Lack of Affordable Housing is a Suburban Problem, Too

Lack of Affordable Housing is a Suburban Problem, Too

As suburban rents and home prices continue to increase, many people find themselves being squeezed financially. One key factor is that both average monthly rents and home prices have boomed, but wage growth hasn’t kept pace. The suburbs have become a target of...
Mayor Proposes City of Poway, CA Pay for Accessory Dwelling Units

Mayor Proposes City of Poway, CA Pay for Accessory Dwelling Units

Poway Mayor Steve Vaus says he will present an idea for low-cost housing in Poway to the City Council . Vaus’ program is called HOMES or Home On My Extra Space. The proposal says the City of Poway pays construction costs for ADU or accessory dwelling unit on...
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,...