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Phase Is on Foreclosures (2 Comments)

Entry by JoeDerhake For environmental consultants, new loan due diligence has given way to pre-foreclosure due diligence.  As professionals, it’s our responsibility to examine the services and recommendations we provide to our clients and adjust these to our customer’s needs.  To understand the fundamental differences between the new loan Phase I ESA and a pre-foreclosure…

Can a closed site still be a REC? (4 Comments)

Entry by JoeDerhake For the past 2 months I have been administering a survey on behalf of the Environmental Bankers Association.  I have surveyed 20 Environmental Consultants, 19 Environmental Bankers, and 4 Environmental attorneys on what is and is not a REC.   I presented 7 case studies and asked 30 questions on risk tolerance and…

Risk Classification: Standard Practices?

As I mentioned in my first posting, I took a survey of the Environmental Bankers Association Membership as to what is and is not a recognized environmental condition.  The results were presented at the Environmental Bankers Association Conference in Utah on June 9th.   The survey results are posted on the EBA’s Website and my website…