Navigating the complex real estate development process on your behalf.
With our substantial local knowledge and history in the South Florida market, we are ideally situated to help deliver your vision because we inherently know the goals and challenges of our local commercial real estate industry.
The (re)development of a building is the most lucrative and rewarding area of commercial real estate. As your advocate, we seamlessly collaborate with your team to protect your interests and mitigate the risks inherent to every development project, whether new construction or adaptive reuse. We look beyond the immediate project needs to see the bigger picture: to understand your business goals, share your vision of success and work tirelessly to exceed your expectations.
Hernandez Development Services team is highly experienced in creating sustainable real estate development strategies and implementing project development solutions that are predictable and profitable. We have deep relationships with consultants and local government staff. These relationships allow us to successfully overcome the hurdles that arise while developing a facility, including: community concerns, permitting challenges and the technical requirements of financing and building a sophisticated facility.
ALEX HERNANDEZ, PRESIDENT
We help our clients turn potential opportunities into financially feasible development programs in order to attract investment/risk capital so you can move forward with confidence knowing that your project fits securely within its projected use parameters.
DUE DILIGENCE/ ENTITLEMENT SERVICES
Hernandez Development Services professionals will assess and assist our clients in making well-informed decisions with regard to their prospective investments.
Beyond the physical condition of a property, we work tirelessly to gather all the pertinent information about the history and current usage of a property and help get your project entitled.
CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT SERVICES
Our award-winning, full-service construction company is available to professionally execute our client’s projects from conception, budgeting, construction and completion in order to deliver superior quality to your project.
REAL ESTATE CONSULTING SERVICES
Our experience enables us to provide an array of advisory services such as coordinating consultants, design teams, tenants, project delivery schedules and property management. We will work as one team with you to identify the right solutions so your building achieves your vision and suits your business needs.
Our accomplished real estate professionals have vast experience in providing a wide range of development services. Below is a sample of projects they have worked on.
Hernandez Development Services provided construction management services for this free-standing bank branch for Bank of Florida.
Hernandez Development Services worked on the entitlement for this mixed-use development, which will include 397 upscale rental apartments; The Circ, a uniquely branded 104-room boutique hotel; 46,000 sf Publix supermarket; and approximately 15,000 square feet of additional retail spaced on the ground floor for shops, restaurants and other businesses.
Ideally located just south of I-595 on 136th Avenue, Hernandez Development Services partnered with Stiles to provide complete development services for this 23,000 sf mixed-use building, which features both office & retail space.
Hernandez Development Services provided construction management and development services for this 61,000 sf, $4.6 million facility for C.R. Laurence, the leading North American supplier to the glazing, architectural, railing, construction, industrial and automotive industries.
Hernandez Development Services provided construction management and development services for this 61,000 sf, $4.6 million facility for C.R. Laurence.
Hernandez Development Services provided full service development oversight for this fountain design and fabrication facility.
Our specialized real estate development team has an extensive network of relationships in South Florida, which allows us to offer a unique range of cost and quality advantages with every project.
Mr. Hernandez leads and manages the operations and strategic direction of the company. He provides valuable local market insight and manages the strategies for design, phasing, tenant mix and best use of every asset.
Chief Investment Officer
Mr. D’Ascola oversees all strategic financial initiatives including asset management, deal structuring, negotiation, acquisitions and financing efforts. By creating attractive risk-adjusted returns, he maximizes every development project’s financial success.
Director of Development
Mr. Cerrone is responsible for the company’s real estate ventures, acquisitions, partnerships, and developments. He works closely with all aspects of Predevelopment and due diligence execution, Design and Construction, as well as coordinating with internal financial underwriting and Development teams.
Senior Development Manager
As Senior Development Manager, Mr. Schecter provides full oversight of the project from feasibility to delivery. He is responsible for governmental entitlements and execution of all aspects of the commercial development process through to construction.
Senior Development Manager
Mr. Goss is responsible for overseeing all facets of the development cycle including planning, design, pre-construction due diligence, entitlements, regulatory approval processes and permitting.