Oceanside Accessory Dwelling Unit Video A Huge Success
Oceanside Accessory Dwelling Unit Video A Huge Success and leading the field for the new California State Mandate.
As the months roll by many more jurisdictions are beginning to wrap their arms around myriad Senate and Assembly bills now requiring them to tailor standards and implement ordnance's that make it much easier for property/homeowners to add a BACKYARD HOME to their property.
However, many residents and citizens of cities and counties still continue to covet the NIMBY
mentality and swim against the tide that will eventually have its way. So many times we hear residents spew negative slurs about why their neighborhoods should be further impacted by increasing density. They don't want high density development i.e. mixed use mid-rise apartment and condo communities, They don't want new subdivisions. In many cases they don't even want infill development or redevelopment. And now many don't even want their neighbors to build a "granny flat" in their own backyard.
So, where do the folks who deliver your mail, bag your groceries, mow your lawns, teach your children and work in your homes have to live and how far must they commute each day to service your many needs? Housing will not be getting easier anytime soon. It will only become more difficult. It's time we all wake up and embrace the new reality for our lack of affordable housing.