Land Surveying Services in South Texas

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Commercial & Retail Surveys

Commercial surveys will show the boundary of the property as well as the improvements located on the property, any building lines and easements that are shown on the recorded plat or disclosed the schedule b items as disclosed per the title commitment, and any requirements from the lender. (Category 1A Condition II or ALTA/NSPS requirements will be completed at the client’s request provided we are informed at the beginning of the project.)  Learn more about Commercial & Retail Surveys.

Topography Surveys

Topography surveys show the elevation of specific points on the property. The points to be surveyed or the spacing grid is agreed or with the client before the works starts. Existing utility information, location, size, etc. can be included at the clients’ request.  Learn more about Topography Surveys.

UAS & Aerial Drone Services

All South Texas Surveying drones are paired with traditional surveying methods and proper procedures to deliver quality results on every project.  In addition to the quality results that our surveying drones provide, you will be receiving top notch efficiency in surveying, therefore, saving you time and money.  Learn more about UAV & Aerial Drone Services.

Residential Title Surveys

Residential title surveys meet title company requirements to close real estate transactions.  Learn more about Residential Surveys.

Tree Surveys

Tree surveys show location, size and type of trees to meet the individual needs of builders, developers, or architects to submit to certain city entities that may require a tree survey to obtain a building permit.  Learn more about Tree Surveys.

Elevation Certificates

Elevation certificates are forms issued by FEMA for clients to use to obtain flood insurance, builders to use to obtain building permits, builder to use to satisfy city officials for interim slab and final elevations.  Learn more about Elevation Certificates.

Complete Platting Services

We prepare “turn-key” platting services for city and county entities in the Houston Metropolitan Area. This includes preparation of the plats, submittal to the appropriate entity, meeting and follow-ups throughout the platting process until the plat is recorded.  Learn more about our Complete Platting Services.


An ALTA Survey is a detailed survey performed by a registered licensed surveyor, prepared in accordance with the standards specified by the American Land Title Association (ALTA) and the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS).  Learn more about ALTA/NSPS Surveys.

Category 1A Land Title Surveys

A Category 1A Land Title Survey locates all important factors affecting boundary locations, ownership lines, rights of way, and easements within or adjacent to a tract of land.  This survey is required whenever a property transaction requires a title policy.  Learn more about Category 1A Land Title Surveys.

Boundary Surveys

We offer standard, ALTA/NSPS, and Category 1A boundary surveys.  Learn more about Boundary Surveys.

Construction Surveys

We perform construction staking and site layout to interpret construction plans and mark out reference points prior to starting your project -- locate building corners, building envelopes, driveways, drainage structures, and other improvements.  Learn more about Construction Surveys.

Surveying Texas Property for Over 40 Years

Bonded and insured, we offer all phases of land surveying, including but not limited to ALTA/NSPS land title surveys, Category 1A Condition II surveys, residential surveys, multifamily surveys, topographic surveys, construction surveys, platting services and elevation certificates.

We have extensive experience all property types including small and large acreage vacant tracts, apartment complexes, shopping centers, hospitals, office buildings, industrial sites, cell towers, and much more.

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Reliable & Fast Service

The South Texas Surveying family is dedicated to our clients because we understand the importance of each and every project we undertake. It is our family’s name that we take pride in, therefore it is our mission to make sure that every time we take on a survey project, we give it our all.

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