The Design Review Board

Many communities will have a Design Review Board (DRB) which oversees new development or alterations to existing structures. An appointment is necessary to have your project reviewed by the board members at a public hearing. Usually the board will consist of five to nine members that must have experience in the disciplines of property development …

How do I get a Building Permit in Los Angeles?

The only way to answer this question with any certainty is, “Know exactly what it is you want to build, exactly how to build it, and make sure it can be legally built where you want to build it.” – That’s basically it in a nut-shell. Simple question, simple answer. If it were only that …