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Guidelines for Garage Conversions ADUs


I helped the Casita Coalition develop a document that is useful for homeowners who want to create an ADU by […]

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Having a Separate Electric Meter for an ADU


When adding an ADU to a property, some homeowners definitely want to have a separate electric meter, especially if they […]

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Where to Buy “How to Build an In-Law Unit in California”


My publisher for How to Build an In-Law Unit in California, Inspire Press, will be shutting down on December 31, […]

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Seminar – December 2, 2020 – Much Ado about ADUs


Iā€™m teaching an ADU seminar for the Sacramento Association of Realtors on Wednesday, December 2 from 9:00-10:30am. To find out […]

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Bay East Insider Live Talk Show


I was on Bay East Insider Live in October talking about ADUs. Bay East Insider Live is a talk show […]

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ADU Companies Are Raising the Standard in the Construction Industry


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            When a homeowner considers starting a remodeling or home expansion project, one common concern is finding an honest, reliable, […]

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Prefab or Traditional Construction ā€“ Which Should I Choose for My ADU?


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For a homeowner who wants to add a detached ADU, there is an important choice to make: Purchase a prefab […]

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Seminar – Sept. 2: What’s New with ADUs in 2020


I’m teaching an ADU seminar for the Bay East Association of Realtors on Wednesday, September 2 from 10:00-11:30am. To find […]

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There Are Many ADU Companies. Which One Should I Choose?


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The Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) industry in California is booming! After the 2017 California ADU laws went into effect, many […]

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Benefit from Low Interest Rates By Refinancing and Building an ADU


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Currently, mortgage interest rates have reached an all-time low, prompting a lot of homeowners to refinance. Borrowers with good credit […]

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