Extensive development experience and active engagement in the management and maintenance of commercial and industrial properties gives Renault & Handley principals a thorough understanding of buildings and their construction, components and systems. We routinely apply our expertise on behalf of our property management clients, assisting them with tenant improvement construction, preparing “market ready” interiors, executing building shell and site renovations, and in some cases, building from the ground up.

Putting Our Experience to Work for You

Incorporating our market knowledge and brokerage expertise, we deliver an integrated, streamlined, single-source solution to our client’s commercial real estate needs.

Our development services and capabilities include:

  • Identifying appropriate building and interior improvements based on market demand
  • Value-engineering a scope of work to meet budget and ensure long-term maintenance reliability and savings
  • Meeting with city officials and appearing at public hearings on behalf of the owner
  • Identifying appropriate contractors, engineers, architects and other consultants
  • Obtaining and evaluating competitive bids
  • Meeting with contractors, architects and engineers on behalf of the owner to convey objectives of the project
  • Monitoring construction
  • Administering progress payments to contractors, architects and subs
  • Obtaining conditional and final lien releases
  • Leasing brokerage
  • Financial reporting to lenders and partners
  • Obtaining construction and permanent financing
  • Administering construction loan draw-downs


645 Ellis Street, Mountain View
2975 San Ysidro Way, Santa Clara
2550 Hanover Street, Palo Alto

Development Sidebar

Project Highlight







645 Ellis Street, Mountain View
Development project won the City of Mountain View’s 2008 Mayor’s award for best new physical project and has brought new life to the neighborhood.
See complete case study.