CRE Investment 

Your environmental, sustainability, engineering and
health and safety partner, nationwide

We help investors and portfolio asset managers nationwide to identify the best investments, mitigate risk and optimize their built facilities for maximum economic, safety and environmental value.

Assess Advise Improve Verify

What we do

Deliver high quality, responsive services nationwide

We are unique in our ability to deliver high quality, responsive commercial real estate services across the entire asset lifecycle, from rapid assessments, to advisory, to implementation and verification services, nationwide.

  • NRapidly understand the condition, opportunities, risks, and feasibility associated with any CRE investment
  • NMake the best investment decisions
  • NBecome the best and final bidder
  • NBuild out your CAPEX budget and hold strategy
  • NMaximize your building portfolio’s asset value and yields
  • NEnsure your infrastructure and buildings comply with regulations and jurisdictional requirements
  • NAttract more investors to raise fund capital

How we do it


1. assess

Rapidly understand the condition, value, opportunities, feasibility, and risks associated with your infrastructure, building or property portfolio.


Navigate the complexities of your commercial real estate environment by tapping into advice and guidance from our highly experienced nationwide experts.


Maximize your building portfolio’s asset value and yields by improving the overall health, safety, energy, and environmental performance of your assets.

4. Verify

Ensure your infrastructure, buildings and construction projects comply with specific building standards, regulations, permitting and investment requirements.

Browse through our services

✓ Energy & Sustainability Assessment Services

Mechanical Electrical Plumbing (MEP) Assessments

Energy Benchmarking

Green Certification Gap Analysis

Energy/Carbon Compliance Assessments

ESG Site Checklist

Solar Assessments

✓ ESG Strategic Assessment Services

ESG Policy Assessment

ESG Framework Feasibility & Gap/Competitor Analysis

Materiality Assessments

ESG Property/Program Assessment

ESG Data Management

Transition Risk Assessment


Environmental Management Systems (EMS), ISO 14001 Feasibility

Reporting Baseline: GRESB, TCFD, GRI, SASB, UN PRI, CDP


Corporate Communications

EV Strategy & Incentives

✓ Environmental, Health & Safety Assessment Services
✓ Building Investigation & Remediation Assessment Services

Asbestos, Lead, PCBs, & Other Hazardous Materials Inspection, & Risk Assessment Services

Mold & Moisture Assessments

Radon Testing, & Remediation System Inspection Services

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Assessments

Water Intrusion & Weather Damage Assessments

Regulatory Compliance Assessments

✓ Site Investigation & Remediation Assessment Services
Phase II Environmental Site Assessment / Subsurface Investigation

Soil, Groundwater, Sediment & Surface Water Testing

Soil Vapor, Indoor Air, & Vapor Intrusion Assessments

Geophysical Evaluations & Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) Surveys

PFAS Testing & Remediation in Drinking Water, Groundwater & Soil

Asbestos, Lead, Radon, PCB & Hazardous Materials Surveys

Ecological & Human Health Risk Characterization

✓ Acquisitions (& Capital Asset Management) Assessment Services
Property Condition Reports

Capital Needs Assessment (CNA)

Mechanical Electrical & Plumbing (MEP) Reports

Roof Reports

Structural Evaluations

Fire & Life Safety Reports

ESG & Sustainability Checklists

Tenant Move-In & Move-Out Surveys

Accessibility Reviews

Cost Segregation Study

✓ Construction Loan Monitoring Assessment Services

Construction Monitoring / Status Reports

Construction Plan & Cost Reviews

✓ RF-EME Assessment Services
✓ Traditional Due Diligence Assessment Services
Property Condition Reports (PCR/PCA)

Environmental Site Assessments (ESA)

Zoning Reports

ALTA Surveys

Seismic Risk Assessment Services

✓ Multifamily Agency Assessment Services
✓ Telecom Environmental Assessment Services

NEPA (National Environmental Policy Act) Assessments

Biological Assessment Services

SHPO (State Historic Preservation Office) Assessment

Archaeology Assessment Services

Tribal Consultation Services

✓ Civil Engineering Assessment Services
Climate Risk Assessments

Civil Engineering Assessments & Studies

Renewable Energy & EV Charging Due Diligence & Feasibility

SHPO (State Historic Preservation Office) Assessment

Pre-Design Services (Survey, Geotech, Wetland Delineation, Traffic)

