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ADU's (Accessory Dwelling Units) are becoming more and more popular in California as rising home prices, lack of inventory and a growing interest in rental incomes create the perfect opportunity for California homeowners to earn extra income while providing affordable housing to the surrounding community... Read More
Many homeowners hesitate to take the first step towards a kitchen remodel because they doubt that the anticipated project cost will fit their budget. While some of us truly do have "caviar tastes on a tuna fish budget," taking the time to determine a scope of work is a great way to find out if the kitchen remodel of your dreams is really so far beyond your price range. In most cases, arming yourself with the right information can help you embark on a kitchen remodel that you'll love and fits your budget... Read More
Until now, you've loved everything about your older Santa Clara County home - the location, the craftsmanship, and the architectural details reminiscent of a time past. But, it's finally time to spring for an upgrade, including the best in modern amenities.…It's time to remodel this old house!.. Read More
In March, the Palo Alto City Council responded to the housing crisis with a vote to approve a series of zoning reforms that encourage the construction of accessory-dwelling units (ADUs)... Read More
ADUs, or Accessory Dwelling Units, continue to rise in popularity across the country. Under new California state law, the term "accessory dwelling unit" describes a small, self-contained residential unit located on the same lot as an existing single-family home. An ADU is generally smaller in size while still providing all the basic amenities found in a primary dwelling such as a kitchen, bathroom, and sleeping area... Read More