John DL Arendsen, Crest Backyard Homes "ADU" dealer & Contractor  (CREST BACKYARD HOMES, ON THE LEVEL GENERAL & FACTORY BUILT HOME CONTRACTOR, TAG REAL ESTATE SALES & INVESTMENTS)

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Debe Maxwell, CRS
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Could it be because it's California?!  LOL

May 12, 2018 06:55 AM
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   Will you be required to install $28,000 solar panels on the roofs?

May 12, 2018 08:02 AM
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Did you forget that San Diego is in California - The Land of Oz?

May 12, 2018 07:44 AM
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Kevin J. May
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It's easy to see the advantages but the detractors are seeing more infrastructure problems that could quickly become exacerbated. The study went on for more than 10 years before implementation now the experiment is law. I too would have 2nd thoughts if it were happening here.

May 12, 2018 07:20 AM
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Barbara Todaro
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if it's taking California so long, I'll be dead and buried by the time MA is even thinking about it.... 

May 12, 2018 06:56 AM
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John,

Bureaucracy makes a snail's pace look like a 4 minute mile.  Happy Saturday, A

May 12, 2018 06:34 AM
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The need is so great as is the need to consider consequences.  One of the big problems is to anticipate those who would abuse the opportunity and cause unintended consequences.

May 12, 2018 07:55 AM
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Michael Jacobs
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Hello John - progress and change can move quite slowly at times...bureaucracy always does. . .

May 12, 2018 08:40 AM
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Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor, ePRO, CRS, RCS-D
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RED Tape paves the road to CA. Keep the Faith baby!

May 12, 2018 08:28 AM
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This will be a good blog topic for you. Some of us are not familiar with the new laws.

May 12, 2018 07:38 AM
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could be due to poor coverage

May 12, 2018 07:10 AM
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Great question.

May 12, 2018 05:32 PM
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Diana Dahlberg
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It's California.  Need you say more? 

May 12, 2018 06:32 PM
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Gita Bantwal
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Thanks for sharing 

May 12, 2018 03:48 PM
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Wayne Martin
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It is called politics. And politics are not logical!

May 12, 2018 03:23 PM
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That is a good question..

May 12, 2018 01:09 PM
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Nina Hollander
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When politicas are involved, Joh, all sort of crazy and inexplicable things happen. 

May 12, 2018 08:57 AM
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Tony Lewis
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They lost the Chargers, enough said!

May 13, 2018 03:54 PM
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John Juarez
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I have to be a NIMBY on this one...because my back yard is not big enough for an ADU.

May 13, 2018 08:56 AM
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Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
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I am sure other municipalities will 'jump onboard' soon enough with your involvement. Good information for others to share.

May 13, 2018 08:15 AM
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Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
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Debe Maxwell, CRS nailed this one!

May 13, 2018 05:03 AM
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John DL Arendsen - Here comes California....

(Missed the even in San Diego - the next one is in August 5-7. Let us meet.)

May 12, 2018 11:38 PM
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Inna Ivchenko
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I'm in L.A. hood, we do not have it. 

May 12, 2018 08:26 PM
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Government at all levels is why. It is tough getting anything new started.

May 12, 2018 07:38 PM
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???

May 12, 2018 11:09 AM
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I have always thought government moves like a turtle.

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Sybil Campbell
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I agree with Debe Maxwell, CRS on this one.

May 13, 2018 01:01 PM
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Gabe Sanders
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I don't have a clue.

May 13, 2018 05:25 AM
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Has it ever been fast?

May 12, 2018 08:33 PM
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Looking forward to the day when we can raise chickens in our backyard, may take a new mayor for that though.

May 12, 2018 08:16 PM
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Dave Halpern
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San Diego, sigh

May 12, 2018 07:20 PM