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Mar 22

What is the Cost of Building a House & Other Types of Residential Units?

  The cost to build a house depends on specific factors which may not be obvious to a client but clearly laid out by a construction estimator. Building a house is a complex process which takes into account the client needs to begin with, but during the planning stage, when feasibility studies are done, a …

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Oct 08

Protected: Tender Preparation and Documentation – Part 6 | How To Win a Construction Tender

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Oct 08

Protected: Bidding Strategy – Part 5 | How To Win a Construction Tender

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Oct 08

Protected: How to Find Tenders – Part 4 | How To Win a Construction Tender

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Oct 08

Protected: Getting Experience – Part 3 | How To Win a Construction Tender

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Oct 08

Protected: Planning and Organization – Part 2 | How To Win a Construction Tender

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Oct 08

Protected: How To Win a Construction Tender – Part 1 | Introduction

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Sep 01

12 Features of the Best Construction Cost Estimating Software – Quantity Surveying

A serious construction estimator needs a good program to calculate the estimated cost of building a property. A window shopping trip on the internet will reveal a number of cost estimating software, which upon testing, it becomes apparent that the developers didn’t incorporate the input of a professional quantity surveyor, who knows the take-off process …

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Sep 01

What the Quotation by a Replacement Cost Estimator Entails – Demolitions and Re-Building

A replacement cost estimator is needed when you are planning to demolish and rebuild your home or any type of property that you own, for example an office building, industrial facility or apartments. You will also need a replacement consultant when you lose a home through man-made accidents and catastrophic natural phenomena. Facility managers are …

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Jul 31

Office Tools and Furniture for a Construction Cost Estimator / Quantity Surveyor

A Construction Cost Estimator is a qualified professional who spends time in the office working on papers as well as in the field, taking site measurements at each stage of a construction project. So basically, an estimator needs two types of tools – office tools and site tools. Office tools allow the consulting estimator to …

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