Development Overview 05 - Entitlement

In this post of the development overview series, we will explain entitlement.

In real estate development, entitlement refers to the development rights of a property.  If a land owner wants a new use to be established, obtain variances from the zoning code, change zoning or the general plan designation on a property, then they will have to go through an entitlement or a discretionary approval process which means that the agency or jurisdiction does not have to approve it.

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Development Overview 03 - Finding the Money Part 1

This is the next post in our development overview series.  Assuming that the idea passes due diligence with flying colors, then you will need to secure the funds necessary to complete the project.  Before you approach investors, they will want to know the following:

  • Who you are and why should they invest ? Investors want to know if you are trustworthy and capable of completing a successful project

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