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Nonconforming uses in land development

Boston area property developers are used to the many issues that can come up during their project. From variances to real estate permits to nonconforming structures, there is always something that needs to be figured out. Nonconforming uses is a common issue for many Boston area properties.

Amazon secretly behind huge new real estate development

Some real estate deals have the potential to change an entire local economy. When Internet giant Amazon announced it was looking for areas to host a new headquarters, cities in Massachusetts and all over the country fought for what they hoped would be a great opportunity.

Boston slowly making changes to increase housing units

State and local agencies in Massachusetts tend to be resistant to any changes in zoning, or just about any other issue in real estate. Occasionally however, local governments can be open to new ideas about land development, with some good results for property owners and business.

How do commercial leases differ from residential leases?

Whether your business is brand new, several decades old or somewhere in-between, a commercial space in which to conduct business can be a game-changer for the business. Whether this is your first time experiencing a commercial lease or you've gone through the process before, there are a few things to know. Commercial leases aren't identical to residential leasing in the process, so don't expect it to be.

Does a real estate permit pertain to conducting your business?

Whether you are an established business looking to expand into new markets or into other facets of the business, or a new business looking to get off the ground, permits can affect your day-to-day operations. Every business in Massachusetts is different, and some will be subject to more regulations than others. What regulations a business must comply with depends on the industry and scope of business activities. Whether you are renting a space or breaking ground on a new facility, every business has its own needs in terms of real estate permits.

Don't navigate the process of real estate permits alone

Moving through the land development process requires tenacity, strategy, and many, many permits. Navigating this path of alone can bring up several types of legal troubles that can quickly derail the project if not handled correctly. That's why it's important to have experienced assistance on your side during a land development project.

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