May 17, 2017
10:00 am – 12:00 noon Bortin Hall Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church 55 Eckley Lane, Walnut Creek
EXPLORING NEW OPTIONS IN AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Have more space than you really need? Want to reduce your housing costs? Learn how the new Junior Accessory Dwelling Unit (JADU) legislation and code changes make sharing your home more feasible. Find out about the shared housing option and why it can help add more affordable housing.
Dynamic speakers include:
Andrew Smith, Senior Planner and Code Enforcement Office, Walnut Creek:
“JADU/ADU Legislation and City Housing Programs” Nelda H. Braver, Owner, Braver Designs:
“Potential Constructions Costs on Renovations” Angelica Vivet,Mortgage Loan Originator, U.S. Bank:
“Financing JADU Renovations” Annette Balter, MPH Director Senior Resources, CCC, Episcopal Senior Communities:
“Shared Housing, Best Practices, Challenges, and Recommendations” Suzanne Llewellyn, Immigration Advocate:
“Sharing my Home, Ups and Downs” Jasmine Tarkoff, Co-convener, Multi-faith ACTION Coalition
"What can we do. How can we use the strategies discussed."