Hans on Housing: Meet Hans Riemer!

Meet Councilmember Hans Riemer, who is currently running for Montgomery County Executive! About this event Councilmember Riemer currently serves as an at-large member of the Montgomery County Council, where he represents more than a million people. Hans has been a strong voice on housing, transit, and affordability in the DMV. In particular, he has supported a progressive vision that creates … Read More

Zoning Change Would Allow More Flexibility for Accessory Dwelling Units

Zoning Change Would Allow More Flexibility for Accessory Dwelling Units

Property owners in the county would have greater flexibility to add accessory dwelling units under a proposal introduced last week by Councilmember Hans Riemer (D-At Large). Zoning Text Amendment (ZTA) 19-01 – Accessory Residential Units – Accessory Apartments, is intended to remove current barriers preventing homeowners from building these units. An ADU is a separate dwelling unit that is on … Read More