Advertise
Free Compliments of our Advertisers
Sonoma County Gazette
Deadlines
Subscribe
Menu
Photo: Nicolás Boullposa/Flickr
Photo: Nicolás Boullposa/Flickr

Do you love your granny (flat)? Talk to us about it and we'll pay you up to $350

Apr 29, 2019

Share:

By Maggie Fleming

As part of the County's housing initiatives, we are seeking homeowners with an accessory dwelling unit (ADU) (converted garage, basement apartment, granny flat, backyard cottage, etc.) or tenants who live in an ADU to participate in a project to get more ADUs built -- we’ll pay up to $350 for your participation! Specifically, we are looking to photograph/record people and their ADUs for a printed Inspiration and Idea booklet and video.

The videos and booklet will tell the story of folks, just like you, and their ADUs. Single-family homeowners or tenants who live in any type of ADU are encouraged to participate. We will work with you to make your spotlight accurately reflect your story. The videos will be strictly informational and we won’t use your address. We are also recruiting people who own or live in an ADU to participate in a focus group.

We are offering $100 if we can take photographs inside and outside of your ADU, and another $100 if you participate in a video ($200 total). We are offering $150 for participation in the focus group. You will also be helping your neighbors who are thinking about building ADUs.

The materials will be shared on an ADU website and in a printed inspiration book targeted to homeowners in Napa and Sonoma counties who are interested in building an ADU. The videos and photography will be shot on your property by a professional videographer in April or May 2019. All original footage/pictures will also be made available to you. Seewww.SecondUnitCenterSMC.org for a sample from another county.

For more information and to sign up, please visit www.TalkAboutMyADU.org/. We will review all applications and determine if you are a good fit for the video/photo project and/or the focus group. Respond by April 15th for priority consideration. Have questions? Contact  Joshua Abrams, 510.761.6001,abrams@bdplanning.com.

Comments:


Login to Make a Comment

Please support our sponsors:

Listen to KRCB FM on Our FREE Mobile App

Tune into KRCB any time - CLICK HERE to download the Live Streaming app

Local Guide for takeout food

Sonoma County Restaurants who offer Take-Out Food during the Corona Virus Shelter-in-Place.
NOT on our LIST & MAP? Get LISTED:
https://www.sonomacountygazette.com/submit-business.html

Shelter-in-Place Sonoma County Business Directory - Coronavirus-COVID-19 Mandate.

Shelter-in-Place Sonoma County Business Directory - Coronavirus-COVID-19 Mandate. This is a work-in-process. PLEASE HELP US by sending missing info to editor@sonomacountygazette.com.

Fine Tree Care - Sonoma County Tree Services

Visit Fine Tree Care WEBSITE for a List of our SERVICES - Testimonials and to request a FREE Estimate

Flip through the pages of the print edition of the 2020 Sonoma County Gardeners Resource Guide

Your 2020 GUIDE to support locally-owned garden businesses and natural landscaping practices.

LOCAL GUIDE to Cannabis Dispensaries and Delivery Services, Sonoma County & Beyond.

LOCAL GUIDE to Cannabis Dispensaries and Delivery Services, Sonoma County & Beyond.All dispensaries have verified their information.