Posts Tagged ‘Variances’

Hardship, Reasonable Use of Land, and Zoning Variances

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

UPDATE September 2013:  The 2013 legislation revising the board of adjustment statutes affects the standards for granting variances.  S.L. 2013 – 126 repeals the reference to “practical difficulties” and provides that to grant a variance unnecessary hardship must result from the strict application of the ordinance. Moreover, G.s. 160A-388(d1) is added to provide that “(i)t […]