Case Studies

Read Our Case Study: Pre-Approved ADU’s: A Tool for Revitalizing California’s Affordable Housing Struggle 

encinitas case study

 In this case study, we use data from the City of Encinitas' Permit Ready Accessory Dwelling Unit (PRADU) Program to examine the success of 'pre-approved' ADU plans in boosting more affordable options for renters. Based on Encinitas' program, we provide policy recommendations applicable to Greater Los Angeles and the Inland Region.