1. What are the local zoning codes?
- How tall can the building be?
- What are the setbacks from the property line?
- Is the proposed use allowed?
- Is the proposed bulk and density allowed?
2. What are the applicable building codes?
- What materials can the building be made of?
- Is the building size limited by the materials selected? (Example: wood buildings are limited in size)
- What are the applicable energy codes?
3. Are there utilities available at the site?
4. What other infrastructure might be necessary?
5. Can an existing building be made accessible to people with disabilities?