When dealing with an ALTA/NSPS Land Title Survey, there is no such thing as an “update,” there is only a new survey. Brent Peters explains why, from a surveyor's perspective. Get an ALTA survey before your next real estate investment to properly manage and mitigate risk.
As Westwood’s Director of Land Survey Service, Nate Carlson has a large repertoire of experience in all things survey. He keeps up with the latest technologies and enjoys solving problems for clients, but what does he enjoy doing in his free time?
Updating turbine technology extends a plant's lifespan, increases efficiency, and captures additional PTC benefit. However, the seemingly minor upgrades to repower in reality require careful consideration of many issues to ensure success.
One way to learn more about why a building may be under priced is to conduct a Property Condition Assessment (PCA), sometimes referred to as a Property Condition Report.
When pursuing a new development within a community, or financing a redevelopment, it is crucial to not only know the zoning parameters of the city and its comprehensive plan for the future, but how to navigate them.
That popular street corner could very well be a profitable real estate investment, but it could also be a contaminated site in need of serious remediation- not so profitable after all! A phase I ESA will help you know for sure.
The Minimum Standard Detail Requirements for ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys have become the bridge that allows all of the parties involved in a real estate transaction to understand a piece of real property on common terms.
The transactional process of real estate investment is complex. Owners and developers should understand the risks and opportunities associated with their real estate investment.
The LSMS program in St. Cloud is the only four-year program in the Midwest’s six-state region and has just landed on the endangered list. If we don’t support this and similar programs across the U.S., our profession and the clients we serve will feel the impact.
We interviewed project manager Matt Wessale to learn more about his passion in solar services and how he found his niche in pile load testing.
Current ADA requirements affect best practices for re-sealing and re-striping parking lots. Learn how Westwood helps companies achieve ADA compliance and more.
On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017, Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton signed into law a bill modifying Minnesota’s law on unfair discriminatory practice as it applies to the ADA and the Minnesota Human Rights Act.