by Josh Stephens on Dec 19, 2022
CEQA, Housing Accountability Act, SB 9, Top Stories
SB 9 implementation, Builder's Remedy, the Berkeley enrollment case and more highlighted this year's planning and development news.
by William Fulton on Nov 28, 2022
ADU, Builders Remedy, Density Bonus, Housing, SB 9
The experience with both the builder's remedy and SB 9 suggest that we may have too many laws going in too many different directions at the moment.
by Josh Stephens on Jan 10, 2022
Cupertino, Housing, Los Altos Hills, Pasadena, SB 9
Some cities are welcoming the units, but others appear to be adopting regulations designed to put up barriers.
by William Fulton on Sep 18, 2021
Duplexes , Housing, SB 9, Zoning
It ends single-family zoning and clips the wings of local governments. But the bottom line is probably thousands of units, not hundreds of thousands of units.
by Josh Stephens on Sep 2, 2021
Housing, Legislation, RHNA, SB 10, SB 9
In a weird way, they actually increase local control. Planners have their work cut out for them.
by Josh Stephens on Jan 19, 2021
Duplexes , Housing , SB 50, SB 9, Single-Family Zoning
It can't really be about the buildings. It must be about the people.