Simplicity Village in Chico gets real. Maybe a model for Mendocino's north coast? Rents expected to be just $200 a month.
Have you rejected the idea of a container house, or other factory built home because you feared it might not meet the requirements of local building agencies? Well the good news is California's Department of Housing and Urban Development has a Factory-Built Housing Program that not only ensures the health and safety of persons using or purchasing factory-built homes (FBH) or FBH building components, they also publish a Handbook for Local Enforcement Agencies, Builders, and the General Public to assist local building agencies and the public in their understanding of the manufacture, assembly, installation, post-installation alteration and code enforcement upon factory-built homes, their systems and their components.
Oregon's supporters and critics are weighing in on residential zoning changes. Do you think changes like the ones they're considering would be good in Fort Bragg or Mendocino County? www.opb.org/news/article/oregon-single-family-zoning-housing-house-bill-2001/?utm_source=Sightline%20Institute&utm_medium=web-email&utm_campaign=Sightline%20News%20Selections