Request for Proposal

Thank you for your interest in working with Partners Development. Please read below to learn more about our Requests for Proposals (RFPs) and to view the current requests that are open for bid.

Request for Proposal for Construction Management Services for the Renovation of Historic Commons for Lees-McRae Colleges

Located in Banner Elk, North Carolina, Lees-McRae College’s Historic Commons is composed of five buildings: Tennessee and Virginia Halls, North Carolina Building, Pinnacle Building, and Cannon Classroom Building. The College has retained McCarty Holsaple McCarty to provide design services for the Project.

Partners Development, in its role as the Project Manager for the College, is seeking Construction Management Services from a qualified firm to provide preconstruction and construction services for the Project. The Project Manager will administer the RFP process and assist the College with the evaluation and selection of a Construction Manager (CM) for this work.

The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to solicit proposals from selected firms, conduct a fair and extensive evaluation based on criteria listed herein, and select the firm that represents the best overall value to the Project. The selected firm will join the project team and provide Construction Management services.

Acknowledgement of Receipt and Proposer Information Form (Exhibit A) is due no later than 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 14, 2021. Please e-mail a pdf of this completed form to