LAND: Private homeowners to place an ADU on their property.

Bayside Housing is taking an urban infill model, utilizing an approach placing backyard cottages (or ADUs) at private residences, and managing the tenants while ensuring the units meet affordability standards through the agreed-upon time period. This program is still in development and the laws and regulations governing ADUs and tiny homes are in flux right … Read more

TIME: Help build a boarding house.

Bayside Housing is taking an urban infill approach and working to develop a boarding house with six efficiency units that share a common entry while allowing for tenant autonomy and privacy. The boarding house will include an on-site manager. Each unit within the boarding house will meet the requirements for people who use housing vouchers, … Read more

MATERIALS: Donations or discounts of building materials for self-build homes.

Habitat for Humanity of East Jefferson County is currently building five homes in three locations in Port Townsend and Port Hadlock. Homebuyers must be below 80% AMI and able to qualify for an affordable, low-interest mortgage. Habitat’s model of self-builds keeps homeownership costs affordable for buyers. You can support this effort by donating or providing discounts … Read more