Permit Expeditor’s Perspective: The Balancing Act of Land Use and Entitlements

Permit Expeditor’s Perspective: The Balancing Act of Land Use and Entitlements Although Permit Advisors Inc is primarily a permit expeditor we often provide consults in the land use and entitlement processes. In this article I will dive into the key differences and drivers between land use planning and entitlements, then explain the delicate balancing act of both. As part of a holistic government relations strategy entitlements directly influence permits of every project: Retail permits Restaurant permits Mixed-Use permits Hotel permits Shopping mall permits Grocery store permits Gym and Health Club permits The list goes on and on. Land use, in …

May 2, 2018 By admin

Permit Expediters: Where Strategic Meets Tactical

By the time you are considering permit expediters for your project you already have a proposed strategy in place, and hopefully you have looped in said permit expediter as you developed that strategy. Permit expediters are where strategy meets tactical, meaning, that they execute your strategy and are the boots on the ground for you. Being at the plancheck reviews, doing the project check-ups, and updating trackers is our Modus Operandi. Concept As I stated above the hope is you bring permit expediters in early and often with your project to ensure the smoothest time to RTI (ready-to-issue). Bring us …

Apr 25, 2018 By admin

California Code Wars: Best California Permit Expediter

Being a California permit expediter I see firms from all over the nation try to break into the California market and not realize there are additional regulations tied to working in my home state. We’re going to talk, at a high level, conservation and energy regulations and some special reviews. While other states have adopted these regulations they have adopted them differently. California Evironmental and Energy Laws No conversation on California regulations would be complete without mentioning CEQA (California Environmental Quality Act). This act mandates state and local governments to identify environmental impacts and actions they will take to avoid …

Apr 18, 2018 By admin

Why We Became America’s Favorite Permit Expediter

I’m often asked why I decided to become a permit expediter and I’m more than happy to give them an account as to the need for a quality permit expediter in the industry. First, I chose to become a permit expediter to create the mom and pop feel of a small company and bring that to national brands. Essentially, marry the efficiency and business savy of national retail brands to the specialized attention of smaller firm. Now, let’s talk about how we became America’s favorite permit expediter Solutions Approach Before I started Permit Advisors Inc I realized that many permit …

Apr 11, 2018 By admin