Key Services We Offer

Preliminary Budget Estimates and Elemental Cost Plans
We provide professional advice in connection with a development project at key stages, allowing the client to manage the cost for the duration of the project to ensure a successful financial result.

  • Conceptual Stage: Preliminary elemental budget estimates to establish an indicative estimate of construction cost.
  • Pre-DA Stage: Elemental Cost Plans can be prepared from limited project documentation and can be updated to reflect the developing design and facilitate quick decisions on design changes to allow the inclusion of more desirable design elements while monitoring overall project cost integrity.

Registered Quantity Surveyor’s Detailed Cost Report to support Development Applications
We provide Detailed Cost Reports establishing the estimated cost of the development.

Capital Investment Value (CIV) Cost Estimates

Financial management of construction works on behalf of major Banks and non-bank lenders

  • Initial QS Reports
  • Progress Drawdown Reports

Hugh B Gage Pty Ltd is an approved QS firm on the panel of a number of major Australian banks, regional banks and non-bank lending institutions.

Project Management

Builder’s Bill of Quantities

Building Insurance Replacement Cost Reports (new and updated)
We provide professional advice on all costs involved in building replacement for insurance purposes.

Contract Administration

Tender Analysis and assisting with negotiations with preferred tenderers

Capital Gains Tax Assessment Reports

Cost to Complete Reports (Distressed sites)

Technical Due Diligence analysis and reports