The developing of a new cell tower requires juggling several complex factors. A property owner must make sure their real estate is properly appraised, that they are abiding by local zoning laws, and that they have a strong lease agreement. Another major factor to consider is the environmental impact of a cell site and if local or state laws will restrict construction.
The boom of the internet, social media, and smartphone services would not have been possible without the expansion of our country’s telecommunications networks. As a whole, this network is highly dependent on the various contracts, leases, and agreements between hundreds of companies, each of which has to comply with various overlapping laws.