Risk Management for Construction and Real Estate

Take proactive measures to protect your business and profits.

With multiple companies working on complex projects that span many months, risk is a reality of the construction industry. While some risk is unavoidable, there are steps you can take to safeguard your business from litigation, profit erosion, and a damaged reputation.

Advice from the experts

Check out this collection of videos, slide shows, and Job Ready guides to understand the changing risk landscape and how to respond.
Right Coverage

Get the right insurance coverage

Just because you’re insured doesn’t mean you’re covered. In this insightful video and Job Ready Guide, Joel Dietzman from Anchor Insurance & Surety explains why.

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Reduce Risk

Reduce risk with surety bonding

Kelly Niemela from LaPorte & Associates describes how to use surety bonds to shift your risk as well as prequalify subcontractors.

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Subcontractor Compliance

Manage subcontractor compliance

Construction business consultant Leslie Shiner says ignoring compliance is like driving without a seat belt. Find out why and how you can make sure your company is buckled up for the ride.

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Take Control

Take control of change orders

Change happens in construction. Consultant Leslie Shiner shows how to overcome the common challenges associated with change orders so you don’t leave money on the table.

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Job Ready Guide to reducing risk and protecting profits

From contracts and finances to insurance and safety, risk exists in nearly every aspect of a construction company. It’s time to protect your company. This interactive e-book provides tips that can help you eliminate the destructive risk threatening your business.

Seven steps to risk management

A risk management program can be applied at any construction company, no matter the size. Any program that methodically addresses a contractor’s various risks—both at a corporate and project level—can help increase the company’s ability to successfully achieve its objectives.

There are many ways to set up an effective program. Here are some basic guidelines recommended by risk management experts.

Technology to reduce risk

Sage has you covered with a range of software products that can help you identify, manage, and mitigate the risks you face every day.
Practical Ways

Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate

Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate offers controls to assure contracts are signed, liens are waived, and subcontractor insurance and bonds are in place.

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Risk Management

Sage MyAssistant

Sage MyAssistant can automatically track known risks and notify the right team members when an issue poses a threat to your project or business.

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Sage CRE

Sage Construction and Real Estate

Sage 100 Contractor and Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate help your team proactively identify and resolve issues that can put your project at risk.

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