zero lot line

zero lot line

A type of construction in which the building sits directly on the property lines. It is usually prohibited by setback requirements in local zoning or in deed restrictions.

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The Oakmont neighborhood in Collierville has many homes that are zero lot line.
There wasn't a luxury of space to work with, since "it's not much bigger than a zero lot line," she says, so choosing the right plants for each space was critical.
It also includes a zoning analysis of a hypothetical "mixed" building with residential and community facility uses; comparisons of the contextual and non-contextual (or "height factor") zoning options available in the city's moderate-density districts and; an expanded glossary with illustrated plain-English definitions of more than 150 terms from Attic allowance to Zero lot line building.
define the following terms: setback, zoning regulations, property lines, right-of-way, easement, and zero lot line
Zero lot line designs with side court and rear loading garages place a strong emphasis on outdoor views, deck, patios, and side verandahs.
Noting the condominium and zero lot line markets really took a beating during the recession, Thomas predicts they will be slow to recover.
A variety of housing types is envisioned -- targeted to first-time buyers through retirees -- that will include town homes, garden apartments, duplexes, single-family detached condominiums and zero lot line cluster homes, as well as conventional single-family detached homes.
The big reason a lot of people don't like zero lot line is that you give up so much in the way of design options," he says.
The walled and gated community of zero lot line homes will include 19 lots, seven of which back to a 1.
The Truckee Union Pacific Project is located adjacent to downtown Truckee and will use high-density zero lot line town homes to allow for the greatest possible number of units with close proximity and easy access to employment opportunities, commercial centers, public amenities and other town services.
Construction on the project has already commenced on a mix of zero lot line family homes and estate homes priced from $485,000 to $625,000, together with a complete amenity package including an eighteen hole golf course with practice range, a community clubhouse, a separate golf clubhouse, tennis courts, a playground, basketball courts and an in ground swimming pool.
On this urban campus, we are building up to the property line on three sides and within just feet of a helipad on the other - essentially a zero lot line with almost no staging area," stated McCarthy Project Director Steve Mynsberge.