Land Use And Zoning

CastroHaase is recognized as a trusted partner to navigate the legislative, regulatory and quasi-judicial processes that shape land use and development. To achieve swift success, we provide calculated strategies and leverage our working relationships with elected officials, agency leaders, staff professionals, consultants, and community groups. Our team delivers action and advocacy critical to project support in the District of Columbia and Northern Virginia.


Our proven results are attributed to the winning combination of our team’s cross-
disciplinary experience and our close connections with owners, developers, and users. Our team is poised and enthused to address your land use goals.

Our team is experienced in a full range of land use issues and entitlements, including:

  • In-depth analysis of development rights
  • Planned unit developments and zoning map amendments
  • Zoning variances and special exceptions
  • Administrative and judicial zoning appeals
  • Tax issues related to development
  • Special Taxing districts
  • Development applications
  • Alley and street closings
  • Inclusionary zoning