Property Condition Assessments
A wise buyer will conduct a Property Condition Assessment (PCA) by planning a property inspection before closing on any commercial property. There is a lot that can go wrong with a commercial property, and the costs to repair and maintain buildings can be significant. You need to get the facts about your potential investment while you still have options. These assessments very often save our clients money by identify building deficiencies well in excess of our fee in addition to the many other benefits of conducting a PCA.
There is no one better at assessing all types of commercial and industrial properties than 5-Fold Technical Consultants. Our highly qualified engineers have the right knowledge and experience to assess commercial buildings as well as some of best credentials in the industry. We stand behind our inspections with a 90-Day Warranty.
Our Property Condition Assessments are conducted in accordance with ASTM E2018 – 15 Standard Guide for Property Condition Assessments as well as our industry leading inspection standards. It will include all of the following:
►Inspection of the Plumbing, Piping, Electrical System, HVAC Systems, Roof, Structural Frame, Building Elements and Site Improvements
►Search and review of public records and building permits for the property
►Opinions of Probable Cost to remedy any defects identified
►Environmental Risk Review: Before spending money on a Phase I Environmental Assessment let us assess the level environment risk associated with the property.
►Flood Hazard Assessment: Review of the level of flood risk associated with the property.
►ADA Accessibility Survey
►Property Condition Report (or PCR) which will be compiled and delivered within an acceptable time frame. It will summarize the entire assessment as well as list material defects, concerns observed, recommendations for repairs, and opinions of costs to make repairs.
►90 Day Warranty to cover you from anything the assessment was not able to uncover. We stand behind the quality of our inspections.
Additional inspections and assessments can be included to provide a greater degree of knowledge about the condition of the property or business. These include:
•Mold, Radon, Asbestos and Lead Paint Testing
•Wood Destroying Organism and Termite Inspection
We inspect all types of commercial and industrial properties including:
✓Industrial Properties and Factories of all types
✓Shopping Centers and Strip Malls
✓Hospitals and Medical Properties
✓Hotels and Motels
We are a national firm and inspect properties throughout the entire United States.
Experienced commercial property owners, occupants, and investors know the importance and benefits of hiring a qualified commercial building consultant to perform a Property Condition Assessment.