How Moisture Can Affect A Building’...

Environmental Site Assessment in the Bay Area Moisture seems innocuous. But it can cause significant stresses and damage to structures: Image via Flickr   Dampness can help bacteria, mold, and other fungi and microbes grow. These microorganisms can generate dangerous compounds, such as allergenic spores, inflammatory chemicals, and volatile organic…

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Capital Needs Assessment Methodology...

Commercial Real Estate Due Diligence in the Bay Area Whether you're a property manager or a builder, you may need to obtain a Capital Needs Assessment (CNA) to determine the viability of a housing or building project. A CNA helps stakeholders come up with a long-term budget and ensure the…

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Phase I ESA – New Standard Is Here!

Phase I ESA - New Standard is Here! When a company wishes to purchase commercial real estate, whether with existing structure or vacant land, a Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) should be performed to ensure Environmental Due Diligence on behalf of the owner and/or lender. The ESA report would…

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