About

ARCHITECTURE • DESIGN • PLANNING

David B. Portwood

Founder and CEO

David R. Jacobs

CO-Founder and Principal

Portwood and Jacobs have more than a half-century of experience in the architectural industry as a principal and designer.

The Davenport Consulting Group is an emerging architectural firm based in Central, Florida.
DCG was established in 2014, and its founders bring more than a half-century of award winning
design and development experience to the firm, along with a diverse talented support team.
Founder David B. Portwood Sr. and Co-founder David R. Jacobs have a proven record and
continue to specialize in designing and producing cost efficient projects in multi-family
(including market rate, tax credit and HUD financed) apartments, condominiums, mid-rise, highrise,
senior housing (including CCRC's), hotels, mixed-use, student housing, affordable housing,
office, restaurant, time-share and single family.
Before establishing the Davenport consulting Group, Mr. Portwood was a partner with another
Orlando based firm for nearly 30 years. In this role he designed and completed close to 50,000
units in multifamily, received more than 25 awards and created a signature theme of
architecture along the coastline of the World’s Most Famous Beach.
Unique to the Davenport Consulting group, is Mr. Portwood’s ability to create opportunities for
development. Using his experience of working with savvy real estate investors and developers,
his range of expertise include ground-up developments and value-add opportunities, to
assisting in structuring complex deals. Portwood’s strong knowledge of development, project
management, construction, acquisition/disposition, asset management and architecture allow
the Davenport Consulting Group to be a competitive choice for groups that are looking to
develop.
Our focus is completing projects on time and within budget. The firm understands establishing
a detail cost estimate while realizing and thoroughly understanding the clients vision is critical
in executing value added engineering during any projects development. Conquering any
complexities that arise during the projects development, has allowed our group to ensure our
clients receive exceptional service through all phases of the architectural and development
process. Our attitude is gratitude and we want the opportunity to exercise our creative powers
and making your development dreams manifest.

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