NYC DOB

NYC Building Violations

There are different types of NYC Building Violations: DOB, ECB, HPD, and LPC all issue violations for various reasons. Violations are serious and need to be dealt with. Building violations can result in penalties or even a vacate order on the premises.   NYC Building Violations Building violations...

Permit For Building A Wall NYC

Building a wall in NYC requires a permit. This means you will need to hire an architect and file plans with the Department Of Buildings to get a permit before you can start construction.   Building a Wall NYC Building a wall in a building or house will...

Buying a Building with Building Violations

Purchasing A Building With Violations NYC

If you are purchasing a building with violations in New York City you must resolve and clear all violations. NYC building violations are serious business and need to be taken care of. You will not be held liable for penalties due on the building (if...

NYC Building Permits

NYC Building Permits

There are different types of NYC Building Permits. A construction or building permit must be acquired before you begin any construction project in NYC including new buildings and renovations or alterations. In NYC building permit applications must be filed by an R.A. Registerd Architect or...

NYC Zoning Variance

Zoning Variance NYC

What Is a Zoning Variance? A Zoning Variance is a special approval to develop a property in a manner that does not completely conform with the Zoning Regulations. Zoning Variances are typically issued when a property has a unique condition that causes a hardship on the...

Homeowners Night

Help From NYC DOB

Renovating and building in New York can be difficult. From trying to find an architect to selecting a contractor. The process can be daunting. Fortunately, the Department of Building offers free assistance in the form of Homeowners’­ Night. Homeowner’s Night is every Tuesday night from...