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Meet the Stanford grad who created a 'plug-in' ADU to solve the housing crisis

Original post made on Nov 17, 2023

As California grapples with its housing crisis, one Stanford grad has come up with an affordable solution for families living in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park by designing "plug-in" ADU kits that convert garages into living space.

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Posted by Karl
a resident of Portola Valley: Westridge
on Nov 17, 2023 at 8:33 am

Karl is a registered user.

We need less people in the Bay Area, not more. And living in a garage (or apartment) is the new Californian standard and expectation? This is an embarrassment and just another sign of our tragic decline...

Posted by Menlo Lifestyle
a resident of Menlo Park: Suburban Park/Lorelei Manor/Flood Park Triangle
on Nov 22, 2023 at 9:02 am

Menlo Lifestyle is a registered user.

Now you can have a mini trailer park in your garage! YAY

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