Thursday, February 14, 2019 / by Amy Norris
EC - E what? Elevation Certificate (nothing to do with elevators: ) What is it and why might you need one? An Elevation Certificate is an important tool that documents your building’s elevation. This Fact Sheet provides valuable information for homeowners about elevation certificates and flood insurance. This link explains why your insurance company may require you to have one. They previous owner, insurance company, county, builder or city may have an older one. Otherwise, either the Buyer or Seller may need to get a new one from a land surveyor. It is usually in the best interests of the Buyer to have a new land survey and elevation certificate done ordered at the same time for a cost savings and most up to date info. https://www.fema.gov/media-library/assets/documents/32330
Monday, December 10, 2018 / by Amy Norris
City of Gulf Shores INTERACTIVE MAP ZONING, ETC. ZONING, COASTAL CONSTRUCTION LINE, L&O Line, FLOOD MAP, Parcel info and city limits. Just click on link and add the layer or description you are looking for and contact anyone at the AmyNorrisTeam.com for any questions or properties you are interested in....no pressure, just answers as your Gulf Shores resource.
Thursday, January 19, 2017 / by Amy Norris
ORANGE BEACH, AL — The hum of machines, clattering of nail guns and banging of hammers is being loudly reverberated across the landscape of both Orange Beach and Gulf Shores. (from Condo Owner Magazine)*
A look at the agenda for the Orange Beach Planning Commission’s meeting on Monday harkens back to the days of the mid-2000s boom period.
That bustling activity is likely to continue as the commission will address a new condo tower west of the Cotton Bayou Beach Access, 69 homes next to Villages of Romar on the beach and 56 town homes on a lot in Canal Square Lane behind Blalock’s Seafood.
“That reminds back from the days of 2006 and 2007 when we were busy,” City Planner Griffin Powell said.
On Sept. 27 the Gulf Shores saw the preliminary approvals for a potential of 1,208 homes and multi-family units on 178-acre former site of Woodlands Golf Course, a 98-room Comfort Inn hotel on the north side of East Beach Boulevard and 106 apartments at Bon Se ...