Is It Time to Garden Yet?

If you are like me, you can’t help but want to get your yard and garden back to the glory days of warmer weather. Unfortunately, our growing zones in the northeast do not comply with this wish! Therefore, I have come up with some options to help sooth my gardening soul during the winter months.  … Read more

Boundary Surveys – Know Your Boundaries

When do you need a boundary survey? Whether you have an industrial, commercial, or residential property, the location of the property boundary is one of first things you should know. Many people do not know where their property ends. They rely on hearsay from others (i.e. former owners, neighbors, or realtors). Why should I get … Read more

Equus Capital plans spec office building

Equus Capital Partners is proposing to develop a five-story, 145,000-square-foot office building at the corner of Swedesford Road and Old Eagle School Road in Tredyffrin that will be a little unconventional. It will be made using mass timber. Not only that, it will be built on speculation with no tenants lined up to fill the … Read more

Best Bulbs for Fall Planting

Do you like to plan ahead? Fall is a great time for planting ahead, especially spring-flowering bulbs. Bulb planting season starts once your soil temperature reaches about 55 degrees Fahrenheit. Now, you may wonder what am I going to do, take my soils temperature! Well, you don’t have too.  There are other ways to gauge when … Read more

What is Company Culture?

Written by Nave Newell’s First Impressions Officer – Danielle Lapteff This weekend, a friend of mine was talking about an upcoming job interview. He’d read that he should inquire about company culture. The problem was that he wasn’t sure what that actually meant. Even though he had worked at a few different places, none of those … Read more

When Do I Need an ALTA Survey?

Everything in life is situational, including the need for an ALTA survey.   Typically, ALTA surveys are performed with most real estate transactions that involve commercial, industrial, and large residential properties. These transaction are complex and involve a number of different parties.  Whether an acquisition or refinancing; ALTA surveys are highly preferred and often required by:•    … Read more

The Land Development Process

Every successful land development project begins with a strong plan – a plan that is creative, buildable,and cost sensitive. It’s not just a pretty picture.  Here are 3 things your plan should include:1. A comprehensive project view including potential design opportunities and constraints2. An approvals road map to eliminate surprises3. Abuildable plan that maximizes the value of your site No one wants to … Read more

Meet Our New Hire – Christina

We are excited to introduce Christina Whitty a recent graduate of Widener University who joins the team as a staff engineer. We are very happy she chose Nave Newell as the place to start her engineering career and look forward to helping her learn and grow. Christina was drawn to site design engineering after taking … Read more