Land Use Consulting

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Outdoor Perspectives is a real estate and land use consulting firm that provides support, expertise and project management, addressing the multitude of challenges that arise in real estate development. Our passion is to implement sound development practices for clients and to help them meet their objectives. Balancing project goals and schedules with regulatory requirements is crucial to moving a project successfully through completion.

With over 20 years of experience, we strive to achieve our clients’ goals by combining our knowledge of the development process with innovative strategies to create solutions. We coordinate and manage a wide range of projects that vary in scope, scale, and location; from new subdivisions to boundary line adjustments; from rural developments to downtown Seattle; from feasibility to certificate of occupancy—we can help complete your project’s final objective.

    We offer a wide range of services including 

    • Boundary Line Adjustments
    • Subdivisions
    • Pre-Development Consulting
    • Due Diligence / Feasibility Analysis
    • Governmental Meetings
    • Project Scheduling 
    • Site Development Estimating
    • Entitlement Strategy
    • Zoning Certificates
    • Construction Permit processing

    Land Use

    Feasibility study nightmare

    During the final days of my client’s feasibility period to purchase a property, they requested that I go to Seller’s office to review some additional documents.   It seems…Read more

    No skeletons in the closet

    The power of the pen! (Or, “The pen is mightier than the sword”.) We’ve heard these clichés before—there is power in the pen and there are benefits of good…Read more

    The Owner’s Advocate

    The opposition against Jeff McCann and McKinley LLC’s (“McCann”) endeavor to short plat a property near Ravensdale WA, King County Department of Permitting and Environmental Review, (“County“), denied their short…Read more

    What our clients have to say

    “I worked with Jeff on a recent multimillion dollar real estate transaction. The deal required a tremendous amount of knowledge and expertise as the entitlement issues are significant. While Jeff represented the counter party to the transaction, he always held the highest ethical standards. I would definitely recommend his work.”

    Jack Hedge

    Director, Real Estate and Industrial Development

    Port of Tacoma