Buying a Home? Know the Property with Quality Land Surveying in Albuquerque, NM

If you are looking to buy a property in Albuquerque, NM, land surveying should be at the top of your to-do list. Not only do most lenders require a current survey, but you also want to know exactly what kind of land you've considered buying.


Furthermore, you can use land surveying as a tool to set insurance rates, settle land disputes, plan property construction, and more!

We offer a variety of services including:

  • FEMA flood elevation certificates: This service determines the elevation of the land or structure in reference to the FEMA flood insurance rate map designations. Many insurance companies or mortgage lenders require this survey for flood insurance.
  • As-built improvement surveys: This survey confirms the construction of improvements matches the construction plans. If there are differences, an as-built survey drawing will be prepared to show those differences.
  • Home builder permit plot plan & lot fit packages: This package includes a plot plan, which is a representation of a proposed house on a lot and a lot fit package, which is tool that home builders use to determine which plans fit on which lots.
Part of our land surveying in Albuquerque, NM
  • Control & right-of-way surveys: Control surveys define the rights of a landowner who wants to provide a portion of land for use by a different person or entity.
  • Metes & bounds legal descriptions: This is an official description of the boundary lines of the property.
  • Topographic surveys: These drawings shows the locations of man-made and natural features using contour lines. They will also indicate elevation.
  • Subdivision & land division surveys: This service is used to divide an existing parcel of land into two or more parcels of land, all while adhering to the applicable jurisdictions, requirements, and state surveying statutes.
  • ALTA/ACSM land title surveys: Typically prepared for commercial properties. This survey shows rights-of-way, easements, improvements, etc.
  • GPS surveys: This technique for land surveying in Albuquerque, NM uses satellite technology to determine different heights and positions on the surface of the earth.
  • Boundary reconciliations & surveys: This service will show the exact boundary lines and corners for a piece of land. This will be necessary if any construction is to take place near a property line. Additionally, this service can settle property line disputes.
  • Construction staking & foundation stakeouts: Construction staking lays out improvements for construction purposes including, control, grading, roadways, utility location, storm drain, structures, and other improvements displayed on construction drawings. The foundation stakeout helps to accurately place a proposed house within the lot.

Community Sciences Corporation is dedicated to providing cost-effective, accurate, fast land surveys, and has been since 1974 in Albuquerque, NM. Land surveying is our passion, and with a highly-qualified staff and experienced land surveyors, we are committed to excellence on every job.


We are dedicated to providing our customers with accurate, cost-effective land surveying in Albuquerque, NM. Give us a call at 505.897.0000 for quote on your project. We look forward to working with you!