Condos & Condos Conversion

Condos & Condos Conversion

Cal Engineering provides inspection services to Condos & Condos Conversion Buyers and Sellers, Realtors , Finance Companies, and Banks.  The inspection narrative report covers a detailed analysis of the Specific structural, foundation and drainage conditions of the dwelling including settlement, ground movement, and earthquake risk assessment & resistance. We provide Certification in accordance to FEMA guidelines covering occupancy.

We fully support REALTORS and provide 24 hours turnaround service, including  Inspection and  comprehensive  Special Engineering Report stamped with the Seal of a State Licensed Civil / Structural and Geotechnical Engineer.

Let only a Registered Professional Engineer ” P.E.” do your inspection for framing, foundation, drainage, earthquake retrofitting, settlements, utilities and other special conditions. Demand a Civil, Structural, Geotechnical or Mechanical Engineer to safeguard your real estate investment.

Key Benefits

  • Protect your investment
  • Understand the engineering condition of your property, do not let the drainage condition damage your foundation and framing
  • Safeguard your property against earthquake, soil slide  or other disasters
  • Obtain Certification for Occupancy for refinancing

Scope of the Engineering Inspection

  • Engineering assessment of damages and suggested mitigations.
  • The Inspection includes but not limited to: drainage, soil slide, slope stability, structural framing, foundation & settlement, earthquake & retrofitting, all utilities i.e. plumbing, electrical, heating & ventilation etc.
  • Digital pictures coverage of all areas needing repairs are included on a link to Google Drive.
  • Engineering visual inspection of all the systems.
  • Engineering cost estimate for the needed repairs.
  • Engineering Report including recommendations and conclusion.
  • All Reports are stamped with a professional engineering seal of our licensed civil, structural, geotechnical or mechanical engineer in the State of California.
  • All reports are delivered within 24 hours from inspection through e-mail PDF copy, hard copy by mail and on a link to Google Drive.
  • The cost for the initial engineering inspection varies between $675 and $975 depending on the scope of the needed inspection, engineering estimate, verbal, written report or both, size of unit, and distance from Berkeley. For multiple units please call or write for a rate quotation.
  • Certification of Occupancy following FEMA guidelines


We have been in the Engineering and Construction business for over 30 years.  We hold advanced University Degrees in Civil, Structural, Geotechnical and Mechanical Engineering from U of Illinois and UC Berkeley.  We are licensed in the State of California as Registered Professional Civil /Structural, Geotechnical and Mechanical Engineers, Building Contractors, General Engineering Contractors, and Real Estate Brokers.   We have practiced our profession with great success, pride, and to the total satisfaction of our Clients. References are available upon request.

We provide quality engineering inspection services at a reasonable cost with Guaranteed Satisfaction or money back policy.
Call or email us for appointment 7 days a week, 24 hours a day :
Tel (510) 524-1494. Cellular (510) 282-5510 / (510) 717-1417
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