A helicopter pad in the backyard of your estate has become one of the most requested luxury improvements with developers around the world. Certainly, homeowners with remote properties on islands and in the countryside have enjoyed this luxury for years, but only recently have many of the largest spec mansions, and major estates in the world included helipads in their designs.

Security and quick escapes have also added to the increase in demand especially in areas of high risk for fire and earthquakes as well as civil unrest and warfare.  And now with an aggressive market of passenger dronesrecently in development, permits will need to be updated to accommodate new technology.