About Us

Construction Insight was founded in 1991 by John Thompson, P.E., and incorporated in 1995. Mr. Thompson is the President of the company, and he and his team of Professional Engineers in the Connecticut office provide real estate and construction consulting services nationwide to lenders, owners, developers and insurance companies. They specialize in Due Diligence Property Condition Assessments, Project Management, and Expert Witness services. The company was founded with the purpose of creating value for clients with innovative approaches to delivering solutions in the real estate and construction industry.

The Washington, D.C., area office opened in 2010 when Eric Rigsbee, P.E. joined the Construction Insight team as Vice President. Mr. Rigsbee broadened the company’s client base to include local, regional, and national property management firms, and expanded the scope of the company’s services to include design and bidding of restoration projects, as well as new construction design review and quality assurance programs. Since 2010, the office has grown from a two-person to a ten-person operation, including five Professional Engineers.