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 main suggestions included installation of collapsible ladders, increase floor area ratio ( FAR), shift ground- based AC units to the terrace and a makeover of the facade.
Situated on Broadway between Leonard and Franklin Streets, the combined lots total 10,956 square feet and have a floor area ratio of 10.
Ensure that the building plan and floor area ratio ( FAR) are according to specifications laid down by the government authorities concerned.
The main suggestions include installing collapsible ladders and sidewalks between the first floors, increasing the floor area ratio ( FAR), clearing pathways by shifting all the ground- based AC units to the rooftops and faE*ade makeover.
Recent neighborhood land purchases for similar development have generally sold for prices ranging from $250 to $300 psf of Zoning Floor Area (ZFA), which is the allowable development size for an improvement after considering its land size and Floor Area Ratio (FAR).
In another people- friendly move, the minister said the floor area ratio will be increased in some types of buildings during the review of the Master Plan of Delhi 2021.
With the demand for residential real estate gradually outstripping the supply of land, the voices favouring a relaxation of the floor area ratio are getting sharper
The easterly 5,060 s/f lies in an M1-6 zoning district which has a floor area ratio of 10.
During a meeting at Lieutenant- Governor ( L- G) Tejendra Khanna's office, the DDA decided to regularise farmhouses that have come up prior to February 7, 2007, by allowing construction of up to 15 per cent of the floor area ratio ( FAR).