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Why Choose Our Professional Land Surveyors?

Land surveyors play a pivotal role in various projects. Our team of professional land surveyors combines expertise with the latest surveying techniques, ensuring that you get accurate and reliable results every time. Land is an invaluable resource, and understanding its intricacies is a job best left to professionals like us.

Qualifications of our Surveyor Team

In Delaware, surveyor licensure is a mark of professionalism and expertise. Our team has gone through the rigorous process of the surveying examination, ensuring they have the knowledge and skills required for this delicate task. Every surveyor in our team holds a professional license, with some being members of the Delaware Association for Surveyors. This ensures we are always updated with the latest in surveying standards and practices.

Delaware Association Membership and Affiliation

Our surveyors are affiliated with the Delaware Association signifies our commitment to upholding the highest standards in the surveying profession. The association, with its board of seasoned surveyors, ensures that all members adhere to the principles and ethics of the profession. This affiliation also offers us access to the latest surveying information and techniques.

Why is a Surveyor Essential for your Project?

A surveyor does more than just measure land. They provide the information necessary for making informed decisions about your property. Whether it’s planning a new building, determining drainage locations, or understanding the topography, a surveyor’s input is invaluable. If you’re in the state of DE and need expert surveying services, look no further.

Delaware’s diverse landscapes, from coastal stretches to urban centers, require a deep understanding and expert precision in land surveying. Whether you’re embarking on a new construction project or seeking clarity on property boundaries, our comprehensive suite of services ensures you have the insights and accuracy you need.

SERVICES OFFERED

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Land Surveying

Land surveying is an essential part of many projects, whether they are commercial or residential. With our vast experience in the field, we ensure every survey we undertake meets the highest standards. From boundary surveys to intricate drainage plans, our approach is meticulous and detailed.

Boundary Surveys

Boundary surveys are crucial for any land transaction or development project. They help in delineating the exact location and extent of the property. Our licensed land surveyors use advanced tools and techniques to provide clear, precise boundary information.

Topographical Surveys

Unlock a bird’s-eye view of the terrain’s nuances. Our topographical surveys map out the contours, elevations, and features of a piece of land. This is invaluable for architects, developers, and planners shaping Delaware’s future.

Construction Layouts

Our expertise extends to the initial stages of construction. With construction layouts, we identify exact placement of structures, ensuring alignment with architectural plans and local regulations.

ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys

For those in need of comprehensive surveying data, especially in real estate transactions, our ALTA surveys provide extensive details about property boundaries, improvements, easements, and other crucial elements.

Subdivision Planning

Maximize the potential of vast land parcels by subdividing them for optimized use. We assist in planning subdivisions in alignment with zoning laws, future infrastructure needs, and environmental considerations.

Floodplain Surveys

Delaware’s proximity to water bodies makes floodplain surveys essential. Understand the risks and plan accordingly, ensuring structures are safe, compliant, and sustainable.

GIS Data Collection

Harness the power of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for detailed land data collection. Perfect for municipal projects, environmental studies, and urban planning, this service transforms raw data into actionable insights.

Elevation Certificates

If you’re considering construction near water bodies or in flood-prone areas, our elevation certificates provide the needed data to ensure you’re meeting federal and local regulations.

Navigating the intricate world of land surveying in Delaware demands a partner with unparalleled expertise and a deep-rooted commitment to accuracy. From the initial consultation to the final report, trust us to illuminate every detail of your land’s story. Whatever your need, our suite of services ensures you move forward with clarity and confidence.

Boundary Surveys

Residential Boundary Surveys

Designed to establish or confirm the legal property lines of a residential plot, these are particularly important when you’re buying a new home, adding extensions, or settling disputes with neighbors.

Commercial Boundary Surveys

These are more extensive and often include a topographic component. They are ideal for commercial property owners looking to expand, subdivide, or understand the limits and elevations of their land.

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Topographical Surveys

This type of survey is an essential starting point for any kind of construction or land development project. It offers a 3D representation of the terrain, capturing natural features like hills and valleys, as well as man-made structures such as buildings and roads.

Land Use Planning

Construction Surveys

Site Planning Surveys

Prior to construction, these surveys assist in determining the optimal placement for new structures by evaluating the landscape and existing features.

As-Built Surveys

Performed after construction, these surveys ensure that the completed project aligns with the initial plans and complies with regulations.

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ALTA/NSPS Land Title Surveys

Crucial for real estate transactions, these American Land Title Association (ALTA) and National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS) compliant surveys are highly detailed and satisfy the needs of lenders and corporations.

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Hydrographic Surveys

Given Delaware’s extensive coastal and inland waterways, hydrographic surveys are often required for projects involving harbors, docks, or any construction over water. These surveys map the underwater topography, providing key data for safe and efficient maritime activity.

Hydrographic

Geodetic Surveys

Used in large-scale mapping projects, geodetic surveys account for the Earth’s curvature to provide highly accurate data over vast distances. They are commonly utilized for highway planning, aerial mapping, and various municipal projects.

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Environmental Surveys

These specialized surveys are essential for conservational efforts, mapping out natural habitats, water bodies, and landforms that may be environmentally sensitive.

Understanding the unique landscape of Delaware requires specialized services tailored to the area’s distinct needs. Whatever your project calls for, our expertise in these common types of land surveys ensures that you have the accurate, detailed information you need to move forward with confidence.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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What’s the Purpose of Getting a Land Survey?

A land survey provides a precise graphical representation of a property, depicting both its physical boundaries and the structures built upon it. This aids in:

  • Resolving property disputes and clarifying boundaries.
  • Providing crucial information for property transactions or mortgages.
  • Assisting in planning and permitting processes for construction or renovation.
  • Ensuring compliance with local zoning, environmental, and building codes.

How Much Does a Land Survey Cost in Delaware?

The cost of a land survey in Delaware can vary based on several factors including the size of the property, its location, the type of survey needed, and the complexity of the project. On average, a residential boundary survey might range from $300 to $1,000, but it’s essential to consult with a local land surveyor for a precise quote tailored to your specific needs.

Who Typically Pays for a New Survey?

In real estate transactions, it’s common for the buyer to pay for the land survey as they often require it for their lender or for their own peace of mind. However, the responsibility can be negotiated between the buyer and seller. In other circumstances, such as construction or land development, the property owner or developer typically covers the survey cost.

What’s the Value in Getting a Land Survey?

The value of a land survey lies in its ability to:

  • Provide clarity and certainty on property boundaries, reducing the risk of future disputes.
  • Facilitate informed decision-making in property investments or developments.
  • Ensure compliance with various regulations, which can save money and time in the long run.
  • Enhance the potential resale value by providing clear documentation of the land’s features and boundaries.

How Long Does a Land Survey Typically Take?

The duration of a land survey depends on the type of survey, the size and complexity of the property, and current environmental conditions. While some surveys might be completed in a day, larger or more complex surveys can take several days or even weeks.

Is a Land Survey Permanent?

Over time, land can shift, and man-made changes can alter property features. While a land survey provides a snapshot of a property at a specific time, it’s advisable to get a new survey if significant time has passed or if there have been major changes to the land or its use.

Can I Rely on an Old Survey of My Property?

While old surveys can provide valuable historical information, relying solely on them can be risky. Landscape changes, shifts in land, or updated regulations might render old surveys inaccurate or non-compliant. For any critical decisions or transactions, it’s advisable to obtain a new, updated survey.

CONTACT US

For any request or to get more information about our services, please contact us. Our team is always ready to assist you, whether it’s providing details about the application process, explaining our job in detail, or assisting you with location-specific requirements. Let’s plan your next project together!