Plot ratio

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Plot ratio

The gross floor area of a building divided by the area of its site. The basic ratio permitted is frequently modified by providing a bonus for arcades, setbacks, plazas, and the incorporation of existing buildings of architectural significance.

floor area ratio

The ratio of the total floor area of a building (excluding areas such as mechanical rooms or the areas of floors used exclusively for mechanical equipment) to the area of the lot on which the building is built.
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She said where planning and infrastructure permit and where environmental quality will not be compromised to an unacceptable extent, the HA will seek to increase public housing production through planning applications to the Town Planning Board for relaxation of plot ratios and building height restrictions for public housing sites.
With the central business district (CBD) growing in Phnom Penh residential properties with low plot ratios will phase out.
On average in Phnom Penh standalone villas have a plot ratio of 1.
In the course of the construction realization cramped plot ratios to be considered in the city center.
The planned children house replaced the Catholic Kindergarten "Boniface Wimmer-house" in the center, which shall be dissolved because the necessary due to the current needs assessment expansion measures at the existing site can not be performed because of the cramped plot ratios.
The sites have land areas of 6,988 sqm each and maximum permissible gross plot ratios of 1.