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What is an ADU?

What is an ADU, you might ask? Well, ADU stands for Accessory Dwelling Unit, which means another building for someone to live in, on your property. Planning departments do not like the term “Tiny Home”, as they often have wheels. They like foundations. So, we use the term ADU which is built to code when talking w/ planning departments.

Speaking of planning departments,…

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Potential for Tiny Houses and ADUs

This post is to share my exploration of the potential for Tiny Houses and other Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) in the San Francisco Bay Area in particular. Zoning and planning laws, of course, vary according to local views and needs, and some areas are updating their fees and laws to accommodate increased demand and density. To start, this newsletter will look at the…

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