Environmental Site Assessments

Property acquisitions require that due diligence on environmental issues conducted in a thorough manner prior to closing. Since 1988, Huff & Huff, Inc. has conducted environmental site assessments on over $900 million of industrial and commercial property transactions. Site assessments follow ASTM protocols and All Appropriate Inquiry, and may include the following components to characterize potential environmental concerns:

  • Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests
  • Records searches from government agencies
    • Local building, planning, and fire protection departments
    • State environmental agencies
    • Federal environmental agencies
    • Historical societies
  • Aerial photographs
  • Sanborn Fire Insurance maps
  • Property records
  • Geological records
  • Well logs
  • Underground storage tank and disposal registries

We have prepared reports for a variety of sites, from vacant lots and farmland to industrial complexes. Huff & Huff, Inc. has conducted environmental site assessments and subsequent Phase II investigations as needed in the following states:

  • California
  • Connecticut
  • Florida
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Michigan
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Nebraska
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • Ohio
  • Pennsylvania
  • South Carolina
  • Texas
  • Washington
  • Wisconsin
  • Canada