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Best Practices in Georgia Planning

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Accessory Housing Units

Allow, by ordinance, the inclusion of accessory housing units such as in-law suites or carriage houses in residentially zoned areas of the community. Encouraging accessory housing units is one means to bring affordable housing into all neighborhoods of the community.
  • We need to promote revitalization of some parts of our community
  • We'd like more affordable housing in our community
  • We'd like to increase the mix of housing (by size, type, and price range) in certain neighborhoods
  • We'd like to promote development of housing with convenient access to major employers
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