INSIGHTS

EBA Call Summary: Environmental Risk Management in the Time of COVID-19
The rapidly evolving COVID-19 pandemic is placing unprecedented stress on our industry, and during these unpredictable times EDR/LightBox is committed to keeping our clients educated. We will continue to provide valuable information and updates on how our industry is adapting its practices to meet the demand for risk management in support of commercial real estate transactions. On March 25th, the Environmental Bankers Association hosted a combined Risk Management and Technical/ASTM call for their members to discuss the issues our industry… READ MORE >
Our Commitment To You During the COVID-19 Pandemic
COVID-19 has recently been declared a Pandemic by both the World Health Organization (WHO) and the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and is impacting communities across the United States and the globe.… READ MORE >
  |   03.19.2020
COVID-19 Virtual Briefing Session Overview
Information on the spread of the coronavirus is changing daily and it’s difficult to stay on top of relevant news that could impact your people and your business. LightBox is deeply committed to… READ MORE >
  |   03.18.2020
Library of Congress Closed Under Coronavirus Concerns
With public health safety concerns over Coronavirus, the Library of Congress announced it will be closed from Friday, March 13th through April 1st. Many state and local libraries have followed suit. As you… READ MORE >
  |   03.18.2020
Your ASTM E3224 Resource Center
We’ve assembled some resources to help you better understand and take advantage of ASTM’s New Building Energy Performance Assessment Standard (BEPIE)   Background Prior to purchase, commercial real estate buyers and investors want to… READ MORE >
  |   03.05.2020
First Mid Bank Experiences Increase Efficiency and Streamlined Workflows with Collateral360.
The real estate industry is vastly different than it was just a decade ago. The market is strong, fueled by an expanding economy and consistently low-interest rates. Keeping up with demand and meeting… READ MORE >
  |   02.24.2020
LIGHTBOX HONORS GRADUATES OF ITS DEVELOPING LEADERS MENTOR PROGRAM
Phoenix reception honors the first class of mentee graduates Inspired by the Developing Leaders Award category at the annual PRISM conference, LightBox created a mentor program in January 2019, in collaboration with Truist… READ MORE >
  |   01.29.2020
FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ASTM’s BUILDING ENERGY PERFORMANCE STANDARD
E3224 Brings Building Energy Performance into Commercial Property Due Diligence In an exciting development for anyone involved in Property Condition Assessments, an ASTM Task Group just finalized the new E 3224 Building Energy… READ MORE >
  |   12.18.2019
DDD TRACK HIGHLIGHT: PFAS-The Trifecta of Technical, Legal and Practical Insights
Answers on How To Address PFAS Risk as Regulations Take Shape Emerging information on the dangers of Polyfluoroalkyl Substances, or PFAS, is creating confusion and concern across the environmental industry. Many states have… READ MORE >
  |   11.13.2019