The ABCs of ADUs: A Guide to Accessory Dwelling Units and How They Expand Housing Options for People of All Ages

April 2019

By: AARP, Eli Spevak, Melissa Stanton

https://www.aarp.org/content/dam/aarp/livable-communities/livable-documents/documents-2019/ADU-guide-web-singles.pdf

Accessory Dwelling Units

This guide explains the multiple benefits of ADUs for property owners and communities and highlights opportunities to support ADUs through zoning. It provides a number of short project profiles to illustrate different types of ADUs and includes a framework for ADU-friendly zoning regulations.