How are development rights transferred?
Development rights shall be transferred only by agreement, deed, easement or other written document that shall be recorded in the Land Records of Harford County. The document shall identify, by metes and bounds, illustrated by map, the exact area from which the development rights are being transferred. The Department of Planning and Zoning shall approve the document prior to recordation. This document limits future development of, or transfer of, additional development rights.

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1. What is the purpose of the Transfer of Development Rights (TDR) program?
2. Where can development rights be transferred from (sending areas)?
3. How many development rights can be transferred?
4. How many times can a development right be transferred?
5. How are development rights transferred?
6. Where can development rights be transferred to (receiving areas)?
7. Can development rights be transferred from one AG zoned parcel to another AG zoned parcel?
8. How many development rights can be transferred from an AG zoned parcel to another AG zoned parcel?
9. How many development rights can an AG zoned parcel receive from another AG zoned parcel?
10. Can an AG zoned parcel both send and receive development rights?