You have a big ‘brick and mortar’ dream of your own but are not sure how best to bring it to fruition.

Blue Zees consultants have honed expertise in property acquisition and feasibility analysis, financing and accounting, construction administration, municipal and community relations-building, marketing and contract negotiation, property supervision and insurance, as well as funding and disbursement management. It is this broad skill set, assembled over two decades and in a variety of markets, that Blue Zees offers to you to achieve your real estate goals.

510 Waverly Avenue , Brooklyn, NY

Challenges
Four existing buildings being converted by city to house 300+ student K-12 charter school.

Solutions
Blue Zees enlisted by architects Rogers Marvel to serve as liaison between owner and contractor to troubleshoot schedule delays due to hidden conditions in structures.

114 Hudson Street - Tribeca MedSpa, New York, NY

Challenges
Owner seeks to combine three adjacent properties (one a landmarked former warehouse, one a vacant lot, and the other an adjoining existing retail condominium) to create five floor-through luxury loft residences over two ground floor retail units.

Solutions
Blue Zees principal, in conjunction with BKSK Architects and zoning attorney Frank Angelino, conducts zoning negotiations to obtain a 421A tax abatement and landmark commission approval of design for mixing old with new construction.

The Gateway School, 236 Second Avenue, New York, NY

Challenges
Executive Director of private K-8 school seeks to relocate from rented space on Madison Avenue and 74th Street to a donated site on Second Avenue, between 14th and 15th Streets; the plan includes expansion of the student body from 40 to 100+.

Solutions
Working with ABA Architect Andy Bartle and Shannon Construction, Blue Zees principal oversees the design/building of a programmatically high-functioning learning environment with a rooftop gymnasium and play yard. The key to project success is keeping a constant communication flowing between the school’s board, administration and the development team.

419 Broome Street , New York, NY

Challenges
This seven-story landmarked building is a first-time development project for the owner. The exterior renovations pose difficulties that require additional special engineering design.

Solutions
Blue Zees team signs on with architects Rogers Marvel to help coordinate façade structural changes, including extensive penthouse fenestration, and advises on marketing with Douglas Elliman to complete successful sale of six floor-through residential units and a first floor retail condominium.

25 North Moore Street, New York, NY

Challenges
Owners seek to convert refrigerated warehouse without windows into 80 unit luxury residential condominium building.

Solutions
Blue Zees principal serves as Owner’s Representative in pre-development stage and works with architect Rick Cook of Cook and Fox to design sheer wall to fortify structure core and add 25,000 buildable square feet to existing 75,000.