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"We don't want to waste a
day. If we have an issue that
comes up today, let's deal
with it today."
JOSEPH A. PECORA, PRINCIPAL
recall. Pecora Brothers Inc. initially began as a spec homebuilder slowly expanding into the renovation business in Fairfield
County, Conn.
"They had a real good feel for the local real estate market and
spec homes that were in high demand from 1996-2007," Project
Manager Joseph Parlanti explains. "We had clients that would rather shop for a home back then, rather than doing the customization
of a home."
But when the 2008 recession occurred, "Spec homebuilding demand declined," he says. "Joe and Sylvester had a feel of how they
needed to change for the market. So we readjusted the company to
more custom building."

ON THE CUTTING-EDGE
Today, Pecora Brothers is highly regarded in its market for its professionalism as a construction manager. "Our clients really appreciate our service a smaller firm with a large firm mentality," Parlanti
says, noting that this includes a strong emphasis on clear and concise communication with the customers.
For example, Pecora Brothers maintains a website for each of
its projects. Not only does this keep customers aware of changes,
"[They] can see real-time communications going back and forth,"
he says.
"We try to upload photos every day so they can see the progress," Parlanti says. "This also benefits the site superintendents,
who are in the field with laptops. The clients can log in and see
what subcontractors were on site, what work was performed and
read the work schedule for the week."
This reflects the company's desire to stay on the cutting-edge.
"We're always looking to invest in the technology side," Joseph A.
Pecora says.

COORDINATING QUALITY
Pecora Brothers' culture is strongly focused on quality, thanks to
the work of Sylvester Pecora and Joseph Parlanti. "Sylvester is responsible for all site work, including supervisors and Joseph is responsible for the administrative, legal and finance portions of the
business," Joseph A. Pecora says.
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