Event CRAN / HBA Meeting

September 26, 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm

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Exclusive Windows and Doors of Austin
9324 Neils Thompson #113
78758 Austin , TX


Each year, the Custom Residential Architects Network teams up with the Home Builders Association to host a collaborative session on residential design and construction. Please join us for this year's panel discussion and lunch, hosted at the Exclusive Windows and Doors Showroom.

HBA/CRAN Panel Discussion:
Christopher Sanders, AIA (Sanders Architecture), Maggie Wylie, AIA (Point B Design Group), David Wilkes (David Wilkes Builders), and Eric Olson (Olson | Defendorf Custom Homes) will be presenting on managing homeowner expectations through the pre-construction process.

Managing Homeowner Expectations
Example of how 2 architects and 2 builders have worked collaboratively during pre-construction to manage homeowner expectations in Austin, TX. 

Learning Objectives

  1. Identify best practices for Pre-Construction Services
  2. Explain benefits to having design-build team in place early in project through specific project examples
  3. Describe the ways an architect can help the client decide to bring on a contractor early. 
  4. Organize a project schedule around pre-construction timeline. 

1 LU (pending)

This meeting will replace the regularly scheduled CRAN tour in October.