News | Yearly Archives: 2017

December 13, 2017 | Building Permits, NYC Department of Buildings (DOB)

New Trends for the New Year

See the latest NYC building trends with the new DOB Construction Dashboard

September 15, 2017 | Building Code, Building Permits

Ensuring Sprinkler Safety

Did you know that when working on alterations to existing sprinkler and/or standpipe systems you are required to provide Temporary Core Sprinkler Protection (TCSP)?

August 28, 2017 | Building Permits

Be in Compliance Inside and Out

The NYC Department of Building (DOB) has released new permit requirements for balcony enclosures that are more than 40 feet above street level.

July 20, 2017 | Construction Embargo

2017 Summer Streets Construction Embargo

Here’s what you need to know about the 2017 Summer Streets Construction Embargo

June 15, 2017 | Zoning

Eat, Drink, and Know Your Zoning Use Group

Did you know there are different zoning requirements based on the use of an entertainment venue? These zoning Use Groups are determined by the project’s location, whether the space is designed for both eating and drinking, and if there will be live music, singing or dancing on premises.