What is a buildable lot?
A buildable lot is a parcel of land described on a subdivision plat or in a deed recorded in the Harford County Land Records office in accordance with the laws applicable at the time it was recorded. The buildable status of a residential lot or a parcel of land is also contingent upon compliance with:
  • Zoning Regulations including building setback restrictions
  • The Building Code and approval of a building permit
  • Connection to water and sewer systems

Planning Department approval of a site development plan is required before obtaining a building permit.

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1. How is a property zoned?
2. What is a buildable lot?
3. What is a variance?
4. What is a special exception?
5. What is a special development?
6. What is a home occupation?
7. What is a concept meeting?
8. When is a Use and Occupancy Certificate required?
9. What is the process of subdividing land?
10. What is a final plat?
11. What is a site plan?