Prendos provides cost control and quantity surveying services to the commercial property sector covering all aspects of property development and construction, from planning and funding projects through to final accounts, including due diligence auditing, tender documentation and full administration of construction contracts.

Our ability to draw on the supplementary expertise of a range of in-house professionals in the areas of structural engineering, fire engineering, building surveying, project management, valuation and architectural design, provides clients throughout the country with a high level of confidence in our advice on project feasability, planning and cost control services.

We understand the need for accurate, timely and comprehensive information for cost planning and control and have a strong track record of service delivery to a variety of sectors, including commercial, infrastructure, education, retail, life care, hotels and resorts, transport, heritage, industrial and manufacturing, and financial institutions.

Whether you are planning a property development, carrying out a seismic upgrade, looking for costing information and control on a project or professional advice for a dispute, Prendos can assist. Our services include:

Cost Advice

  • Reinstatement estimates for insurance purposes
  • Estimation of cost for earthquake repair insurance claims
  • Initial budgets for proposed development
  • Comparative cost advice e.g. material alternatives
  • Cost planning and control e.g. forecasting cost milestones
  • Tender documentation
  • Contract administration
  • Project monitoring e.g. keeping a watchful eye on the finances
  • Procurement advice
  • Project management
  • Cost to complete analysis
  • Final account settlement
  • Unit title cost apportionment
  • Estimation of costs for earthquake strengthening
  • End of lease reinstatement costs
  • Redevelopment costing
  • Renovation costing

Planning and Funding

  • Value engineering
  • Concept build pricing
  • Tender bid analysis
  • Cashflow forecasting
  • Progress draw down reporting
  • Whole of life costing
  • Feasibility studies
  • Due diligence auditing
  • Schedules / Bill of quantities
  • Investment appraisals

Disputes

  • Expert analysis and the provision of evidence for all above services

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