EDR Insight Property Contamination Tracker: SEPTEMBER 2013

SEPTEMBER  Property Contamination Tracker

EDR, the innovator of the world’s largest and most accurate database of environmental and historical land use records, released its September 2013 Property Contamination Tracker.

EDR Insight regularly tracks news stories about past contamination impacting commercial …

Risk, Regulation and Residential Appraisals

Many of the same environmental issues that create problems at commercial properties can create headaches on residential loans. A former meth lab operating out of a house that a buyer unknowingly purchases. A high-end residential development sitting atop a former …

Tornadoes Leave Contamination in Their Wake

Once again, unfortunately,we are left to digest and process the details of another horrible tragedy. The Oklahoma tornado last Monday is already being referred to as “one of the most destructive storms ever recorded.” According to this visual analysis of …

Lead and Arsenic Spoil SC Soil

The Edisto Court community in South Columbia, S.C., is grappling with soil contamination, according to this report. The Environmental Protection Agency found lead and arsenic contamination ranging from nine to 39 times higher than acceptable limits.

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The EDR Radius Map Just Got More Powerful in FL

As more information becomes available on state environmental agency websites, the data compiled in your EDR Radius Map Report is becoming even more powerful. States like California, Florida and Texas are digitizing their environmental records, making access to this information …

What’s on the Minds of Investors?

The mood at the recent Crittenden National Real Estate Conference in San Diego, CA, attended by EDR Insight, was more optimistic than expected, in spite of a continually uncertain U.S. economy. Throughout panels led by lenders, investors and developers, the …