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Alex Pedersen Misleads Voters on Property Taxes

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Alex Pedersen appears to not understand property tax in Washington State, despite having worked in government and his claims to "practical experience." Or maybe...

What to Know about Queen Anne Community Council’s Backyard Cottage Appeal

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On October 18th the Queen Anne Community Council filed an appeal to the City of Seattle's Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) on Accessory Dwelling Units...

Study Reveals Wealthy White Homeowners Benefit Most from Backyard Cottages

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So why have affluent neighborhood groups like the Queen Anne Community Council resisted proposed policy changes? Last week, the City of Seattle released a Racial...

Pour One Out for the True Victims of the Housing Crisis: Single Family Homeowners

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The Seattle Times Editorial Board weighed in on pending reform to increase backyard cottage and garage apartments in single family zones and it was...

Homeowner Group Coalition Sues to Block MHA Rezone

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A coalition of 24 neighborhood groups announced an appeal of the City of Seattle's Mandatory Housing Affordability (MHA) rezone plan. The alliance calls itself...

Map of the Week: The High Cost of Single Family Housing

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Sightline's Margaret Morales published a great piece yesterday using housing data to show that multi-family housing helps make Seattle neighborhoods more affordable. Detached single-family...

Is Seattle Divided Politically Between Renters and Homeowners?

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In the midst of election season it’s hard to keep up with the volume of candidate questionnaires and the information they offer. One questionnaire...

Predictable Disagreement And Surprising Agreements Where Single-Family Zoning Meets Multi-Family

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If you take the Route 44 bus all the way to the end of the line in Ballard, you'll find yourself at the intersection...