offers expeditious and reliable desk review services to clients
desiring independent analysis of due diligence reports. Each client
gains the ability to represent to lenders and principals that they
are free from conflict of interest and reliance issues.
every report, CEI engineers confirm that there are no open issues
and that reserve costs are appropriate for the age and class of
the property being assessed.
performs these services for banks, REITs and mortgage servicing
companies as well as property owners and developers.
Condition Assessments - CEI approaches each report focused on
regulatory requirements and institutional specifications. Reviewers
give emphasis to judging the sufficiency of described repair costs
and reserves, while determining any remaining open issues. CEI engineers,
architects and environmental scientists have the expertise and experience
necessary to provide a "reality-check" of a report's context
Seismic Probable Maximum Loss PML reviews are performed
according to industry and institutional protocols. PML reviews are
performed by CA registered structural engineers with 15 years of
experience. CEI has performed seismic studies on the tallest high
rise on the west coast as well as numerous other high rise buildings
throughout California and Hawaii.
Phase I Environmental Site Assessments - Environmental scientists
at CEI review reports against the requirements of ASTM Standards
and any additional client requirements. Reviewers flag any open
issues that could be raised at a later date by B-Piece buyers. CEI
desk reviews serve as an additional credit-enhancement service for
Budget Review - CEI has extensive experience administering complex
construction projects throughout the nation. CEI's engineers and
architects can review construction budgets for site development,
hotel and office buildout and all types of new construction and