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No Impact Fees! More Breakthroughs for ADUs!

From the office of Bob Weikowski, author of recently signed SB 13:  Excerpt from Fact Sheet on SB13:

SB 13 will ease the construction of ADUs by:

  • Requiring local agencies to charge ADUs less than 750 square feet zero impact fees. ADUs over 750 shall be charged proportionately in relation to the square footage of the primary dwelling unit. Local agencies still have the discretion to…

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Doors opening for ADUs and small homes

There is so much happening in this great opening we are seeing regarding the permitting of ADUs!  An Accessory Dwelling Unit can be part of your main house or stand alone in your yard.

As the state of California recently mandated that cities must allow people to build (code compliant) backyard additions & cottages, city by city the policies are adapting to be complaint…

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Planning Departments are A-Changin'

I have been talking with 11 Planning Departments so far and reading about how the opportunities are developing for Tiny &/ or Small Houses in the San Francisco Bay Area and eventually beyond.  I have been looking for where opportunites may be for small houses which could be affordable for people who are not in a position to take on huge mortgages. Each Planning…

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