International Builders' Show
February 9-11, 2021
Orlando, FL
FEB 9-11, 2021

Preconstruction Agreements: Best Practices for Lot Reservations, Design Agreements, Consulting Agreements & More

Thursday, January 23 | 10:15 - 11:15 AM

Location: LVCC - South 232

Registration Type: IBS Full Registration or 1-Day Education Registration

Format: Building Knowledge SessionMore Info

Level of Content: IntermediateMore Info

Who Should Attend: Multifamily Builders and Developers, Remodelers, Single Family - All

Track: Business Management

Speaker Handouts and Other Documents

What It's About:

Preconstruction agreements are useful tools to manage the various phases of the residential construction process. However, they do present issues that parties should be aware of before entering into such agreements. This session addresses various types of preconstruction agreements, including lot reservations, design agreements, specifications and consulting agreements. It includes discussion of the provisions and use of such agreements, how they are integrated into the overall construction process, their pitfalls and also managing parties' expectations, administration and dispute resolution.

What You'll Learn:

  • Familiarize yourself with the various types and uses of preconstruction agreements.
  • Learn about the provisions and administration of preconstruction agreements.
  • Recognize and avoid common pitfalls with the use of preconstruction agreements.
  • Gain valuable insights to determine whether preconstruction agreements fit your business model.

How to Attend:

Participants must be registered for a full registration package or a 1-day education with expo pass package valid for the day of the session they wish to attend. Seating for Building Knowledge sessions will be on a first-come, first-served basis.


Continuing Education:

NAHB - 1.00 CE hour(s), NKBA - 0.1 CEU(s), AIA – 1.0 LU Hour(s)

AIA CES Credit Eligible  AIA CES Credit Eligible:

NAHB is a Registered Provider with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this course will be reported to CES Records for AIA members by the Provider. Certificates of Completion are available upon request.

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