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3 Reasons Why Auxiliary Dwellings Units Can Cure America’s Housing Crisis

Auxiliary dwelling units (ADUs) are known by a few different names. The most common is accessory housing, or “in-law apartments”. Oddly enough, the latter name refers to the idea of the old-fashioned mother-in-law unit.   However, today they are growing in appeal as a way to address a more pressing problem than where to stash […]

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Know The Rules! ADUs and Their Laws

You might have a rough idea of what an accessory dwelling is, but do you really know what the actual definition is for cities and towns? The concept is simple. A building counts as an accessory dwelling if it is a second small dwelling on the same property or connected to your home. Examples include […]

Locations Leading the Way in ADU Development

Accessory dwelling units, or ADUs, are small living units located on the same grounds as residential housing. Due to the current economy, more and more families are banding together to help each other both financially and with domestic responsibilities. The U.S. population is aging, with nearly 20% now past retirement age. Rather than assisted living, […]


Things to Consider Before Building and ADU

  Are you interested in earning some extra income? Do you have extra land that could fit a home, the size of a garage? If you answered yes to these questions, it may be worthwhile for you to look into building an ADU on your property. While not all cities welcome the idea of an […]


What is an ADU?

  The phenomenon of tiny homes has swept the nation. With the popular network, HGTV highlighting these small homes, many are choosing to purchase a tiny home. Although this trend seems to be a new concept to many, the concept of small homes has been around for many years. Usually referred to as ADUs (auxiliary […]

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