Change is constant, so we keep a pulse on current events, industry trends, and changes that may affect our clients.


Insurable Values, Insurance, Risk

Communicating with Clients, Broker and Carriers.

I don’t speak another language, but I’m fluent in many.  Who am I?  It sounds like a riddle my kids would ask me at the dinner table.  Yes, it would...

A Passion for Work

Recently, a potential client asked me, “Are you passionate about what you do?”, alluding to appraising their buildings and equipment.  At that very moment I did not have an answer. ...

StempleCrites Supporting Children’s Charities – Soapbox Derby

StempleCrites has been a longtime supporter of Atlanta’s Madison Avenue Community Fund, helping to raise over $130,000 for various children’s charities through an annual soapbox derby. Our CFO and a...

Providing for the Future: StempleCrites Participates in RIMS Golf Tournament

On September 24, StempleCrites participated in and helped sponsor the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament, which raised $25,000 for the RIMS Atlanta Educational fund. It...

StempleCrites attending the ASA International Conference in October

StempleCrites will be in Anaheim, CA October 7 – 12th, 2018 attending the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) International Conference.  The ASA is an international organization devoted to the advancement...

StempleCrites LLC 1ˢᵗ Anniversary

  People have asked throughout this first year how has it been going.  We usually answer with an anecdote about lost checks, crashed PCs, middle seat plane travel, big and small...

StempleCrites published in Insurance Research Letter

For the Insured; it’s more than just a Premium Calculation. “Rate x (the importance of accurate insurable) Value” Simplicity states that insurance premiums for commercial properties are set by this...

StempleCrites to be an exhibitor at RIMS 2018

StempleCrites is excited to be attending the RIMS 2018 annual conference in San Antonio from April 16th to the 18th.  Come by booth 539 to catch up and learn more...

2018 Construction Cost Trends Infographic

Construction costs have changed dramatically over the course of the past year.  View the Construction Cost Trends Infographic below for year-over-year insights into how and where costs have fluctuated.  

Dubai unveils world’s first 3-D-printed office building

Dive Brief: Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, vice president and prime minister of the United Arab Emirates and Emir of Dubai, inaugurated Dubai’s first fully operational 3-D-printed office building this...

Rainier Square Tower’s Composite Steel Frame Called a Game-Changer

A team in earthquake-prone Seattle is daring to deliver an 850-ft-tall “proof of concept” for a composite structural-steel frame, instead of a steel frame around a reinforced concrete core. For...

New year, new dress code?

Although this article is targeted to golfers, it makes us think about our new firm, how we present ourselves in the “business world”, and standards for our employees.  What’s your...

StempleCrites presenting at RIMS Risk Forum – Middle East

Mark is honored to be selected to present at the upcoming RIMS Risk Forum – Middle East, 11-12 December at the Hyatt Regency Creek Dubai Heights in Dubai, UAE.  His...

Atlanta’s First Modular Apartments To Open Downtown

For the first time, an Atlanta apartment building will be constructed in a factory far away, shipped to the city and assembled in an effort to build more affordable housing...

Harvey will hammer Texas’ already stretched building industry

Texas’ already tight housing market is going to feel a bigger pinch as a result of Hurricane Harvey. The damage from the storm will add to shortages of labor and...