As an Arizona licensed Real Estate Brokerage firm, CEI has been providing comprehensive right- of-way (ROW) services in Arizona for over 15 years. We have performed appraisal, acquisition and relocation services on hundreds of projects statewide for both public and private agencies. Our clients include various local public agencies such as cities and counties, state departments of transportation, private and public utility companies, a myriad of design firms and individual property owners.
CEI’s ROW agents have extensive knowledge of the Uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, as amended (Uniform Act), Federal Transit Administration (FTA) regulations, Arizona Statutes and the other rules and regulations that govern ROW projects.
Our agents have the qualifications to perform acquisitions, relocations, appraisals, appraisal reviews, and provide expert witness testimony and eminent domain consulting services. Our agents have experience acquiring properties and relocating property owners, occupants/renters and businesses in preparation for the construction of highways, roadways, airport expansions, and light rail systems. We are also adept at acquisition of construction material sites, as well as the relocation of auto shops and sales facilities, farms and ranches, industrial properties, and lodging and resort facilities.
In addition to our core ROW services listed above, our team has developed a solid reputation for performing all manner of ROW services including preparation of:
- Relocation studies and alternate route cost analyses for project planning/environmental phases
- Project scoping and budgeting
- Title/plans review, contractor oversight
- Appraisal oversight
- Escrow oversight
- Property management, and
- ROW support services
Also, our clients often hire us to train their staff and call on us frequently to provide third party review of ROW appraisals and relocations.
Recent ROW projects we have completed:
- ADOT – SR202L South Mountain Freeway
- Town of Thatcher – Church Street Widening
- City of Safford – 20th Street Avenue Widening
- City of Chandler – Pecos Road and Cooper Road Improvements
- City of Yuma – 40th Street Sanitary Sewer Line Interceptor