In keeping with our mission; to provide quality housing at an affordable price, Michael Washington Architects and Kingston Construction, are separate entities who work in collaboration with Miles Development Group. Micheal Washington Architects provide in-house architectural and construction management services for all of our projects. Trevor Blake of Kingston Construction provide construction and rehab services, as a design-build company he understands the balance of cost, function and efficiency for a quality product. Time is of the essence and cost savings are essential to our construction and rehab projects. By providing in-house services we are able to bring the architect and contractor on to the project early as a way to save time and reduce cost. We are all on the same team: We’re all in this together and we all have the same goal–to arrive at a successful project that meets or exceeds all of our goals and expectations for each project. Productive teamwork.
Michael Washington Architects
Michael Washington Architects (MWA), a separate entity,is minority owned, architectural firm based in Boson, MA. Michael Washington, President of MWA, has practiced architecture for the past thirty years. Michael Washington Architects, was incorporated in 1998 to purse special projects locally and nationally in the areas of housing, community facilities, transportation, civic design and planning.
Michael Washington Architects portfolio includes; multi-family complexes, commercial, community/recreation centers, historical preservation, residential and luxury residential. Michael Washington’s staff of project managers, designers and key personnel understand our priorities, schedules, deadlines and budget constraints.
Trevor Blake of Kingston Construction LLC
Trevor Blake of Kingston Construction LLC, a separate entity, is a Massachusetts General Contracting company with its principal office located in Dorchester, Massachusetts. Trevor Blake is a master builder and general contractor with over thirty years of experience in the construction industry. He holds a Massachusetts Construction Supervisor’s license and a Home Improvement License and is an EPA Certified lead base paint renovator.
Kingston Construction, LLC is a full service construction company; clients throughout New England. Kingston offers high-quality preconstruction, general contracting, construction management and design-build services that are provided to the highest quality standards, with customer satisfaction as our primary goal.
Good quality preconstruction planning always results in a better managed project, a fact Kingston Construction recognizes and therefore places great emphasis on fostering good rapport among the team players – construction team, owners, architect and sub-contractors. In addition, Kingston’s knowledge of the permitting processes is first rate, owning to the direct supervision of Trevor Blake, who has over 28 years of experience working with cities’ planning and permitting departments. Kingston preconstruction services include:
- Construction feasibility analysis
- Value engineering process
- Quality Assurance/Control
Kingston Construction has a growing reputation as a raising force in the Boston market. As a general contractor, they participate in all aspects of the project, the awarding of subcontractors and managing the construction process. In addition, Kingston has a clear advantage over their competitors, because all of the structural framing is done in-house, which affords them an intimate knowledge of the structural integrity of end product. Kingston’s general contracting service allows for a single source contract for cost control, scheduling, safety, quality and competitive pricing.