Flashcards in Chapter 5: Government Rights and Limitations on Private Ownership Deck (20)
Zoning ordinances generally control all of the following three ...
1. placement of a building upon the lot.
2. use of the property.
3. height restriction of building to be placed upon the lot.
The enforcement of the laws setting standards for construction methods and materials is accomplished by way of
the building permit system
__________ divides a community into areas that are set aside for specific uses.
The federal and state government's power to take private property for public use is known as:
One of the basic goals to land use planning is:
controlling population density.
The real property tax year in California is:
July 1 to June 30.
Previously established uses that are permitted to continue after a zoning change prohibits the use in the newly rezoned area is known as a:
n California, a zoning variance to allow commercial use in a residential zoned area can be granted by:
the local zoning authority.
the local building inspectors.
the local planning commission. None of the above
None of the above
Under the Subdivision Map Act, a subdivision with two to four lots, condominiums, and cooperatives file a __________ instead of tentative and final maps.
The comprehensive long-term proposal of property development in California is called:
the general plan
The government's power to regulate for the protection of the public health, safety, morals and general welfare is called:
A form of ownership wherein several buyers purchase undivided interests in real property with a right to use that property for a specific period is called a:
A subdivision that includes single-family residential lots that are separately owned as well as areas owned in common and reserved for the use of some or all of the individual owners is called:
a planned development.
Generally, schools, hospitals and churches are issued __________ by the zoning authority.
conditional use permits
Real property taxes in California become a lien on:
The Subdivided Lands Law applies to most subdivisions with __________ parcels.
five or more
The tax levied on each sale of real property in California is called:
a documentary transfer tax.
A final subdivision public report is issued by the:
Real Estate Commissioner.
The California law governing environmental quality is commonly referred to as: