Population growth has continued to rise

Population growth has continued to rise, increasing the number of people entering the workforce and needing a place to live. This means businesses need more office space and the demand for housing is high. Industrial vacancy is at an all-time low of 5% in Chester...

Population growth has continued to rise

Population growth has continued to rise, increasing the number of people entering the workforce and needing a place to live. This means businesses need more office space and the demand for housing is high. Industrial vacancy is at an all-time low of 5% in Chester...

3D Printed Homes

In recent years, you likely have started hearing more and more about 3D printing. Currently, 3D printing is being used in medical and industrial fields and even to make art and jewelry. Another area that they are starting to use 3D printing is civil engineering. There...

DLHowell Lends a Helping Hand

When I first started working at D.L. Howell, Denny had mentioned to me that he was on the Board for an organization called Handi-Crafters. Handi-Crafters is an employment and disability-focused support service program. They can give special needs individuals a sense...

A Naturalist’s Dream at Elbow Lane

Construction is nearing completion in the rolling hills of West Pikeland Township. Edward Theurkauf, a local landscape architect, employed the services of DL Howell & Associates to prepare site plans for the construction of a single-family home. We always enjoy...

Importance of knowing where the Floodplain Is.

Given the weather and subsequent flooding that has been occurring recently, many officials are looking for ways to reinforce and barricade areas that are most at risk. One such area that last year was inundated with flooding was southeast Texas, particularly the...

Gold Standards

Well, its October again which means a couple things: The World Series, Octoberfest, Halloween, and most importantly, the start of the Gold Rush season! If you haven’t watched the show before, it’s a reality TV show that follows the day to day activities of small gold...

Email 101- But You Were Cc’d

It has been estimated the average number of emails people receive is typically two to three times what they send.  So if you send 50 emails a day, you probably receive 100 to 150 in your inbox.  In other words, email breeds. And where does this happen? The Cc: (carbon...

Why does the Survey company need a copy of my Title Report?

Every proposal for a Boundary related survey that we prepare includes the following scope item: “Perform a Boundary Survey in accordance with a Title Report (supplied by client) or deeds and plans of record.” You might think, “I’m only building a pool, why is the...

Construction is underway at Longwood Preserve

A little more than a year after submitting preliminary Land Development plans for Longwood Preserve, construction is underway on the 32-acre site on School House Road. DL Howell worked closely with Joe Ruggiero and Kevin Holohan of Longwood Preserve, LLC and East...