What Type of Land Survey Do You Need?

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There are many types and categories of land surveys. Each survey provides distinctive information; therefore they require different steps to complete them. Attaining the proper survey for your needs will save you time and money. Here is a description of some common surveys we provide and scenarios of when you need them. To see a full list of our services, … Read More

Can you just have one of your property lines surveyed?

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This is probably the most common question a land surveyor gets and the answer is unfortunately almost always, no. You cannot just have one of your property lines surveyed; even if all the property lines are not a concern. There are several reasons why: A surveyor cannot verify precisely where a property’s corners are unless they find at least 3 … Read More

Know What You Mow

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Mow lines are not an accurate representation of property boundaries.  Overtime, some neighbors start to mow each other’s yards and things can get confusing when someone new moves in. For example… You found the perfect fixer-upper in a charming, old neighborhood and put a ton of time and energy into flipping your new home. Finally, you finish and move in … Read More

How to Get Your Flood Insurance Waived

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Do you feel like you are drowning in flood insurance rates? Did you just find out that the new home you have been eyeing requires flood insurance on top of what you were expecting to pay? Or, maybe you are trying to sell your home and your potential buyer is hesitating in anticipation of paying flood insurance every month.  If … Read More

There’s an easement on my property. Now What?

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An easement is “an authorization grant by a property owner for the use by another of any designated part of his property for a clearly specified purpose.” In other words, an easement gives people the right to cross or use a piece of property without having to own the land. As you can imagine, the concept of an easement derails … Read More

How Much Does a Land Survey Cost?

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It depends! There are many factors that go into determining the price of a land survey; therefore, it is complicated to predict how much a survey is going to cost without doing initial research on the property. This is why we recommend you contact us and get an official quote.  While the pricing of a land a survey is hard … Read More

What Type of Land Survey Do You Need?

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There are many types and categories of land surveys. Each survey provides distinctive information; therefore they require different steps to complete them. Attaining the proper survey for your needs will save you time and money. Here is a description of some common surveys we provide and scenarios of when you need them. To see a full list of our services, … Read More