Zoning laws, which are constantly changing, dictate how a commercial site or property can be constructed, remodeled, or used for business. Lenders, banks, financiers, insurers and buyers need to ensure their real estate investment is well protected.
Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 15, 2013
With the volume increase in real estate purchases in Austin, it is important to consider zoning due diligence prior to purchase. The Planning & Zoning Resource Corporation (PZR) is now offering services in Austin and throughout the state of Texas.
Zoning and land use due diligence has become an important factor for any commercial real estate transaction. Zoning laws, which are constantly changing, dictate how a commercial site or property can be constructed, remodeled, or used for business. Lenders, banks, financiers, insurers and buyers need to ensure their real estate investment is well protected.
Investigation of zoning due diligence will identify if the property can be used for new business, the number of parking spaces in existence is more or less than approved by zoning variances, part of the building structure is not in compliance, property is involved in a legal dispute unknown to others, zoning codes have recently changed and require remodeling/additions and more. Interviews with local municipal officials may be required to complete proper due diligence is compliant with acceptable zoning ordinances with respect to usage, parking, setbacks, height, density, coverage requirements, etc.
Due diligence information is especially useful to buyers (individuals, banks, businesses, etc.), lawyers, title companies, mortgage companies, lenders, title companies, etc. The Planning & Zoning resource company has been the industry leader for over 10 years and has created a library of over 20,000 municipal contacts to offer services in obtaining municipal documents such as: zoning verification letters, zoning reports (PZR Report), building and zoning code violation letters, certificates of occupancy, building permits, variances (special use permits, conditional use permits), planned unit developments, site plans, zoning codes.
The Planning and Zoning Resource Company is the nation’s largest provider of zoning due diligence and analysis while being the sole provider and creator of the PZR Report. PZR provides its clients with zoning report formats that are supported by municipal documentations that produces reliable, independently confirmed statements that speaks to the compliance of property’s existing use, setbacks, height, density and parking. Their research includes specific zoning designation of the site as established by the current municipal code, uses allowed under the zoning designation established by the zoning ordinance, minimum setback requirements, building height and story requirements for compliance, minimum parking requirements and special circumstances that are in need on consideration. Additionally, PZR specializes in document acquisition for zoning and building code documents in all 50 states.
For additional information about the Planning and Zoning Resource Company please contact David Anderson at 1.800.344.2944, firstname.lastname@example.org, or http://www.pzr.com.