Civil Engineering Due Diligence & Feasibility

Stormwater Management Services

Utility Design & Permitting

Civil Engineering Infrastructure Design & Permitting

Construction Management

✓ Project Management Services
Develop and Maintain Project Management Plan

Risk Analysis

Permitting and Entitlements Services

Pre-Construction Services

✓ Energy & Sustainability Advisory Services

Energy Audit & Road Map Development

Decarbonization Audit & Road Map Development

ESG Strategic Advisory Services

Green Certification Feasibility Studies

Tax Credit Analysis

Utility Rebate Analysis

Water Audit & Road Map Development

✓ ESG Strategic Advisory Services

ESG Policy Development & Strategic Advising

ESG Framework Feasibility & Gap/Competitor Analysis

Materiality Results

ESG Property/Program Strategy

ESG Data Management Strategy

Transition Risk Strategy


EMS/ISO 14001 Compliance Strategy

Reporting Baseline: GRESB, TCFD, GRI, SASB, UN PRI, CDP

Resiliency Plan

Corporate Communications Plan

EV Strategy & Incentives Options

✓ Environmental, Health & Safety Advisory Services
✓ Building Investigation & Remediation Advisory Services

Asbestos, lead, PCBs, & Other Hazardous Materials; Transactional, Facility & Project Management, Advisory & Cost Forecasting Services

Mold & Moisture Consulting & Advisory Services

Radon Remediation Cost Forecasting; Radon-Resistant New-Construction Design Services

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Remediation, Design-Plan Development & Cost-Forecasting Services

Water Intrusion Source Determination & Advisory Services

Water-Intrusion & Weather-Damage, Remediation & Restoration Design & Cost Forecasting Services

Hazardous materials, Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Program Development

End-to-End Assessment, Program Development & Portfolio Advisory Services

✓ Site Investigation & Remediation Advisory Services
Opinion of Potential Cost (OPC) & Comprehensive Remediation Cost Estimates

Soil Pre-Characterization for Pre-Construction Strategy

Construction-Related Remediation Specifications & Contingency Plans

Soil Management & Dewatering Management Plans

Environmental Health & Safety Plans (HASP)

✓ Acquisitions (& Capital Asset Management) Advisory Services

Property Condition Advisory Services

Capital Needs Advisory Service (CAM)

Mechanical Electrical & Plumbing (MEP) Advisory Services

Roof Advisory Services

Structural Advisory Services

Fire & Life Safety Advisory Services

ESG & Sustainability Advisory Services

Tenant Move-In & Move-Out Advisory Services

Accessibility Advisory Services

Cost Segregation Advisory Services

✓ Construction Loan Monitoring Advisory Services
Construction Monitoring Advisory Services

Construction Plan & Cost Advisory Services

✓ RF-EME Advisory Services
✓ Traditional Due Diligence Advisory Services

Property Condition Advisory Services

Environmental Site Advisory Services

Zoning Advisory Services

ALTA Surveys Advisory Services

Seismic Risk Advisory Services

✓ Multifamily Agency Advisory Services
✓ Telecom Environmental Advisory Services

Biological Advisory Services

Avian Monitoring & Nest Removal Permitting

✓ Civil Engineering Advisory Services

Climate Risk Assessments

Civil Engineering Assessments & Studies

Renewable Energy & EV Charging Due Diligence & Feasibility

Pre-Design Services (Survey, Geotech, Wetland Delineation, Traffic)

Civil Engineering Due Diligence & Feasibility

Stormwater Management Services

Utility Design & Permitting

Civil Engineering Infrastructure Design & Permitting

Construction Management

✓ Project Management Services

Direct and Manage Project Work

Project Cost Development and Management

Communications Management

Schedule Management

✓ Energy & Sustainability Improvement Services

Green Certification Facilitation

Data Collection Management

✓ ESG Improvement Services
ESG Strategy Implementation

ESG Property/Program Roadmap

Reporting Improvement Plans: GRESB, TCFD, GRI, SASB, UN PRI, CDP

Decarbonization/SBTi Action Plan Implementation

ESG Data Management Roadmap

✓ Environment, Health & Safety Improvement Services
✓ Building Investigation & Remediation Improvement Services

Asbestos, lead, PCBs, & Other Hazardous Materials Maintenance, Repairs, & Abatement Services

Mold & Moisture Remediation Services

Radon Remediation; Radon-Resistant New-Construction, & Installation Management Services

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Remediation & Enhancement

Water-Intrusion & Weather-Damage Rapid Response & Restoration Services

Abatement Management, Oversight & Final Clearance Services

Regulatory Permitting

Construction Project Abatement Bidding, Permitting, Construction Administration, Management, Air Monitoring, Reporting & Project Closeout Services

Hazardous Materials, Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Program, Training & Ongoing Implementation Support

Program Development for Consistent Standards-of-Care Across Your Asset Portfolio

✓ Site Investigation & Remediation Improvement Services

Emergency Response for Spills/Releases of Hazardous Materials & Petroleum Products

Facility Decommissioning

Demolition & Construction Oversight

Underground Storage Tank (UST) & Aboveground Storage Tank (AST) Decommissioning & Removal

Contaminated Soil Management & Disposal

Construction Dewatering Permitting, Management, & Disposal

Remediation System Design, Installation, Operation & Maintenance (Contaminated Soil, Groundwater, Soil Vapor, Indoor Air)

Design & Installation of Sub-Slab Depressurization Systems (SSDS)

