Wednesday, May 15, 2019
|Emerging neighborhoods: Families flock to west Boca Raton and Delray Beach|
|Delray Beach, FL|
|Published Friday, October 5, 2018 10:00 am|
All those wealthy buyers have increased demand for commercial services in the area, but there’s a limited amount of supply, Ezratti said. Most of this unincorporated part of Palm Beach County is in the Agricultural Reserve, traditionally a farming area. When developers build there, they must preserve land elsewhere in the Agricultural Reserve for farming or green space.
The County Commission recently approved the development of 750,000 square feet of commercial development in the reserve, a number that developers are close to reaching with new projects.