BUILDING ON YOUR OWN LOT IN HISTORICAL NEIGHBORHOODS

BUILDING ON YOUR OWN LOT IN HISTORICAL NEIGHBORHOODS

Dan Larson - Monday, March 18, 2019
BUILDING ON YOUR OWN LOT IN HISTORICAL NEIGHBORHOODS
The City of Tampa has designated Hyde Park, Seminole Heights, Tampa Heights and Ybor City as historical neighborhoods and provided District Overlays with strict rules for new structures. Ybor City and Tampa Heights still have some beautiful, affordable vacant lots, as well as lots with teardowns available. So how do you navigate the requirements to build a new house on one of those lots? The first step is to understand why there are District Overlays. Take Ybor City for example. The city says:…