Tag Archives: land development

 What is Set-out Survey? A Set-out Survey accurately marks out the location of critical points in a construction or building project. These critical points could include the walls, specific design features, levels, and corners of a proposed build. More simply, it is the accurate transfer of information from the proposed plan to the ground. Set-out […]

If you are in the early stages of your development project, you may have been told that you need a Site Analysis Survey of your property. Sometimes, a Site Analysis may also be called a ResCode Survey, Site Description or Site Context Plan.   What is a Site Analysis Survey? A Site Analysis Survey is […]

Did you know that not all land surveyors are the same? It might surprise you to know that land surveyors can hold a broad range of qualifications. Qualification levels include on-the-job learning, TAFE diplomas, bachelor’s degrees and industry licensing. Because of this, not all land surveyors are licensed to carry out the breadth of land […]

Subdividing your property is an exciting venture for any property owner. However, the process can become a complex and drawn-out one. If this is your first subdivision, navigating council requirements, local service authorities and contractors can be challenging. However, with a good understanding of the general process and the help of your land surveyor, your […]

What is a Feature & Level Survey? A Feature & Level Survey is often the first point of call for any land development project. They are an essential tool used by homeowners, property developers, engineers, architects, and local council. Feature & Level Surveys provide a detailed view of the existing site conditions of your property. […]

If you have ever owned a property and have undertaken any sort of development on that property, you’ve probably been told, “you need to talk to a surveyor”. The key question is always, “what type of surveyor do you really need?” Many people will confuse land surveyors and building surveyors, given we work in the […]

Have you been hitting the weekend inspections and auctions hoping to find a potential property for subdivision? Do you know which properties make for the best subdivision projects? Be sure to check out our helpful hints below so you can choose the right property for your subdivision project.   When choosing a property for subdivision, […]

Buying a new home or property can be one of the most exciting moments in a person’s life. In this excitement, many new property owners will often forget to complete a vital step in the purchasing process – the Title Re-establishment Survey. Having your new property’s title re-established by a licensed land surveyor is crucial […]

Subdivision is the process of creating individual titles for land parcels, units, apartments, shops and commercial and industrial buildings to enable their separate sale. Every subdivision must comply with the requirements of the local planning scheme. The first step in the subdivision process is to assess if the Town Planning Controls allow for subdivision in […]