What Does R1 Zoning Mean in Real Estate?

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When it comes to buying, developing, or appraising real estate, zoning is an important factor to take into consideration. Land zoning laws have been around for almost 100 years in the United States, and they apply to almost all properties. Zoning dictates what can and cannot be built on a property. As a general rule, … Read more

How to Find Any Property on a Zoning Map

Find Any Property on a Zoning Map Cover Photo

Let’s face it, when you first open a zoning map, it can be pretty intimidating, especially if it’s for a large city. Since a good majority of cities haven’t converted their zoning maps to GIS yet, we’re stuck with the print version instead. If the map is in a PDF format, you can usually search … Read more