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Does a surveyor have the right to change a legal description

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from one POB to another...
Does a surveyor have the right to change a legal description from one POB to another, completely opposite POB?
JA: Where is the property located?
Customer: Volusia county Florida
JA: Has any paperwork been filed?
Customer: Deed says one POB before Hwy expansion....but has a completely different POB & legal description from different POB now
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Have two surveys & both are wrong! Both based on secondary POB. But when you look at deed of 3 surrounding parcels...you can clearly see there is an error.
Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Real Estate Law
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What was the purpose of the survey? Was there an existing legal or was this survey for the purpose of determining the legal description?

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