In Focus: Demand for Industrial Land Surges
3 Aug 2022
As a zoning and land use attorney over the last 15 years, I have witnessed a lot of change. That change has been brought about by a host of factors including traditional — but increasingly less predictable — business economic cycles, the Great Recession, the affordable housing crisis, and the evolution of transportation technology and commuting options. However, in the last few years, some of the biggest land use changes in many parts of the country have been ushered in as a result of the seemingly insatiable need for warehouse facilities near large population centers.