What Are Utility Easements?

October 24, 2018 11:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

If you’re hoping to invest in a new piece of property, or if you’re planning to plant some tall trees or construct a new building on your existing land, it’s important that you first have a comprehensive understanding of any utility easements that may be on the property in question, and any associated restrictions that you need to obey. Easements are small sections of your property, usually travelling in a parallel line through your property or along its edge, that your local utility company has laid claim to in the past. While the utility doesn’t actually own this piece of... View Article

How to Settle Property Disputes Through Land Surveying

October 8, 2018 8:54 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Nobody wants to get into a fight with their neighbor. After all, it isn’t easy to avoid someone who lives a few feet away, and neighbors are often the ones we rely on when an emergency arises. But unfortunately, sometimes a dispute with a neighbor is hard to avoid. The question of where one person’s property ends and another’s begins is one of the most common topics of disagreements between neighbors. Fortunately, there is an easy and reliable way to settle such a dispute: investing in topographical surveying in Mobile, AL. Read on to learn about how property disputes arise,... View Article