A tract of land divided by the owner, known as the sub-divider, into blocks, building lots, and streets according to a recorded subdivision plat, which must comply with local ordinances and regulations; the most common type of housing development created by dividing a larger tract of land into individual lots for sale or lease.

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subdivision and development ordinances plat map