SB9 Summary: 2022 Update

SB9 Summary: 2022 Update

As many of you may know, the new senate bill 9 (SB9) went into effect in January 2022. Since then, cities and counties in California have begun implementing the law in different ways. Some have welcomed it, while others have found ways to restrict it as much as...
ADU Rent Control: 3 Main Factors In California

ADU Rent Control: 3 Main Factors In California

With the housing supply diminishing, many cities have encouraged ADU development to offset this crisis. As a result, many people have begun building and renting out ADUs to help provide houses to low-income families and make some extra income for themselves during the...
7 Best Ways To Use ADUs: From Living Space To Art Studio

7 Best Ways To Use ADUs: From Living Space To Art Studio

Ever wonder what an ADU can do for you? If you have, you are a part of the growing number of people considering ADU Development in several states, including California. As such a versatile tool, how can an ADU be used to benefit your needs? Well, there are quite a few...
Must Know Differences: ADU, Tiny Home, Backyard Home & Guest Home

Must Know Differences: ADU, Tiny Home, Backyard Home & Guest Home

Additional dwelling units have been rapidly growing in popularity over the years. In 2020, The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC) identified 1.4 million properties in the U.S. with ADUs. Growing at a popularity rate of 8.6% a year means that number has...
ADU Size Limits in California: Minimum &  Maximum ADU Sizes

ADU Size Limits in California: Minimum & Maximum ADU Sizes

The development of ADUs in California has been on the rise. As a state battling homelessness with a housing production rate well below the rate of demand, ADUs offer a way to increase the housing supply in a way that is beyond traditional housing construction....
ADU Zoning Explained: ADU Zoning Laws

ADU Zoning Explained: ADU Zoning Laws

Are you looking to build an Accessory Dwelling Unit but are uncertain what ADU zoning laws are? You are not alone. Many people wonder what ADU zoning is and how it applies to them. ADU zoning laws provide rules about the type of ADU that can be built on your property....