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Friday, October 11, 2013
Chapter 8 Questions
1)The two main attitudes of developers are to
spend money and to take as much risk as possible.
2)The difference between productivity analysis and
highest and best use is that productivity analysis determines a site’s
suitability for a proposed use; whereas highest and best use of a site is the
use that results in the greatest productivity.
3)Relationships in real estate are not important,
especially for developers.
4)If a project seems viable to a developer, they
should gain control of the site by purchasing it.
5)A project’s compatibility with the immediate
environment and its impact on neighborhood attractiveness and property values
are public concerns that could damage a project’s public support and endanger
6)A document issued by the appropriate local
government allowing a newly constructed or renovated building is ready for
human occupancy is called a ______.
b.Certificate of occupancy
7)An assurance made by a third party stating that
the original party will perform according the terms of the contract is a
8)Ordinances that are instituted by local
governments designed to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public