GolfScapes/Jeffrey D. Brauer, provides golf course architecture, landscape architecture and land planning for diverse clients.  With thirty years of experience, (and not one year of experience thirty times over!) we have designed and overseen construction of nearly 50 new courses and 100 renovations for all types of golf courses including municipal, daily fee, resort, residential/country club communities, and private clubs.

Golf Course Design Services

  • Site Analysis/Needs Assessment
  • Site Review/Due Diligence
  • Needs Assessment
  • Business Studies
  • Preliminary Plans
    • Master Plans Concept
    • Routing Plan/Land Planning
    • Budget Concepts
  • Design Development Plans
    • 70% Detail Plans for:
      • Clearing
      • Grading/Drainage
      • Features/Estimates
      • Irrigation
      • Grassing/Hardscape
      • Outline Specs
      • Detailed Estimates
  • Construction Documents/Bid Packages
    • Full Construction Plans allowing accurate bids, including:
      • Staking
      • Clearing
      • Grading/Drainage
      • SWPPP
      • Engineering/Environmental Plans
      • Green/Tee/Feature Details Plans
      • Irrigation
      • Hardscape
      • Grassing/Sodding/Erosion Control
      • Landscape Plans
      • Full Specifications
      • Detailed Bid Forms
      • Bidding/Acceptance/Evaluation
  • Construction Observation
    • Weekly/As Needed Construction Reviews
    • Full Contract Administration
    • Review Change Orders/Shop Drawings/Project Record
    • Preliminary and Final Acceptance
    • Post Construction
  • Post Construction Services
    • Marketing Assistance
    • One Year Follow Up
    • Superintendent/Management Selection Assistance
  • Other Services
  • Design-Build - We have participated in several of Design-Build projects, usually as a subcontractor to the golf course builder.  We can often provide plans much less expensively when working with a builder who knows the ropes, and provides much of the project recordkeeping.
  • Business Studies – We link our design to your business objectives to seek the highest possible return on investment.  We work with specialists in the golf business to provide you a total blueprint for moving forward profitably.
  • 3D Graphics – Nothing sells like a picture!  Most golfers and clients understand ground level views more than plans, so we provide eye catching three dimensional views of selected holes for client use in selling the project.



Jeffrey D. Brauer/GolfScapes, Inc.
2771 E. Broad Street | Suite 217-132 | Mansfield, TX 76063
817-797-6376 Office | 817-797-6376 Cell