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Having trouble clearing land use and zoning hurdles? Talk to a local zoning lawyer

6/18/2015 | Real Estate Blog

Real estate developers know that a wide array of issues needs to be addressed throughout the duration of a project. From permit to occupancy, there are potential obstacles that could hold up and even derail the whole endeavor.

If you’re a developer, then you need on your side an experienced legal professional who knows the applicable federal, state and local processes for keeping your project on track. Regulatory and zoning hurdles can be costly if not anticipated and quickly addressed.

The real estate law attorneys of Kaplin Stewart handle every kind of land use and zoning issue. Our clients range from homeowners to publicly traded companies, so we have the experience and resources to take on projects large and small.

Here are some examples of the kinds of issues you may need a law firm such as ours to address:

  • Environmental issues
  • Grading permits
  • Special use permits
  • Site plan approvals
  • Subdivision approvals
  • Variances
  • Issues related to condos, planned communities, townhouses and single-family home developments
  • Commercial real estate developments
  • Highway occupancy and traffic-related issues
  • Applications to federal, state and local agencies

At Kaplin Stewart, we provide legal advice to our clients at every stage of the development process. We also handle real estate and land use litigation when disputes arise.

You probably already know how difficult it can be to deal with zoning boards and planning agencies, especially if you don’t know the relevant processes and who to talk to get things done. Don’t hesitate to make your life easier by working with an experienced land use and zoning attorney.

To learn more, please visit Kaplin Stewart’s zoning overview.