Thursday, July 20, 2017

Elevation Certificate in Bergen County, NJ

Do you need flood insurance for your home or business in Bergen County? If so you should look into getting an Elevation Certificate with Omland & Osterkorn. We at Omland & Osterkorn are an experienced and proficient engineering firm that can grant you an Elevation Certificate in Bergen County NJ for your property. 

What is an Elevation Certificate in Bergen County NJ? It's a certificate that shows if your property is within a flood zone and how extensive the flood risks are. The National Flood Insurance Program uses Elevation Certificates to document base elevation levels in commercial and residential areas.
Elevation Certificate in Bergen County NJ

Elevation Certificates are important for the Federal Emergency Management Association (FEMA), so they can better study floods and prepare for potential flood emergencies in the future. If you have flood insurance, an Elevation Certificate in Bergen County, NJ, can help lower your rates if in case there is a flooding emergency. An elevation certificate is also an important tool for ensuring that flood management and elevation is in compliance with municipal regulations.  

If your property isn't at a flood risk, you would still need an Elevation Certificate as form of verification. Omland & Osterkorn has surveyors that can inspect your property and determine whether you would need an Elevation Certificate in Bergen County NJ. Our signature and raised seal will validate that the Elevation Certificate you have is an approved one.

If you would like more information on Elevation Certificates in Bergen County NJ or would like to schedule an appointment with Omland & Osterkorn, contact us at (201) 899-3413.

Friday, July 14, 2017

Property Survey in Bergen County NJ

Buying a property is a significant investment. Therefore, it is important that you understand the condition of and facts about the property so that you can make informed decisions about buying, selling or developing any parcel of land. To learn these essential details, you will need to arrange a property survey in Bergen County NJ

Omland & Osterkorn, a professional engineering firm in Bergen County, NJ offers an array of land surveys to help you get a better understanding of your property. Some of the surveys we perform include Title Surveys, Boundary Surveys, Topographic Surveys and more.
Property Survey in Bergen County NJ

Title Surveys 

Our title surveys focus on the value and utility of the property. Our expert surveyors help our clients understand their exact rights and limitations with regards to the property.

Boundary Surveys

Our boundary surveys determine the legal limits of your property so that you can understand what can be done with your land and your rights and responsibilities with regards your immediate neighbors. We also determine if the property is in a flood area to help you get a flood elevation certificate.

Topographic Surveys 

Our Topographic Surveys look more into the natural shape of the property and determine what aspects of the land can be beneficial or a hindrance to design projects. 

Omland and Osterkorn's surveyors are there to help you make smart decisions about your property. Additionally, they can create a site plan to direct its development. 

If you would like more information or want to schedule an appointment with Omland & Osterkorn to conduct a property survey in Bergen County NJ, contact us today at (201) 899-3413.

Flood Elevation Certificate

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