Resources

Accessory Dwellings Blog – learn more about accessory dwelling units and read case histories with photos; note that the costs listed are mostly from Portland OR and and are significantly lower than in the Bay Area 

Tiny House Blog – “living simply in small spaces”

Marin Housing Authority Residential Rehabilitation Loan is available to lower-income homeowners and can be used to create an accessory dwelling unit

Marin Housing Authority Rental Rehabilitation Loan is available to any homeowner who agrees to house a renter who holds a Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) and can be used to create an accessory dwelling unit

Accessory Dwelling Unit Rental Agreement – This flexible agreement can be used for a lease or rental and was jointly developed by Lilypad Homes and Professional Publishing. It covers just about anything you might want to include in a lease – you select the sections that are applicable to your situation. It is available for purchase through the link above.