What we`re working on now:

Here`s what`s coming up on our blog in the next few months: A monthly check in from partners Ian and Graham, a luxury retirement living guide from our Hearthstone series, and more posts from our interior design guest blogger Marlene Card!
August
2013
The Land Developer’s Manual
Naming a Condominium

Naming a Condominium

After months of hard work and preparation, naming a condominium is the most fun part of the land development process. In this post, Davies Smith co-owner Ian Smith explains  how we came up with the names of our most recent projects.
How developers choose an architect

How developers choose an architect

Choosing a architect to work with is one of the most important steps in the land development process. In his latest blog post, Davies Smith co-owner Ian Smith explains the whole process behind designing a building.
How developers bid for land

How developers bid for land

In his last blog post, Davies Smith co-owner Ian Smith explained the 5 steps that the company takes when looking for a site to develop. In this post, Ian explains the next step in the land development process which is bidding for land.
5 steps for a successful site search in land development

5 steps for a successful site search in land development

Every month, Davies Smith co-owner Ian Smith will be checking in with a monthly blog post called the Land Developer’s Manual, in which he discusses various land development topics. This month, Ian walks us through the 5 steps that Davies Smith takes when looking for a site to develop. Step 1: Location, location, location. Before we...
Values that matter the most to us at Davies Smith Developments

Values that matter the most to us at Davies Smith Developments

Once a month, Davies Smith partners Ian Smith and Graham Chalmers will be checking in with monthly blog posts to discuss our current and future projects and to share their thoughts and insights on a variety of subjects in construction management and the real estate market. For his first post, Ian discusses the core values...