Palm Coast Land Use, Zoning & Development
Legal Assistance for Land Use, Zoning & Development
Land Use, Zoning and Development
The highly skilled real estate development attorneys of Chiumento Dwyer Hertel Grant, have over thirty years experience in assisting businesses and individuals in the area of land use, zoning and development. Our firm is well well-versed in dealing with Florida’s intricate real estate laws and regulations and the necessary procedures to get construction and development plans approved in a timely fashion.
Our real estate development attorneys’ areas of expertise:
- Residential, Commercial and Industrial Development
- Developments of Regional Impact (DRI)
- Condominium Law
- Construction and Design
- Zoning and Land Use
Residential, Commercial and Industrial Development
When dealing with planned communities, most notably the planning, zoning and DRI aspects, the process can be cumbersome. Our qualified attorneys will assess a full range of necessary legal matters in order to structure the entity’s documents appropriately.
Developments of Regional Impact
Our attorneys actively represent clients in all aspects of the DRI process. We are an integral part of the development team which allows us to better assist our clients in obtaining the necessary development approvals in the most efficient and cost effective manner. Our representation does not end here, we continue to follow-up with the real estate transaction even after DRI approval.
Special Districts and Community Development Districts (CDDs)
A CDD is an independent local special-purpose government that can levy taxes/assessments and issue bonds. Our attorney’s has a longstanding legal relationship with various CDDs. We bring solutions and negotiate on a wide range of agreements with state and local agencies creating viable alternatives to conventional regulatory practices.
Our firm represents developers, owners and associations of new and converted residential, office, commercial and landsite condominiums in projects ranging from small residential to large luxury residential condominiums, mixed-use and commercial condominiums. We provide extensive service to our condominium developer clients including:
- Document Preparation of Contracts, Bylaws and Declarations
- Plan Processing
- Litigation Representation
Construction and Design
We represent owners, developers, general contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers in all aspects of residential construction. We have extensive experience in design and construction projects including:
- Contract Preparation and Negotiation
- Contract Administration
- Analysis and Resolution of Claims and Disputes
- Permitting and Code Enforcement Issues
- Dispute Review Board
- Arbitration Proceedings
Zoning and Land Use
Real estate development is heavily regulated at the local, state and federal level. Even experienced developers can encounter bureaucratic roadblocks which can cause devastating impacts to the timing and cost of the proposed development.
Our attorneys are in tune with changes in zoning and land use and have long term relationships with local governments. They will assist you in obtaining the various permits and approvals required in land development.
Need legal assistance with a planned community? Contact real estate lawyers Chiumento Dwyer Hertel Grant