Design & Installation of Contaminant Vapor Barrier Systems

Air, Dust & Noise Monitoring During Construction

Brownfield Redevelopment Services & Facilitation of Brownfield Tax Credits

✓ Acquisitions (& Capital Asset Management) Improvement Services
✓ Construction Loan Monitoring
✓ RF-EME Improvement Services
✓ Multifamily Agency Improvement Services
✓ Telecom Environmental Improvement Services
✓ Civil Engineering Improvement Services
✓ Project Management Services

Stakeholder Engagement and Management

Change Order Management

Project Resource Management

Project Quality Management

✓ Energy & Sustainability Verification Services

Energy Star Scoring/Certification

Energy & Carbon Compliance Reporting

Measurement & Verification of Energy Systems

✓ ESG Verification Services

ESG Performance Reporting

EMS/ISO 14001 Compliance/Certification Support

✓ Environment, Health & Safety Verification Services
✓ Building Investigation & Remediation Verification Services

Asbestos, lead, PCBs, & Other Hazardous Materials Inspection, Compliance & Permitting Services

Mold & Moisture Inspection, Compliance, & Permitting Services

Radon Inspection, Testing, & Compliance Services

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Inspection & Verification Services

Water-Intrusion & Weather-Damage Restoration Closeout Certification & Legal/Insurance Support Services

Abatement management, Oversight & Final Clearance Inspection

Compliance Inspection & Reporting

Construction Project, Hazardous Materials Abatement Closeout Certification

Hazardous Materials, Operations & Maintenance (O&M) Program, Compliance Auditing

Ongoing Program Compliance Audits

✓ Site Investigation & Remediation Verification Services

Regulatory Compliance: Goal is “No Further Action” (NFA) letter issued by the regulatory agency
•State regulatory cleanup programs (hazardous waste site cleanup programs, UST programs, voluntary cleanup programs (VCP), brownfield programs)
•State Licensed Professional Geologist (PG) & Professional Engineer (PE) Services nationwide
•Massachusetts Licensed Site Professional (LSP) & Massachusetts Contingency Plan (MCP) Services
•Connecticut Licensed Environmental Professional (LEP) Services
•New Jersey Licensed Site Remediation Professional (LSRP) Services
•New York City OER & E-Designation Compliance

Quantification & Management of Facility, Portfolio, & Corporate Environmental Liabilities

Environmental Compliance Audits

Environmental Reserve Planning

Annual 10-K Reporting

Expert Witness & Litigation Support Services

✓ Acquisitions (& Capital Asset Management) Services

Structural Inspection & Verification Services

BOMA Verification Services

Accessibility Compliance & Verification Services

✓ Construction Loan Monitoring Verification Services

Construction Close Out Reports

✓ RF-EME Verification Services
✓ Traditional Due Diligence Improvement Services
✓ Multifamily Agency Verification Services
✓ Telecom Environmental Verification Services
✓ Civil Engineering Verification Services
✓ Project Management Services

On-Site Construction Monitoring

Provide Subject Matter Expertise

Provide Scope Validation


 Whether you are a Real Estate Private Equity firm (REPE) focused on offices, industrial, retail or multifamily assets, or you invest in specialized properties like hotels, labs and retail outlets, we can add value to your investments with 35 years’ experience and a nationwide network of CRE experts.

Due diligence  •  Environmental, health and safety solutions  •  ESG, energy and sustainability solutions  •  Building and site investigation, hazardous waste remediation  •  Project management and engineering • Construction loan monitoring and engineering


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What our clients say

Having completed multiple projects over the past few years with EBI’s Construction Services Team, I can confidently say that they have exceeded all expectations. The Construction Plan and Cost Review team has proven itself a trusted partner dedicated to our success. Its professionalism, expertise, and personal touch make it a top choice for any construction project.

Private Equity Firm

EBI has very professional folks that produce great work and in a timely fashion. It would be very difficult for me to consider hiring a different firm.

Senior Vice President
Private Equity & Development Firm

EBI was extremely accommodating in providing a Climate Risk Analysis report at very short notice. They were responsive and took time out of their day to walk us through the report and discuss their findings.

Assistant Vice President
Leading Private Equity Firm

Practice Leader



Managing Director, Commercial Real Estate Investment

Rob brings extensive expertise spanning his 14+ year career at EBI. Recognized as EBI’s industry lead for Commercial Real Estate Investors, he specializes in developing solutions that help clients optimize their real estate investments. His deep understanding of due diligence, asset management, and capital planning optimization empowers clients to maximize value and efficiency across their portfolios.

With a robust background in consulting and project execution, Rob is instrumental in driving strategic initiatives and ensuring client success. Based at EBI’s headquarters in Burlington, MA, Rob remains dedicated to delivering tailored solutions that exceed client expectations and drive growth.

Case studies


Managing $30B Worth of Assets Nationwide

Venetian Resort / VICI Properties


Portfolio Due Diligence: 200+ Sites in 10 Days


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