floor area ratio

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floor area ratio

The ratio of floor space in a building to lot size; used in zoning regulations to restrict the size of buildings.
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The collective sale of Vista Park in South Buona Vista Road has been offered to Oxley Holdings at S$418 million, which is about S$1,096 per square foot per plot ratio (psf ppr), inclusive of an estimated S$72 million payable to the government to top up the site's lease to 99 years.
On average in Phnom Penh standalone villas have a plot ratio of 1.
The Authority will then collect the money owed in exchange of granting the company a new plot ratio.
By using the plot ratio, the housing sales area can be transformed into land selling area.
Dealing innovatively with Japan's strict plot ratio regulations, fujimoto has avoided the conventions of creating a courtyard or of setting a house as an isolated object within the site boundary.
A second observation concerns the surprisingly low plot ratio (ratio of total floor area to site area) of 3:1 across the site, perhaps reflecting the high proportion of open space (one third of the site) and retained historic structures.
1) x plot ratio factor + [(2) + (3)] x plot ratio + (4) x adjustment factor + (5) or (6)
Formida was used to create NovaSprint's new Land Management and Development Plan Expert Systems, which automates management of Land-Use Planning and the checking of property development applications, including checks on: land use, site, plinth and developable areas, plot ratio, density, site slope, building height and setbacks, ownership.
47 ha site at Tuas South Link 3 (Plot 25) is zoned for Business-2 development and has a 20-year tenure with a maximum permissible gross plot ratio of 1.
Based on the price, even appraised according to the conservatively estimated plot ratio of approximately 1.
With a plot ratio of less than 3 per cent, compared with 50-60 per cent of urban sites, the first key decision was where to place the dwelling.
The lush landscaping resulted in a precinct-wide Green Plot Ratio of 6.