Movement influence the zoning and housing codes for the single-family residences across the United States? California? How has it already begun to shape the realm of housing?

A3 – Housing Futures Paper Introduction The purpose of this assignment is to keep an open research dialogue as to what you have learned are best practices and approaches to housing for future generations. Goals To create a 2 to 3 page paper (1000 words minimum) showcasing the things learned in this seminar and how you believe the housing future will move. Task In a essay style format, answer one of the following prompt and compile an argument based on what you have learned from this course.

Prompt 1 How will the Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) movement influence the zoning and housing codes for the single-family residences across the United States? California? How has it already begun to shape the realm of housing? Consider the following ideas as you prepare your paper:

1) What are some of the laws that have been passed recently that expand the use of the ADU in California?

2) What does the ADU do for a single-family residence?

3) What zoning and what areas of our nation’s cities have the most to gain from the ADU?

4) What is the key demographics for the ADU?

5) How can the ADU combat homelessness? Homeownership? The Rental Market?

Prompt 2 If the U.S. had one method to help improve the affordable housing market in our cities/metropolitan areas what would be the method you would think to be most effective? What would you want to see? Consider the following ideas as you prepare your paper:

1) The country is starting to get rid of single-family residential zoning in our metropolitan areas.

2) What housing methods allow for ownership and can help develop family equity?

3) Not all zones can have high-rise or medium-rise buildings. What is the missing middle?

Site all research and provide images with captions to support your thesis ideas. Find more recent articles or resources to support for your articles beside the two provided.