What is a corner block?
Regarding this, is a corner block good?
Pros: Depending on your location and local authority requirements, building heights and setbacks on a corner block may be more advantageous, allowing you to build right up to the title boundary and to a greater height.
Subsequently, question is, are corner properties desirable? Agreed. Corner lots are less desirable, and when comparing houses for value we value a bit less for being on the corner. The exception to this is if the neighborhood is zoned for businesses, from a business standpoint a corner lot is more desirable as it gets more traffic, higher visibility, and more parking..
Beside this, what is a stretcher block?
Concrete stretcher blocks are used to join the corner in the masonry. Stretcher blocks are widely used concrete hollow blocks in construction. They are laid with their length parallel to the face of the wall.
Are corner lots worth more or less?
A-Corner lots used to be considered more valuable than interior lots. The advantages include neighbors on only two sides instead of three and more light and air. Also, the garage driveway takes less space as it enters from the side street.