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First you should determine if that use is allowed in the zone in which the property is located.  If it is, then you have to get the proper permits to do the renovation work if any is necessary an ...Read more

When looking for a land use attorney, I always find it helpful to find the person tat appears most often in front of the Board of Adjustment or Planning Board.  That attorney will be familiar wit ...Read more

In all likelihood, the day care facility did not purchase these lots without being assured that the property could be used for parking.  Before you go to much trouble,  I would first confirm ...Read more

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Housing Development in Texas Cities: Up or Out?

When the Texas Population Projections 2010 to 2050 report was released by the State Demographer’s Office, several issues relating to urban planning and land use regulation suddenl ... Read more

Land Development in Floodplains: Technology to Guide State and Local Decisi

 Land use and development in areas that experience seasonal or periodic flooding is complicated. Responsibilities in the event of a flood that causes property and land damage are spread out among ... Read more

Massachusetts Permit Session Jurisdiction Explained

On February 27th, the Massachusetts Appeals Court again held that certain land use appeals under Mass. G.L.c. 185, §3A, cannot be brought in Housing Court – they may only be brought in Supe ... Read more

Requirements for a Home Addition

Many of us love where we live.  We love our home, our yard, our location, our neighbors, etc.  However, over time, we can sometimes outgrow our house.  A house big enough for two may si ... Read more

NUDES, DUDES and ZONING DISPUTES

    Anyone who has participated in a local zoning controversy—whether as a property owner desiring to alter the use of a parcel, a nearby property owner displeased with the propos ... Read more

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