Sidebar Frequently Asked Questions Relating to Residences

How large or how high can I build my house?

To know how high or how large you can build your house, you must know what zoning designation your property has. When you know the zone, you can use the table below as a guide.

Zone Height (not higher than)
RPZ 3 stories or 36 feet
R-1 3 1/2 stories
R-15 3 stories or 36 feet
R-30 3 stories or 36 feet
R-45 3 stories or 36 feet
R-60 3 stories or 36 feet
M single and two families- 36 feet
MX 3 stories or 36 feet
PRD contact Planning Department

Zone Lot Coverage (not greater than)
RPZ 25%
R-1 25%
R-15 25%
R-30 25%
R-45 25%
R-60 25%
M 50%
MX 30%
PRD contact Planning Department

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