Our attorneys provide a range of services to both our public agency clients and our nonprofit and tax-exempt clients in housing development approvals. Our attorneys have expertise in State Density Bonus Law, Supportive Housing, Housing Accountability Act, Housing Crisis Act, Housing Element, Subdivision Map Act, CEQA, and general land use law as it applies to housing development and regulation.
We assist our public agency clients when they receive housing development applications, from training them on new housing land use legislation, reviewing housing development applications they receive, and working with them through the project approval stage. We also advise our clients on their affordable housing programs and housing element updates.
Our deep knowledge of housing laws also applies to our nonprofit and tax-exempt clients. We assist housing developers navigate local land use laws as well as state laws applicable to their project. We help identify applicable laws that may benefit the project at the conceptual stage, work through development application issues with the local agency reviewing the project, and attend planning commission and city council meetings to support the project.
Goldfarb & Lipman offers experience and up-to-date advice in the constantly changing housing development laws.