building restriction

building restriction

Any one of a number of restrictions, imposed on the construction of a building or the use of land; may be included in a code or in other documents, e.g., a restrictive covenant; may be statutory or contractual.
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predial servitude, building restriction, or other real right
Powers sought to be exercised by homeowners associations and duties sought to be enforced by homeowners against homeowners associations pertain to the law of building restrictions. (48) Building restrictions, as defined by the Civil Code, "are charges imposed by the owner of an immovable in pursuance of a general plan governing building standards, specified uses, and improvements." (49) In order for the building restriction to be enforceable, there must be a general plan that is both feasible and capable of being preserved.
Others have chosen to create custom-designed gazebos--built as additions to existing homes--as a means of getting around the free-standing building restriction. Of course, this requires an architect's involvement, as well as an experienced construction crew.
The college's agreement with DiLorenzo included placing a building restriction on 250 feet of property, situated behind several other Main Street residences.
In the backdrop of building restrictions within a 15km radius of the two airports in the twin cities, the prime minister had also directed both authorities to make an easy procedure for the approval of site plans for high-rise buildings.
Stakeholders were briefed about the implementation of an agreement that relaxes building restrictions on land within the British military bases, during a meeting at the Presidential Palace chaired by President Nicos Anastasiades.
In the backdrop of building restrictions within 15km of Islamabad's two airports, the prime minister also directed both authorities to make the procedure to approve site plans for high-rises easier, adding: "Fix timeline for approval of site plans and they should be approved in one month period." He also said: "Do not go horizontal, but encourage vertical development to preserve more and greener areas." Khan said building high-rises would also provide affordable housing as homes in high-rises would cost less than horizontal construction.
We have taken other measures: We are introducing electric vehicles, building restrictions, cap-and-trade, renewable energy requirements upon our electric utilities there is so much we can do.
In an open letter published in the same issue of the village newsletter, Edwin Erni of GRACE stressed that they 'are particularly concerned about The Foundation's noncompliance with several building restrictions, and the resulting civil code violations which are negatively impacting the residents' quality of life.'
Islamic associations complain that local building restrictions makes it almost impossible for them to get licences to build mosques, meaning that they often have to use structures such as garages to hold their prayer meetings.
They are often covered by building restrictions to protect their character and atmosphere.
Concept is always the engine and the building restrictions are challenges.

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