Land Development



Features
November 01, 2001

How a new study helps debunk the cost-of-growth myth, once and for all.

Features
October 01, 2001

Counties and local governments in the Chicago area were recently put on notice -- ensure that their residential development fees conform with state laws or face an imminent threat of litigation

Features
October 01, 2001

Proposed regulatory changes for wetlands development activities would bring almost no flexibility or regulatory relief to the Clean Water Act Section 404 program and would modify only slightly the onerous wetlands Nationwide Permit (NWP) restrictions i...

Features
August 01, 2001

Builders on Cape Cod are waging a fight over quick action moratoriums.

Features
August 01, 2001

Rezmar makes its name building in emerging neighborhoods of Chicago.

Features
July 01, 2001

In a case closely watched by home builders and property rights advocates, the U.S. Supreme Court late last month narrowly ruled in favor of a Rhode Islander who was repeatedly barred by authorities from building a beach club and 74 homes on 18 acres of...

Features
July 01, 2001

Despite the good economic times of recent years, it’s estimated that more than 5 million renter households nationwide have critical housing needs, meaning they spend more than half of their income on housing or live in severely inadequate units.

Features
June 30, 2001

NAHB Opinion: We didn’t hire a marching band this spring when the National Association of Home Builders and the National Association of Counties agreed to work more closely to create sustainable local communities, but it was nevertheless a landmark eve...

Features
June 30, 2001

Bedfellows do not get any stranger than when Carl Pope, executive director of the Sierra Club, takes the dais with Gary Garczynski, first vice president of the National Association of Home Builders, and the resulting “debate” is more than amicable.

Features
May 01, 2001

Land-use, zoning and subdivision guidelines that alter the pattern of home building as we know it.

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