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Common Misconceptions About Senior Housing

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The purpose of this article is to highlight some common misunderstandings among the general public, including some subdividers, regarding senior citizen housing developments (i.e., “55+” housing). Real estate licensees often come across one or more of these misunderstandings in connection with representation of a buyer or seller of a home in this type of an […]

Accessory Dwelling Unit or Bootleg Rental?

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Call it granny unit, granny flat, mother-in-law quarters, in-law quarters, casita, secondary suite, guest quarters, guest house, accessory apartment, or simply bootleg rental.  They are here and they are legal. Last year the California legislature made that final term obsolete and took a dramatically firmer stance on one solution to the state’s housing shortage.  Local government […]

55+ Options: Redondo Beach

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Now in their golden years, the baby boom generation continues to shape our environment. Until about 10 years ago, senior housing in Redondo Beach was limited to a couple of rental complexes. One in north Redondo and one in south Redondo, they are both operated by non-profit organizations, and both have long wait lists. With […]