Our Services

Preservation Research Office (PRO) provides you with experience, knowledge and conviction. Whether your project is a large resource survey or determining the date of construction of your building, we are ready to assist. We can help you comply with regulations, receive incentives for building rehabilitation or make the case that your neighborhood is a significant part of our history.

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Preservation Research Office staff members are certified as qualified architectural historians under 36CFR61 in Illinois, Louisiana, Missouri and Oklahoma. Please see our complete list of services below, or contact us at 314-920-5680 or michael@preservationresearch.com to learn more.

Historic Registration & Tax Credits

  • National Register of Historic Places Eligibility Assessment
  • National Register of Historic Places Nomination (Single Sites, Districts, and District Expansion)
  • Federal and Missouri Rehabilitation Tax Credit Applications
  • Local Landmark Nomination (Single Site and Historic District)
  • Local Historic District Design Guideline Preparation/Consultation
  • Historic American Building Survey (HABS) Documentation
  • Section 106
  • Certified Local Government Assistance

House and Building Histories

  • Building/House History Reports
  • Building Research or Recordation
  • Historic Site/Building Interpretation
  • Building Material Research
  • Public Records Research

Architectural Assessment

  • Architectural Survey

Public Speaking

  • Expert Testimony
  • Guest Speaker Service

Architectural Tours

  • Guide Service
  • Walking or Bus Tour Planning
  • Guide Training


  • Research and Writing for Publication