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Can Modular Homes Save Ski Towns?

Can Modular Homes Save Ski Towns?

Can modular homes solve the affordable housing crisis in Mammoth, Big Bear  and other ski towns across the West, and maybe even save the planet as an added benefit? “It's an evolving industry that is getting better every day,” said Michael O’Connor, principal and...

Encinitas Plan for Permit-Ready Granny Flats

Encinitas Plan for Permit-Ready Granny Flats

ENCINITAS (NEWS 8) – As the state’s affordable housing crisis worsens, the City of Encinitas has launched a bold new initiative to encourage its homeowners to do their part. It’s an initiative that promises to increase housing density while keeping its neighbors’...