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Subject:  San Fran approves closet size apartments Date:  11/21/2012  8:49 PM
Author:  telegraph Number:  656466 of 888317

San Francisco’s building code got downsized Tuesday with the Board of Supervisor’s approval of a pilot program that will build efficiency units, or apartments with reduced square footage requirements.

The board, in a 10-1 vote at Tuesday afternoon’s board meeting, approved the ordinance that will change the definition of an efficiency dwelling unit to include units that are as small as 220 square feet, including the bathroom and closets.

Part of the legislation is a program that caps the construction of these mini-apartments, at yet to be determined locations, to 375 units.


My master bath and closet are bigger than 220 sq feet. My two car garage is bigger than 220 sq feet....

I'd bet intercst would fit in one of these. Him, his dog and his golf clubs and his laptop....

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