WFH St Francis

St. Francis Outpatient Center

Cost estimating and owners representation for a new 80,000 SF outpatient center on campus of Wheaton Franciscan.

Lexington Convention Center

Lexington Convention Center

Construction cost estimating services for a major renovation/addition at the Lexingon Convention Center (rendering by NBBJ/EOP).

Milwaukee City Hall

Milwaukee City Hall Renovation

Cost estimating and owners representation for the $75 million exterior restoration of over 100 year old City Hall.

Milwaukee Streetcar

Milwaukee Street Car

Cost management, infrastructure management and owners representation services for the initial Phase 1 Milwaukee Streetcar alignment.

Construction Consultants

Owner's Representative, Cost Estimating, Cost Segregation & More

If you are looking for a construction consulting firm you can trust to deliver a successful project, you’ve come to the right place. Since 1996, we have built a reputation for delivering high quality, accurate and timely work for governmental agencies, healthcare organizations, educational facilities, institutional clients and architectural/engineering firms along with retail, residential and property development companies.

Our team of highly skilled construction cost consultants, project managers, owner representatives, cost estimators and engineers have successfully completed over 4,000 projects throughout the United States. Some of our projects include the Chicago Public Schools, Lexington Convention Center, Milwaukee Streetcar, Welsh-Ryan Arena, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital and the Hub for Collaborative Medicine at the Medical College of Wisconsin.

We specialize in providing an array of construction consulting services such as Owner's Representation, Cost Estimating and Cost Management, Infrastructure Management, Cost Segregation, Real Estate Advisory Services, Technical Services, Sustainability Consulting and GSA Schedule. We have formed strong and long-lasting relationships with many of our clients, some of whom have been with us since we started our business. We'd love to add you to that list.

Years of Experience


Projects Completed


Technical Staff Certified

$ Billion

Total Project Costs

Our Construction Consulting Services

Owner's Representation

Owner's Representation / Project Management

We represent the owner, and act solely in your best interest. We will implement a Project Management Plan and Project Controls to assist you in successfully delivering your construction project on schedule and on budget.

As your Owner's Representative, we will work together to establish clear lines of communication, help you make informed decisions and confirm that project team members are working towards achieving your project goals and objectives while maximizing the value of your investment.

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Cost Estimating

Cost Estimating

Over the last 25+ years we have developed detailed construction cost estimates on over $30 Billion worth of projects. This has allowed us to develop a robust catalog of historical construction costs on a wide variety of building types and sizes.

Our systematic approach to developing cost estimates allows us to develop detailed, reliable and accurate cost estimates. As your Construction Cost Estimator, we will use the latest project cost control techniques to establish a realistic budget and carefully monitor your budget as it relates to the project design as it progresses through each design phase.

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Cost Segregation

Cost Segregation

A Cost Segregation study can accelerate depreciation on your building or tenant improvement, helping you increase cash flow, reduce taxable income and grow your business. Our experienced team has a thorough understanding of construction methods, materials and costs, ensuring we can maximize your benefits.

As your Cost Segregation consultant, we can provide a complimentary analysis to give you a realistic estimate of the tax refund amount you may be eligible for. Best of all, there is no obligation and no upfront cost - payment can be deferred until you receive the benefits.

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Infrastructure Management

Infrastructure Management

From a project’s planning and design, bidding, construction and project close out, we can help you manage your municipal and developer-driven projects. As your advocates, we protect your interests so you can make informed decisions from the project start to ultimate completion.

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Real Estate Advisory Services

Real Estate Advisory Services

Whether you are a lender, developer, or equity investor, our real estate advisory services protect your interests and help you maximum your benefits. We offer a range of integrated consulting services for real estate investments, such as loan monitoring and property condition assessments.

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Technical Services

Technical Services

We offer a range of technical services such as building commissioning, energy management, energy modeling, life cycle costing and sustainability consulting. Our tailored approach helps you reduce risk, mitigate critical issues and deliver a cost effective solution to improve performance of your facilities.

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Sustainability Management

Sustainability Management

We offer a scope of Sustainable Management services to assist our clients with exploring sustainability planning, developing de-carbonization strategies, and navigating available financial incentives, investment opportunities and carbon offsetting.

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GSA Schedule

GSA Schedules Program

We hold a contract for GSA Schedule in which we provide project management / owner’s representative services, project controls such schedule management and technical services such as commissioning, sustainability consulting, energy modeling and more.

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Our building Commissioning services deliver measurable, bottom-line financial benefits including reduced energy consumption, lower operating costs, enhanced long-term building and system performance, and improved occupant safety and comfort.

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Client Testimonials

Jonathan Flyte

“The Concord Group has been an integral partner to the success of our facility development needs. The information provided by their team has been accurate, timely and well thought out. Without their services we would have had significant difficulty in achieving our desired goals.”

Jonathan Flyte - Network Vice President, Corporate Services & Hospital Operations at Bassett Healthcare Network

Former Spectrum Health, Division Vice President, Hospital Group & Medical Group Operations
Rosi Fowler

“The Concord Group has provided excellent service to our health system for years. They are knowledgeable, responsive to last minute requests and reliable to provide accurate information regardless of the project size or complexity.”

Rosi Fowler - Executive Director, Epic Implementation

Former Boone Hospital Center, Chief Operating Officer and Former Covenant Medical Center, Chief Operating Officer
Andrew Page

“The Concord Group came on board with this project after some of the project planning had taken place. They jumped in with both feet and provided the exact requirements we were looking for. We were extremely impressed with The Concord Group’s effectiveness and their degree of engagement to ensure successful project delivery. We would not hesitate to recommend their services to anyone.”

Andrew Page - Vice President of Operations, YMCA of Greater Rochester

Former YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids, Chief Operating Officer
Mara Lord

“The Concord Group team became an extension of our own internal team - they integrated flawlessly and were the engine behind making our project a reality.”

Mara Lord - Medical College of Wisconsin

Vice President Communications, Experience & Brand Strategy
Cory Davis

“The Concord Group has a knowledge base on cost data that enabled CPS to reduce its change-order rate from 12% to 4% in less than two years. The payback period on the savings for a $200M program based on their change order review was less than a month. They will be a go-to partner for me for years to come.”

Cory Davis, Founder at Capital Construction Solutions

Former Chicago Public Schools, Director of Capital Renovation and New Construction

Service Sectors






Higher Education

mission critical

Mission Critical



Commercial and Retail

Commercial & Retail

mixed use development

Mixed-Use Development



senior living

Senior Living





convention and conference centers

Convention Centers

Frequently Asked Questions

What differentiates us from the competition?

Our Cost Estimating services comprised of 14 estimators in one location, covering all design disciplines. Over the last 25+ years, we've developed a comprehensive catalog of historical construction costs on all types and sizes of buildings.

What value do we bring to owner's representation or cost management?

Our metrics demonstrate savings of between 2 and 20 times the cost of our services, when engaged for Owner's Representation or Cost Management services.

How flexible are we in delivering services?

We provide our clients with the appropriate level of service to manage their projects whether it’s full project leadership from beginning to end or for specific services selected on an a la carte basis.

What are our greatest strengths?

Our broad base of services anchored by our expertise in construction cost management, our ability to retain clients and staff, our use of state-of-the-art softwares and technologies, and our emphasis on staff certifications and education.

Ready to learn more? Let's discuss your next project.

Contact us to learn more about how our cost estimating, owner's representation and cost segregation services can help you. The Concord Group construction cost consultants are headquartered in Chicago, with offices in Milwaukee, Grand Rapids, Columbus, Atlanta, Melbourne, and Dublin (Ireland).

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