Here is a list
Questions (FAQ's) from individuals and businesses regarding standard
Q: What is surveying
A: A process
of direct measurement and analysis
specifically designed to document the existence, the identity, the
location, and the dimension or size of natural or artificial features
on land or in the air, space or water for the purpose of producing
accurate and reliable maps, suitable for visualization, if needed.
This may also include
the property like elevations, improvements made (i.e.
your home or other buildings), well locations, fences, neighbors
fences, etc. This is done through office research as well as
field work, and may include setting corner markers, stakes, flagging,
etc. An official land survey can only be completed by a Professional
Land Surveyor and Mapper
registered with the state board. In this case, Florida.
C&A Engineers and Surveyors not only has this
licensure, but also holds a license for a registered
Engineer in Florida.
Q: Why do I need a
A: You may need a land survey for many reasons,
but here are some of the most common:
you sell or buy property it assists the bank and title
company with their evaluations of property value and former and current
occupants who may claim some ownership to the property.
vacant, you may want to build a home or add an
survey ensures you do not build outside of the
boundaries and within the setbacks.
up a fence, or possibly ensuring that your
neighbors fence does not encroach on your property.
the land for resale or gift. Refinancing or taking a home
Q: What makes one
surveyor better than another?
A: This may be a gray
area to some, but from the perspective of owners and management at
C&A Engineers and Surveyors we believe the best surveyor holds
number of essential traits including commitment to service, integrity,
of accuracy, experience in the field of surveying,
mathematics, public policy, land development and zoning, and
ability to communicate effectively.
Q: How much does a
A: That depends on many factors, but here
are some of the considerations made when determining price:
- - Is the property in a
- - How large is the
property (i.e. acreage), how dense the
brush, and/or how difficult the terrain to traverse?
- - How many improvements
are on the property?
- - How much research
to be completed? Are
there encumbrances, unclear title, etc.?
- - How soon does the
be completed? This includes research, field work,
the survey using C.A.D., signing, sealing and delivery to proper party.
- - Have we surveyed the
property before, or one nearby?
have more than 60 years of survey data for a broad geographic
central Florida, and have surveyed over 30,000 pieces of property.
- If your survey is near one we've done, it can positively
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Why choose C&A Engineers and Surveyors for all your
- We have surveyed over
30,000 parcels of property and have
than 60 years of survey data for a broad geographic area in central
technology allows our immediate access to
details about your property that facilitate a rapid turnaround for you.
We love what we do and
this is our specialty...surveying.
Along with that capability we also have more than 60 combined
years experience in the fields of Engineering, Development, Real
Estate, Construction, Computer Science, Analytics,
Communications and common sense.
- See our
list of companies who regularly choose C&A to provide
their survey needs. Other great names you can count on!
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