Build Small Live Large - a small housing market revival. A one-stop source about accessory dwelling units, multigenerational homes, laneway houses, ADUs, granny flats, in-law units… More people choosing to 'Build Small, Live Large' in Portland. A second, small home on a city lot: Conference examines Portland's position on tiny houses (photos and video) Speakers at the Build Small, Live Large Summit on Friday, Nov. 6, praised and criticized the City of Portland for its laws governing affordable housing, especially small, second dwellings sharing a lot with an existing standard-size house.
"Portland is a leader in the country in the emancipation of ADUs (accessory dwelling units)," small house advocate Alan Durning told a sold-out crowd of 500 conference goers at Portland State University's Smith Memorial Student Union. The number of permits to convert garages, attics and basements into self-contained apartments as well as build detached cottages has spiked since the city waived system development costs in 2010, shaving $8,000 or more off building costs. Conference goers applauded speakers explaining the city's position that make ADUs legal in most single-family zones and does not require separate off-street parking or for the owner to live on the property. "Portland has 148,000 single-family lots," Durning said. -- Janet Eastman.
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Join: John Anderson (Congress for the New Urbanism and co-founder & principal at Anderson | Kim Architecture + Design);Jim Kumon, Executive Director at Incremental Development Alliance; andEli Spevak with Orange Splot LLC For a one-day workshop that will provide technical skills and resources to navigate development financing, zoning and entitlement, site selection, and building design in order to assemble your own small scale real estate deal. The workshop will also address the process of becoming a developer, risk management, and basic business setup and contracting methods. Dates/Times: Community Financing Mixer - December 15th, 2015 Tickets, Portland. Invalid quantity.
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Building an Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) in Portland Oregon: *Classes and Consults* Building an Accessory Dwelling Unit on Your Property in Portland, Oregon *The class is the best option if you want a thorough overview of the whole development and construction process.
Read full class description below. One-on-one fee consultations *Best option if you want expert advice to ensure that you can build an ADU on your property before jumping into the design development process, have highly unusual site considerations, are considering several major accessory dwelling options on your site or sites, or have many specific questions around legality, finance, or site constraints. I'll provide personalized financing advice, ADU design considerations for your site, and guide you to your next steps in the ADU development process. $75/hr ($150 minimum). Register for the ADU class on Saturday, January 9th The ADU Class: A one-stop source about accessory dwelling units, multigenerational homes, laneway houses, ADUs, granny flats, in-law units… Tiny House design/consulting in Portland Oregon.
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