Could Your Backyard Help Ease the Affordable Housing Crisis?

Sightline, October 2018

By: Sightline Institute

https://www.sightline.org/2018/10/22/could-your-backyard-help-ease-the-affordable-housing-crisis/

Accessory Dwelling Units

This blog posts discusses how some communities are using accessory dwelling units (ADUs) to increase the supply of income-qualified affordable housing. It profiles five pilot programs sponsored by a mix of local governments and private nonprofits in Los Angeles; Los Angeles County, California; Austin, Texas; Multnomah County, Oregon; and Seattle.