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MULTIFAMILY

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

For 35 years, we’ve been serving multifamily developers, lenders, and facility and asset managers to identify the best investments, mitigate risk and optimize their infrastructure and built facilities for maximum economic, safety and environmental value.

Assess Advise Improve Verify

what we do

Deliver high quality, responsive services nationwide

Our core strengths and history providing property and environmental building investigation, complemented by our leadership in agency lending, positions us as industry leaders of assessment, improvement, and verification services for the multifamily housing industry. EBI’s team brings experience and skills that help add value to investors, developers, or operators’ assets in the affordable housing segment. We provide our clients with top-tier guidance for asset management, investment decisions, portfolio management, sustainability, acquisitions, compliance and more.

Multifamily assets served:
Affordable Housing ●  Assisted Living ● Mixed Use ● Student Housing 

How we do it

An Integrated suite of services

We are unique in our ability to deliver high quality, responsive environmental, sustainability, health and safety services across the entire asset lifecycle, from rapid assessments, to advisory, to implementation and verification services, nationwide.

1. assess

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

2. Advise

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

3. Improve

Maximize your multifamily housing portfolio’s asset value. and yields by improving the overall energy, efficiency and environmental performance as we help you accelerate your path to green building compliance and minimizing the risk of lending on stranded (brown) assets.

4. Verify

Ensure your intricate multifamily building and construction projects comply with agency loan, 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
✓ 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
✓ Acquisitions (& Capital Asset Management) Assessment Services
✓ Construction Loan Monitoring Assessment Services
✓ RF-EME Assessment Services
✓ Traditional Due Diligence Assessment Services
✓ Multifamily Agency Assessment Services
✓ Telecom Environmental Assessment 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

Green Certification Feasibility Studies

Energy Simulation & Modeling

Tax Credit Analysis

Utility Rebate Analysis

Water Audit & Road Map Development

✓ ESG Strategic Advisory Services
✓ Environmental, Health & Safety Advisory Services
✓ Building Investigation & Remediation 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
✓ Construction Loan Monitoring Advisory Services
✓ RF-EME Advisory Services
✓ Traditional Due Diligence Advisory Services
✓ Multifamily Agency Advisory Services
✓ Telecom Environmental Advisory Services
✓ 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

Existing Systems Retro-Commissioning

Sustainability Design Review & Optimization

Air & Water-Flow Testing & Balancing Optimization

Sustainable Design Charrettes

✓ ESG Improvement Services
✓ 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
✓ 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

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

Stakeholder Engagement and Management

Change Order Management

Project Resource Management

Project Quality Management

✓ Energy & Sustainability Verification Services

Energy Star Scoring/Certification

New Design MEP Commissioning

Energy & Carbon Compliance Reporting

Post-Occupancy & Warranty Review

Blower Door Envelope Leakage Testing

Measurement & Verification of Energy Systems

✓ ESG Verification Services
✓ 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
✓ Acquisitions (& Capital Asset Management) Services
✓ Construction Loan Monitoring Verification Services
✓ RF-EME Verification Services
✓ Traditional Due Diligence Improvement Services
✓ Multifamily Agency Verification Services
✓ Telecom Environmental Verification Services
✓ Civil Engineering Verification Services

Construction Management

✓ Project Management Services

On-Site Construction Monitoring

Provide Subject Matter Expertise

Provide Scope Validation

DEEP EXPERTISE - NATIONAL COVERAGE

Our experts leverage our proprietary assessment methodologies, benchmarking, regulation and analytics tools across EBI’s six core capability domains to drive value for clients across the U.S.

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

We’ve got your built environment covered.

in environmental, health and safety consulting

SQUARE FEET EVALUATED

Nationwide

Coverage across the US

PROJECTS COMPLETED EACH YEAR

ASSETS EVALUATED

AVERAGE EXPERIENCE OF EBI PROFESSIONALS

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What our clients say

I have worked with EBI for over 15 years when financing for our Agency business. They deliver high quality reports in a timely manner and have a firm understanding of the Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae guidelines. We rely on EBI’s experts to identify all important issues and provide the proper recommendations for our due diligence reports, including but not limited to Phase Is and PCAs. EBI continuously provides us with these services and an excellent understanding/ balance of business practicality and environmental and engineering capabilities.

Executive Vice President
Lending Institution

EBI has provided high quality cost and architectural reviews, environmental services, including Phase I and PCNAs, for Grandbridge over the last 10 years. The unique business perspective that EBI adds to its environmental due diligence of commercial properties has proven to be invaluable to our company. In dealing with complex environmental issues, EBI’s team of experts is able to identify the truly important issues from the less important ones. EBI provides an outstanding balance of business sensibility and environmental capabilities.

Vice President & FHA Chief Underwriter
Lending Institution

EBI has provided our company with high quality services for over five years. EBI’s team of experts have a firm understanding of HUD requirements to identify important issues and provide recommendations for resolution.

Senior Vice President
CRE Financing Institution

EBI has provided high quality cost and architectural reviews, environmental services, including Phase I and PCNAs, for [our firm] over the last 10 years. The unique business perspective that EBI adds to its environmental due diligence of commercial properties has proven to be invaluable to our company. In dealing with complex environmental issues, EBI’s team of experts is able to identify the truly important issues from the less important ones. EBI provides an outstanding balance of business sensibility and environmental capabilities.

Director of Project Management
Capital Provider & Consultancy Firm

Practice Leader

DEPTH OF EXPERIENCE AND EXPERTISE

DAN BALBO

Director – Agency Services

Dan Balbo joined EBI Consulting in 2010 and brings over 17 years’ experience in construction management, engineering design, project engineering, and property due diligence in the Real Estate/Multifamily lending industry.

As Director, Dan runs the Agency Services Practice (Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, and HUD) with personnel and clientele spanning the country. In his role, Dan manages the team, daily operations and staffing, is responsible for training programs, and oversees the various services provided to lender and investor clients by the Agency Services Team.

Dan earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from the University of New Hampshire, is a registered Engineer in Training, and has extensive training & certifications across OSHA compliance, ASTM standards, and multifamily lending.

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SUCCESS IN THE FIELD

Multiple multifamily properties, HUD environmental review

Multifamily property, Environmental Site Assessment, Freddie Mac requirements

Assisted living housing portfolio

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