MILFORD, Conn., Aug. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- EDR, a national provider of data and applications for the property due diligence industry, is pleased to report that Dominion Due Diligence Group (D3G), a national provider of full-service environmental and engineering real estate due diligence, is an enthusiastic and early adopter of EDR's newest offering for the industry, EDR Lightbox.
Launched in June 2013, EDR Lightbox is a tool created for environmental professionals to use to streamline their workflow by viewing all of their Phase I Environmental Site Assessment data on one platform. This new application integrates all current data, historical imagery (including Certified Sanborn Maps), drawing tools and analytics into a single, online interactive experience. Google street view functionality is also integrated, giving users easy access to 360-degree street level imagery.
Rob Hazelton, president of Dominion Due Diligence Group (D3G) and a known, early embracer of technology, stated, "In the complex realm of real estate due diligence, any tool that can make analyzing data from multiple sources easier is a welcomed addition. EDR Lightbox is just that; a resourceful, innovative tool that can assist with both speed of reporting for us, and risk reduction for our clients. EDR Lightbox is a 'win-win' solution."
EDR's CEO Rob Barber, says that "EDR is thrilled with the market reaction to EDR Lightbox. The EDR team is hearing over and over again from our clients about not only the time savings they are experiencing by using Lightbox, but the increased confidence in accuracy due to having a single view of the complete data." Barber continues, "We are excited that D3G is benefiting from EDR's mission to help our clients be more efficient, and thereby be more profitable."
For more information about EDR Lightbox and to view a short video introduction, visit www.edrnet.com/lightbox.
EDR provides data, technology, and insight enabling consultants/engineers and institutions to conduct property due diligence. For more than 20 years, EDR has been building and updating the world's most comprehensive database of environmental records and land use information from thousands of federal, state, tribal, local and private sources. Called NEDIS(TM) (the National Environmental Data Information System), this database has more than 3.1 billion records and proprietary data sets--including the treasured historic Sanborn Maps--that are blended into one comprehensive interface. EDR sets the standard for providing the tools, technology, information and professional staff to serve environmental consultants, lenders, corporations, insurers, real estate investors and consumers across the country. Founded in 1990 and based in Milford, Conn., EDR has regional offices located throughout the U.S. The company is wholly owned by DMG Information Inc., the business information division of Daily Mail and General Trust, plc (DMGT). For more information about EDR, please visit www.edrnet.com.
About Dominion Due Diligence Group
Dominion Due Diligence Group (D3G), is headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. D3G, established in 1994 by Robert E. Hazelton, provides national full-service environmental and engineering real estate due diligence. D3G's third party services focus on affordable housing, elderly care facilities and historical rehabilitations, utilizing HUD-FHA, GSE, USDA, and LIHTC sources of financing. D3G is currently the largest due-diligence consulting firm in the nation specializing in HUD insured commercial loans for multifamily and elderly care housing. D3G is well-versed in the nuances of the ever-changing multifamily finance requirements including the "greening" of affordable housing, the
Green Capital Needs Assessment, the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD), and state finance housing authority LIHTC programs. For more information out D3G, visit http://www.d3g.biz/
Contact: Brett Dehler (800) 532-0050