We get it.
To really make it work in the Bay Area, you've got to bring your creativity and entrepreneurial spirit to the table.
We are here
We are turning bright ideas into
We see homeowners as mission-critical, untapped partners in making it possible for people of all incomes and backgrounds to call the Bay Area home. Nonprofit organization Hello Housing is seeking a cohort of motivated homeowners who daydream about adding a second unit to their property, but could really use a trusted helping hand to help navigate the process and turn their
dream into a reality.
One Stop Shop
We heard you. 25% of Bay Area’s 1.5 million homeowners like the idea of adding a second unit, but the process feels overwhelming.
Would free feasibility and project management from a trusted nonprofit partner make the difference?
Let's find out!
San Mateo County's Second Unit
Are you a funder who cares about housing?
Contrary to popular belief, a little can go a long way in Bay Area housing. We are developing strategic, right-sized incentives that can motivate a homeowner to create public benefits for our community while achieving a personal goal.
If this sounds like an approach you'd like to learn more about,
we'd love to brainstorm with you about what's possible.
Got feedback on your ADU experience?
We’re working with diverse partners to make it easier for homeowners to build ADUs in the Bay Area. If you have feedback on challenges you faced while you were building – or trying to build – an ADU or JADU, please take a moment to share it with us.
Sharing your insights through HelloBright.org
will help us figure out what needs to be done
to improve the process.