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Accessory Dwellings

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Accessory Dwellings, from most recent to least.

1.4 Million ADUs: Some Interesting Stats About Granny Flats

1.4 Million ADUs: Some Interesting Stats About Granny Flats

Nena Perry-Brown | July 29th 2020

A recent report from Freddie Mac takes stock of accessory dwelling units in the US. ... read »

Office of Planning Report Recommends Introducing Gentle Density Changes to DC’s Single-Family Zones

Office of Planning Report Recommends Introducing Gentle Density Changes to DC’s Single-Family Zones

Nena Perry-Brown | April 27th 2020

Along with submitting the final draft of Comp Plan amendments to the DC Council, a report also explains how the city's single-family zones can... read »

Failure to Launch for Virginia’s Two-Family Zoning Bills

Failure to Launch for Virginia’s Two-Family Zoning Bills

Nena Perry-Brown | January 23rd 2020

The bills were first announced last month. ... read »

A Proposed Virginia Bill Would Effectively Ban Single-Family Zoning

A Proposed Virginia Bill Would Effectively Ban Single-Family Zoning

Nena Perry-Brown | December 19th 2019

If the bill becomes law, Virginia would effectively become the second state nationwide to end single-family zoning. ... read »

A Tiny House Marketplace

A Tiny House Marketplace

Nena Perry-Brown | October 9th 2019

For tiny living and modular construction enthusiasts, a new marketplace offers a wealth of options. ... read »

The ADU Approval Process in DC is Inefficient, But DCRA is Not Solely to Blame

The ADU Approval Process in DC is Inefficient, But DCRA is Not Solely to Blame

Nena Perry-Brown | September 6th 2019

UrbanTurf learned more about some of the pitfalls of the ADU approval process from an architect with years of experience guiding clients to... read »

A Look at a Proposed ADU in Logan Circle

A Look at a Proposed ADU in Logan Circle

Nena Perry-Brown | August 26th 2019

A zoning application would retrofit an existing detached garage to add an accessory apartment. ... read »

How Can Access to ADU Construction Be Expanded in DC?

How Can Access to ADU Construction Be Expanded in DC?

Nena Perry-Brown | August 14th 2019

As ADUs become more popular as an affordable housing option, leaders are sharing ideas about how to make their construction more accessible to... read »

Why There Could Be A Lot More Accessory Dwellings Coming to  Montgomery County

Why There Could Be A Lot More Accessory Dwellings Coming to Montgomery County

Nena Perry-Brown | July 24th 2019

Depending on who you ask, Montgomery County took a major step toward single-family houses becoming an endangered class of real estate  on Tuesday. ... read »

A Garage-to-ADU Conversion in 16th Street Heights

A Garage-to-ADU Conversion in 16th Street Heights

Nena Perry-Brown | June 20th 2019

As UrbanTurf continues to keep an eye on the accessory dwelling market in DC, today we highlight a recently-completed conversion. ... read »

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