Before you get started with your project in the California Coastal Zone you need a Coastal Development Permit (CDP). This comes with a lot of uncertainty, and there are a few key factors that must be addressed in order to receive a CDP.
There is a shortage of housing stock in the Bay Area. Environmental protections and development constraints are greater than ever. Land values are climbing higher than at the height of the 2008 bubble. Many developments that began the planning process in the 2007-2008 era were shelved because of the national financial crisis. Now many of … Continue Reading »