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Olivia, Other/Just Looking in 60639

Hi, I'm having a dispute with my neighbor and need a plat of survey to settle the issue. Unfortunately, I never received one at closing because

Asked by Olivia, 60639 Tue Jan 1, 2013

the owner was not obligated to provide me with one. Could someone tell me where I might find one? How much I could be looking to pay? I appreciate your help.

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well if you want text me your number and ill give you the number to a good and propably the most resonible price/most compaines will try to take advantage of the situation i used the yellow pages i paid like close to 300 for mine and there were places trying to charge me as much as 1400 so be careful
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Hi: I'm in a similar situation, I just closed on a HUD property and they did not provide a copy of the Plat Survey....will need one by the end of November 2013.

Thank you,

JoAnn
Flag Mon Nov 11, 2013
There are a couple of ways to get a plat of survey. When you purchased the property it had to be surveyed and at closing time a copy of that survey would have been given to you. Alternatively, you can hire a surveyor to survey your property.
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If you never got a plat, which you should have at the time of purchase at the closing table, but now that you do not have one, you will have to hire a surveyor, and there are many in the city of Chicago, pay the fee and they will survey the lot and provide you with a new plat survey....

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You can call a survey company. They average about $500.
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Cost for a plat of survey should be $400-500 for a standard chicago lot.

Try pricing this company: http://www.surveyorsland.com/

Erik Sachs
RpV Realty and Development
Cell 773/368-5515
Email esachs@rpvinc.com
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