Environmental Spotlight: Vacant Properties

By Amanda Duncan, President, PartnerOne Environmental

There are over 14 million properties that are vacant or abandoned across the United States. Real estate is considered a vacant property when it is not currently occupied or in use. Vacant properties can be commercial, retail, industrial, or residential in nature. These properties bring down surrounding property values and hinder redevelopment. In addition, many environmental risks can be discovered, furthering impacting the structure itself or nearby areas. Read complete article.