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West Coast Permit Ready ADU Report

The WHA performed a first-of-its-kind, permit ready ADU program survey of nine (9) cities, across three states, to learn the successes, barriers and challenges of these programs. The City of Bellingham will be reviewing the results for consideration.

Reach out to the WHA Manager, with more questions, PowerPoint Deck, raw data, addendums and full presentation notes.

**All dollar figures and metrics in report are rough estimates provided by respective city staff. Exact figures can be obtained by reaching out to planning departments directly.

There are three (3) different ways to view the report:

  1. Full Deck is linked on our website as a PDF, here.
  2. Full PowerPoint deck is below, which is accessible with live links via a sign-in Microsoft 365 account.
  3. PNGs of slides below this deck, without a Microsoft account.