He said that the board, in compliance with the government's decision to encourage vertical construction, decided to increase the floor-area ratio
for buildings on roads with a 300 feet right of way or more.
During Monday's meeting, the board considered a number of issues, including creation of a commercial strip in Sector I-9, renaming various thoroughfares, plot cancellation and restoration policy, by-laws, change of floor-area ratio
(FAR), development of Sector I-15 and handing over land to the Federal Government Employees Housing Foundation (FGEHF).
The maximum allowed height on the property is 250 feet, with a 9-to-1 floor-area ratio
The project would have also needed variances for setbacks as well as for exceeding the permitted floor-area ratio
. The BZA approved the synagogue portion of the plan but rejected the catering facility.
According to the report, in the allotment letter, it was clearly defined that the floor-area ratio
of the building would be 1:5 with 100pc coverage and the number of storeys was ground plus four, thus capping the height of the building.
There wasn't a calculation of the floor-area ratio
, commonly used to express density.
However, they also cited the Manila zoning ordinance provisions of only 'a floor-area ratio
of 4' (equivalent to a maximum of 16 but small stories) and a recommended institutional land use (e.g., schools and public buildings only) for the zone.
8119 for issuing zoning and building permits despite the Torre de Manila's non-compliance with the floor-area ratio
Sitting on an 111,500-square-foot lot, the 90,000-square-foot building is zoned M1-5, which allows for light manufacturing as well as residential and other commercial uses, and has a floor-area ratio
26, 2010 (CENS)--To inject fresh vitality to urban areas and stimulate economic activities, the government will start pushing the reconstruction or renovation of old buildings via subsidy and the incentive of floor-area ratio
, according to the "action plan for the urban-renewable industry," passed by the Executive Yuan (the Cabinet) yesterday (Nov.
Content of asset to be transferred Type of asset: The trust beneficiary rights of real estate Location: 2-1-23 Hakataeki Higashi, Hakata Ward, Fukuoka City Building Structure/ Number of stories: Steel-framed, partially steel reinforced concrete eight-story building with a flat roof and one-story basement Date of construction: March 31, 2001 Total floor area: 8,111.25m2 (see note 1) Purpose: Offices, banks, retail premises Property area: 1,385.89m2 (see note 1) Zoning: Building land Floor-Area Ratio
: 100% Building-to-Land Ratio: 600%