Reliable property condition assessment for a solid foundation

Our property condition reports go beyond the basics. We provide practical insights on maintenance, safety, and ways to save money. Our inspections follow the ASTM E2018 Standard to ensure top-quality work.

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Make informed decisions with our property condition assessment

  • Provides crucial insights for informed property purchases

  • Identifies current and potential issues, preventing costly deferred maintenance pitfalls

  • Allows for effective financial planning with estimated repair costs

  • Acts as protection against future liabilities by documenting property conditions

  • Leverage PCA report to negotiate better terms and prices

When should you get a property condition assessment done?

You should get your thorough property condition assessment done when seriously considering purchasing or financing any commercial real estate to fully evaluate both the current maintenance needs and longer-term projected capital costs. It provides key data to negotiate the asking price in your favor, accurately plan for upcoming replacement costs and deferred maintenance, and determine if the property truly matches your business facility needs while avoiding future surprises.

Certified experts in property condition assessment

Our property condition assessment inspectors boast board certification from the preeminent National Association of Commercial Building Inspectors (NACBI), Infraspection Institute, and Master Inspector Certification Board, synonymous with the highest level of quality. Our seasoned inspection team delivers a precise, comprehensive property condition assessment inspection report to provide full assurance.

What’s Included in our Commercial Property Condition Assessment?

Structural Integrity

Evaluate the visible structure of a property for potential settlement issues or defects

Roofing System

Check the roof coverings, drainage, fasteners, flashings, and potential leaks

Electrical Systems

Examine the lighting, wiring, and panels for safety issues

Plumbing Systems

Evaluate the fixtures, functional drainage, and visible piping

HVAC Systems

Inspect the heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems

Fire Safety Compliance

Make certain that the alarm and fire suppression systems are identified and current

Environmental Concerns

Check the site for asbestos, pests, and mold

ASTM Compliance

Adhering to the ASTM E2018-08 building standard

Accessibility And Parking

Assess the parking lots, stripping, ingress/engress for possible safety risks

Permit Report

Recorded contractor and permit report (Buildfax)

Different Facilities Included in Our Service

Banks
Automotive Repair Centers
Retail Stores
Bars, Taverns, Pubs
Medical Buildings
Religious Facilities
Educational Facilities
Accommodation & Hospitality

Our Property Condition Assessment Process

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Initial Meeting and Proposal

The initial consultation is to understand your property and objectives. You then receive a comprehensive proposal outlining the assessment scope and clear pricing.

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Property Walkthrough

Our experienced inspector does an on-site walkthrough, getting an overall picture of the property’s condition and areas needing attention.

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Complete Condition Review

The inspector thoroughly examines all physical and operational property components, identifying deferred maintenance issues.

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Detailed Assessment Report

We provide you with a clear, readable assessment report summarizing property conditions, recommended repairs and upgrades.

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Discussing Findings and Recommendations

Once you receive your property condition report, we are always available to discuss report findings, priority recommendations, and potential courses of action. We are here to help.

Why Choose FCBI For a Property Condition Assessment?

Unrivaled Expertise

FCBI boasts 20+ years of industry mastery, ensuring unparalleled property assessments that stand above the rest

Supreme Professional Affiliations

Trust FCBI’s lead inspector—a board-certified NACBI member—guaranteeing cutting-edge standards and unmatched practices

Exclusively Personalized Service

FCBI isn’t just a service; it’s your dedicated partner. Receive post-inspection support tailored precisely for you. Demand excellence—choose FCBI

Our Recent Projects

Performed Commercial Inspection for a Strip Mall on US Highway 98 North

Inspection Done For a Strip Mall on the E Broadway Street

Commercial Inspection of a Popular Gift Shop in Anastasia Boulevard

A Retail Store on US Highway 17 Inspected for Compliance

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a property condition assessment?

A PCA or property condition assessment is a thorough evaluation of a property’s physical state, encompassing its structural elements, systems, and overall condition. In the realm of real estate transactions, a PCA serves as a crucial tool to identify potential issues and risks associated with a property.

Why is there a need for a property condition inspection?

A property condition inspection is essential to assess the health and integrity of a property, particularly in the context of commercial real estate. It helps stakeholders, such as investors and lenders, make informed decisions by providing insights into the property’s condition, thus mitigating risks and unforeseen challenges.

What is a property condition report, and what’s included in it?

A property condition report is the comprehensive documentation resulting from a property condition assessment. This report, often mandated in commercial transactions, includes detailed findings about the property’s structural components, systems, and any potential issues. It is a vital resource for stakeholders involved in real estate PCA processes.

How much does a property condition assessment cost?

The cost of a property condition assessment (PCA) typically ranges between $1,250 and $2,500. The exact price depends on factors such as property size, complexity, and location.

Can I first schedule a free consultation before booking a property condition survey?

Yes, you can schedule a free consultation before committing to a property condition survey. For inquiries or appointments, you can reach out by phone at 386-868-8375 or 904-325-9877, or through email at chris@intercoastalinspections.com.

When can I expect my property condition assessment report?

The timeline for receiving your property condition assessment report varies based on the scope and size of the property. Generally, reports are delivered within 2-3 business days of the inspection.

What’s the significance of a PCA in real estate transactions?

A real estate PCA holds significant importance in property-related transactions. It provides a comprehensive evaluation of a property’s physical condition, helping buyers and lenders make informed decisions. The commercial property condition report identifies potential issues, estimates repair costs and influences negotiations and financing terms.

What else do you offer apart from PCA?

We’re a full-service inspection company with a diverse range of services apart from Property Condition Assessment, including:

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