Powers & Company, Inc.

Powers & Company, Inc. is an award winning, national consulting firm that specializes in the preservation and rehabilitation of historic buildings. We serve a diverse client base of real estate developers, architects, contractors, government agencies, corporations and educational institutions. Common across  all of our projects is the personalized service we provide and the ability to problem solve and craft practical solutions that are sensitive to both preservation and development issues.

The firm has a well-established reputation having successfully completed hundreds of major projects nation-wide since our founding in 1995.We have guided conversions on a range of building types in fifteen different states including office and apartment buildings, hotels, industrial structures and entertainment complexes. In 2017 alone, Powers & Company, Inc. was responsible for obtaining over $134 million in Historic Tax Credits on rehabilitation projects with Qualified Rehabilitation Expenses in excess of $673 million.

Our services include consulting to owners of buildings being rehabilitated using the Federal Historic Preservation Tax Incentives program (known as the Historic Tax Credit program), completing documentation to fulfill the requirements for compliance with the Federal Section 106 regulations and preparing local, National Register of Historic Places and National Historic Landmark nominations. In addition, we offer materials conservation services including historic building investigations, condition assessments of materials and mortar testing and analysis.


Powers & Company, Inc. has been the recipient of numerous awards since its founding in 1995, including those from the Urban Land Institute, National Trust for Historic Preservation, American Institute of Architects, Preservation Pennsylvania, Preservation Alliance of Greater Philadelphia, the New Haven Preservation Trust and the Ohio Historic Preservation Office.

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Some of our work across the country.

Research, Analysis, Preservation, its what we do.

Take a look at our various projects. We’ve collaborated with some of the best.

Nationwide experience

As our list of projects grows, so does the territory we’ve covered:

  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • New York, New York
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • New Haven, Connecticut
  • Wilmington, Delaware
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Trenton, New Jersey
  • Brooklyn, New York
  • Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Columbia, South Carolina
  • Los Angeles, California
  • Miami, Florida
  • Richmond, Virginia
  • Binghamton, New York
  • Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Camden, New Jersey
  • Baltimore, Maryland
  • Scranton, Pennsylvania
  • Lower Merion, Pennsylvania
  • Yonkers, New York
  • Wheeling, West Virginia