NYC Zoning Lot Types: Corner, Interior, & Through

NYC Zoning Lot Types: Corner, Interior, & Through

The NYC Zoning Resolution outlines 3 types of zoning lots. There are Corner Lots, Through Lots, and the most common Zoning Lot, Interior Lots. Zoning requirements vary depending on the type of lot. The NYC Zoning Resolution has a definition for the term Zoning Lot...
NYC Zoning Setback

NYC Zoning Setback

Architecturally a building setback is a building face that is recessed from the rest of the building. In zoning a setback is the distance a building or portion of a building must be recessed from a property line or other designated point of reference. Setback...
Wide Street / Narrow Street NYC Zoning

Wide Street / Narrow Street NYC Zoning

NYC Zoning uses the tern “Wide Street” and “Narrow Street” these are precise terms that affect what zoning regulations are applicable on your property. A Wide Street is a street that is greater than or equal to  75 feet wide. A Narrow Street is...
R8X Zoning NYC

R8X Zoning NYC

R8X Zoning in NYC is high density residential zoning district. This is contextual zoning which means following the Quality Housing Program Requirements. R8X Zoning is found in Manhattan, The Bronx, and Brooklyn. This post will only be addressing R8X Zoning, here is a...
R7X Zoning NYC, Multifamily Residential

R7X Zoning NYC, Multifamily Residential

In NYC R7X Zoning is a medium density residential zoning district. It is a contextual zone and must follow the regulations for the Quality Housing Program. R7X is found in Manhattan, The Bronx, Brooklyn , and Queens. This post will focused on R7X Contextual Zoning,...
R7D Zoning NYC, Multifamily Residential

R7D Zoning NYC, Multifamily Residential

In NYC R7D Zoning is a medium density residential zoning district. It is a contextual zone and must follow the regulations for the Quality Housing Program. R7D is found in Manhattan, The Bronx, Brooklyn , and Queens. This post will focused on R7D Contextual Zoning,...