We have focused our over 20 years of experience in land use planning and development management into reports and analysis that offer significant value to our clients. These reports provide Land Development Business Intelligence to facilitate informed business decisions, and support land use planning and development applications.
Preliminary Planning Review - This report provides an overview of planning policy framework, development options and an opinion of the feasibility of obtaining the required approvals. The findings and analysis allow informed business decisions to be made before significant costs are sunk into a proposal. This report is also an important component of applications for Preliminary Consultation submitted in advance of full applications.
Zoning Compliance Review - This analysis evaluates compliance of a development proposal against the prevailing Zoning By-Law permissions and regulations in order to determine if the proposal is permitted as-of-right or if approvals such as Minor Variances or Zoning By-Law Amendment are required.
Planning Justification Report - This report is a formal document prepared by a Registered Professional Planner (RPP) in support of land use planning and development applications. The report establishes the rationale and framework for approval and the land use planning evidence in the case of an appeal.
Urban Design Brief - This report is prepared in support of a land use planning application in order to evaluate the merits of a proposal relative to the urban design policies, goals and objectives to the project context.
Project Monitoring and Peer Review - We act as a third party to the planning and development process to provide ongoing insight and overview of project status and key issues impacting budget and schedule.