When you want to develop any property that you own, whether for your own use or to lease it out, it is important the development suit your purpose and also make it attractive to those who want to lease it. The exercise becomes that much easier if you appoint the right experienced and professional design and build companies.
The company that you choose must give you an efficient design that can provide the finally built property to function exactly as you want it to. If it is a home for your own use, it must take into consideration your living style and be able to provide you with all the comforts and conveniences that you look forward to in a home. If it is homes that you intend to lease out, the design must be able to address all the needs that the people leasing will have in terms of space, amenities, lighting, and ventilation. If you are building commercial property, the design should be able to satisfy its future users by providing all the facilities that they require of such a space.
It is important that the professionals of the design and build companies that you appoint first conduct a proper survey of your land to understand its particular situation so that the maximum advantage can be taken while designing, of any climatic, geographical or locational advantage that it offers. They must then hold a detailed discussion with you and other interested persons, about what you are looking for in the design. Understand the quality of work they offer, by inspecting one or more of their previously executed projects. You will then have an idea of their design capabilites, as well as the quality of the work that they build.
They should then offer you a number of design alternatives while specifying the advantages of each of them. Once you have chosen the design you like or asked for changes to suit your thinking, you can then ask them to give you estimates for the chosen design, and then finalize a price for the building. They should also be able to offer you services for obtaining all necessary building permissions.