Land Planning + Entitlement

Development Entitlements + Land Planning

Our development entitlements and land planning expertise is built around taking ownership of simplifying complexities, while optimizing our clients’ resources. 

Our certified planners, landscape architects and entitlement experts make intentional use of the natural, built and regulatory environments in a way that results in practical and responsible development concepts. Our land planning expertise, complemented by engineering and environmental science, enables us to provide early feasibility analyses with concept planning. That unique approach turns forward-thinking ideas into implementable solutions. From raw land to ribbon cutting, our experienced team will turn our clients’ visionary concepts into viable project realities. 

Site Design + Visualization 

Our design process is focused on bringing our client’s vision to life in creative ways, while ground truthing the solutions along the way.  This balanced approach helps us find the “sweet spot” of innovation and implementation where our clients will find the most success. We bring projects to life on screen with 3D modeling and visualization services at each critical stage, turning ideas into immersive experiences, helping to inform the team.



Cary, NC


“The McAdams team went beyond the scope of work contracted to produce a comprehensive, complete and through plan. They were accessible, easy to talk with and provided great communication.”

Tracy Burnett / Chatham County


Apex, NC