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Unformatted text preview: depending on location. There are different zoning and building codes depending on the area which may cause challenges in construction since this is a new concept. The problems facing these units are how to treat them for fire protection, sewer capacity, and compliance with the American with Disability Act since the property is being used as both private and commercial (Bowden, 2007, p. H25). The demand for these live-work units is growing and causing developers to construct more of them throughout the United States. There are issues still with zoning and building codes. These units are short in supply now since they are being built slowly. These new live-work units are a new growing trend in the economy as more people continue to work from home each year. Economics in the News 2 Reference Bowden, M. (2007, June 24). Live-work condos offer dual-purpose space. Orlando Sentinel , p. H25....
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- Spring '06
- building codes, Bowden, new growing trend, new live-work units