The current section is

The Buzz About ADUs

Wednesday, July 24, 2024
9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

This training is designed to help real estate professionals understand the benefits and process for building energy efficient ADUs to meet client demand.

In recent years, state and municipal agencies have created programs and incentives to encourage Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU) development to meet the growing demand for housing. This four-hour training focuses on increasing real estate professionals' knowledge about ADUs, state codes related to ADUs, and how all-electric and energy-efficient ADUs can improve a property's value. This course was designed to respond to increasing client demand for properties with ADU potential, while providing a competitive edge in the market.

Course Highlights:

  • Learn about what makes a property ADU-ready/eligible
  • What is involved in the process of getting approved to build an ADU
  • Taxation, valuation, and financing options for ADU
  • ADU design, permitting, and building process (attached, detached, garage conversion)
  • Energy code requirements for ADUs
  • Details about the cost and health benefits of installing all-electric equipment and appliances, such as induction stoves and heat pumps
  • Resources to help your clients plan for the ADU (including a budget sample, contract types, development rebate programs, and more)
Mortgage Lenders
Real Estate Appraisers