Navigating Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP) permitting standards for ADUs.

ADUs

There’s great news for the City of Los Angeles. Residents can now legalize or permit Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) if they fall inside a Los Angeles Department of Water & Power (LADWP) easement. ADUs in LA are also known as: Garage ConversionsGranny FlatsIn-law QuartersBackhousesBackyard Homes A Brief History of ADUs in Los Angeles In the …

YimbyLA! Quoted in Curbed Article, “Will California’s new ADU laws create a backyard building boom?

YimbyLA!'s founder, Ira Belgrade, was recently quoted in the real estate section of Curbed. In the article, Ira talks about the opportunity where, “People will be able to have an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) and a junior ADU on single family lots, or they can convert two garages on a duplex lot.” If you’re interested …