Experienced Due Diligence
Consulting Solutions provides experienced third-party consulting services to lenders and investors. We develop a working relationship with underwriting staff so that questions or proposed changes are processed quickly. Professional or technical staff members are always available by phone or email to address inquiries. We pride ourselves on industry-leading service and turn-around times.
Consulting Solutions has considerable experience providing property condition and environmental reports for smaller assets (typically 5-50 units). Our reports are prepared in agency approved formats and provide a comprehensive overview of the property condition and environmental risks.
When appropriate for your transaction, Consulting Solutions can provide a limited report that focuses on the reported environmental database listing for the target property. Our Database reviews are prepared in a letter report format, include a detailed summary of listings of concern and provide recommended further action if necessary.
Consulting Solutions provides Operations and Maintenance (O&M) Plans to assist property owners to manage hazardous materials at their site, including asbestos, lead paint and other materials. O&M plans include best practices for staff training and include procedures to minimize risk during cleaning, general maintenance or renovation activities.
Consulting Solutions can provide seismic risk evaluation (PML) reports that quantify risks that are likely to result from earthquake activity. Our PML reports comply with ASTM requirements and meet the requirements of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, HUD and life companies.
Consulting Solutions can provide customized evaluations of a building’s interior and exterior accessibility components. Our trained and experienced architectural staff can provide opinions about whether your building complies with federal or state accessibility provisions.
Consulting Solutions can provide standalone Capital Expenditure Reserve Studies to facilitate long range planning and capital management.
Consulting Solutions staff are available to provide training services to lenders on topics related to property condition assessments, environmental assessments, green energy audits, construction management services and accessibility. Training services are customized to the particular needs of the lender staff.
Consulting Solutions has over 30 years of engineering and environmental experience, working with lenders, purchasers and borrowers. CSI routinely provides insight, review and recommendations in response to general questions or specific inquires.