Encinitas ADU Ordinance is Approved!

February 5, 2019 John Arendsen

BACKYARD HOME anyone?   "The Everything You Need To Know About ADU's Workshop" to explain the Encinitas ADU Ordinance was a standing room only success. The backyard home event occupied both the main chamber and the adjoining hearing room. (200+- in attendance) and the goal was to give guidance about the newly promulgated Encinitas ADU Ordinance. ...

The Legal Pathway to UnPermitted Accessory Dwelling Units aka ‘BACKYARD HOMES’

January 1, 2019 John Arendsen

Unpermitted Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU) are fairly common in many areas of San Diego due to bureaucratic red tape.  Under the recently passed California Senate Bill 1226 it is now possible to obtain an "As Built" permit for a Non-Conforming or Unpermitted Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU). UNPERMITTED ACCESSORY DWELLING UNITS SOLUTIONS [caption i...

ADU’S (Accessory Dwelling Units) Made Easier in San Diego

May 7, 2018 John Arendsen

ADU'S (Accessory Dwelling Units) aka Backyard Homes, Granny Flats ADU'S (Accessory Dwelling Units) commonly known as backyard homes, casitas, granny flats or pool cabanas  are becoming more familiar to the San Diego County landscape thanks to easing regulations.   One by one San Diego's local jurisdictions are embracing the new California Sta...