Process

REAL architecture can provide any  or all of the following services.

DESIGN

  • BRIEF   Clarification of client wishlist and any budget, site, or time considerations
  • SKETCH DESIGN  Initial exploration of possibilities
  • DESIGN DEVELOPMENT Development of  agreed concept.

DOCUMENTATION 

  • DEVELOPMENT APPROVAL  Drawings that are necessary to obtain relevant planning approvals. 
  • BUILDING APPROVAL  Drawings suitable for obtaining all approvals required prior to construction commencing.
  • WORKING DRAWINGS   Developed drawings that allow for a competitive tender to be obtained. 

 CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION

  • Advise on suitable contract for the project and assist in negotiations to select a builder.
  • Liase with the selected  builder to assess quality of  work and that it is completed in accordance with the contract..
  • Assess and approve and variations to the contract
  • Certify progress payments
  • Identify any defects and rectify as necessary by administering the terms of the contract.