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The Real Estate and Development Team at McGuire, Wood & Bissette is ready to assist you with your zoning and land use needs, whether you are a homeowner, business owner or developer. We have expertise in zoning and land use matters of varying sizes, types and complexities — from a homeowner needing a straightforward variance to a developer needing a combination of conditional permits and rezoning, title verification, regulatory compliance and incentives.

Real Estate Zoning Land Use Lawyer

With deep-rooted ties to Asheville, Buncombe County and Western North Carolina, and long-standing, working relationships with the various municipalities in this area, our Real Estate and Development Team is adept at helping you navigate the legal and political challenges you may face in in addressing your zoning and land use needs, such as:

  • Conditional and special use permits
  • Rezoning and conditional rezoning requests
  • Conditional use districts and conditional zoning
  • Variance requests
  • Development agreements
  • Development and subdivision ordinance compliance
  • Building and housing code compliance
  • Vested rights
  • Nonconformities
  • Protest petitions
  • Regulatory and administrative negotiations and approvals
  • Economic development and incentive negotiations
  • Procedural standards
  • Zoning and land use litigation