LA ADU Story: How a State Law Sent Granny Flats Off the Charts
Sightline, April 2019
By: Dan Bertolet, Sightline Institute
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.