2012 Build Small | Live Large Housing Summit brings ADU expertise to area builders

Home Builders Association

2012 Build Small | Live Large Housing Summit brings ADU expertise to area builders

Did you know the City of Portland is waiving a significant portion of the permitting fees to permit an Accessory Dwelling Unit until June 2013? Click Here for more information.

Did you know that Energy Trust of Oregon gives incentives for ADU buildings? Click Here for more information.

If you are a builder or remodeler, you can bring added value to the projects that homeowners are asking for with no extra permit fees and potentially receive some incentive dollars.

What’s that? You want more information about ADUs and how they can build your business?

Get out your calendars. Friday, October 26 is a full day of conference classes expanding on everything ADU. It’s a full day of great speakers and relevant topics for only $95. The HBA is partnering with DEQ, Metro and Cascadia to promote another way you can keep your business moving down the path of economic recovery and capture a new trend in the marketplace. There is an unstoppable demographic shift toward smaller households and the addition of accessory dwelling units. Infill models of development on urban lots present major opportunities for the future.

The 2012 Build Small | Live Large Housing Summit will gather leaders in the development, real estate, building and design sector from across the region for an intensive day of inspiration, project case studies and peer-to-peer learning. Industry professionals will see innovative designs and learn about the financial success stories emerging across our area.

Learn about:

  • Financing the small house
  • Emerging trends in urban development
  • Accessory Dwelling Units
  • Demographic shifts & market demand
  • Innovative, space-efficient design
  • How to identify your next buyer

This day long summit will showcase what is already possible and what development opportunities have yet to be tapped. Participate with the region’s most innovative and influential leaders.

Click here to sign up today!

For more information about the 2012 Build Small | Live Large Housing Summit click here.

Still need more convincing that ADU’s are your next big thing? Check out this recent report from the Oregon DEQ “Small Homes: Benefits, Trends and Policies.

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