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Parasite Review Architecture in Film

Parasite Architecture in Film Review

Parasite is a film by Bong Joon-Ho that came out in 2019. The director uses the house in the film like a character in the movie. The architecture within the film sets up character development, dichotomies, mood, and a long string of metaphors. As an...

NYC Residential Property Development

NYC Residential Property Development Checklist

  NYC Residential Property Development Checklist   Property Survey Environmental Site¬†Assessment Easements Deed Restrictions Previous Air Rights Deals Grandfathered Conditions Landmark Violations Underlying Zoning District Commercial Overlay Special Zoning District Small Zoning Lots Year of Apportionment Sliver Law Contextual District Inclusionary Housing Proposed Rezoning Flood Zone Environmental...

Legally Required Windows

Legally Required Windows

  Legally Required Windows are windows that must be provided to satisfy a code requirement for example a bedroom must have a window as per code. This would be considered a Legally Required Window.   Legally Required Window Certain spaces with buildings have window requirements as per code. These...

Special Sheepshead Bay Zoning District

Sheepshead Bay Zoning

  The Special Sheepshead Bay Zoning District in Brooklyn is one of many special zoning districts in New York City. Special Districts have additional zoning requirements otherwise not stipulated in the Zoning Resolution.   Sheepshead Bay Zoning The Sheepshead Bay Zoning District is Broken up into 8 Areas. Areas:...

Special Hudson Yards Zoning

Special Hudson Yards Zoning District

  The Special Hudson Yards Zoning District is one of many special zoning districts in New York City. Special Districts have additional zoning requirements otherwise not stipulated in the Zoning Resolution specific only to those locations.   Hudson Yards Zoning District The Special Hudson Yards Zoning District covers the...

Special Park Improvement District

Special Park Improvement Zoning District NYC

  The Special Park Improvement District is one of many special zoning districts in New York City. Special Districts have additional zoning requirements otherwise not stipulated in the Zoning Resolution specific only to those locations.   Park Improvement Zoning The Special Park Improvement District covers the area of Park...