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General Guidance and Regulations
ADU Guidance and Regulations from the State of California
Guidance from Santa Cruz County
Construction Cost Estimating
Fees and Related Costs
Financing and Lending Information
Interest Rates, Lenders, and Mortgage Calculators
These websites can provide updated information on interest rates and other lending information. Also included here are local lenders (Santa Cruz County Bank, and Lighthouse Bank).
Calculating Increase in Assessed Property Value
Landlord and Rental Information
Landlord Advice for New Landlords
Sources for Current Rent Data
ADU Plans Available for Download