Placer County
Placer County Housing Element
Placer County Housing Work Plan

Nevada County
Nevada County Housing Element

Town of Truckee
Town of Truckee Housing Element
Town of Truckee Housing Work Plan


Information about building homes for the “Missing Middle”:
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2017 Snap Shot of Housing Trends in California

Placer Housing Matters (Western Placer County)


American Tiny House Association
Tiny Home Company + Model
Story About Aspen Ski Corp Using Tiny Home Model for Local Housing
Powder Magazine | Aspen Times
Second Units in Placer County & Truckee (in-law units, granny flats, accessory dwelling units)
Answers from the experts on local rules in August Moonshine Ink
Low-cost tiny homes could help alleviate the housing shortage – Colorado Springs Independent
Tiny house zoning regulations: What you need to know – Curbed
Tiny house financing: What you need to know – Curbed

Oakland, CA Based Co-Housing Model
Community Metro Atlanta
Truckee Cohousing Effort Gains Steam


Mountain Housing:

What Does Privilege Have to do with It? – The View from Here (Capital Radio)
This Is What the Ski Town Housing Crisis Looks Like – Powder Magazine
Workforce Housing Trends in Ski Country—2016 Summary
Colorado Association of Ski Towns – Vacation Home Rentals: Issues, Emerging Trends and Best Practices

Housing Programs + Initiatives in Mountain Towns:
Jackson Hole, WY Workforce Housing Action PLan, 2015

Short-term Rental Opinions (AirBnB, VRBO, etc.):
Did AirbnB Kill the Mountain Town? – Outside 
The Vexing Problem of Short Term Rentals – Moonshine Ink How three Tahoe communities are dealing
Mountain towns learn to love – and regulate – short-term rentals

Housing Land Trust Model, Vermont: