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New Contemporary House Design

New Contemporary House Designs

The following are modern and contemporary homes we designed. They are all very different but share that they are 21st century contemporary architectural designs.   Contemporary Lake House Design Modern & Contemporary Townhouse Design Concrete HouseĀ  Modern 2 Family House Design Round House Design   Contemporary Lake House...

Narrow Lot NYC

Narrow Lot NYC Zoning

In New York City the Zoning Resolution requires residential properties to have a minimum lot width. If a property is narrow this can make side yards difficult to provide. The Zoning Codes have a stipulation for narrow lots that allow you to reduce the side...

C2-5 Zoning NYC

C2-5 Zoning NYC

C2-5 Zoning is a Local Retail and Local Services Commercial Overlay Zoning District in NYC. As a commercial overlay C2-5 is mapped in residential Zoning Districts but allows for commercial use.   C2-5 Zoning The C2-5 Zoning District is a sub district of C2 Commercial Overlays Zoning in...

C2-4 Zoning NYC

C2-4 Zoning NYC

C2-4 Zoning is a Local Retail and Local Services Commercial Overlay Zoning District in NYC. As a commercial overlay C2-4 is mapped in residential Zoning Districts but allows for commercial use.   C2-4 Zoning The C2-4 Zoning District is a sub district of C2 Commercial Overlays Zoning in...

C2-3 Zoning NYC

C2-3 Zoning NYC

C2-3 Zoning is a Local Retail and Local Services Commercial Overlay Zoning District in NYC. As a commercial overlay C1-3 is mapped in residential Zoning Districts but allows for commercial use.   C2-3 Zoning The C2-3 Zoning District is a sub district of C2 Commercial Overlays Zoning in...

C2-2 Zoning NYC

C2-2 Zoning NYC

C2-2 Zoning is a Local Retail and Local Services Commercial Overlay Zoning District in NYC. As a commercial overlay C2-2 is mapped in residential Zoning Districts but allows for commercial use.   C2-2 Zoning The C2-2 Zoning District is a sub district of C2 Commercial Overlays Zoning in...

C2-1 Zoning NYC

C2-1 Zoning NYC

C2-1 Zoning is a Local Retail and Local Services Commercial Overlay Zoning District in NYC. As a commercial overlay C2-1 is mapped in residential Zoning Districts and allows for commercial use in residential zones.   C2-1 Zoning The C2-1 Zoning District is a sub district of C2 Commercial...

C1-5 Zoning NYC

C1-5 Zoning NYC

C1-5 Zoning is a Local Retail and Local Services Commercial Overlay Zoning District in NYC. As a commercial overlay C1-5 is mapped in residential Zoning Districts but allows for commercial use.   C1-5 Zoning The C1-5 Zoning District is a sub district of C1 Commercial Overlays Zoning in...

C1-4 Zoning NYC

C1-4 Zoning NYC

C1-4 Zoning is a Local Retail and Local Services Commercial Overlay Zoning District in NYC. As a commercial overlay C1-4 is mapped in residential Zoning Districts allowing for commercial use.   C1-4 Zoning The C1-4 Zoning District is a sub district of C1 Commercial Overlays Zoning in NYC. C1...