Development and Construction
Construction and real estate markets and changing, as the lasting effects of the COVID-19 pandemic impact building material supply chains and overall commercial and residential demand. The BNP is focused on assisting our development and construction community navigate economic challenges in order to sustain residential and commercial growth over the past decade.
Development and Construction ILF Meeting, Feb. 9, 2023
Member Participants in the Development and Construction Forum
- ABR Wholesalers inc.
- Bank on Buffalo
- Buffalo Black Billion
- C&S Companies
- Cannon Design
- CBRE Buffalo
- Ciminelli Real Estate Corporation
- Construction Exchange of Buffalo & WNY, Inc.
- County Line Stone
- D.V Brown & Associates
- EnergyMark, LLC
- Frey Electric Construction Co., Inc.
- GBS Corp.
- Harris Beach PLLC
- Harter Seacrest & Emery LLP
- Invest Buffalo Niagara
- Iroquois Construction Services
- Iskalo Development Corp.
- LaBella Associates, D.P.C.
- LeChase Construction Services, LLC
- Millington Lockwood Business Interiors
- Montante Companies, LLC
- National Grid
- New York Power Authority
- People Inc.
- Seneca Gaming Corporation
- Sinatra & Company Real Estate
- The Bonadio Group
- Uniland Development Company
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