As owner's representative on your project, AVA Consultants, LLC can:

-Operate under your objectives and management criteria for the project.

-Represent you at meetings and make sure your interests are paramount.

-Act as your fiduciary agent during contractor assessment and selection, contract negotiations and throughout all facets of the project's life.

-Act as a liaison with the all project members including internal and external resources.

-Facilitate resolution of conflicts with contractors to avoid costly delays and arbitration.

-Negotiate effective contracts with designers and contractors.

-Provide contractors with the information, decisions and services they need in order to do their work.

-Ensure that all potential project-related issues are addressed and that each member of the project team is aware of their role in resolving them.

-Communicate all changes to the project team consistently and effectively.

-Provide suggestions that could improve the design or reduce your costs.

-Make site visits to maintain the project schedule and progress.

-Manage site access and security issues.

-Monitor the performance of designers and contractors to ensure they're meeting their contractual obligations.

-Initiate corrective actions, when necessary, to achieve your objectives.

-Critically analyze contractor progress reports and alert you to any potential problems.

-Develop performance criteria.