California’s $600MM program, “Project Homekey”, is placing an immediate focus on housing the State’s homeless when they need it most. The program will fund the conversion of a variety of housing types, including (but not limited to) hotels, motels, vacant apartment buildings, and residential care facilities into interim or permanent, long-term housing for the homeless.
WE WERE FEATURED IN A JANUARY 14, 2019 MICHIGAN LIVE ARTICLE "UP TO $1 BILLION BOND PROPOSAL COULD GO BEFORE ANN ARBOR SCHOOLS VOTERS" BY JOURNALIST LAUREN STRINGER. THE ARTICLE COVERED OUR WORK ON AN EXTENSIVE AND COMPREHENSIVE FACILITY CONDITION ASSESSMENT (FCA) COVERING ALL 35 FACILITIES IN ANN ARBOR PUBLIC SCHOOLS.
Ron Stupi is President of Bureau Veritas Building and Infrastructure, which is the country’s largest technical assessment and project management enterprise in the commercial and government-owned real estate sectors.
As investors and developers in CRE and infrastructure plan for 2019, which issues and trends should they be examining today?
Finding ways to improve asset performance is every investor’s golden fleece, starting from the design stage, through technical inspections during construction, to the time environmental and technical evaluations are made prior to a potential sale.
Do you want your Capital Plan approved? In this blog, we will move your organization one step closer to that goal! Our last blog, Score Big with Your Capital Plan presented steps to create a scoring system to rank your Capital Projects. With a scoring strategy in place, your next step is to set a razor sharp schedule and budget to move forward. Adding these two tactical elements to your capital plan document helps bring it to life and enables your stakeholders to quickly assess whether the plan is practical and will be successful. We've organized our advice into 6 helpful tips.
Buildings need continual repair and maintenance. But you can’t play favorites. How do you determine which building(s) in your portfolio receive the time, attention, and dollars that they deserve (and need)?