Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 8:00pm

Welcome to

HOMEOWNERS

ADVOCATE

If you're planning a design and/or construction project

and you are unsure of how to manage it,

we can provide you with the professional

Architectural and Construction guidance

and advice that will ease you through the process.

(Active in Broward and Palm Beach Counties, Fl.)

E-mail: "SS@Homeowners-Advocate.com"

Phone: 561 299 8538

COUNT ON EXPERIENCE

Architecture, Construction, Community Development

Over 50 years of experience in Architectural design and Construction can translate into a wealth of assistance for a homeowners needs .

We can guide you and give you the tools to make valued decisions about the work that you are contemplating for your property.

We can provide you with the visuals necessary to help you interact with your Architect and/or Contractor. 

We can review your contracts regarding work to be performed and advise you as to the efficacy of their content.

Principals History of Action

A graduate of Pratt Institute with a Bachelor of  Architecture degree.

Developer of communities in Maryland, Connecticut and Florida.

Builder of over 800 Single Family  and Townhomes in Maryland, Connecticut and Florida.

Manager of major commercial projects in Maryland and Connecticut.

Representative of  financial institutions such as Aetna Life & Casualty and Connecticut Bank & Trust in planning for urban development.



TESTIMONIAL



WHAT IS AN ADVOCATE

Role of an Advocate

The role of an advocate is to assist people, helping them understand their project parameters, information provided and services rendered.

An advocate is someone who can help you so that your needs are heard and understood and your goals established.


Advocate's Attributes

  • Helpfulness. The desire to help a client is the most important asset in being a successful advocate. ...
  • Communications
  • Organization
  • Problem-Solving
  • Patience


An Advocate can help;

Represent your views when you feel unable to do so yourself; Review, advise and evaluate; plans, budgets, invoices, contracts and schedules;

Prepare written communications;

Clarify processes and procedures; Negotiate, mediate or otherwise assist in dispute resolution;


HOW DO I CHOOSE AN ADVOCATE?


Be realistic about your abilities and ask yourself: “What do I know and what do I need?”

Clearly communicate what your needs are when looking for an Advocate.

Discuss with a prospective Advocate what roles it will need to fill.

Do you just need information?

Are you confident that you can resolve the issue yourself with a little guidance?

Will you need full representation at a hearing?

Does the Advocate have the range of experience to best suit your needs?

Do you have confidence in the Advocate and / or the organization?

Discuss fees that the Advocate will charge.

Will the project be a result of an Insurance claim and will the fee be covered.