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Real Estate - June 28, 2019

Is there a granny-unit building boom on the horizon?

From finance to construction, Palo Alto startups help homeowners navigate the process

by Cierra Bailey

Terri Brown never thought much about "granny units" until she purchased a home that came with one on the property in 1987. Now, the Palo Alto real estate associate said she's a big fan of the small accessory dwelling units, known as ADUs, that often are used as rental units, guest houses, offices or art studios.

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