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Utilization of Products of Cadastral Survey

For Reduction in Trouble concerning Land

Unconfirmed boundary of land is easy to cause various troubles.

Cadastral Survey is helpful to prevent from the following trouble happening.

  • If you purchase a piece of land and measure the area, you find it different from the acreage of registry book.
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  • If you are going to rebuild the wall, the neighbor landowner says,” You have wrong boundary!”
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  • You can’t find the accurate position of inherited land.
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For Smooth Transaction of Interests in Land

Without Cadastral Survey, you need time to confirm the boundary and you may find it different the area between registry book and actual survey when you deal in land.
With Cadastral Survey done, there will be the accurate land condition reflected to the land registry book, and you can deal in or subdivide the land with safe and reliability.
For Smooth Transaction of Interests in Land

For Urban Development

Utilizing the product of Cadastral Survey as a basic data, it’s possible to make a plan for urban development in detail. For Urban Development

For Smooth Public Works

If maintenance of public road or sewerage and planning of station redevelopment is carried out, it may waste a lot of time and work for prior survey.
With Cadastral Survey done, public works will make smooth progress because it’s easy working and confirming boundaries.
For Smooth Public Works

For Disaster Restoration

Missing boundary of land may take time in restoring the area if disaster such as earthquake, volcano eruption, landslide, and flood occurs.
With Cadastral Survey done, even if disaster occurs, there should be swift restoration with the geographical coordinates of land boundary.
For Disaster Restoration


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