LA ADU Story: How a State Law Sent Granny Flats Off the Charts

Sightline, April 2019

By: Dan Bertolet, Sightline Institute

https://www.sightline.org/2019/04/05/la-adu-story-how-a-state-law-sent-granny-flats-off-the-charts/

Accessory Dwelling Units

This blog post discusses how a legislative change in California has translated into increased accessory dwelling unit (ADU) production. It analyzes California's limited preemption of local zoning for ADUs compares rates of ADU production in Californian cities to ADU production in the Seattle area.