Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education Kaplan University School of Professional and Continuing Education

Commercial Real Estate and Municipal Planning: Zoning Class (4-Credit Hours)

NM Commercial Real Estate and Municipal Planning: V.III Zoning Class

Price: $69.00

Credit Hours: 4

Key Points:

If you are not up-to-date with zoning, it can easily change the course of a deal!

Zoning can be defined as a tool or mechanism that is used in planning and utilization of land. This is most commonly put into practice through the various branches of local government. The term zoning is derived from the practice of assigning set, permitted use of lands based on mapped areas that separate one land use from another.

This course is outlined to provide an easy-to-follow overview of some of the main elements that revolve around zoning, as they apply to commercial real estate. We will also lay out a simple format to follow when it comes to local municipal planning.

Topics Include:

  • Zoning history
  • Zoning categories
  • Application of zoning
  • Basic exceptions in zoning

This course is a core elective.