Accessory Dwelling Units
|You may want to consider taking advantage of the change in State law which made it easier to add a second house, called an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU), to your residential zoned property.|
What is an ADU?
An ADU is an additional dwelling unit that could provide affordable housing options for family members, friends, students, the elderly, in-home health care providers, the disabled, and others.
Where is an ADU allowed?
|Is a building permit required
for an ADU?
Yes, you will be required to obtain a Building Permit to ensure that the new house meets all the zoning, building, health & safety codes.
What size ADU is allowed? How big?
Examples for allowable ADU sizes are provided below: