GENERAL CONTRACTORS

Track projects in the early planning stages, gain access to architect, engineer, and project owner contact information, and search our database to find subcontractors for your projects. 

How Membership Benefits General Contractors:

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Planning Projects

Find jobs without a construction manager or general contractor assigned yet. Browse through leads filtered to your specialty.

Contact Information

Get your foot in the door with architects, engineers, & project owners. Track companies you work with often to keep an eye on the projects they’re planning.

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Find Subcontractors

Search for companies based on specialty, labor designations, and affiliations to find the right companies for your projects.

Member Testimonials

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For many years Builders Exchange of Michigan has been the most comprehensive project reporting service. We have never missed a bid and they always connect us with local subcontractors. The staff is always helpful with timely responses.

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Randy TerHorst
Member since 1952
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Builders Exchange of Michigan has allowed us to connect in a high-demand market. The reputation and reach of their platform has allowed us to broadcast to top trades, resulting in successful projects and happy clientele.

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Jamie Duplissis
Member since 1963
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Through our research of all the lead source options out there, we feel like there is no better platform. The ability to aggregate a ton of information in one convenient and easy to use place has been remarkable.

On top of that, you’re not dealing with some tech company that doesn’t understand the industry or the market and is based out in California. There are real people you can talk to that actually care about understanding what you truly need so that they can provide benefits to your business.

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Jeremy Neybert
Member since 2020

Features for General Contractors

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Private Planroom Plus

Gain access to Private Planroom Plus – our bidding invitation system – to send notices to your list of subcontractors, view metrics on responses, and utilize our list of DBE/MBE/WBE contractors to help you exceed participation requirements from owners.

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Detailed Reports

Nightly reports sent directly to your email – with links to view full project information in early planning stages, including RFQ/RFPs.

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Personalized Training

Our membership team will set up filters and track projects for you when you join – and send you a link to request training, even if you’ve been a member before. Your membership specialist will be available to answer questions during office hours and you’ll also gain 24/7 access to video guides about using our plan room.

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Project Alerts

For every project you track you’ll receive an alert via email when changes are made, allowing you to keep an eye on upcoming projects.

Track Clients

Utilize the Track Companies feature to find all the information you need about potential clients in one place, and get notified when they’re posting new projects.

Integrated Tools

Send project information, with documents and personal notes, to your team directly through our online plan room. Your membership includes space for 20 users who are paid employees of your company.

Construction Projects in the Earliest Stages

Regardless of the project type you specialize in, the Builders Exchange of Michigan reporting team finds project information and documents faster and sooner than non-local drop-and-go bidding platforms. Covering the entire state of Michigan, our planning division is second-to-none and Construction Managers are often referred to us by our competitors for their needs in early pre-bidding. Request a free demo to learn more!

Featured Projects & Companies

Top Project New Central Complex

Top Projects Sep 15, 2021

New Central Complex

This month's Top Project is the New Central Complex for the Kent County Road Commission, which includes sitework, a new salt-storage building, and more!

Skymint Big Rapids

Member Project Spotlight Jul 27, 2021

Skymint Big Rapids

Skymint, a cannabis retailer in Michigan, chose CD Barnes Construction to build their newest provisioning location in Big Rapids. The 6,400 square foot facility, located at 840 Clark St, had a budget of over $950,000. Occupying the former Great Lakes Book & Supply building, the new structure features a variety of spaces. The Skymint Big...

Top Project Byron Center Public Schools Bid Package 3C New Intermediate School

Top Projects Jun 9, 2021

Byron Center Public Schools Bid Package 3C

Each month Rachael, Active Bidding Construction News Reporter, will highlight the top project viewed by our members in our virtual plan room! This month, learn more about the third and final bid package for the Byron Center Public Schools 2020 bond project! The Byron Center Public Schools Bid Package 3C project is the final bid package in a...

University Meadows Braun Construction Group Member Project Spotlight

Member Project Spotlight Jun 9, 2021

University Meadows

The University Meadows project consisted of the rehabilitation of an existing 53 unit apartment space. Located at 4500 Trumbull in Detriot, the two-story, 24,183 square foot project had a budget of $3,000,000. Construction on University Meadows began in February 2020. University Meadows is a multi-unit apartment space for lower-income...

Top Project Edison Environmental Science Academy

Top Projects May 3, 2021

New Edison Environmental Science Academy

Each month Rachael, Active Bidding Construction News Reporter, will highlight the top project viewed by our members in our virtual plan room! This month, learn more about the new Edison Environmental Science Academy for Kalamazoo Public Schools. The new Edison Environmental Science Academy was designed by TowerPinkster with The Skillman...

5120 East Paris Member Project Spotlight

Member Project Spotlight May 3, 2021

5120 East Paris

With construction on 5120 East Paris beginning in May 2021, D&K Engineered Construction plans to have this structure ready for prospective tenants by December 2021. This project was a much-needed light industrial, warehouse, and office space on the southeast end of Grand Rapids, and space is currently available for lease. The 23,055 square...

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