Mott Smith Recent Posts L.A.’s Transit Oriented Communities Program Likely to Benefit from A.B. 1401 By Mott Smith, Michael Manville and Anthony Dedousis | Jun 25, 2021 | No Comments Some observers have worried that eliminating parking requirements might have the unintended consequence of reducing affordable housing production, but we see no evidence of this - and see some evidence that it would help. Parking Requirements Are Not a Useful Bargaining Chip for Increasing Affordable Housing By Anthony Dedousis, Mott Smith and Michael Manville | May 19, 2021 | No Comments Opponents of A.B. 1401 concede that parking requirements are bad policy, but worry that removing them will undermine affordable housing production. Evidence suggests that's not the case.