitzmartin.us.