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San Francisco says Twitter needs permits for its office bedrooms

The Architect's Newsletter

The post San Francisco says Twitter needs permits for its office bedrooms appeared first on The Architect’s Newspaper. Back in December, Twitter employees posted photos of makeshift bedrooms company leaders erected in conference rooms at Twitter’s San Francisco Headquarters.

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When Do Homeowners Need a Permit for an Addition?

Architecture Ideas

With all the time and effort you’re pouring into this renovation, don’t get caught without the most important thing — a home addition permit. . Additions are designed to add space to your existing lot or building, so they’ll always when do homeowners need a permit for an addition. .

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Price of carbon permits has fallen

Brandon Donnelly

At the beginning of this year , I predicted that we would see the price of carbon continue to rise, and in particular the price of EU carbon permits. Back in January, the price of EU carbon permits were hovering around €80 per tonne.

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Converting Commercial Property to Residential Property – Permitted Development Rights Explained

The Architecture Designs

It has recently been confirmed by the UK government that they will be implementing a new permitted development right (PDR) which will enable many business and commercial properties (defined as Class E) to be converted to residential use (defined as Class C) without planning permission being required.

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Finally — garden suites are now permitted in Toronto

Brandon Donnelly

So hire an architect and file for a building permit — it’s go time. Some of you might remember that Toronto City Council approved new garden suite policies earlier this year.

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Permit south to boost capacity at Glasgow's sole landfill site

Urban Realm

Barton Willmore, now known as Stantec, has prepared plans to expand the only landfill facility within the City of Glasgow to permit its continued operation for up to a decade.

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Crinkled roof permits net-zero Gullane apartments to see the light

Urban Realm

Plans for a net-zero apartment block have been brought forward for Gullane , East Lothian, to replace an unlisted bungalow on Main Street.

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California’s ADU Solar Requirements: Does My ADU Need Solar Panels?

Santa Cruz Architect

It’s important to note that these standards only apply to ADUs for which permitting was submitted after January 1, 2020. That’s because additions and conversions can be permitted as alterations instead of new construction.

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Architects for Urbanity receive Varna Library building permit and release updated images

Architects for Urbanity

The mayor of Varna, Ivan Portnih, stated in the media that the construction of the Library will start later this year, following the approval of the Library’s building permit from the local authorities earlier last year.

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The California Coastal Commission

Santa Cruz Architect

Development usually requires a Coastal Development Permit from either the Coastal Commission or local government. The Commission is the primary agency which issues Coastal Development Permits. Santa Cruz Architect building permit processing planning process assistance

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Toward more multi-family housing

Brandon Donnelly

This first one shows new housing permits in the metro areas of Atlanta, Chicago, and Washington DC, according to their urban, suburban, or exurban status. The urban core accounted for about one-third of new housing permits in Chicago, and only 15% of permits in Atlanta and DC.

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Basic Steps For Creating An ADU

Santa Cruz Architect

If you have an existing ADU that is not currently legally permitted, you may find that some of these steps may not apply to you as you go through the process of obtaining city approval and getting your ADU registered. Pre-Construction/Permitting. Steps For Building Permit Approval.

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The Role of Architects in Construction Projects

Santa Cruz Architect

Santa Cruz Architect building permit processing construction administration construction contract documents planning process assistanceArchitects are in charge of design and project planning, and they are also responsible for the visual appearance of buildings and structures.

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Govan wet basin to host 170m warship assembly hall

Urban Realm

BAE Systems will host a live consultation later this afternoon on plans to infill a wet basin at Govan to permit the erection of a 170m long shipbuilding assembly hall.

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Metro Reports: 7124 N Mohawk, 5515 SE Woodstock, 7500 SE Division, and more

Next Portland

A building permit is under review for 7124 N Mohawk Ave, designed by Wright Architecture. Next Portland covers the highlights of the Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed each week.

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Historic Haddington maltings complex put to work once more

Urban Realm

A historic maltings building in Haddington has been lent a new lease of life by Will Rudd following its rehabilitation to permit the production of malt extract products.

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Merchiston garden room replacement embraces modern living

Urban Realm

The local fast track decision permits demolition of an existing garden room and internal reorganisation to remove an interior timber stair to permit construction of an open plan kitchen/diner and snug.

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Edinburgh's Union Canal opens up in a switch from scrap to students

Urban Realm

A project team led by the landowner and Fletcher Joseph Associates propose to demolish all existing buildings and structures to permit development with publicly accessible routes from both Yeaman Place and Dundee Street to the Union Canal - the

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Metro Reports: NW 23rd and Marshall, Zeal Lofts, 2251 SE 92nd, and more

Next Portland

A building permit is under review for the NW 23rd and Marshall Apartments, designed by GBD Architects. Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week.

