Spot Zoning

Definition of "Spot zoning"

Arthur Rietman
Arthur Rietman Fathom Realty

Zoning a portion of land in a given area for different purposes than its surrounding functions. For example, a locality may decide to spot zone a vacant lot in a residential area for commercial purposes, Historically, spot zoning has not received favorable support in court.

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