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Domus Designs

Construction / Project Management

Building Plans

Building your own villa in Southern Spain is a satisfying way to obtain your dream home in the sun. Although it requires more time and effort than purchasing a house already constructed, the end result is a tailored property built to your tastes and specifications.

With extensive experience in all aspects of the property market the Domus Team can ensure you achieve your goals on time and under budget. Led by respected industry leaders and tenured experts, Domus has exclusive partnerships that bring you prime opportunities on the Costa del Sol. Our services cover all aspects of the building process from the initial location selection, complete architectural designs, construction quotes, building licenses, Spanish legal and tax requirements to handing over your completed and furnished home ready for your hassle-free enjoyment.

  • Negotiate cost and prepare estimates according to budgets, along with a working timetable
  • Direct relevant construction strategies and methodologies
  • Explain contracts and technical information to the work team and other professionals involved
  • Deliver reports on work progress and budget matters to you
  • Monitor the work of architects, engineers and construction specialists on all levels
  • Respond in a professional and efficient manner to solve potential delays, and any other problems
  • Comply with all local and national legal requirements, building, safety codes and other regulations
Project Management

PRELIMINARY WORKS

  • Establish design criteria, objectives and investment limits
  • Study and analyse characteristics of the land type
  • Determine Infrastructure based on objectives to be achieved
  • Selection of topographer
  • Request technical files from the corresponding Townhall
  • Initial feasibility study and assistance in land purchase
  • Present offer of services for approval

PRE-PROJECT

  • Establish and incorporate an estimated cost of the project
  • Basic outline of the project development plan
  • Provide recommendations to achieve objectives
  • Develop the project programme with the client, the architect, contractor, technicians, etc
  • Coordinate the design development between all parties involved
  • Produce a monthly report, client liaison, and regular updates
  • Certify the co-ordination and payments of the project from all related professionals
  • Payments and withdrawal of the architect's certificate from the college of architects
  • Request of corresponding licenses from official organisations
  • Co-ordination of payments of any relevant taxes or fees due to various organisations
  • Assign the Health and Safety Study in preparation of the construction phase
Construction Management

EXECUTION of PROJECT & HEALTH and SAFETY PLAN

  • Receive and review geotechnical study
  • Produce detailed project documentation
  • Co-ordinate the development, design and construction between all parties involved
  • Payments and withdrawal of the project from the college of architects
  • Request construction licenses from the relevant organisations
  • Co-ordinate payments of relevant taxes and fees
  • Produce the Health and Safety study
  • Select and contract the technical control organisation (OCT) and the 10-year insurance

SELECTION OF THE CONTRACTOR and CLIENT RECOMMENDATION

  • Develop strategies for the design and construction
  • Negotiate contracts with the contractors and subcontractors
  • Delivery of the project documents to the contractors
  • Comparative study of offers received from contractors
  • Interview contractors and define their offers and conditions
  • Incorporate client recommendations and selection of final contractor
  • Negotiate and finalise the construction contract, with contractor and client
Building Spain

CONSTRUCTION PHASE

  • In-depth control to ensure all correct procedures are in place
  • Co-ordination of the planning and programming of works
  • Payment, application and withdrawal of all licenses
  • Acceptance and signing by the contractor of the Health and Safety plan
  • Arrangement of regular Board of Control meetings with all parties involved
  • Constant review of resource, time scales and budget to ensure all are progressing as planned

We will assist and report on all the aspects of your project to you - from initial planning and budgeting to quality and cost control – and will ensure your dream Villa becomes a reality with all the necessary guarantees in place.

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