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Rate of Inhabited Mobile Dwellings on Residential Properties in One Portland Neighborhood

In June, 2020, I conducted some voluntary research to determine how many single family residential properties had an inhabited mobile dwelling. The Cully neighborhood consists of 12,595 residents, or 4,685 households. My survey found 65 inhabited mobile dwellings located on residentially zoned lots, which translates to a rate of 0.005/resident.

July 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

ADUs’ Tiny Relatives

Editor’s note: In a stunning turn of events, Portland has actually just moved ahead with some of the ideas described in the post and video below, temporarily ending enforcement of the habitation of mobile dwellings on residential properties.

November 22, 2016 · Leave a comment