Definitions for "Floor Area Ratio"
Keywords:  footage, far, lot, gross, ratio
A term commonly used to indicate the allowable square footage of a building in proportion to land area, according to zoning requirements.
Floor area ratio or FAR is the amount of building square footage allowed, expressed as a multiple of the lot size, e.g.: a 50' X 100' lot with a FAR of 2.0 could have a maximum size of 10,000 square feet.
the term used to describe the intensity of development on a unit of land; it is determined by dividing the gross floor area of all buildings on a lot by the area of that lot.
Keywords:  limit
Floor Limit