How to Plan and Build an ADU


    1. At this workshop you will learn:

    2. Understanding site eligibility,
    3. Development process and costs,
    4. How to calculate the return on investment and the value of your investment,

    And much more!

    Please note: all of our classes are free to Gold Members. Please see below for more information.



If you’re an investor thinking of building an Accessory Dwelling Unit (“ADU” or “Granny Flat”), on one of your properties, this is the workshop for you!  Understand the basic planning and building regulations for ADU development and provide some insight on ADU regulations in Southern California.  Explore building options – what is “value engineering”?  What are the financing options available? Real-world designs and practical challenges. How to calculate your return on investment and of your investment. Sharpen your pencils and experience this emerging development to deal with our housing shortage.

This workshop will be presented virtually on June 12, 2021. Details about accessing the online class will be emailed to registrants closer to the workshop date.

The cost for Non-Gold Members is $99.00.

The workshop is free for Gold Members. To register as a Gold Member, please email, with the following information:

  1. Your Name
  2. The email address that you used to sign up as a Gold Member
  3. The date and name of the class you wish to attend

Gold Membership has many benefits. Please see our Gold Membership page if you are interested in becoming a Gold Member.