Should I hire a construction manager or a general contractor? This is a question a lot of real estate developers ask me so I figured I'd write a quick piece. Let me start with a simple definition of each.
A construction manager is brought into the project from the get-go, becoming a partner early on. The construction manager handles every phase of the construction program. They field bids and [...]
Since this is our first post, I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself, my company and how it's different from other traditional property management firms. First off, my name is Chad Rivard, I am the owner and President of Rivard Real Estate & Management. I have been in the real estate arena for over 10 years... investing in my own properties, helping people buy investment [...]
Yesterday 3/31/13, the Worcester Telegram and Gazette featured Chad and business partner Russ Haims in an article focused on the local current foreclosure and now it's affecting short sales in Worcester MA.
(Russ Haimes owns Hampton Properties in Worcester which invests in distressed properties in and around the area. He's been helping people who need to sell their properties fast for over 27 [...]
Worcester MA - Rivard Real Estate & Management, a local Webster Massachusetts based property management company announces the launch of its new website, www.rivardmanagement.com, targeted at Real Estate Agents who specialize in selling REO or bank owned properties. The site is also aimed at landlords and other property management firms that are sick of dealing with so many subcontractors and [...]