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Boretto + Merrill is a small but diverse consulting company offering expertise to developers in real estate acquisition, product development and construction.  The main focus of Boretto + Merrill is high-density urban developments, but our knowledge goes well beyond the city.  With our principals having over 60 years of combined experience, we offer project management and construction management services for every stage of your project and every need of your team. Caltrans Certified DBE
Boretto + Merrill can help you avoid budget and schedule
overruns often associated with construction by providing the following services:


• Design:

Work with your architect and design team to 

prepare a complete set of bid documents for contractors. 

Assist you with cost effective decisions and alternatives 

to fit your budget and your schedule.


• Permitting:

Manage the permit process with contractors, 

the applicable municipalities and utility districts.


• Scope of Work:

Prepare a detailed scope of work and 

finish schedule based on your wants and needs.


•Construction Bids:

Solicit bids from qualified, experienced, and known subcontractors who can complete the work on time

and on budget.


• Contractor Selection:

Help you select the right Contractor and Subcontractors and negotiate the best contract including appropriate contractor insurance requirements.


• Construction Management:

Manage the construction process, budget and schedule to complete your work on time and on budget. Coordinate review, approval and contractor requirements with landlord as required by your lease.


• Project Completion:

Obtain all inspection approvals and 

certificate of occupancy. File all notices of completion

for work done to ensure your remodel is completed lien 



• Due Diligence

Provide total cost estimates to entitle, permit and construction your development.  Coordinate and review consultant reports as needed to safely conclude due diligence for any real estate acquisition.

Client List

With over 45 years of combined construction and real estate development experience including:


Established relationships with architects and 

contractors all over San Diego County who can perform on time and on 


Construction of hundreds of thousands of square feet of new retail space and tenant 



Experience in municipalities throughout 

San Diego County from Chula Vista to Downtown to La Jolla, Rancho Santa Fe

to Fallbrook.


Professional Civil Engineer 

DRE Licensed Real Estate Agent


Caltrans Certified DBE

Public Relations

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