INSIGHTS

Boston CLRM: Construction Lending Amid Market Shift
At the end of September, I had the pleasure of speaking at the Construction Lenders Risk Management forum in downtown Boston. Hosted by Partner Engineering’s Bill Tryon and Elizabeth Krol, the event drew… READ MORE >
  |   10.05.2017
Houston Market Mobilizes: Boots on the Ground, Drones in the Sky
Nearly ten years ago, I published a piece on the environmental impacts of Huricane Katrina at a time when the media used terms like “toxic gumbo” and “nasty bouillabaisse of chemicals” to describe… READ MORE >
  |   09.08.2017
EDR Insight's Market Confidence Index: SEATTLE
Growing market, strong forces driving growth and competitive pressures In a market that one respondent characterized as “flooded with consultants and competition,” the Seattle market for due diligence is rising according to 51%… READ MORE >
  |   01.03.2017
EDR Insight's Market Confidence Index: Bay Area
Survey results reveal a clear distinction in how area environmental due diligence professionals view the strength of the Oakland vs. San Francisco markets: a solid 85% characterize Oakland as a growing market, and… READ MORE >
  |   12.23.2016
EDR Insight's Market Confidence Index: Orange County and LA
66% of local due diligence consultants characterize the Orange County metro as a growing market, and a slightly lower 55% for the LA metro—“picking up over the last couple of years.” We closed… READ MORE >
  |   12.19.2016
EDR Insight Releases Market Confidence Index for BOSTON
85% of local due diligence consultants characterize Boston as a flat to moderately growing market that is drawing high interest from foreign investors. As part of this fall’s Due Diligence at Dawn tour,… READ MORE >
  |   11.28.2016
EDR Insight Releases Market Confidence Index for CHICAGO
Local EPs paint a picture of a cautious, but growing, Chicago due diligence market As part of this fall’s Due Diligence at Dawn tour, EDR Insight is compiling an Environmental Due Diligence Market… READ MORE >
  |   11.18.2016
What CRE Investors Can Expect in a Post-Brexit World
The Brexit vote in June demonstrated how sensitive U.S. commercial real estate and lending markets are to the global economy, and the news was awash with dire predictions about what impact the decision READ MORE >
  |   10.11.2016
Commercial Real Estate Market On the High Wire
Risk Management in the ‘Long Top’ of the Recovery NOTE TO READERS: This brief, authored by EDR Insight’s Dianne Crocker, was published in Commercial Real Estate Direct’s Mid-Year 2016 edition and is reprinted READ MORE >
  |   07.12.2016
Recovery, Optimism, Caution: A Look at Risk Management in 2016
NOTE TO READERS: This brief, authored by EDR Insight’s Dianne Crocker, was just published in the January 2016 Commercial Real Estate Direct’s Year-End 2015 edition. RECOVERY, OPTIMISM, CAUTION: A LOOK at Risk Management READ MORE >
  |   01.11.2016