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Public-images-osm logo.svg building = planned
Rendering in OSM Carto
Area building=yes.png
Group: Buildings
Used on these elements
should not be used on nodesshould not be used on waysshould not be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Status: deprecated

This tag combination is sometimes used to tag inexisting, only proposed buildings. In addition to all problems related to mapping proposed contructions this tagging scheme is creating problems for data consumers as Key:building have highly varied values and it is unreasonable to expect special handling of this value.