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Building Evaluation

The building evaluation team, consisting of Evergreen staff, architects and engineers, work together in conducting building evaluations and plan for new space build-outs. Evergreen will assist in inspecting prospective buildings to determine whether properties can support present and future needs.

The team’s evaluations uncover conditions important for long-term decisions, mitigating unanticipated costs, and assisting with negotiations so that clients can maximize their monetary potential and build a space that suits their needs.

The building evaluation team works together in creating a Life Cycle and Sustainability Analysis (LCSA), evaluating building costs and uncovering what can impact a building throughout all life phases. LCSA includes installed equipment to evaluate the direct and indirect cost burdens associated with a product, process, or activity. Assessments can translate into cost savings for tenants and owners.

Evergreen's Building Assessment Includes:

  • Existing Department of Buildings (DOB) violations report
  • Review power availability to emergency systems
  • Evaluation of hazardous conditions, materials
  • Safety, environmental safety-related items
  • Utilities, accessibility, energy efficiency
  • Review maintenance records for mechanical, electrical, plumbing systems
  • Assess existing structural systems
  • Millwork, interior finishes
  • Moisture protection components
  • Waterproofing systems, fireproofing
  • Landscape, irrigation systems
  • Exterior roofing conditions