Our expertise and in-depth knowledge of the real estate and development market provide our clients with business opportunities offering a strong return on investment.

Our hands-on approach and keen attention to detail enable us to achieve the ideal combination of aesthetics and long-term value in Class A office parks, retail centers, flex-space and build-to-suit projects. Swain & Associates’ development team literally covers the waterfront – from the coastal Carolinas to the mountains – to identify strategic locations for new and expanding businesses, determine best use and craft development programs that consistently outperform the competition.

Our leasing team coordinates a wide variety of retail and office space and streamlines the leasing process to meet our clients’ individual needs.In addition, Swain & Associates has a well-deserved reputation for first-class redevelopment, blending careful restoration with cutting-edge technologies to create unique properties bringing the past to life today, and for future generations.

Site Development & Acquisition

  • Market Overview Analysis
  • Demographic Mapping and Trade Area Analysis
  • Market Comparative Site Selection
  • Site Identification and Purchase Negotiation
  • Site Investigation Analysis
    • Geotechnical Investigation
    • Environmental Investigation
    • Zoning Review
    • Regulatory Hurdle Review and Risk Assessment
  • Entitlement Procurement
    • Department of Transportation Approvals
    • Department of Environment and Natural Resources Approvals
    • Municipal and Utility Authority Approvals

Construction & Project Management

  • Professional Consultant Selection
    • Architect and Engineer Review/Qualification
    • General Contractor Review/Qualification
  • Construction Budget Development and Progress Monitoring
  • Construction Bid, Review and Oversight Services
  • Tenant Coordination
  • Tenant Improvement Oversight
  • Financing Review and Recommendations
  • Debt Placement Services