Site Selection Checklist

So, you want to purchase or build a building…

You are excited, and you have potentially identified a parcel of land or building, or maybe you are just starting to look.

George C. Hopkins Construction Co., Inc. has identified over one hundred items on our Site Selection Check List. Here are just a few that may help you in your evaluation:

Land/Building Cost and Financing

Zoning Designation of the Property

Required Property Line Setbacks

Offsite Improvements (streets, storm drains, curbs, streetlights, etc.)

Land Topography/Drainage

Soils Conditions/Water Table/Toxic Issues

Site Configuration


Government Attitude toward your Industry

Architectural Controls placed on the property by Government and Local



Available Utilities

Earthquake Risk

City Taxes

Construction Opinion of Cost

Mass Transit

It is rarely wise to purchase a site or building location solely on data made available by the seller.

One of the many services Hopkins provides to assist in analyzing land or an existing building and whether or not it is the right site for you.

In a Word, George C. Hopkins Construction Co., Inc. offers Service.

It Is How We Work!