Definition of Zero Lot Lines
Zero Lot Lines in Orange County
A Zero-lot-line home is a piece of Orange County residential real estate in which the structure comes up to or very near to the edge of the property line. Zero-lot-line house are built very close to the property line in order to create more usable space. A townhome is a type of property that may be zero-lot-line homes. They may be attached (as in a townhome) or detached, single story or multistory.
Zero lot line homes an attractive option for Orange County buyers who doesn't have the time or inclination to maintain a large yard. They are also an appealing alternative to condos because they offer greater privacy and independence while still being low maintenance. However, window placement, noise and a lack of privacy can be issues with these types of homes since there is little to no buffer zone surrounding them.