Overcoming Headache #2 – Unrealistic Budgets

By: Caroline Shelly, CID, LEED AP+BD-C

“The issue then becomes about managing expectations of the end users who may have unrealistic budgets. The Facility Manager will need to educate these end users on how costs have changed… By developing the project based on the approved budget and/or developing a budget based on the end user’s wish list is something a successful Interiors Group can help with, and thereby help the Facilities Manager to avoid headaches.”