Vancouver has changed its urban regulation in 2014, allowing faster laneway houses approval and construction. What’s a laneway house? A laneway house is a smaller, detached home located where the garage would normally go on a single-family lot.
Two side-by-side lots with two houses have been converted into seven residences, thanks to Sharper Architecture.
This multiunit project allows the owners to have a smaller ecological footprint and a greater energy efficiency than regular single-family homes while having a lot more friends! Read full article on Dwell.