How Backyard Cottages Could Help Close the Affordable Housing Gap

Sightline, August 2018

By: Sightline Institute

https://www.sightline.org/2018/08/15/adus-backyard-cottages-affordable-housing/

Accessory Dwelling Units

This blog post discusses the potential role accessory dwelling units (ADUs) could play in addressing a shortage of affordable housing in Cascadia. It highlights the lower average rents of ADUs and explains how increasing the supply of ADUs can free up housing subsidies for other residents.