How long is a building permit valid?

Typically, as long as work is being performed on the project, the permit is valid. It is required to obtain a valid inspection to verify ongoing construction. If 180 days elapse without an approved inspection, your permit expires.

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1. I am in a flood zone. The cost to repair my house will be more than 50% of the value of the structure. What am I required to do?
2. Where can I view the code books?
3. What are the requirements for repairing roof due to hurricane damage?
4. When is a building permit needed?
5. Where and how do I apply for a building permit?
6. What are the barrier requirements for a residential swimming pool?
7. When is a fire safety review or fire inspection required?
8. How long will it take to get a permit?
9. How long is a building permit valid?
10. How much does a building permit cost?
11. How do I request an inspection?
12. I plan to purchase or build a house. Can you tell me if it is in a flood zone?
13. What are the requirements for a mobile homes?