Hopefully some of his Patreons/fans can come to his aid. I don't know anything about this stuff other than my brutal experience getting my primary residence remodeled. It's very frustrating that it's so difficult to do cool stuff in this country with atoms vs. electrons if you're not really well capitalized.He needs a lawyer. The paper he was asked to sign (promising to leave) to get a permit for the boat cover is/was bullshit. Either permit a building or not, adding usage clauses to it is (I beleive) illegal.