Land Surveying

What is the difference between a boundary survey and a topographic survey?

By |2019-08-27T00:27:10+00:00August 27th, 2019|Boundary Surveys, land survey, Land Surveying, Topographical Surveys|

When is a topographic survey needed? While there are many reasons you might need a boundary survey, few homeowners ever require a topographic survey. Topographic surveys are generally only required for new construction or new development. Building your own home on a piece of land is one instance where a topographic survey could be required.

Understanding Easements on Your Property—Find the Limits on Your Property with a Land Survey

By |2019-07-30T15:23:02+00:00July 30th, 2019|easements, land survey, Land Surveying|

Do you have an easement on your property? Be sure with a land survey. Easements can affect property values significantly. In other cases, easements do not affect property values at all. Knowing if there is an easement on your property is essential, as is knowing the type of easement and any restrictions that might come

Understanding Easements on Your Property—Find the Limits on Your Property with a Land Survey

By |2019-06-24T17:46:38+00:00June 24th, 2019|Land Surveying|

Do you have an easement on your property? Be sure with a land survey. Easements can affect property values significantly. In other cases, easements do not affect property values at all. Knowing if there is an easement on your property is essential, as is knowing the type of easement and any restrictions that might come

How Land Surveys Protect Your Rights in Cases of Adverse Possession

By |2019-06-17T21:16:39+00:00June 17th, 2019|Land Surveying|

How can a land survey protect me from adverse possession? While uncommon, many homeowners are shocked to learn that their property can be claimed under the laws of adverse possession in Texas. While not an easy task, as it can be a risk, getting a land survey is the first step to ensuring this cannot

How do I choose a reputable land surveyor?

By |2019-05-28T18:00:51+00:00May 9th, 2019|Civil Engineering, Land Surveying, realsearch.org|

What should I look for in a land surveyor? Getting your land surveyed is not an everyday experience. Even if you bought a home, this might have just been one of those inspections that you don’t remember. Choosing a well-qualified land surveyor (a bit harder than, say, choosing someone to shampoo your carpets) is crucial.

Engineering Firms: How to Hire Qualified Engineering Services

By |2019-05-10T19:05:09+00:00April 2nd, 2019|Civil Engineering, Land Surveying, realsearch.org|

Engineering Firms: How to Hire Qualified Engineering Services Have you ever had to hire an engineering firm? If you have you know it is often a tedious process with many variables. Engineering firms come in many sizes from one consultant to firms that have consultants from all different disciplines within engineering. How do you find