A boundary survey that must adhere to a set of standards put forth by the National Society of Professional Surveyors and the American Land Title Association.
A boundary survey is used to determine the boundaries of ownership. Property corners are located and marked. A sketch is provided, with buildings and improvements shown.
Mortgage Report Survey
A mortgage report survey includes a sketch of approximate location of buildings and improvements and NO stakes in the property corners.
Location of concrete walls, for a new home, after they are poured to obtain permits for the township/city (not needed everywhere). Includes a sketch drawing.
Parcel Splits (Land Divisions)
A P.A. 132 survey is needed when splitting a larger parcel into smaller parcels. Staking the boundaries of the split parcel(s) and the parent parcel, if necessary. Create a drawing and new legal descriptions for the parcels.
Determining elevations throughout subject property, locations of improvements, utilities, and vegetation as requested by client. A drawing will be included with contours.
Stake proposed house/building on property, per client.
Perform necessary site staking for contractor.
Determine buildings and improvements in flood zone areas. Will receive a drawing and FEMA elevation certificate.
Writing of new legal descriptions for parcels or easements, as requested by the client. A sketch may be included for description purposes.