Utilities

ERM & Associates is a full service Land and Easement Acquisition company with a proven record of success in providing professional negotiations for utility providers, as well as private developers. We have been acquiring permanent and/or temporary construction easements for new sewer lines, new water mains, and the replacement of old infrastructure for decades. We are the premier utility easement and ROW firm in Virginia. ERM has acquired utility easements for water, sewer, gas, electric, and communications since the 1960's.

We consult with our clients to help them determine the best approach to successfully complete their project goals. We take into account the budgetary constraints, time constraints, and potential political ramifications involved to create a successful strategy for each project. ERM has created cost matrices to determine the most cost effective location for new water and sewer treatment plants. Our specialized services include:

  • Easement/ROW Negotiations
  • Land Acquisition Negotiations
  • Site Selection Services
  • Relocation Services per URA
  • Real Estate Contract Negotiations
  • Document Creation & Review
  • Appraisal Process Management
  • Title Work Management
  • Condemnation Support (if necessary)

Our Acquisition Specialists bring your project the personal attention needed to result in smoothly negotiated projects, and are comfortable interacting with Property Owners, Attorneys, City and County Managers, Real Estate Appraisers, Title Companies, Civil Engineering Project Managers, Brokers and Local Realtors. Our years of experience and our ability to complete your project in a professional and timely manner has set us apart in the industry.

ERM Services

• Utility Easement Acquisition
• Right of Way Acquisition
• Airport Avigation Easements
• Land Acquisition
• Relocation Agents - URA
• Streetscape Projects
• Site Selection
• Appraisal Services
• Title Services
• Expert Negotiations
• Professional Brokerage