Dickman Law Firm Knowledge, Experience, Dedication
Family Owned And Operated Since 2002
Call 239-330-6735
For Your Free Consultation
Se Habla Español
Menu Contact

Zoning Issues Take Center Stage With Event Venues

It is one of the hottest trends in wedding venues and an expanding new business concept for entrepreneurs. The rustic-themed wedding trend has injected new income into communities and created opportunities that did not exist before.

Cashing In On The Trend

Across the country, including Florida, enterprising business owners have built or renovated barns to cash in on the trend and provide an income stream from a sizeable property. There are many versions of this innovative business concept that fully comply with all zoning and permitting laws in their jurisdiction. However, there are many of these businesses that have been closed or have not been allowed to open due to zoning regulation and property use conflicts.

Awareness Matters

Some property and business owners’ zoning and land use issues are recent examples of how awareness matters when it comes to local land regulations. For some properties, it’s agricultural zoning does not allow event venue placement. Other properties have started their businesses without consulting zoning or building inspection laws. This situation is a lesson for prospective business owners to do proactive research and planning to avoid damaging consequences.

Zoning Regulation Consequences

The consequences of running astray from zoning regulations can be steep. Ultimately, in the case of purchasing a business or land to build the business on, an oversight can result in a real estate or business deal failing. Another unfortunate result is that customers of a closed event venue lose their wedding reservation and have to make other plans, sometimes at the last minute.

Plan Ahead

It is essential to get legal advice about land use and zoning when considering the purchase of real estate for any business venture. This is especially important when you are planning to use property in a manner unlike its previous customary use. Some proactive consultation can prevent expensive mistakes.

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Tell Us More About Your Case

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Email Us For A Response

Office Location

Dickman Law Firm
809 Walkerbilt Rd. Suite 7
Naples, FL 34110

Phone: 239-330-6735
Phone: 305-758-3621
Phone: 727-527-7150
Fax: 239-434-0940
Fax: 727-527-7180
Fax: 305-758-0508
Naples Law Office Map

Dickman Law Firm
P.O. Box 771390
Naples, FL 34107

Phone: 239-330-6735
Map & Directions

MAILING ADDRESS

Review Us

Phone:

Fax: