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2b. How to Read a Survey Plan


45 minutes
Survey Plans

About this training

Six simple steps to help you identify potential boundary issues.

About this Course
Initially overwhelming in their complexity, land survey plans are remarkably easy to read…if you know how. This course will give you the tools to be able to read and interpret most surveys that come across your desk, and in doing so provide you with a lens on the property that can illuminate boundary and title issues hidden not visible to the naked eye.

What You’ll Learn
- The 6-Step BoundaryWise process for reading a survey plan.
- Identify the property boundaries and calculate their dimensions.
- Spot easement and encroachment traps that could make your deal go sour.
- How to use the survey plan to do boundary due diligence at the property.