Based on our clients objectives, we tailor our products to provide the best due diligence solutions to meet your overall cost objectives.
Our combined responsiveness and knowledge give us the proper tools to evaluate all aspects of your investment and allow for timely transactions, at the lowest available cost in the industry.
With a nationwide network, NexusCRE can provide all land service needs throughout the United States. Equipped with a national team of zoning and environmental specialists that provide our clients all the necessary zoning and environmental consultation needed in today’s market.
NexusCRE is your single source provider for all Land Services, Zoning Reports, Phase I ESA and Property Condition Assessment Reports. We provide due diligence services to a wide variety of clients in the commercial real estate market including; Title Insurers, REITS, General Counsel & Law Firms, Lenders, Investment Firms
NexusCRE specializes in all Land Services, Zoning Reports, Phase I ESA and Property Condition Assessment Reports. Our team of Project Managers coordinate the land service process so you can get multiple services completed within multiple states while only communicating with one contact. Additionally, our in-house Zoning and Environmental Teams provide zoning and environmental analysis typically required by lenders and insurers.
For large commercial real estate transactions and refinancing, due diligence is required. Lenders and insurers want to verify that there aren’t any negative site conditions or land use regulations that may effect the property value or future prospects. Different types of due diligence includes title work, appraisals, surveys, building inspections, zoning reports, Phase I & II Environmental Site Assessments, etc.
NexusCRE is a national due diligence firm with an established network of local land service firms located throughout the United States & Canada and in-house Zoning and Environmental Teams.
NexusCRE offices are located in Downtown Akron, Ohio.
What They're Saying
“You guys are amazing and I love your service! I can’t even begin to tell you how much time and frustration your team saves me.”
Commercial Escrow Officer
“Thank you so much for your efforts and quick turn-around time. We truly appreciate it and will make sure the business team is aware of this great customer service. ”
“We know how location specific zoning can be and we have been really happy with CREzoning’s experience. Your zoning team is extremely knowledgeable and helpful!”
“Thank you again for moving mountains on this project and for all your help in the past!”
“I want to thank you and your team – you were the best and easiest part of this very difficult transaction.”
“Just email the CRE Team – they work as a ‘pack’ and are highly responsive and very nice to work with.”
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CEO & President
Wendell Sommers is the CEO and President of CRE. Wendell began his tenure in the Commercial Real Estate industry in 1995 when he purchased his first commercial property. At the end of 2011, Wendell accepted the challenge of beginning a family of companies that would provide superior due diligence products supported by unparalleled customer service. Since its inception, the CRE family has been growing at a consistent pace to become one of the premier providers of due diligence services throughout the U.S.
Phone: (330) 819-2639
Terry M. Stephens
Terry Stephens upholds a cross-functional role in managing our Production/Project Management staff and working hand-in-hand with our Sales staff to ensure a fluid project experience for all of our clients from first contact to transaction closing. Terry also oversees the day-to-day operations of the CRE office. Terry graduated with Honors from the Ohio University with a Communications Degree and currently resides in her hometown area of Akron, Ohio.
Phone: (330) 697-3682
National Account Manager
Brent P. Oswald, National Account Manager for CRE, is a versatile executive and client advocate with over 25 years of experience in the Sales & Marketing field. Brent graduated from the Ohio State University with a Marketing Degree and currently resides in his hometown area of Akron, Ohio.
Phone: (330) 603-7156
Senior Project Manager
Scott Blacksher is an integral part of CRE’s premier Project Management Team, providing exceptional technical knowledge and survey expertise. Scott is oversees the day-to-day operations of the Project Management staff at CRE. Prior to moving to Ohio to join the CRE Team, Scott managed a land surveying company in Fayetteville, Arkansas. During that time, Scott was tasked with managing the day-to-day operations of the company, employee training and development, maintaining field crew schedules, overseeing survey quality and fostering client relations.
Phone: (330) 319-4522
Fraser K Hamilton Sr, PG, EP
Fraser Hamilton manages the environmental department (CREenvironmental) at NexusCRE. Mr. Hamilton brings 30 years of environmental consulting experience to CRE. Over that time he has helped clients assess and manage environmental risk at nearly every type of property. Mr. Hamilton has managed $1,000 site assessments and $1.5 million remediation projects. He has also managed historical renovation projects. Fraser has degrees in geology from the University of Maine at Farmington (BA) and Temple University (MA) and has completed post graduate work at Texas A&M University. Fraser resides with his family in Euclid Ohio, enjoying the Lake Erie microclimate.
Jack Stanton is the Zoning Manager for CREzoning. With over six-years of real estate and land use research experience, Jack is quickly developing into an important day-to-day asset for CREsurveys. Jack graduated from the Cleveland State University with a degree in Urban Studies with specializations in Urban Planning & GIS. Jack currently resides in his hometown area of Cleveland, Ohio.
National Account Representative
Linsea Angel, National Account Representative for CRE, brings over twenty years of experience in sales and management with a passion for customer service and client satisfaction. Linsea’s background in insurance sales and project management make her an invaluable component of the CRE sales team. Linsea is from Lawrence, KS and resides in Norton, OH with her husband and dogs.
Aubrey is a core member of CRE’s premiere Project Management Team and she began her employment at CRE working alongside the Project Managers to expand her working knowledge of ALTA land surveys and the Commercial Real Estate industry. Aubrey’s previous experience in office and project management provided the foundation from which Aubrey has built her Project Management practice here at CRE. Aubrey was born and raised in Green, Ohio.
National Account Representative
Simone Stapinski, National Account Representative for CRE, lives and breathes by one word…“Integrity.” With over 25 years of Sales, Management and Lending experience, her passion and reputation for building Client relationships and providing superior customer service remain unscathed. Her commitment and dedication are second to none which make her an integral part of the CRE Sales team. Simone is originally from Ontario, Canada and has resided in the Akron, OH area for over 30 years.
Assistant Project Manager
Ally is a member of CRE’s Project Management Team and began her employment at CRE working alongside their Senior Project Manager to learn firsthand about ALTA land surveying and further enhance her knowledge in the commercial real estate industry. She works diligently with both surveyors and clients to assist with site access, survey review, and build on client relations. Ally graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Environmental Science and Policy and currently resides in Jupiter, FL.
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