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ADU Handbook #2: Summary of Recent Changes to Accessory Dwelling Unit Laws

From the California Department of Housing and Community Development: “In Government Code Section 65852.150, the California Legislature found and declared that, among other things, allowing accessory dwelling units (ADUs) in zones that allow single-family and multifamily uses provides additional rental housing, and is an essential component in addressing California’s housing needs. Over the years, ADU […]

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ADU Handbook #1: Understanding Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) and Their Importance

From the California Department of Housing and Community Development: “California’s housing production is not keeping pace with demand. In the last decade, less than half of the homes needed to keep up with the population growth were built. Additionally, new homes are often constructed away from job-rich areas. This lack of housing that meets people’s […]

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