Beaverton is working to update city rules about where different types of housing can be built in residential neighborhoods. As we explore ideas as part of the Housing Options Project, we would like your help to understand how private agreements limit housing variety (current or in the past) and influence who lives where.Read More Do Private Rules Limit Housing Options in Your Neighborhood? Let us Know!
In mid-November, the state is expected to approve proposed rules meant to implement a 2019 state law that requires large cities, such as Beaverton, to allow duplexes on most lots and triplexes, quadplexes, cottage clusters and townhomes in residential areas where single-family detached homes are allowed.Read More Housing Rules for Single-Family Neighborhoods to be Finalized
Most residential neighborhoods in Beaverton limit new housing to single-family detached homes. Did you know that wasn’t true until the 1970s?Read More Housing Types of the Past to Shape Beaverton’s Future