Large corporations often have legacy assets verging on obsolescence and thus contributing little of economic value; these frequently include land and facilities held in a company’s portfolio. A common strategy is to restore value by converting such property to higher and better uses. However receiving permission to make changes in land use can be a complex and daunting task.
Securing a master plan amendment, property rezoning, or site plan and subdivision approval requires sensitivity to the local community’s aspirations and an attunement to grassroots social and political expectations. As companies consider greenfield development projects or repurposing existing sites, assurances of a reasonable, predictable and timely approvals outcome become fundamental to a project’s success.
BLS & Co. helps companies, investors and institutions navigate the complex and politically-charged process of redeveloping or repositioning property in a manner that adds value for the community and the landowner. Our services are built on two distinct directions:
Our land use services include: