HISTORY

BFSA's team of historians and architectural historians provide a wide range of skills to assist clients with historic structure evaluations and preservation solutions.  BFSA is qualified to conduct studies under Federal, State (CEQA), and local agencies guidelines and protocols. The range of projects include historic residences to large public structures, from historic research of individuals to large geographic areas.

Historic preservation services provided by BFSA include:
  • City of San Diego Bulletin 580 Preliminary Studies

  • Historical Resource Technical Reports (HRTR)

  • Historical Resource Research Reports (HRRR)

  • Historic Architecture Survey Report (HASR)

  • Historic Property Survey Report (HPSR)

  • Historic Structure Assessment Reports

  • CEQA/NEPA Historic Resource/Property Analysis

  • ​Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record (HABS/HAER) Reports and Photography

  • Determinations of Eligibility (DOE)

  • Department of Parks & Recreation (DPR) Forms

  • Compliance with National Parks Services Secretary of the Interior’s Standards

  • Section 106 Technical Analysis

  • Historic Preservation Treatment Plans

  • Historic Context Statements

  • Mills Act Report Preparation

  • Architectural Surveys

  • Design Review (Residential / Commercial) for Secretary of Interior’s Standards Compliance

  • Archival and Historic Research / Documentation

  • Museum Support

  • Public Outreach

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