Property Development

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...

Zoning Frequently Asked Questions

Zoning FAQ NYC

  Zoning FAQ NYC   The following are New York City¬† Zoning Frequently Asked Questions we receive in our New York Architecture Firm: Fontan Architecture. Residential Zoning FAQ Small Zoning Lots Q. Can I build multifamily on a small zoning lot? A. The NYC Zoning Resolution identifies minimum lot sizes for residential...

Special Natural Area District

Special Natural Area District

New York City has four Special Natural Area Districts. These Natural Areas are meant to protect wildlife, aquatic life, plant life and the natural beauty of the designated areas. Special Natural Area Districts in NYC There are four Special Natural Area Districts in NYC: NA-1 Emerson Hill,...

Development Architect NYC

Development Architect NYC

New York City is a complicated place for property development. NYC Zoning and Building codes are complicated, as well as filing protocols. A property development architect in NYC should be familiar with NYC Zoning, Building Codes, Protocols, Construction Methods, and of course building design.   Property Development...