Top 5 Environmental “Uh Ohs!” In Real Estate Investing

Hello, I wanted to share a video that a colleague created with me relating to property due diligence and Phase I ESA’s. Please check it out and like it on Youtube, Facebook, Twitter or the other social media platforms. It does not have any special features like a Kardashian or Miley Cyrus video but it has some helpful information for lenders, investors, realtors, attorneys and others who like to learn about the environmental business and buying property. Apparently I like to say “sure” a little too often but it is not bad for one of my first videos. The link

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ENVIRONMENTAL 101: To Do, or Not to Do a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment

In many cases, environmental issues can present problems that can be both complicated and costly. Regulatory requirements govern many business decisions as do issues like time, money and value of the project. With any complex situation, the success or failure of your project depends on the skill and experience of the consultant. A Phase I ESA is typically the first step in performing environmental due diligence relating to a property. The purpose of a Phase I is to identify potential issues that are determined to be recognized environmental conditions (REC’s) at the property as defined by the ASTM Standard for performing

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ENVIRONMENTAL 101: Radon Mitigation and Testing

Should I test for Radon Gas in my home? Yes, you should! According to the EPA, Radon is the leading Cause of Lung Cancer for Non-Smokers You can’t see it. You can’t smell it. You can’t taste it. Radon, a Class A carcinogen, is the second cause of lung cancer overall. Radon is responsible for more than 21,000 lung cancer deaths a year (one every 25 minutes).  In Florida, one in five homes tested has elevated radon levels above the EPA action level of 4 pCi/L. Elevated radon levels have been found in all types of Florida buildings, including manufactured

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