Survey Quotes / Orders2018-11-28T15:19:12-06:00

Survey Quotes / Orders

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Please check the type of survey you are requesting:Boundary SurveyA survey performed to establish or to re-establish a boundary line on the ground. The data can then be used to create a map or plat of the surveyed area. Lines will be marked and encroachments will be observed.ALTA/NSPS SurveyA set of standards, established by the American Land Title Association and the National Society of Professional Surveyors. These particular surveys are used for title insurance purposes.TopographicA survey to determine the configuration of the surface of the earth and the location of natural and artificial objects. The survey will show detailed contour data that will show elevation change and can then be used for constructing new buildings, homes, roads, etc.ConstructionA survey in which measurements are performed while construction is in process. These measurements are used for elevation, horizontal position and dimensions. They are used to determine the adequacy of completion and to obtain essential dimensions for computing construction pay quantities.Elevation CertificateAn elevation certificate is a document that states the flood zone status of real property. Field observations are performed using the information provided from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).FEMA LOMA SubmittalA Letter of Map Amendment (LOMA) is issued because a property has been inadvertently mapped as being in the floodplain. Field observations are performed to show that the property has been mistakenly placed and a LOMA will be sent to have the property removed from the floodplain. Other (Please Provide Description)
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As we navigate through the new, unprecedented waters of the COVID-19 pandemic, please know that we take this seriously.  SMS is committed to the well-being of our clients, employees, their families and the general population.

On March 30, 2020, Governor Pritzker announced an extension to the shelter-in-home order through the end of April to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Our office at 215 Market Street will continue to be closed through April 30, 2020. However, all SMS team members are working remotely in order to maintain a continuity of business.

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