ZERO LOT LINE A form of cluster housing development in which individual dwelling units are placed on separately platted lots. They may be attached to one another, but not necessarily.
ZONE An area set off by local ordinance for specific use, subject to certain restrictions or conditions.
ZONING A method of regulating use of real estate by dividing a city or other area into zones and designating which uses may be permitted for land in each zone.
ZONING MAP A map of the local jurisdiction that indicates current zoning designations.
ZONING ORDINANCE The set of laws and regulations, generally at the city or county level, that control the use of land and construction of improvements in a given area or zone.