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Shawlands Arcade reimagined as a high density green lung

Urban Realm

This blank slate approach will permit the pavement Updated plans to redevelop Shawlands Arcade have been shared at a second-stage consultation event helmed by the current owners, Clydebuilt LP.

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University at Buffalo students are constructing tiny homes to fight homelessness

Archinect

Image courtesy of University at Buffalo The process began with students designing prototypes for tiny houses, which were developed into permit-ready construction documents for three homes in Syracuse, New York.

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Prestwick Airport expansion to deliver a horizontal launch spaceport

Urban Realm

South Ayrshire Council has prepared a proposal of application notice (POAN) to expand Prestwick Airport to permit its use as a horizontal launch spaceport.

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Canongate student flats bid gains consent on appeal

Urban Realm

The reversal permits the construction of 76 studio rooms for postgraduate students at Edinburgh University, requiring the A bid to build student accommodation on a former 19th-century gasworks in Edinburgh has been approved on appeal.

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Helensburgh leisure centre is ready for business

Urban Realm

Run by liveArgyll the pierhead facility will open to the public on 3 September, but a 190 space car park is already available for use, to permit clearance of the existing car park during demolition of the old swimming pool.

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bKL’s Thomas Kerwin is named one of Chicago Cityscape’s Top 5 Architects of 2022

Chicago Architecture

Chicago Cityscape named Thomas Kerwin, bKL Founding Principal, one of Chicago’s top 5 architects, based on the average estimated project cost supplied in each project’s building permit application.

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KHouse Modern Progress Update | Life of an Architect

Life of an Architect

We received our permit at the end of October of last year so I know what you’re thinking … why haven’t you started construction? about me Lets Work Together Frequently Asked Questions Do you want to be an Architect?

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Metro Reports: Modera University District, 8958 SE Clinton, 6375 N Lombard, and more

Next Portland

Next Portland covers the highlights of the Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed each week. The proposed Modera University District went before the Design Commission for an advisory meeting in May.

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Metro Reports: 3755 and 3763 N Williams Ave, YBP Ankeny, PCC Metro Center, and more

Next Portland

Building permits were issued for a two building development at 3755 and 3763 N Williams Ave. Next Portland covers the highlights of the Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed each week. Ground floor shell retail – no occupancy this permit.

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Metro Reports: Tiller Terrace, The Josephine, Brooklyn Apartments, and more

Next Portland

Next Portland covers the highlights of the Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed each week. A building permit was issued for a project at 8120 SE 11th Ave : New 3 story 19 unit apartment building with associated site work; no off street parking.

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luceplan’s koinè by mandalaki fuses light with acoustic comfort

designboom

for 2022, koinè's technology expands as the decorative cone becomes a cap in 60% recycled felt that reduces the resonance of sound waves, permitting acoustic comfort.

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Metro Reports: Hattie Redmond Apartments, Artists Repertory Theater, 6907 N Maryland, and more

Next Portland

A building permit was issued to Lever Architecture for the renovation of the Artists Repertory Theater. Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week.

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Metro Reports: Lewis & Clark College Templeton Campus Center, Freewell, 8935 SE Powell, and more

Next Portland

A building permit was issued for renovations and additions to the Lewis & Clark College Templeton Campus Center , designed by ZGF Architects. Next Portland covers the highlights of the Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed each week.

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Updated ADU Laws: SB 897 and HCD’s ADU Handbook

Santa Cruz Architect

ADU and JADU (Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit) permits can’t be denied for nonconforming zoning conditions, building code violations, or unpermitted structures on the property, unless they pose a threat to public health and safety. Concurrent Permit Review. Retroactive Permitting.

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Aberdeen church amalgamations clear the way for dozens of homes

Urban Realm

Working with David Murray Associates the religious body has applied for planning in principle to demolish Northfield Parish Church at Byron Crescent to permit 16 flats to be built.

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Metro Reports: Sandy Pine, Modera Main, 550 MLK, and more

Next Portland

Every week, the Bureau of Development Services publishes lists of Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed in the previous week. Trash enclosure permit separate.

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Metro Reports: 148th Ave Apartments, Holgate Library, 701 NE 7th Ave, and more

Next Portland

Next Portland covers the highlights of the Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed each week.

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Metro Reports: Traditions at Hazelwood, 2631 NW Upshur, 1375 N Killingsworth, and more

Next Portland

Next Portland covers the highlights of the Early Assistance applications, Land Use Reviews and Building Permits processed each week. Demo’S Of Existing Structures Under Separate Permits.

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