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“Thanks to all your team for a fabulous effort in getting [commercial plans recorded at the county recorder’s office]...likely in record time for a project of this scope! – Tom Smithgall, High Real Estate Group

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The commercial market has seen a steady rebound, mostly with minor projects as nearby residential communities grow. Larger projects should begin reappearing, and some renovations will keep the market in modest growth for the coming year. Source: U.S. Census Bureau Put In Place Data; forecast by Faithful+Gould

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“Our goal is to concurrently execute several phases of the work, compressing the schedule and enabling the client to open stores and start receiving income from the property earlier than other nearby developments.” – RETTEW Tanger Outlets project

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Today’s commercial development is more integrated than ever before within the surrounding community.  Developers across the U.S. are planning for multi-uses within the same commercial footprint by designing retail, office, or warehouse options together. These trends incorporate a strong pedestrian component, with land-use experts focusing on extensive walkability within and connecting such projects. Each project under development features strategic branding for its particular mix of commercial businesses – landscaping, decor, and signage all tying together to present a unified, memorable impression.

The commercial development market has changed substantially in the last 10 years and RETTEW has been at the forefront of helping our clients create special spaces for shopping, dining, and entertainment. A top engineering consulting firm, RETTEW stays abreast of market trends to ensure heavy walkability ties into best practices for commercial development. Our land development team works closely with commercial clients to make sure project goals are met while providing valuable guidance to complete important details such as zoning approvals, stormwater management plans, and environmental site assessments. Our comprehensive planning services work seamlessly to design transportation infrastructure, complete geotechnical studies, and provide our expertise to make commercial projects the best they can be – for the project owner, the environment, and the community at large.

Community Investment

RETTEW’s dedication to improve quality goes beyond the projects we work on and the clients we serve.