A Thank You

Since September of 2015, CBC has had the distinct pleasure and opportunity to work on a re-roofing project in South Florida. We knew the project was going to be challenging, and it was. But, we endured and so did everyone else who was a part of the process. Working on...

Commercial Buildings and Mold Growth

Photo credit: Greg Trotter MOLD GROWTH Mold occurs naturally. It often grows on materials in commercial buildings like insulation, wallpaper, drywall, roofs, and anywhere else that moisture and oxygen are present. According to environmental lawyers, studies show that...

Top 4 Components of a Property Condition Assessment (PCA)

Photo credit: CBC, LLC – All Saints Episcopal Church in Chevy Chase, Maryland   Multi-family, office, and mixed-use properties need a walk-through inspection performed by a commercial real estate inspector annually. Even churches and schools need regular...

3 Tips for Commercial Due Diligence

All buildings require maintenance and repairs. Commercial properties on the market may have hidden issues, especially if they have been vacant for awhile. These properties, especially require the detailed eye of a professional building and site inspector. One cannot...

Commercial Building Energy Performance

Increase Net Operating Income with Energy Performance Benchmarking According to energy.gov, there is more than 81 billion square feet of commercial building space in the U.S. Imagine the cost of energy use in all of these buildings. The figures must be astounding,...
How Much Does a Property Condition Assessment (PCA) Cost?

How Much Does a Property Condition Assessment (PCA) Cost?

Here it is November and it’s that time of year again. It’s year-end acquisition time. Loopnet.com is hopping with available multifamily and commercial properties. Vacant, foreclosed, and under performing real estate investments are screaming for new owners. Some...
Property Condition Assessments and the CDC

Property Condition Assessments and the CDC

  Got undetected moisture?  When moisture is present for months and sometimes years, mold growth is common. Undetected water intrusion and mold growth can be a deal breaker. The project now needs major renovations, not a minor remodel, depending on the severity...